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Predator Nation
Predator Nation
Written by Charles H. Ferguson, Read by Rob Shapiro
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307969835
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Predator Nation
Corporate Criminals, Political Corruption, and the Hijacking of America
Written by Charles H. Ferguson
Read by Rob Shapiro


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $20.00

Charles H. Ferguson, who electrified the world with his Oscar-winning documentary Inside Job, now explains how a predator elite took over the country, step by step, and he exposes the networks of academic, financial, and political influence, in all recent administrations, that prepared the predators’ path to conquest. 
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Why Nations Fail
Why Nations Fail
Written by Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307719218
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Why Nations Fail
The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty
Written by Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson


Format: Hardcover, 544 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $30.00

Brilliant and engagingly written, Why Nations Fail answers the question that has stumped the experts for centuries: Why are some nations rich and others poor, divided by wealth and poverty, health and sickness, food and famine?

Is it culture, the weather, geography? Perhaps ignorance of what the right policies are?

Simply... Read more >
Why Nations Fail
Why Nations Fail
Written by Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson
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ISBN: 9780307719232
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Why Nations Fail
The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty
Written by Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $12.99

Brilliant and engagingly written, Why Nations Fail answers the question that has stumped the experts for centuries: Why are some nations rich and others poor, divided by wealth and poverty, health and sickness, food and famine?

Is it culture, the weather, geography? Perhaps ignorance of what the right policies are?

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Why Nations Fail
Why Nations Fail
Written by Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson, Read by Dan Woren
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780307987457
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Why Nations Fail
The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty
Written by Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson
Read by Dan Woren


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $50.00

Brilliant and engagingly written, Why Nations Fail answers the question that has stumped the experts for centuries: Why are some nations rich and others poor, divided by wealth and poverty, health and sickness, food and famine?

Is it culture, the weather, geography? Perhaps ignorance of what the right policies are?

Simply... Read more >
Why Nations Fail
Why Nations Fail
Written by Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson, Read by Dan Woren
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307987464
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Why Nations Fail
The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty
Written by Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson
Read by Dan Woren


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $24.00

Brilliant and engagingly written, Why Nations Fail answers the question that has stumped the experts for centuries: Why are some nations rich and others poor, divided by wealth and poverty, health and sickness, food and famine?

Is it culture, the weather, geography? Perhaps ignorance of what the right policies are?

Simply... Read more >
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Age Shock
Age Shock
Written by Robin Blackburn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844677658
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Age Shock
How Finance is Failing Us
Written by Robin Blackburn


Format: Trade Paperback, 328 pages
On Sale: January 2, 2012
Price: $29.95

Most countries face the future with an ageing population, yet most governments are cutting back on pensions and the care services needed by the elderly. Robin Blackburn exposes the perverse reasoning and special interests which have combined to produce this nonsensical state of affairs. This updated paperback edition of Age Shock... Read more >
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Age Shock
How Finance is Failing Us
Written by Robin Blackburn


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 2, 2012
Price: $29.95

Most countries face the future with an ageing population, yet most governments are cutting back on pensions and the care services needed by the elderly. Robin Blackburn exposes the perverse reasoning and special interests which have combined to produce this nonsensical state of affairs. This updated paperback edition of Age Shock... Read more >
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American Plastic
American Plastic
Written by Laurie Essig
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807003237
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American Plastic
Boob Jobs, Credit Cards, and Our Quest for Perfection
Written by Laurie Essig


Format: Trade Paperback, 248 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $20.00

The story of how credit and cosmetic surgery have created a subprime mortgage crisis of the body.

In this provocative book, sociologist Laurie Essig traces the history of plastic surgery, tracks the effect of fashion and porn on our desire to "fix" ourselves, and explores our image- and youth-obsessed culture. In over... Read more >
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The End Of Reform
The End Of Reform
Written by Alan Brinkley
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307807106
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The End Of Reform
New Deal Liberalism in Recession and War
Written by Alan Brinkley


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: September 21, 2011
Price: $15.99

At a time when liberalism is in disarray, this vastly illuminating book locates the origins of its crisis. Those origins, says Alan Brinkley, are paradoxically situated during the second term of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, whose New Deal had made liberalism a fixture of American politics and society. The End of Reform... Read more >
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The 86 Biggest Lies on Wall Street

Written by John R. Talbott


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $22.95

How strong was the American economy going into the present crisis? How strong will it be a year from now? How about five years from now? Investors and citizens around the world realize, as never before, that we were misled—lied to—about the stability of our financial system. But what now?

