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How Barack Obama Won
How Barack Obama Won
Written by Chuck Todd and Sheldon Gawiser
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307473660
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How Barack Obama Won
A State-by-State Guide to the Historic 2008 Presidential Election
Written by Chuck Todd and Sheldon Gawiser


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2009
Price: $12.95

This detailed overview and analysis of the results of Barack Obama’s historic 2008 presidential win gives us the inside state-by-state guide to how Obama achieved his victory, and allows us to see where the country stood four years ago.
 
 Although much has changed in the nearly four years since, How...

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Yes We Can
Yes We Can
Photographed by Scout Tufankjian
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875049
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Yes We Can
Barack Obama's History-Making Presidential Campaign
Photographed by Scout Tufankjian


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2008
Price: $29.95

Yes We Can: Barack Obama's History-Making Presidential Campaign is the story of Barack Obama’s historic journey from junior Senator from Illinois to—if all polls hold as indicated—President of the United States of America, as documented by Scout Tufankjian, the only independent photographer to cover his entire campaign from before he announced... Read more >
The Bush Tragedy
The Bush Tragedy
Written by Jacob Weisberg
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812978353
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The Bush Tragedy

Written by Jacob Weisberg


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $16.00

This is the book that cracks the code of the Bush presidency. Unstintingly yet compassionately, and with no political ax to grind, Slate editor in chief Jacob Weisberg methodically and objectively examines the family and circle of advisers who played crucial parts in George W. Bush’s historic downfall.

In this revealing and... Read more >
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The Next 25 Years
The Next 25 Years
Written by Martin Garbus
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583228340
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The Next 25 Years
The New Supreme Court and What it Means for Americans
Written by Martin Garbus


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2008
Price: $15.95

In The Next 25 Years, renowned First Amendment lawyer Martin Garbus examines what will be the impact of the new Supreme Court on the future of our republic. Drawing on extensive knowledge of Constitutional law and legal precedents, Garbus, one of our most astute legal historians, defrocks the executive branch’s grip... Read more >
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You Can't Be President
You Can't Be President
Written by John R. Macarthur
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781933633602
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You Can't Be President
The Outrageous Barriers to Democracy in America
Written by John R. Macarthur


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $15.95

"This book lays bare the malfunctions of our democracy and the solutions in a superb literary style and a convincing manner." George McGovern, Democratic candidate for President, 1972

It seems like an historic election: A woman almost won the nomination to run for President of the United states—losing to an African-American, who... Read more >
Poems for New Orleans
Poems for New Orleans
Written by Edward Sanders
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556437427
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Poems for New Orleans

Written by Edward Sanders


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2008
Price: $14.95

The indomitable spirit of the people of New Orleans is the focus of this powerful suite of poems by counterculture icon Ed Sanders. The book begins with a series of vivid evocations of key events and personalities in the city’s history, then brings this colorful legacy into the present with the... Read more >
The Hidden History of 9/11
The Hidden History of 9/11
Edited by Paul Zarembka
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583228258
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The Hidden History of 9/11

Edited by Paul Zarembka


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2008
Price: $19.95

How much insider trading occurred in the days leading up to 9-11? How compromised is the evidence against alleged hijackers? Why were there no military interceptions? To what extent does the testimony of more than five hundred firefighters differ from official reports of what happened at the World Trade Center buildings... Read more >
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The Dark Side
The Dark Side
Written by Jane Mayer, Read by Richard McGonagle
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ISBN: 9780739375938
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The Dark Side
The Inside Story of How The War on Terror Turned into a War on American Ideals
Written by Jane Mayer
Read by Richard McGonagle


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: July 15, 2008
Price: $25.00

In the days following September 11, the most powerful people in the country were panic-stricken. The decisions about how to combat terrorists and strengthen national security were made in a state of utter chaos and fear, but the key players, Vice President Dick Cheney and his powerful, secretive adviser David Addington... Read more >
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Firefight
Firefight
Written by Patrick Creed and Rick Newman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345507204
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Firefight
Inside the Battle to Save the Pentagon on 9/11
Written by Patrick Creed and Rick Newman


Format: eBook0
On Sale: May 27, 2008
Price: $13.99

Amid all the stories of tragedy and heroism on September 11, there is one tale that has yet to be told–the gripping account of ordinary men and women braving the inferno at the Pentagon to rescue friends and co-workers, save the nation’s military headquarters, and defend their country.

