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The Secret World of Oil

Written by Ken Silverstein


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $26.95

The oil industry provides the lifeblood of modern civilization, and bestselling books have been written about the industry and even individual companies in it, like ExxonMobil. But the modern oil industry is an amazingly shady meeting ground of fixers, gangsters, dictators, competing governments, and multinational corporations, and until now, no book... Read more >
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Persona Non Grata

(Available April 29, 2014)
Persona Non Grata
Written by Tom Flanagan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780771030536
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Persona Non Grata
The Death of Free Speech in the Internet Age
Written by Tom Flanagan


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $29.95

 
From an acclaimed professor and former advisor to Prime Minister Stephen Harper, a passionate and edgy defense of free speech in Canada, and the role the internet plays in the issue.
     In February 2013, Tom Flanagan, acclaimed academic, University of Calgary professor, and former advisor to Prime Minister Stephen Harper... Read more >
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Persona Non Grata
The Death of Free Speech in the Internet Age
Written by Tom Flanagan


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $14.99

 
From an acclaimed professor and former advisor to Prime Minister Stephen Harper, a passionate and edgy defense of free speech in Canada, and the role the internet plays in the issue.
     In February 2013, Tom Flanagan, acclaimed academic, University of Calgary professor, and former advisor to Prime Minister Stephen Harper... Read more >
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Newton's Football
Newton's Football
Written by Allen St. John and Ainissa G. Ramirez, PH.D.
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345545145
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Newton's Football
The Science Behind America's Game
Written by Allen St. John and Ainissa G. Ramirez, PH.D.


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $26.00

In the bestselling tradition of Freakonomics and Scorecasting comes a clever and accessible look at the big ideas underlying the science of football. 
 
Did you hear the one about the MacArthur genius physicist and the NFL coach? It’s not a joke. It’s actually an innovative way to understand chaos... Read more >
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Newton's Football
Newton's Football
Written by Allen St. John and Ainissa G. Ramirez, PH.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345545152
Our Price: $12.99
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Newton's Football
The Science Behind America's Game
Written by Allen St. John and Ainissa G. Ramirez, PH.D.


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $12.99

In the bestselling tradition of Freakonomics and Scorecasting comes a clever and accessible look at the big ideas underlying the science of football. 
 
Did you hear the one about the MacArthur genius physicist and the NFL coach? It’s not a joke. It’s actually an innovative way to understand chaos... Read more >
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The Minimum Security Chronicles
Resistance to Ecocide
Written by Stephanie McMillan


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $16.95

From the winner of the 2012 Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award, a character-driven tale about our threatened environment and the practicality of putting contemporary revolutionary strategy into action. 


In The Minimum Security Chronicles, the latest long-form narrative from Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award–winning cartoonist Stephanie McMillan, lifelong friends Kranti and Bananabelle are...

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The Minimum Security Chronicles
The Minimum Security Chronicles
Written by Stephanie McMillan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805111
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The Minimum Security Chronicles
Resistance to Ecocide
Written by Stephanie McMillan


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $16.95

From the winner of the 2012 Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award, a character-driven tale about our threatened environment and the practicality of putting contemporary revolutionary strategy into action. 


In The Minimum Security Chronicles, the latest long-form narrative from Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award–winning cartoonist Stephanie McMillan, lifelong friends Kranti and Bananabelle are...

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Reign of Error
Reign of Error
Written by Diane Ravitch
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385350884
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Reign of Error
The Hoax of the Privatization Movement and the Danger to America's Public Schools
Written by Diane Ravitch


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $27.95

From one of the foremost authorities on education in the United States, former U.S. assistant secretary of education, “whistle-blower extraordinaire” (The Wall Street Journal), author of the best-selling The Death and Life of the Great American School System (“Important and riveting”—Library Journal), The Language Police (“Impassioned . . . Fiercely argued . . ...

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Reign of Error
Reign of Error
Written by Diane Ravitch
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385350891
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Reign of Error
The Hoax of the Privatization Movement and the Danger to America's Public Schools
Written by Diane Ravitch


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $14.99

From one of the foremost authorities on education in the United States, former U.S. assistant secretary of education, “whistle-blower extraordinaire” (The Wall Street Journal), author of the best-selling The Death and Life of the Great American School System (“Important and riveting”—Library Journal), The Language Police (“Impassioned . . . Fiercely argued . . ...

