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Gnarr
Gnarr
Written by Jon Gnarr
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781612194134
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Gnarr
How I Became the Mayor of a Large City in Iceland and Changed the World
Written by Jon Gnarr


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: June 9, 2014
Price: $23.95

In the epicenter of the world financial crisis, a comedian launched a joke campaign that didn’t seem so funny to the country’s leading politicians . . .

It all started when Jón Gnarr founded the Best Party in 2009 to satirize his country’s political system. The financial collapse in Iceland had, after all, precipitated... Read more >
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Duel with the Devil
Duel with the Devil
Written by Paul Collins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307956460
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Duel with the Devil
The True Story of How Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr Teamed Up to Take on America's First Sensational Murder Mystery
Written by Paul Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $16.00

BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE EDGAR FINALIST, MURDER OF THE CENTURY

In the closing days of 1799, the United States was still a young republic. Waging a fierce battle for its uncertain future were two political parties: the well-moneyed Federalists, led by Alexander Hamilton, and the populist Republicans, led by Aaron Burr. The two...

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Michael Ignatieff
The Lesser Evil?
Written by Derrick O'Keefe


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $16.95

One of the most influential intellectuals in the English-speaking world, Michael Ignatieff’s story is generally understood to be that of an ambitious, accomplished progressive politician and writer, whose work and thought fit within an enlightened political tradition valuing human rights and diversity. Here, journalist Derrick O’Keefe argues otherwise. In this scrupulous... Read more >
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Victor Serge
A Biography
Written by Susan Weissman


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $29.95

Revolutionary novelist, historian, anarchist, Bolshevik and dissident—Victor Sergeis one of the most compelling figures of Soviet history. Set against some of themomentous events of the twentieth century, Victor Serge reveals dauntless vigor of a man whose views often reflect the struggles of our own time. Read more >
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Stress Test
Stress Test
Written by Timothy F. Geithner
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804138598
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Stress Test
Reflections on Financial Crises
Written by Timothy F. Geithner


Format: Hardcover, 592 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2014
Price: $35.00

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Stress Test is the story of Tim Geithner’s education in financial crises.

 
As president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and then as President Barack Obama’s secretary of the Treasury, Timothy F. Geithner helped the United States navigate the worst financial crisis...

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Stress Test
Stress Test
Written by Timothy F. Geithner
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ISBN: 9780804138604
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Stress Test
Reflections on Financial Crises
Written by Timothy F. Geithner


Format: eBook, 592 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2014
Price: $14.99

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Stress Test is the story of Tim Geithner’s education in financial crises.

 
As president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and then as President Barack Obama’s secretary of the Treasury, Timothy F. Geithner helped the United States navigate the worst financial crisis...

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Stress Test
Stress Test
Written by Timothy F. Geithner
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ISBN: 9780804121187
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Stress Test
Reflections on Financial Crises
Written by Timothy F. Geithner


Format: Trade Paperback, 896 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2014
Price: $35.00

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Stress Test is the story of Tim Geithner’s education in financial crises.

 
As president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and then as President Barack Obama’s secretary of the Treasury, Timothy F. Geithner helped the United States navigate the worst financial crisis...

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Stress Test
Stress Test
Written by Timothy F. Geithner, Read by Timothy F. Geithner
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804165518
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Stress Test
Reflections on Financial Crises
Written by Timothy F. Geithner
Read by Timothy F. Geithner


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: May 12, 2014
Price: $50.00

New York Times Bestseller

Washington Post Bestseller

Los Angeles Times Bestseller

Stress Test is the story of Tim Geithner’s education in financial crises.

 
As president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and then as President Barack Obama’s secretary of the Treasury, Timothy F. Geithner helped the United States navigate the worst financial crisis...

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Stress Test
Stress Test
Written by Timothy F. Geithner, Read by Timothy F. Geithner
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ISBN: 9780804165525
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Stress Test
Reflections on Financial Crises
Written by Timothy F. Geithner
Read by Timothy F. Geithner


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 12, 2014
Price: $25.00

New York Times Bestseller

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Los Angeles Times Bestseller

Stress Test is the story of Tim Geithner’s education in financial crises.

 
As president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and then as President Barack Obama’s secretary of the Treasury, Timothy F. Geithner helped the United States navigate the worst financial crisis...

