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To the House of Collateral Damage
Centuries of the Civilian Dead
Written by William La Riche


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

This incredibly ambitious, book-length poem takes on the modern problem of war. The poem's great achievement is that it situates our own age, not as a golden age, but as one notable for its harshness and brutality, especially towards noncombatants, as well as for the beauty of the language that can... Read more >
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United States v. G. W. Bush et al.

Written by Elizabeth De La Vega


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $14.95

What if there were a fraud worse than Enron and no one did anything about it?
In United States v. George W. Bush et. al., former federal prosecutor Elizabeth de la Vega brings her twenty years of experience and her passion for justice to the most important case of her career. The... Read more >
The Unraveling of the Bush Presidency

Written by Howard Zinn


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $7.95

Here, in the magisterial yet plain-spoken style of A People's History of the United States, is historian Howard Zinn's long-awaited telling of these last six years of United States history, a time when catastrophic machinations of war have dictated our foreign and domestic policy, and when voices of resistance have appeared... Read more >
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The Fourth Star
The Fourth Star
Written by Greg Jaffe and David Cloud
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307409072
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The Fourth Star
Four Generals and the Epic Struggle for the Future of the United States Army
Written by Greg Jaffe and David Cloud


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $16.00

They were four exceptional soldiers, a new generation asked to save an army that had been hollowed out after Vietnam. They survived the military's brutal winnowing to reach its top echelon. They became the Army's most influential generals in the crucible of Iraq.

Collectively, their lives tell the story of the... Read more >
None of Us Were Like This Before
None of Us Were Like This Before
Written by Joshua E. S. Phillips
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844675999
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None of Us Were Like This Before
American Soldiers and Torture
Written by Joshua E. S. Phillips


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: June 14, 2010
Price: $26.95

Sergeant Adam Gray made it home from Iraq only to die in his barracks. For more than three years, reporter Joshua E. S. Phillips—with the support of Adam’s mother and several of his Army buddies—investigated Adam’s death. What Phillips uncovered was a story of American veterans psychologically scarred by the abuse... Read more >
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Overcoming Speechlessness
Overcoming Speechlessness
Written by Alice Walker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583229170
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Overcoming Speechlessness
A Poet Encounters the Horror in Rwanda, Eastern Congo, and Palestine/Israel
Written by Alice Walker


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: April 6, 2010
Price: $9.95

In 2006, Alice Walker, working with Women for Women International, visited Rwanda and the eastern Congo to witness the aftermath of the genocide in Kigali. Invited by Code Pink, an antiwar group working to end the Iraq War, Walker traveled to Palestine/Israel three years later to view the devastation on the... Read more >
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Terrorism and the Economy
Terrorism and the Economy
Written by Loretta Napoleoni
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583228951
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Terrorism and the Economy
How the War on Terror is Bankrupting the World
Written by Loretta Napoleoni


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: April 6, 2010
Price: $13.95

Economist and best-selling author Loretta Napoleoni traces the link between the finances of the war on terror and the global economic crisis, finding connections from Dubai to London to Las Vegas that politicians and the media have at best ignored. In launching military and propaganda wars in the Middle East, America... Read more >
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Shadow of the Sword
Shadow of the Sword
Written by Jeremiah Workman and John Bruning
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345516664
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Shadow of the Sword
A Marine's Journey of War, Heroism, and Redemption
Written by Jeremiah Workman and John Bruning


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: September 15, 2009
Price: $12.99

Awarded the Navy Cross for gallantry under fire, Staff Sergeant Jeremiah Workman is one of the Marine Corps’ best-known contemporary combat veterans. In this searing and inspiring memoir, he tells an unforgettable story of his service overseas–and of the emotional wars that continue to rage long after our fighting men come... Read more >
The Strongest Tribe
The Strongest Tribe
Written by Bing West
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812978667
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The Strongest Tribe
War, Politics, and the Endgame in Iraq
Written by Bing West


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: September 15, 2009
Price: $17.00