Pentagon firefighters Alan Wallace... Read more >
From the Palmer Raids to the Patriot Act
From the Palmer Raids to the Patriot Act
Written by Christopher Finan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807044292
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From the Palmer Raids to the Patriot Act
A History of the Fight for Free Speech in America
Written by Christopher Finan


Format: Trade Paperback, 360 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2008
Price: $18.00

Christopher M. Finan received Eli M. Oboler Memorial Award for 2008. The award is presented for the best published work in the area of intellectual freedom. Eligible books were published between 2006 and 2007. In 1919, Attorney General A. Mitchell Palmer launched a government roundup of thousands of Russian immigrants and... Read more >
The Contenders
The Contenders
Written by Laura Flanders, Richard Goldstein, Dean Kuipers, James Ridgeway and Eli Sanders
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583227893
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The Contenders

Written by Laura Flanders, Richard Goldstein, Dean Kuipers, James Ridgeway and Eli Sanders


Format: Hardcover, 206 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2007
Price: $22.95

When you get beyond the spin, the campaign spending, the YouTube spots, and the paid advertisements, what did the Democratic contenders in the 2008 Presidential election stand for, really? What did Hillary Clinton learn from Nixon? What does Barack Obama have in common with Justin Timberlake? Who are the two John... Read more >
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Brainiac
Brainiac
Written by Ken Jennings
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812974997
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Brainiac
Adventures in the Curious, Competitive, Compulsive World of Trivia Buffs
Written by Ken Jennings


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2007
Price: $16.00

One day back in 2003, Ken Jennings and his college buddy Earl did what hundreds of thousands of people had done before: they auditioned for Jeopardy! Two years, 75 games, 2,642 correct answers, and over $2.5 million in winnings later, Ken Jennings emerged as trivia’s undisputed king. Brainiac traces his rise... Read more >
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Youth, Identity, Power
Youth, Identity, Power
Written by Carlos Munoz
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844671427
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Youth, Identity, Power
The Chicano Movement
Written by Carlos Munoz


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: August 17, 2007
Price: $26.95

Youth, Identity, Power is the classic study of the origins of the 1960s Chicano civil rights movement. Written by a leader of the Chicano student movement who also played a key role in the creation of the wider Chicano Movement, this is the first full-length work to appear on the subject... Read more >
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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Where Valor Rests
Where Valor Rests
Written by Rick Atkinson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426200892
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Where Valor Rests
Arlington National Cemetery
Written by Rick Atkinson


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2007
Price: $30.00

Arlington National Cemetery spreads across the rolling hills west of the Potomac, a serene and reverent sanctuary for the presidents, soldiers, and heroes—famous and unsung alike—who lie in eternal rest among its green lawns and quiet glades, a roster dating back to America's birth and including many of the foremost names... Read more >
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Getting America Right
Getting America Right
Written by Edwin J. Feulner and Doug Wilson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307336927
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Getting America Right
The True Conservative Values Our Nation Needs Today
Written by Edwin J. Feulner and Doug Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2007
Price: $14.95

Where did we take a wrong turn?

That’s what proud conservatives are asking. The era of liberal dominance is finally over, but sometimes you wouldn’t know it. Government spending is out of control, huge waves of illegal immigration endanger our security and our American identity, more and more Americans look to Washington... Read more >
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Democracy Detained
Democracy Detained
Written by Barbara Olshansky, Introduction by Nat Hentoff
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583227343
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Democracy Detained
Secret Unconstitutional Practices in the U.S. War on Terror
Written by Barbara Olshansky
Introduction by Nat Hentoff


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2007
Price: $18.95

Democracy Detained exposes the deplorable secret crimes committed by the Bush administration in their war on terror. Prominent legal activist Barbara Olshansky documents the assault on our constitutional democracy since 9/11, meticulously analyzing the unlawful justifications made by the U.S. government for covert actions at home and abroad. She reports on... Read more >
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The Next 25 Years
The Next 25 Years
Written by Martin Garbus
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583227329
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The Next 25 Years
The New Supreme Court and What it Means for Americans
Written by Martin Garbus