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Jeffrey Sachs
The Strange Case of Dr. Shock and Mr. Aid
Written by Japhy Wilson


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $16.95

An investigation of Sachs’s schizophrenic career, and the worldwide havoc he has caused.


Jeffrey Sachs is a man with many faces. A celebrated economist and special advisor to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, he is also no stranger to the world of celebrity, accompanying Bono, Madonna and Angelina Jolie on high-profile trips... Read more >
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The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan
The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan
Written by Elia Kazan
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ISBN: 9780385350419
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The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan

Written by Elia Kazan


Format: eBook, 672 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $19.99

This collection of nearly three hundred letters gives us the life of Elia Kazan unfiltered, with all the passion, vitality, and raw honesty that made him such an important and formidable stage director (A Streetcar Named Desire, Death of a Salesman), film director (On the Waterfront, East of Eden), novelist, and... Read more >
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The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan
The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan
Written by Elia Kazan, Edited by Albert J. Devlin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307267160
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The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan

Written by Elia Kazan
Edited by Albert J. Devlin


Format: Hardcover, 672 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $40.00

This collection of nearly three hundred letters gives us the life of Elia Kazan unfiltered, with all the passion, vitality, and raw honesty that made him such an important and formidable stage director (A Streetcar Named Desire, Death of a Salesman), film director (On the Waterfront, East of Eden), novelist, and... Read more >
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Jeffrey Sachs
Jeffrey Sachs
Written by Japhy Wilson
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ISBN: 9781781683293
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Jeffrey Sachs
The Strange Case of Dr. Shock and Mr. Aid
Written by Japhy Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $16.95

An investigation of Sachs’s schizophrenic career, and the worldwide havoc he has caused.


Jeffrey Sachs is a man with many faces. A celebrated economist and special advisor to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, he is also no stranger to the world of celebrity, accompanying Bono, Madonna and Angelina Jolie on high-profile trips... Read more >
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Presidential Lottery
Presidential Lottery
Written by James A. Michener, Introduction by Steve Berry
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804151603
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Presidential Lottery
The Reckless Gamble in Our Electoral System
Written by James A. Michener
Introduction by Steve Berry


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $11.99

In this eye-opening nonfiction account, world-renowned author James A. Michener details the reckless gamble U.S. voters make every four years: trusting the electoral college. In 1968, Michener served as a presidential elector in Pennsylvania. What he witnessed that fall disturbed him so much that he felt compelled to expose the very... Read more >
Report of the County Chairman
Report of the County Chairman
Written by James A. Michener, Introduction by Steve Berry
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ISBN: 9780804159241
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Report of the County Chairman

Written by James A. Michener
Introduction by Steve Berry


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $11.99

James A. Michener, the acclaimed author of sweeping historical blockbusters, chronicles his personal involvement in one of the most dramatic elections of the twentieth century: the 1960 presidential race between John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon. A relative newcomer to politics, Michener served as the Democratic chairman in his native Bucks... Read more >
The World Is My Home
The World Is My Home
Written by James A. Michener, Introduction by Steve Berry
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ISBN: 9780804151580
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The World Is My Home
A Memoir
Written by James A. Michener
Introduction by Steve Berry


Format: eBook, 528 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $11.99

Literary legend James A. Michener was “a Renaissance man, adventurous, inquisitive, unpretentious and unassuming, with an encyclopedic mind and a generous heart” (The New York Times Book Review). In this exceptional memoir, the man himself tells the story of his remarkable life and describes the people, events, and ideas that shaped... Read more >
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Not Cool
Not Cool
Written by Greg Gutfeld
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804138536
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Not Cool
The Hipster Elite and Their War on You
Written by Greg Gutfeld


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $26.00

Behind every awful, dangerous decision lurks one evil beast: the Cool.  
 
From politics to the personal, from fashion to food, from the campus to the locker room, the desire to be cool has infected  all aspects of our lives. At its most harmless, it is annoying. At its worst, it... Read more >
Not Cool
Not Cool
Written by Greg Gutfeld
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ISBN: 9780804138543
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Not Cool
The Hipster Elite and Their War on You
Written by Greg Gutfeld


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $12.99

Behind every awful, dangerous decision lurks one evil beast: the Cool.  
 