In Iraq, the United States made mistake after mistake. Many Americans gave up on the war. Then two generals—David Petraeus and Raymond Odierno—displayed the leadership America expected. Bringing the reader from the White House to the fighting in the streets, combat journalist and bestselling author Bing West explains this astounding turnaround... Read more >
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City of Widows
City of Widows
Written by Haifa Zangana
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583228609
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City of Widows
An Iraqi Woman's Account of War and Resistance
Written by Haifa Zangana


Format: Trade Paperback, 190 pages
On Sale: June 2, 2009
Price: $12.95

In City of Widows, Haifa Zangana tells the story of her country, from the early twentieth century through the US-UK invasion and the current occupation. She brings to light a sense of Iraq as a society mainly of secularists who have been denied, through years of sanctions, war, and occupation, a... Read more >
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The Forever War
The Forever War
Written by Dexter Filkins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307279446
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The Forever War

Written by Dexter Filkins


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: June 2, 2009
Price: $15.95

National Bestseller

One of the Best Books of the Year:

New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, USA Today, Boston Globe, and Time

 

An instant classic of war reporting, The Forever War is the definitive account of America's conflict with Islamic fundamentalism and a searing exploration of its human costs. Through the eyes...

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Eight Lives Down
Eight Lives Down
Written by Chris Hunter
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553385281
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Eight Lives Down
The Most Dangerous Job in the World in the Most Dangerous Place in the World
Written by Chris Hunter


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: May 19, 2009
Price: $17.00

Visceral and compelling, Eight Lives Down is the most exciting and nerve-jangling work of military non-fiction since Bravo Two Zero.

If fate is against me and I’m killed, so be it, but make it quick and painless. If I’m wounded, don’t let me be crippled. But above all, don’t let me fuck... Read more >
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Hammer from Above
Hammer from Above
Written by Jay Stout
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307530325
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Hammer from Above
Marine Air Combat Over Iraq
Written by Jay Stout


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2009
Price: $13.99

In Operation Iraqi Freedom, the Marine Corps’ ground campaign up the Tigris and Euphrates was notable for speed and aggressiveness unparalleled in military history. Little has been written, however, of the air support that guaranteed the drive’s success. Paving the way for the rush to Baghdad was “the hammer from above”–in... Read more >
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Intelligence Wars
Intelligence Wars
Written by Steven K. O'Hern, Foreword by Bart Bechtel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591026709
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Intelligence Wars
Lessons from Baghdad
Written by Steven K. O'Hern
Foreword by Bart Bechtel


Format: Hardcover, 292 pages
On Sale: November 25, 2008
Price: $25.99

In this revealing insider’s look at the US intelligence community’s efforts to fight the insurgency in Iraq, author Steven K. O’Hern, who served in Iraq in 2005 as a senior intelligence officer, offers a critical assessment of our intelligence failures and suggests ways of improving our ability to fight an often... Read more >
To the House of Collateral Damage
To the House of Collateral Damage
Written by William La Riche
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583228593
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To the House of Collateral Damage
Centuries of the Civilian Dead
Written by William La Riche


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2008
Price: $17.95

This incredibly ambitious, book-length poem takes on the modern problem of war. The poem's great achievement is that it situates our own age, not as a golden age, but as one notable for its harshness and brutality, especially towards noncombatants, as well as for the beauty of the language that can... Read more >
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The Strongest Tribe
The Strongest Tribe
Written by Bing West
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588367594
Our Price: $13.99
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The Strongest Tribe
War, Politics, and the Endgame in Iraq
Written by Bing West


Format: eBook0
On Sale: August 12, 2008
Price: $13.99

From a universally respected combat journalist, a gripping history based on five years of front-line reporting about how the war was turned around-–and the choice now facing America. 

In the course of 14 extended trips over five years, West embedded with more than 60front-line units, discussing strategy with generals and tactics with... Read more >
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Eight Lives Down
Eight Lives Down
Written by Chris Hunter
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780440337737
Our Price: $12.99
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Eight Lives Down
The Most Dangerous Job in the World in the Most Dangerous Place in the World
Written by Chris Hunter


Format: eBook0
On Sale: April 29, 2008
Price: $12.99

Visceral and compelling, Eight Lives Down is the most exciting and nerve-jangling work of military non-fiction since Bravo Two Zero.