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: February 6, 2007
Price: $21.00

In The Next 25 Years, renowned First Amendment lawyer Martin Garbus examines what will be the impact of the new Supreme Court on the future of our republic. Drawing on extensive knowledge of Constitutional law and legal precedents, Garbus, one of our most astute legal historians, defrocks the executive branch’s grip... Read more >
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Targeted
Targeted
Written by Deepa Fernandes, Foreword by Howard Zinn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583227282
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Targeted
Homeland Security and the Business of Immigration
Written by Deepa Fernandes
Foreword by Howard Zinn


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2007
Price: $16.95

America has always portrayed itself as a country of immigrants, welcoming each year the millions seeking a new home or refuge in this land of plenty. Increasingly, instead of finding their dream, many encounter a nightmare—a country whose culture and legal system aggressively target and prosecute them.
In Targeted, journalist Deepa Fernandes... Read more >
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Was the 2004 Presidential Election Stolen?
Was the 2004 Presidential Election Stolen?
Written by Steven F. Freeman and Joel Bleifuss, Foreword by John Conyers, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583226872
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Was the 2004 Presidential Election Stolen?
Exit Polls, Election Fraud, and the Official Count
Written by Steven F. Freeman and Joel Bleifuss
Foreword by John Conyers, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: June 6, 2006
Price: $17.95

On the afternoon of election day 2004, the world was abuzz with the news: exit polls indicated that John Kerry would decisively win the election and become the next president of the United States. That proved not to be the case.
According to the official count—the number of votes tallied, not... Read more >
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House of War
House of War
Written by James Carroll, Read by Robertson Dean
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9781415934920
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House of War
The Pentagon and the Disastrous Rise of American Power
Written by James Carroll
Read by Robertson Dean


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: May 30, 2006
Price: $32.50

In House of War, the bestselling author James Carroll has created a history of the Pentagon that is both epic and personal. Through Carroll we see how the Pentagon, since its founding, has operated beyond the control of any force in government or society, undermining the very national security it is... Read more >
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House of War
House of War
Written by James Carroll, Read by James Carroll
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739333075
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House of War
The Pentagon and the Disastrous Rise of American Power
Written by James Carroll
Read by James Carroll


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: May 2, 2006
Price: $20.00

In House of War, the bestselling author James Carroll has created a history of the Pentagon that is both epic and personal. Through Carroll we see how the Pentagon, since its founding, has operated beyond the control of any force in government or society, undermining the very national security it is... Read more >
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They Just Don't Get It
They Just Don't Get It
Written by Colonel David Hunt
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400097425
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They Just Don't Get It
How Washington Is Still Compromising Your Safety--and What You Can Do About It
Written by Colonel David Hunt


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 25, 2006
Price: $14.95

Brand-new chapter exclusive to the paperback edition

Colonel David Hunt has dedicated his career to fighting terrorism. A U.S. Army veteran for nearly thirty years, he has helped take out an active terrorist camp, trained the FBI and Special Forces in counterterrorism tactics, and served as security adviser to six different Olympic... Read more >
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Insurgent Iraq
Insurgent Iraq
Written by Loretta Napoleoni, Foreword by Jason Burke and Nick Fielding
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583227053
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Insurgent Iraq
Al Zarqawi and the New Generation
Written by Loretta Napoleoni
Foreword by Jason Burke and Nick Fielding


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2005
Price: $15.95

An unparalleled look into the Iraqi insurgency and the multitude of forces that continue to shape it, Insurgent Iraq: Al-Zarqawi and the New Generation presents a chilling account of the regrouping of terror networks, and the development of an Iraqi resistance since the invasion by coalition forces over two years ago... Read more >
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Fortress America
Fortress America
Written by Matthew Brzezinski
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553382532
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Fortress America
On the Front Lines of Homeland Security
Written by Matthew Brzezinski


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: September 27, 2005
Price: $14.00

Heavily armed guards at the entrances to malls and restaurants. Citizens deemed “suspicious” taken away without formal charges or legal counsel. Would a “safe” America even look like America anymore?

One of the few journalists to penetrate the new counter terror initiative, Matthew Brzezinski offers an insider’s look at the new technology... Read more >
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