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Duty
Duty
Written by Robert M Gates, Read by George Newbern and Robert M Gates
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804148627
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Duty
Memoirs of a Secretary at War
Written by Robert M Gates
Read by George Newbern and Robert M Gates


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $60.00

From the former secretary of defense, a strikingly candid, vivid account of serving Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

When Robert M. Gates received a call from the White House, he thought he’d long left Washington politics behind: After working for six presidents in... Read more >
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Duty
Duty
Written by Robert M Gates, Read by George Newbern and Robert M Gates
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804148634
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Duty
Memoirs of a Secretary at War
Written by Robert M Gates
Read by George Newbern and Robert M Gates


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $32.50

From the former secretary of defense, a strikingly candid, vivid account of serving Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

When Robert M. Gates received a call from the White House, he thought he’d long left Washington politics behind: After working for six presidents in... Read more >
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Unfinished Agenda
Unfinished Agenda
Written by Junius Williams, Foreword by Tom Hayden
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583947227
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Unfinished Agenda
Urban Politics in the Era of Black Power
Written by Junius Williams
Foreword by Tom Hayden


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $18.95

Unfinished Agenda offers an inside look at the Black Power Movement that emerged during the Civil Rights Movement of the sixties. A political memoir that teaches grass-roots politics and inspires organizing for real change in the Age of Obama, this book will appeal to readers of black history, Occupy Wall Street... Read more >
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Unfinished Agenda
Urban Politics in the Era of Black Power
Written by Junius Williams
Foreword by Tom Hayden


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $18.95

Unfinished Agenda offers an inside look at the Black Power Movement that emerged during the Civil Rights Movement of the sixties. A political memoir that teaches grass-roots politics and inspires organizing for real change in the Age of Obama, this book will appeal to readers of black history, Occupy Wall Street... Read more >
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Arik
Arik
Written by David Landau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400042418
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Arik
The Life of Ariel Sharon
Written by David Landau


Format: Hardcover, 656 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2014
Price: $35.00

From the former editor in chief of Haaretz, the first in-depth, comprehensive biography of Ariel Sharon, the most dramatic and imposing Israeli political and military leader of the last forty years.

The life of Ariel Sharon spans much of modern Israel’s history. A commander in the Israeli Army from its inception... Read more >
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Arik
Arik
Written by David Landau
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ISBN: 9780385351096
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Arik
The Life of Ariel Sharon
Written by David Landau


Format: eBook, 656 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2014
Price: $16.99

From the former editor in chief of Haaretz, the first in-depth comprehensive biography of Ariel Sharon, the most important Israeli political and military leader of the last forty years.

The life of Ariel Sharon spans much of modern Israel's history: A commander in the Israeli Army from its inception in 1948, Sharon... Read more >
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The Joy of Hate
The Joy of Hate
Written by Greg Gutfeld
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307986986
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The Joy of Hate
How to Triumph over Whiners in the Age of Phony Outrage
Written by Greg Gutfeld


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $15.00

From the irreverent star of Fox News’s Red Eye and The Five, hilarious observations on the manufactured outrage of an oversensitive, wussified culture.

Greg Gutfeld hates artificial tolerance. At the root of every single major political conflict is the annoying coddling Americans must endure of these harebrained liberal hypocrisies. In fact, most... Read more >
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La sonrisa de Mandela
La sonrisa de Mandela
Written by John Carlin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804173001
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La sonrisa de Mandela

Written by John Carlin


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $14.99

“Creo que, pese a la gran presencia de Mandela en la escena internacional, aún queda mucho por decir sobre el hombre, la calidad de su liderazgo y el legado que deja al mundo.  Mi esperanza es que los lectores de este libro se lleven una idea más profunda de Mandela como... Read more >
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La sonrisa de Mandela
La sonrisa de Mandela
Written by John Carlin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804173018
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La sonrisa de Mandela

Written by John Carlin


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2013
Price: $9.99

“Creo que, pese a la gran presencia de Mandela en la escena internacional, aún queda mucho por decir sobre el hombre, la calidad de su liderazgo y el legado que deja al mundo.  Mi esperanza es que los lectores de este libro se lleven una idea más profunda de Mandela como... Read more >
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JFK: Caso abierto
JFK: Caso abierto
Written by Philip Shenon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804171434
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JFK: Caso abierto
La historia secreta del asesinato de Kennedy
Written by Philip Shenon


Format: eBook, 832 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $14.99

La explosiva crónica del asesinato de John F. Kennedy que obligará a reescribir la historia del magnicidio más famoso del siglo veinte.
 