If fate is against me and I’m killed, so be it, but make it quick and painless. If I’m wounded, don’t let me be crippled. But above all, don’t let me fuck... Read more >
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Ambush Alley
Ambush Alley
Written by Tim Pritchard
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307414540
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Ambush Alley
The Most Extraordinary Battle of the Iraq War
Written by Tim Pritchard


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

March 23, 2003: U.S. Marines from the Task Force Tarawa are caught up in one of the most unexpected battles of the Iraq War. What started off as a routine maneuver to secure two key bridges in the town of Nasiriyah in southern Iraq degenerated into a nightmarish twenty-four-hour urban clash... Read more >
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Between War and Peace
Between War and Peace
Written by Victor Hanson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307430694
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Between War and Peace
Lessons from Afghanistan to Iraq
Written by Victor Hanson


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $9.99

In his acclaimed collection An Autumn of War, the scholar and military historian Victor Davis Hanson expressed powerful and provocative views of September 11 and the ensuing war in Afghanistan. Now, in these challenging new essays, he examines the world’s ongoing war on terrorism, from America to Iraq, from Europe to... Read more >
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The March Up
The March Up
Written by Bing West
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307418531
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The March Up
Taking Baghdad with the United States Marines
Written by Bing West


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

BONUS: This edition contains excerpts from Bing West's No True Glory and The Strongest Tribe.

With unprecedented access and previously unreported detail, here is a first hand account of the 22-day march to Baghdad that takes you behind the scenes and to the front line...

No one reporting on the... Read more >
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City of Widows
City of Widows
Written by Haifa Zangana
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583227794
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City of Widows
An Iraqi Woman's Account of War and Resistance
Written by Haifa Zangana


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2007
Price: $20.00

In City of Widows, Haifa Zangana tells the story of her country, from the early twentieth century through the US-UK invasion and the current occupation. She brings to light a sense of Iraq as a society mainly of secularists who have been denied, through years of sanctions, war, and occupation, a... Read more >
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Curveball
Curveball
Written by Bob Drogin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588367365
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Curveball
Spies, Lies, and the Con Man Who Caused a War
Written by Bob Drogin


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2007
Price: $12.99

Curveball answers the crucial question of the Iraq war: How and why was America’s intelligence so catastrophically wrong? In this dramatic and explosive book, award-winning Los Angeles Times reporter Bob Drogin delivers a narrative that takes us to Europe, the Middle East, and deep inside the CIA to find the truth–the...

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Licensed to Kill
Licensed to Kill
Written by Robert Young Pelton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400097821
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Licensed to Kill
Hired Guns in the War on Terror
Written by Robert Young Pelton


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2007
Price: $15.00

Robert Young Pelton first became aware of the phenomenon of hired guns in the War on Terror when he met a covert team of contractors on the Afghanistan/Pakistan border in the fall of 2003. Pelton soon embarked on a globe-spanning odyssey to penetrate and understand this shadowy world, ultimately delivering stunning... Read more >
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The Unraveling of the Bush Presidency
The Unraveling of the Bush Presidency
Written by Howard Zinn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583227695
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The Unraveling of the Bush Presidency

Written by Howard Zinn


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: July 3, 2007
Price: $7.95

Here, in the magisterial yet plain-spoken style of A People's History of the United States, is historian Howard Zinn's long-awaited telling of these last six years of United States history, a time when catastrophic machinations of war have dictated our foreign and domestic policy, and when voices of resistance have appeared... Read more >
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Hammer from Above
Hammer from Above
Written by Jay Stout
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780891418719
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Hammer from Above
Marine Air Combat Over Iraq
Written by Jay Stout


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: December 26, 2006
Price: $17.00

In Operation Iraqi Freedom, the Marine Corps’ ground campaign up the Tigris and Euphrates was notable for speed and aggressiveness unparalleled in military history. Little has been written, however, of the air support that guaranteed the drive’s success. Paving the way for the rush to Baghdad was “the hammer from above”–in... Read more >
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