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The Oil Road
The Oil Road
Written by James Marriott and Mika Minio-Paluello
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681282
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The Oil Road
Journeys From The Caspian Sea To The City Of London
Written by James Marriott and Mika Minio-Paluello


Format: Trade Paperback, 380 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $19.95

From Caspian drilling rigs and Caucasus mountain villages to Mediterranean fishing communities and European capitals, this is a journey through the heart of our oil-obsessed society. Blending travel writing and investigative journalism, it charts a history of violent confrontation between geopolitics, profit and humanity. From the revolutionary futurism of 1920s Baku... Read more >
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Ten Billion
Ten Billion
Written by Stephen Emmott
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345806475
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Ten Billion

Written by Stephen Emmott


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $12.95

A VINTAGE ORIGINAL

Just over two hundred years ago, there were one billion humans on Earth.

There are now over seven billion of us.

And, sometime this century, the world population will reach at least ten billion.

Deforestation. Desertification. Species extinction. Global warming. Growing threats to food and water. The driving issues of our times are... Read more >
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Ten Billion
Ten Billion
Written by Stephen Emmott
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345806468
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Ten Billion

Written by Stephen Emmott


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $7.99

A VINTAGE ORIGINAL

Just over two hundred years ago, there were one billion humans on Earth.

There are now over seven billion of us.

And, sometime this century, the world population will reach at least ten billion.

Deforestation. Desertification. Species extinction. Global warming. Growing threats to food and water. The driving issues of our times are... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.
Ten Billion
Ten Billion
Written by Stephen Emmott, Read by Jonathan Cowley
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804193078
Our Price: $10.00

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Ten Billion

Written by Stephen Emmott
Read by Jonathan Cowley


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $10.00

A VINTAGE ORIGINAL

Just over two hundred years ago, there were one billion humans on Earth.

There are now over seven billion of us.

And, sometime this century, the world population will reach at least ten billion.

Deforestation. Desertification. Species extinction. Global warming. Growing threats to food and water. The driving issues of our times are... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
For Discrimination
For Discrimination
Written by Randall Kennedy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307907370
Our Price: $25.95
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For Discrimination
Race, Affirmative Action, and the Law
Written by Randall Kennedy


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $25.95

In the wake of the Supreme Court’s recent decision regarding Fisher v. University of Texas, For Discrimination is at once the definitive reckoning with one of America’s most explosively contentious and divisive issues and a principled work of advocacy for clearly defined justice.
 
What precisely is affirmative action, and why is...

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For Discrimination
For Discrimination
Written by Randall Kennedy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307907387
Our Price: $13.99
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For Discrimination
Race, Affirmative Action, and the Law
Written by Randall Kennedy


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $13.99

In the wake of the Supreme Court’s recent decision regarding Fisher v. University of Texas, For Discrimination is at once the definitive reckoning with one of America’s most explosively contentious and divisive issues and a principled work of advocacy for clearly defined justice.
 
What precisely is affirmative action, and why is...

Read more >
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Integrated Activism
Integrated Activism
Written by Alexis Zeigler
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583946046
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Integrated Activism
Applying the Hidden Connections between Ecology, Economics, Politics, and Social Progress
Written by Alexis Zeigler


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $18.95

How do peak oil, climate change, and the limits of growth affect abortion rights, income equality, and civil liberty? In this impassioned treatise, author and activist Alexis Zeigler reveals the hidden connections between ecology, economics, politics, and social justice—and shows us how to use these connections to effect real, long-lasting change.

Most... Read more >
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Integrated Activism
Applying the Hidden Connections between Ecology, Economics, Politics, and Social Progress
Written by Alexis Zeigler


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $14.95

How do peak oil, climate change, and the limits of growth affect abortion rights, income equality, and civil liberty? In this impassioned treatise, author and activist Alexis Zeigler reveals the hidden connections between ecology, economics, politics, and social justice—and shows us how to use these connections to effect real, long-lasting change.

