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The Way It Works
The Way It Works
Written by Eddie Goldenberg
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ISBN: 9781551992754
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The Way It Works
Inside Ottawa
Written by Eddie Goldenberg


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 24, 2009
Price: $13.99

The ultimate insider takes us behind the scenes, in the book everyone is waiting for.

As Jean Chrétien’s right-hand man for thirty years in Ministries all over Ottawa, Eddie Goldenberg got to know how things worked — especially from 1993 to 2003, when he was Senior Policy Advisor to the Prime Minister.

What... Read more >
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Condoleezza Rice: An American Life
Condoleezza Rice: An American Life
Written by Elisabeth Bumiller
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ISBN: 9780812977134
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Condoleezza Rice: An American Life
A Biography
Written by Elisabeth Bumiller


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2009
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Condoleezza Rice, one of the most powerful and controversial women in the world, has until now remained a mystery behind an elegant, cool veneer. New York Times reporter Elisabeth Bumiller peels back the layers and presents a revelatory portrait of the first black female secretary of state and President George W... Read more >
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The Translator
The Translator
Written by Daoud Hari
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ISBN: 9780812979176
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The Translator
A Memoir
Written by Daoud Hari


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2009
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The young life of Daoud Hari–his friends call him David–has been one of bravery and mesmerizing adventure. The Translator is a suspenseful, harrowing, and deeply moving memoir of how one person has made a difference in the world, an on-the-ground account of one of the biggest stories of our time: the... Read more >
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Pierre
Pierre
Edited by Nancy Southam
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ISBN: 9781551992013
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Pierre
Colleagues and Friends Talk about the Trudeau They Knew
Edited by Nancy Southam


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 19, 2008
Price: $14.99

#1 national bestseller

When Pierre Elliott Trudeau died in 2000, the outpouring of emotion was extraordinary. Thousands of people across Canada — and all over the world — mourned the loss of one of our greatest prime ministers, a man who touched the hearts and challenged the minds of a nation. In... Read more >
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This Time, This Place
This Time, This Place
Written by Jack Valenti
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ISBN: 9780307346650
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This Time, This Place
My Life in War, the White House, and Hollywood
Written by Jack Valenti


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2008
Price: $15.95

“[Jack Valenti] lived his life as a gentleman and patriot...He might have been the last of the breed.” —New York Times

An Influential and Varied Life

The list of notable names—people that Jack Valenti knew and with whom he worked—is astonishing. Aside from LBJ, there were Jack and Bobby Kennedy, Kirk Douglas, Frank... Read more >
Undiplomatic Diaries
Undiplomatic Diaries
Written by Charles Ritchie
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ISBN: 9780771075384
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Undiplomatic Diaries
1937-1971
Written by Charles Ritchie


Format: Trade Paperback, 608 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2008
Price: $24.99

With an Introduction by Allan Gotlieb

One of Canada’s most distinguished diplomats, Charles Ritchie was also a born diarist. Now, for the first time, Ritchie’s diplomatic diaries are collected in one complete volume, covering his entire career in the Canadian Foreign Service. Ritchie creates a startlingly vivid and perceptive portrait of daily... Read more >
Young Stalin
Young Stalin
Written by Simon Sebag Montefiore
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ISBN: 9781400096138
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Young Stalin

Written by Simon Sebag Montefiore


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $19.00

Based on ten years' astonishing new research, here is the thrilling story of how a charismatic, dangerous boy became a student priest, romantic poet, gangster mastermind, prolific lover, murderous revolutionary, and the merciless politician who shaped the Soviet Empire in his own brutal image: How Stalin became Stalin. Read more >
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Promises to Keep
Promises to Keep
Written by Joe Biden, Read by Mark Deakins
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ISBN: 9780739383902
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Promises to Keep
On Life and Politics
Written by Joe Biden
Read by Mark Deakins


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 30, 2008
Price: $25.00

“Nearly forty years after I first got involved, I remain captivated by the possibilities of politics and public service. In fact, I believe that my chosen profession is a noble calling. That’s why I wanted to be a part of it.”
–Joe Biden

As a United States senator from Delaware since 1973, Joe... Read more >
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Hugo!
Hugo!
Written by Bart Jones
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ISBN: 9781586421458
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Hugo!
The Hugo Chavez Story from Mud Hut to Perpetual Revolution
Written by Bart Jones