From politics to the personal, from fashion to food, from the campus to the locker room, the desire to be cool has infected  all aspects of our lives. At its most harmless, it is annoying. At its worst, it... Read more >
Not Cool
Not Cool
Written by Greg Gutfeld, Read by Steve Kramer
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804191579
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Not Cool
The Hipster Elite and Their War on You
Written by Greg Gutfeld
Read by Steve Kramer


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $35.00

Behind every awful, dangerous decision lurks one evil beast: the Cool.  
 
From politics to the personal, from fashion to food, from the campus to the locker room, the desire to be cool has infected  all aspects of our lives. At its most harmless, it is annoying. At its worst, it... Read more >
Not Cool
Not Cool
Written by Greg Gutfeld, Read by Steve Kramer
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804191586
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Not Cool
The Hipster Elite and Their War on You
Written by Greg Gutfeld
Read by Steve Kramer


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $20.00

Behind every awful, dangerous decision lurks one evil beast: the Cool.  
 
From politics to the personal, from fashion to food, from the campus to the locker room, the desire to be cool has infected  all aspects of our lives. At its most harmless, it is annoying. At its worst, it... Read more >
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Menachem Begin
Menachem Begin
Written by Daniel Gordis
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805243123
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Menachem Begin
The Battle for Israel's Soul
Written by Daniel Gordis


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $27.95

Reviled as a fascist by his great rival Ben-Gurion, venerated by Israel’s underclass, the first Israeli to win the Nobel Peace Prize, a proud Jew but not a conventionally religious one, Menachem Begin was both complex and controversial. Born in Poland in 1913, Begin was a youthful admirer of the Revisionist...

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Menachem Begin
Menachem Begin
Written by Daniel Gordis
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ISBN: 9780805243130
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Menachem Begin
The Battle for Israel's Soul
Written by Daniel Gordis


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $13.99

Reviled as a fascist by his great rival Ben-Gurion, venerated by Israel’s underclass, the first Israeli to win the Nobel Peace Prize, a proud Jew but not a conventionally religious one, Menachem Begin was both complex and controversial. Born in Poland in 1913, Begin was a youthful admirer of the Revisionist...

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Hugo Chávez: mi primera vida
Hugo Chávez: mi primera vida
Written by Ignacio Ramonet
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804170277
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Hugo Chávez: mi primera vida
Conversaciones con Hugo Chávez
Written by Ignacio Ramonet


Format: eBook, 752 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $9.99

Pocos personajes de la historia reciente han tenido el impacto de Hugo Rafael Chávez Frías (1954-2013). Presidente de Venezuela desde 1999 hasta 2013, su mensaje de las realizaciones de la Revolución Bolivariana inició un movimiento en América Latina que abrió el camino para dirigentes nuevos, de origen sindical, militante social, militar... Read more >
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Hugo Chávez: mi primera vida
Hugo Chávez: mi primera vida
Written by Ignacio Ramonet
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ISBN: 9780345805386
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Hugo Chávez: mi primera vida
Conversaciones con Hugo Chávez
Written by Ignacio Ramonet


Format: Trade Paperback, 752 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $18.00

Pocos personajes de la historia reciente han tenido el impacto de Hugo Rafael Chávez Frías (1954-2013). Presidente de Venezuela desde 1999 hasta 2013, su mensaje de las realizaciones de la Revolución Bolivariana inició un movimiento en América Latina que abrió el camino para dirigentes nuevos, de origen sindical, militante social, militar... Read more >
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The Elimination
The Elimination
Written by Rithy Panh and Christophe Bataille, Translated by John Cullen
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ISBN: 9781590516751
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The Elimination
A survivor of the Khmer Rouge confronts his past and the commandant of the killing fields
Written by Rithy Panh and Christophe Bataille
Translated by John Cullen


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $17.95

From the internationally acclaimed director of S-21: The Khmer Rouge Killing Machine, a survivor’s autobiography that confronts the evils of the Khmer Rouge dictatorship

Rithy Panh was only thirteen years old when the Khmer Rouge expelled his family from Phnom Penh in 1975. In the months and years that followed, his entire... Read more >
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