Most... Read more >
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Green Town USA
Green Town USA
Written by Thomas J. Fox, Contribution by Andrew Flach, Foreword by Alex Wilson, Introduction by Daniel Wallach
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781578263127
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Green Town USA
The Handbook for America's Sustainable Future
Written by Thomas J. Fox
Contribution by Andrew Flach
Foreword by Alex Wilson
Introduction by Daniel Wallach


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: July 30, 2013
Price: $15.00

"There was never a town with a truer name, though it didn't really discover it till tragedy created an opportunity that residents seized with head and heart!"
— Bill McKibben, author Oil and Honey:The Education of an Unlikely Activist

Hope for a greener America . . . from the extraordinary community that... Read more >
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Green Town USA
The Handbook for America's Sustainable Future
Written by Thomas J. Fox
Contribution by Andrew Flach
Foreword by Alex Wilson
Introduction by Daniel Wallach


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: July 30, 2013
Price: $4.99

"There was never a town with a truer name, though it didn't really discover it till tragedy created an opportunity that residents seized with head and heart!"
— Bill McKibben, author Oil and Honey:The Education of an Unlikely Activist

Hope for a greener America . . . from the extraordinary community that... Read more >
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Carbon Democracy
Carbon Democracy
Written by Timothy Mitchell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681169
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Carbon Democracy
Political Power in the Age of Oil
Written by Timothy Mitchell


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: June 25, 2013
Price: $19.95

Does oil wealth lead to political poverty? It often looks that way, but Carbon Democracy tells a more complex story. In this magisterial study, Timothy Mitchell rethinks the history of energy, bringing into his grasp as he does so environmental politics, the struggle for democracy, and the place of the Middle... Read more >
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Nuclear War and Environmental Catastrophe
Nuclear War and Environmental Catastrophe
Written by Noam Chomsky and Laray Polk
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804541
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Nuclear War and Environmental Catastrophe

Written by Noam Chomsky and Laray Polk


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: April 30, 2013
Price: $13.95

“There are two problems for our species’ survival—nuclear war and environmental catastrophe, ” says Noam Chomsky in this new book on the two existential threats of our time and their points of intersection since World War II.

While a nuclear strike would require action, environmental catastrophe is partially defined by willful inaction in response... Read more >
Nuclear War and Environmental Catastrophe

Written by Noam Chomksy and Laray Polk


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 30, 2013
Price: $13.95

“There are two problems for our species’ survival—nuclear war and environmental catastrophe, ” says Noam Chomsky in this new book on the two existential threats of our time and their points of intersection since World War II.

While a nuclear strike would require action, environmental catastrophe is partially defined by willful inaction in response... Read more >
A Short History of Nuclear Folly
A Short History of Nuclear Folly
Written by Rudolph Herzog, Translated by Jefferson Chase
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781612191737
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A Short History of Nuclear Folly

Written by Rudolph Herzog
Translated by Jefferson Chase


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: April 30, 2013
Price: $26.00

In the spirit of Dr. Strangelove and The Atomic Café, a blackly sardonic people’s history of atomic blunders and near-misses revealing the hushed-up and forgotten episodes in which the great powers gambled with catastrophe

Rudolph Herzog, the acclaimed author of Dead Funny, presents a devastating account of history’s most irresponsible uses of... Read more >
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A Short History of Nuclear Folly

Written by Rudolph Herzog
Translated by Jefferson Chase


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 30, 2013
Price: $26.00

In the spirit of Dr. Strangelove and The Atomic Café, a blackly sardonic people’s history of atomic blunders and near-misses revealing the hushed-up and forgotten episodes in which the great powers gambled with catastrophe

Rudolph Herzog, the acclaimed author of Dead Funny, presents a devastating account of history’s most irresponsible uses of... Read more >
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The Approaching Great Transformation
The Approaching Great Transformation
Written by Joel Magnuson, Foreword by Helena Norberg-Hodge
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804800
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The Approaching Great Transformation
Toward a Livable Post Carbon Economy
Written by Joel Magnuson
Foreword by Helena Norberg-Hodge


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: April 16, 2013
Price: $18.95

"A brave book by a smart person with a masterful command of economic theory."—Publisher's Weekly

How should we act and think economically in the world as the era of cheap oil comes to an end? The Approaching Great Transformation begins to answer this massive question, focusing on the people and communities already at work...

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