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Cicero
Cicero
Written by Anthony Everitt
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375758959
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Cicero
The Life and Times of Rome's Greatest Politician
Written by Anthony Everitt


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2003
Price: $17.00

“All ages of the world have not produced a greater statesman and philosopher combined.”
—John Adams

He squared off against Caesar and was friends with young Brutus. He advised the legendary Pompey on his somewhat botched transition from military hero to politician. He lambasted Mark Antony and was master of the smear campaign... Read more >
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Development as Freedom
Development as Freedom
Written by Amartya Sen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307874290
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Development as Freedom

Written by Amartya Sen


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: May 25, 2011
Price: $14.99

By the winner of the 1988 Nobel Prize in Economics,  an essential and  paradigm-altering framework for understanding economic development--for both rich and poor--in the twenty-first century.

Freedom, Sen argues, is both the end and most efficient means of sustaining economic life and the key to securing the general welfare of the world's entire... Read more >
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Seven Bad Ideas
Seven Bad Ideas
Written by Jeff Madrick
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307961181
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Seven Bad Ideas
How Mainstream Economists Have Damaged America and the World
Written by Jeff Madrick


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $26.95

A bold indictment of some of our most accepted mainstream economic theories—why they’re wrong, and how they’ve been harming America and the world.

Budget deficits are bad. A strong dollar is good. Controlling inflation is paramount. Pay reflects greater worker skills. A deregulated free market is fair and effective. Theories like... Read more >
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One Million Steps
One Million Steps
Written by Bing West, Read by Ray Porter
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9781101912775
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One Million Steps
A Marine Platoon at War
Written by Bing West
Read by Ray Porter


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $17.50

Battalion 3/5 suffered the highest number of casualties in the war in Afghanistan. This is the story of one platoon in that distinguished battalion.
 
Aware of U.S. plans to withdraw from the country, knowing their efforts were only a footprint in the sand, the fifty Marines of 3rd Platoon fought in... Read more >
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Embers of War
Embers of War
Written by Fredrik Logevall
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ISBN: 9780679645191
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Embers of War
The Fall of an Empire and the Making of America's Vietnam
Written by Fredrik Logevall


Format: eBook, 864 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $12.99

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE
 
Written with the style of a great novelist and the intrigue of a Cold War thriller, Embers of War is a landmark work that will forever change your understanding of how and why America went to war in Vietnam. Tapping newly accessible diplomatic archives in... Read more >
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Ghost Wars
Ghost Wars
Written by Steve Coll, Read by Malcolm Hillgartner
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ISBN: 9781101548981
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Ghost Wars
The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden, from the Soviet Invas ion to September 10, 2001
Written by Steve Coll
Read by Malcolm Hillgartner


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 27, 2011
Price: $49.95

The explosive first-hand account of America's secret history in Afghanistan

With the publication of Ghost Wars, Steve Coll became not only a Pulitzer Prize winner, but also the expert on the rise of the Taliban, the emergence of Bin Laden, and the secret efforts by CIA officers and their agents to... Read more >
Adolf Hitler
Adolf Hitler
Written by John Toland
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ISBN: 9781101872772
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Adolf Hitler
The Definitive Biography
Written by John Toland


Format: eBook, 1120 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $13.99

Pulitzer Prize-winning historian John Toland’s classic, definitive biography of Adolf Hitler remains the most thorough, readable, accessible, and, as much as possible, objective account of the life of a man whose evil affect on the world in the twentieth century will always be felt.

Toland’s research provided one of the final opportunities...

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Plato at the Googleplex
Plato at the Googleplex
Written by Rebecca Goldstein
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ISBN: 9780307908872
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Plato at the Googleplex
Why Philosophy Won't Go Away
Written by Rebecca Goldstein


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $12.99

Is philosophy obsolete? Are the ancient questions still relevant in the age of cosmology and neuroscience, not to mention crowd-sourcing and cable news? The acclaimed philosopher and novelist Rebecca Newberger Goldstein provides a dazzlingly original plunge into the drama of philosophy, revealing its hidden role in today’s debates on religion, morality...

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Sacred Economics
Sacred Economics
Written by Charles Eisenstein
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ISBN: 9781583943977
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Sacred Economics
Money, Gift, and Society in the Age of Transition
Written by Charles Eisenstein


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: July 12, 2011
Price: $22.95

Sacred Economics traces the history of money from ancient gift economies to modern capitalism, revealing how the money system has contributed to alienation, competition, and scarcity, destroyed community, and necessitated endless growth. Today, these trends have reached their extreme—but in the wake of their collapse, we may find great opportunity to... Read more >
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Precarious Life
Precarious Life
Written by Judith Butler
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ISBN: 9781844675449
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Precarious Life
The Powers of Mourning and Violence
Written by Judith Butler


Format: Trade Paperback, 168 pages
On Sale: August 17, 2006
Price: $19.95

In her most impassioned and personal book to date, Judith Butler responds in this profound appraisal of post-9/11 America to the current US policies to wage perpetual war, and calls for a deeper understanding of how mourning and violence might instead inspire solidarity and a quest for global justice. Read more >
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