Una tarde de la primavera de 2008, sonó el teléfono de Philip Shenon en la delegación de The New York Times en Washington. Quien llamaba era un importante... Read more >
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1941: The Year That Keeps Returning
1941: The Year That Keeps Returning
Written by Slavko Goldstein, Translated by Michael Gable, Introduction by Charles Simic
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590176733
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1941: The Year That Keeps Returning

Written by Slavko Goldstein
Translated by Michael Gable
Introduction by Charles Simic


Format: Hardcover, 622 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $35.00

A New York Review Books Original

The distinguished Croatian journalist and publisher Slavko Goldstein says, “Writing this book about my family, I have tried not to separate what happened to us from the fates of many other people and of an entire country.” 1941: The Year That Keeps Returning is Goldstein’s astonishing... Read more >
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1941: The Year That Keeps Returning

Written by Slavko Goldstein
Translated by Michael Gable
Introduction by Charles Simic


Format: eBook, 622 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $35.00

A New York Review Books Original

The distinguished Croatian journalist and publisher Slavko Goldstein says, “Writing this book about my family, I have tried not to separate what happened to us from the fates of many other people and of an entire country.” 1941: The Year That Keeps Returning is Goldstein’s astonishing... Read more >
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JFK: Caso abierto
JFK: Caso abierto
Written by Philip Shenon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804171427
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JFK: Caso abierto
La historia secreta del asesinato de Kennedy
Written by Philip Shenon


Format: Trade Paperback, 784 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $19.95

La explosiva crónica del asesinato de John F. Kennedy que obligará a reescribir la historia del magnicidio más famoso del siglo veinte.
 
Una tarde de la primavera de 2008, sonó el teléfono de Philip Shenon en la delegación de The New York Times en Washington. Quien llamaba era un importante... Read more >
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The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill: Defender of the Realm, 1940-1965
The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill: Defender of the Realm, 1940-1965
Written by William Manchester and Paul Reid
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345548634
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The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill: Defender of the Realm, 1940-1965

Written by William Manchester and Paul Reid


Format: Trade Paperback, 1200 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $20.00

Spanning the years 1940 to 1965, The Last Lion: Defender of the Realm begins shortly after Winston Churchill became prime minister—when Great Britain stood alone against the overwhelming might of Nazi Germany. In brilliant prose and informed by decades of research, William Manchester and Paul Reid recount how Churchill organized his... Read more >
The Letters of Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.
The Letters of Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.
Written by Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. and Stephen C. Schlesinger, Edited by Andrew Schlesinger
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679644637
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The Letters of Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.

Written by Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. and Stephen C. Schlesinger
Edited by Andrew Schlesinger


Format: eBook, 672 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $17.99

This extraordinary collection gathers the never-before-seen correspondence of a true American original—the acclaimed historian and lion of the liberal establishment, Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.
 
An advisor to presidents, two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, and tireless champion of progressive government, Arthur Schlesinger, Jr., was also an inveterate letter writer. Indeed, the term “man... Read more >
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The Letters of Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.
The Letters of Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.
Written by Arthur Schlesinger, Jr., Edited by Andrew Schlesinger and Stephen C. Schlesinger
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812993097
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The Letters of Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.

Written by Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.
Edited by Andrew Schlesinger and Stephen C. Schlesinger


Format: Hardcover, 672 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $35.00

This extraordinary collection gathers the never-before-seen correspondence of a true American original—the acclaimed historian and lion of the liberal establishment, Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.
 