Format: Trade Paperback, 600 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2008
Price: $22.95

Ruling elites in Venezuela, the United States and Europe, and even Hugo Chávez himself though for different reasons, have been eager to have the world view him as the heir to Fidel Castro. But the truth about this increasingly influential world leader is more complex, and more interesting.. The Chávez that... Read more >
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The Prince of Darkness
The Prince of Darkness
Written by Robert D. Novak
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ISBN: 9781400052004
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The Prince of Darkness
50 Years Reporting in Washington
Written by Robert D. Novak


Format: Trade Paperback, 672 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $18.95

New York Times Bestseller

A landmark achievement

The Prince of Darkness is not simply the stunningly candid memoir of one of the country’s most influential reporters but also a riveting history of the past half century in American politics. Read more >
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Benjamin Disraeli
Benjamin Disraeli
Written by Adam Kirsch
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ISBN: 9780805242492
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Benjamin Disraeli

Written by Adam Kirsch


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2008
Price: $21.00

Part of the Jewish Encounter series

A dandy, a best-selling novelist, and a man of political and sexual intrigue, Benjamin Disraeli was one of the most captivating figures of the nineteenth century. His flirtation with proto-Zionism, his ideas about power and empire, and his fantasies about the Middle East remain prophetically relevant... Read more >
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Benjamin Disraeli
Benjamin Disraeli
Written by Adam Kirsch
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ISBN: 9780805242614
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Benjamin Disraeli

Written by Adam Kirsch


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 2, 2008
Price: $13.99

Part of the Jewish Encounter series

A dandy, a best-selling novelist, and a man of political and sexual intrigue, Benjamin Disraeli was one of the most captivating figures of the nineteenth century. His flirtation with proto-Zionism, his ideas about power and empire, and his fantasies about the Middle East remain prophetically relevant... Read more >
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Memoirs
Memoirs
Written by Brian Mulroney
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ISBN: 9780771064852
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Memoirs

Written by Brian Mulroney


Format: Trade Paperback, 1152 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2008
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Politics was always Brian Mulroney’s real love. As an undergraduate in Nova Scotia he amazed his friends by getting Prime Minister Diefenbaker on the phone, and he rose fast in the Tory ranks in Quebec as a young Montreal lawyer. He tried for the leadership of the party in 1976, losing... Read more >
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Promises to Keep
Promises to Keep
Written by Joe Biden
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ISBN: 9780812976212
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Promises to Keep
On Life and Politics
Written by Joe Biden


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: August 25, 2008
Price: $15.00

“Nearly forty years after I first got involved, I remain captivated by the possibilities of politics and public service. In fact, I believe that my chosen profession is a noble calling. That’s why I wanted to be a part of it.”
–Joe Biden

As a United States senator from Delaware since 1973, Joe... Read more >
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A Sense of Belonging
A Sense of Belonging
Written by Mel Martinez
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ISBN: 9780307449375
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A Sense of Belonging
From Castro's Cuba to the U.S. Senate, One Man's Pursuit of the American Dream
Written by Mel Martinez


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 5, 2008
Price: $11.99

The swift and improbable rise of Mel Martinez to the top echelon of America’s government began not with a political race but with a burst of gunfire. In April 1958, an eleven-year-old Martinez huddled on his bedroom floor while Cuban soldiers opened fire on insurgents outside his family’s home in the... Read more >
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The Man on Mao's Right
The Man on Mao's Right
Written by Ji Chaozhu
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ISBN: 9781588367198
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The Man on Mao's Right
From Harvard Yard to Tiananmen Square, My Life Inside China's Foreign Ministry
Written by Ji Chaozhu


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2008
Price: $13.99

No other narrative from within the corridors of power has offered as frank and intimate an account of the making of the modern Chinese nation as Ji Chaozhu’s The Man on Mao’s Right. Having served Chairman Mao Zedong and the Communist leadership for two decades, and having become a key figure... Read more >
A Political Odyssey
A Political Odyssey
Written by Mike Gravel, Contribution by Joe Lauria, Foreword by Daniel Ellsberg
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ISBN: 9781583228265
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A Political Odyssey
The Rise of American Militarism and One Man's Fight to Stop It
Written by Mike Gravel
Contribution by Joe Lauria
Foreword by Daniel Ellsberg


Format: Trade Paperback, 296 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2008
Price: $17.95