An advisor to presidents, two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, and tireless champion of progressive government, Arthur Schlesinger, Jr., was also an inveterate letter writer. Indeed, the term “man... Read more >
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The Longer I'm Prime Minister
The Longer I'm Prime Minister
Written by Paul Wells
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307361325
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The Longer I'm Prime Minister
Stephen Harper and Canada, 2006-
Written by Paul Wells


Format: Hardcover, 448 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $32.00

The definitive portrait of Stephen Harper in power by this country’s most trenchant, influential and surprising political commentator.
 
Oh, he won, but he won’t last. Oh, he may win again but he won’t get a majority. Oh, his trick bag is emptying fast, the ads are backfiring, the people are onto him...

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The Secret Life of Uri Geller
The Secret Life of Uri Geller
Written by Jonathan Margolis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780287614
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The Secret Life of Uri Geller
CIA Masterspy?
Written by Jonathan Margolis


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $14.95

New Biography Shows Celebrity Spoon Bender, Uri Geller, Secretly Worked for U.S. Intelligence Agencies 
 
This authorized biography of Uri Geller tells his life story and explores recent claims about his clandestine work with the CIA and the Israeli intelligence agency, the Mossad, during and after the Cold War. Geller is best-known for...

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Paul Robeson
Paul Robeson
Written by Jordan Goodman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781681312
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Paul Robeson
A Watched Man
Written by Jordan Goodman


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $29.95

In his heyday, Paul Robeson was one of the most famous people in the world; to his enemies he was also one of the most dangerous. From the 1930s to the 1960s, the African-American singer was the voice of the people, both as a performer and as a political activist who... Read more >
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Paul Robeson
A Watched Man
Written by Jordan Goodman


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $29.95

Paul Robeson was one of the most famous people in the world; to his enemies he was also one of the most dangerous. From the 1930s to the 1960s, the African American singer was the voice of the people, both on stage and as a political activist who refused to be... Read more >
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A Colossal Wreck
A Colossal Wreck
Written by Alexander Cockburn
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781681190
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A Colossal Wreck
A Road Trip Through Political Scandal, Corruption, And American Culture
Written by Alexander Cockburn


Format: Hardcover, 498 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $29.95

Alexander Cockburn was without question one of the most influential journalists of his generation, whose writing stems from the best tradition of Mark Twain, H.L. Menchken and Tom Paine. Colossal Wreck, his final work, finished shortly before his death in July 2012, exemplifies the prodigious literary brio that made Cockburn’s name.

Whether...

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A Colossal Wreck
A Road Trip Through Political Scandal, Corruption, And American Culture
Written by Alexander Cockburn


Format: eBook, 498 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $29.95

Alexander Cockburn was without question one of the most influential journalists of his generation, whose writing stems from the best tradition of Mark Twain, H.L. Menchken and Tom Paine. Colossal Wreck, his final work, finished shortly before his death in July 2012, exemplifies the prodigious literary brio that made Cockburn’s name.

Whether...

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Goldwater
Goldwater
Written by Barry Goldwater
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804150804
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Goldwater

Written by Barry Goldwater


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2013
Price: $15.99

Barry Goldwater is a principled politican in a world where the species seems endangered, a man of profound convcition about government and law, the grand old man of the Grand Old Party, respected as much by those who disagree with him as by those who share his views. Goldwater is at... Read more >
Locked in the Cabinet
Locked in the Cabinet
Written by Robert B. Reich
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307830562
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Locked in the Cabinet

Written by Robert B. Reich


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2013
Price: $12.99

Locked in the Cabinet is a close-up view of the way things work, and often don't work, at the highest levels of government--and a uniquely personal account by the man whose ideas inspired and animated much of the Clinton campaign of 1992 and who became the cabinet officer in charge of... Read more >
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Diario de guerra
Diario de guerra
Written by Mariano Rodriguez
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345805478
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Diario de guerra
La última travesía del Che y Benigno en Bolivia
Written by Mariano Rodriguez


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $15.00

“No importa dónde nos llegue la muerte, será bienvenida siempre y cuando nuestro grito de guerra se escuche”.
— Che Guevara
Diario de guerra es un estremecedor testimonio sobre los últimos días de la vida del Che Guevara. La historia la cuenta Daniel Alarcón Ramírez, un militar cubano a quien también... Read more >
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