In this candid portrait, former two-term senator from Alaska and 2008 presidential candidate Gravel expounds on his views of the military-industrial complex, the imperial presidency, postwar US foreign policy, and corporate America; critically assesses figures he worked with, such as Jimmy Carter and Ted Kennedy; and reveals the private life behind... Read more >
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Churchill, Hitler, and "The Unnecessary War"
Churchill, Hitler, and "The Unnecessary War"
Written by Patrick J. Buchanan
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ISBN: 9780307409560
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Churchill, Hitler, and "The Unnecessary War"
How Britain Lost Its Empire and the West Lost the World
Written by Patrick J. Buchanan


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2008
Price: $13.99

Were World Wars I and II—which can now be seen as a thirty-year paroxysm of slaughter and destruction—inevitable? Were they necessary wars? Were the bloodiest and most devastating conflicts ever suffered by mankind fated by forces beyond men’s control? Or were they products of calamitous failures of judgment? In this monumental... Read more >
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The Strong Man
The Strong Man
Written by James Rosen
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ISBN: 9780385525466
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The Strong Man
John Mitchell and the Secrets of Watergate
Written by James Rosen


Format: eBook, 528 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2008
Price: $20.99

The Strong Man is the first full-scale biography of John N. Mitchell, the central figure in the rise and ruin of Richard Nixon and the highest-ranking American official ever convicted on criminal charges.

As U.S. attorney general from 1969 to 1972, John Mitchell stood at the center of the upheavals of the... Read more >
Dear First Lady
Dear First Lady
Edited by Dwight Young and Margaret Johnson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426200878
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Dear First Lady
Letters to the White House
Edited by Dwight Young and Margaret Johnson


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2008
Price: $25.00

Following on the success of their recent collaboration Dear Mr. President, Dwight Young and Margaret Johnson join forces once again to produce this charming collection of correspondence to and from First Ladies during their time in office. A wonderful gift book for any American, Dear First Lady reminds us that ours... Read more >
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Free Ride
Free Ride
Written by David Brock and Paul Waldman
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ISBN: 9780307279408
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Free Ride
John McCain and the Media
Written by David Brock and Paul Waldman


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2008
Price: $13.95

We live in a gotcha media culture that revels in exposing the foibles and hypocrisies of our politicians. But one politician manages to escape this treatment, getting the benefit of the doubt and a positive spin for nearly everything he does: John McCain. Indeed, even during his temporary decline in popularity... Read more >
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Free Ride
Free Ride
Written by David Brock and Paul Waldman
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ISBN: 9780307454607
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Free Ride
John McCain and the Media
Written by David Brock and Paul Waldman


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2008
Price: $9.99

We live in a gotcha media culture that revels in exposing the foibles and hypocrisies of our politicians. But one politician manages to escape this treatment, getting the benefit of the doubt and a positive spin for nearly everything he does: John McCain. Indeed, even during his temporary decline in popularity... Read more >
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The Translator
The Translator
Written by Daoud Hari
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ISBN: 9781588367372
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The Translator
A Tribesman's Memoir of Darfur
Written by Daoud Hari


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 18, 2008
Price: $11.99

I am the translator who has taken journalists into dangerous Darfur. It is my intention now to take you there in this book, if you have the courage to come with me.

The young life of Daoud Hari–his friends call him David–has been one of bravery and mesmerizing adventure. He is a... Read more >
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Prisoners
Prisoners
Written by Jeffrey Goldberg
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ISBN: 9780375726705
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Prisoners
A Story of Friendship and Terror
Written by Jeffrey Goldberg


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2008
Price: $16.95

During the first Palestinian uprising in 1990, Jeffrey Goldberg – an American Jew – served as a guard at the largest prison camp in Israel. One of his prisoners was Rafiq, a rising leader in the PLO. Overcoming their fears and prejudices, the two men began a dialogue that, over more... Read more >
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Toussaint Louverture
Toussaint Louverture
Written by Madison Smartt Bell
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ISBN: 9781400079353
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Toussaint Louverture

Written by Madison Smartt Bell


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2008
Price: $14.95

At the end of the 1700s, French Saint Domingue was the richest and most brutal colony in the Western Hemisphere. A mere twelve years later, however, Haitian rebels had defeated the Spanish, British, and French and declared independence after the first—and only—successful slave revolt in history. Much of the success of... Read more >
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