John R... Read more >
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The Anti-American Manifesto

Written by Ted Rall


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $15.95

In arguably the most radical book published in decades, cartoonist/columnist Ted Rall has produced the book he was always meant to write: a new manifesto for an America heading toward economic and political collapse. While others mourn the damage to the postmodern American capitalist system created by the recent global economic... Read more >
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Cutting Corporate Welfare

Written by Ralph Nader
Foreword by Winona LaDuke


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $10.00

In this groundbreaking pamphlet, based on testimony he delivered before Congress, Ralph Nader describes how corporations are picking our pockets, and what we can do to stop them.
While the United States continues to experience unprecedented cuts in social service programs and millions of Americans go without health insurance, massive corporations continue... Read more >
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Obamanomics
How Bottom-Up Economic Prosperity Will Replace Trickle-Down Economics
Written by John R. Talbott


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

Bestselling author John R. Talbott, who predicted the housing and mortgage crisis, pictures in Obamanomics--written well in advance of the historic 2008 elections--a Barack Obama presidency based on justice and cooperation—principles that have not held sway in Washington, DC, for quite some time. Talbott's powerful grasp of finance allows him to... Read more >
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A Sustainable Economy for the 21st Century

Written by Juliet Schor


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $5.95

In this groundbreaking pamphlet, Juliet Schor, author of The Overworked American, examines how Americans can begin making the shift away from a resource-destructive society to one that values the environment, community, and quality of life above business and profit. She a traces back how after W.W.II, Americans had hoped that technology... Read more >
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The WTO
Five Years of Reasons to Resist Corporate Globalization
Written by Lori Wallach and Michelle Sforza
Introduction by Ralph Nader


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $5.95

In this groundbreaking pamphlet, directors of Ralph Nader's Public Citizen group examine the first five years of the World Trade Organization's track record, demonstrating how the WTO aims to create a new global economic system that increases corporate profit with little regard for social and ecological impacts, or democratically enacted law... Read more >
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American Plastic
American Plastic
Written by Laurie Essig
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807000557
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American Plastic
Boob Jobs, Credit Cards, and the Quest for Perfection
Written by Laurie Essig


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: December 28, 2010
Price: $26.95

The riveting story of how cosmetic surgery and plastic money melted together to create a subprime mortgage crisis of the body    
 
Plastic surgery has become “the answer” for many Americans, and in American Plastic sociologist Laurie Essig explores how we arrived at this particular solution. Over the last decade there has... Read more >
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American Plastic
Boob Jobs, Credit Cards, and Our Quest for Perfection
Written by Laurie Essig


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 28, 2010
Price: $23.95

The riveting story of how cosmetic surgery and plastic money melted together to create a subprime mortgage crisis of the body    
 
Plastic surgery has become “the answer” for many Americans, and in American Plastic sociologist Laurie Essig explores how we arrived at this particular solution. Over the last decade there has been a... Read more >
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The Anti-American Manifesto
The Anti-American Manifesto
Written by Ted Rall
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583229330
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The Anti-American Manifesto

Written by Ted Rall


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2010
Price: $15.95

In arguably the most radical book published in decades, cartoonist/columnist Ted Rall has produced the book he was always meant to write: a new manifesto for an America heading toward economic and political collapse. While others mourn the damage to the postmodern American capitalist system created by the recent global economic... Read more >
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Comeback America
Comeback America
Written by David Walker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812980721
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Comeback America
Turning the Country Around and Restoring Fiscal Responsibility
Written by David Walker


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2010
Price: $15.00

He's one of America's most capable, canny, candid, and independent financial experts. Now David M. Walker sounds a call to action. Comeback America is a tough-minded, innovative, inspiring guide to help us avoid the approaching economic abyss and put the country back on track again.

As comptroller general of the United States... Read more >
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The End of Capitalism
The End of Capitalism
Written by Robert H. Parks, Ph.D.
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591027171
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The End of Capitalism

Written by Robert H. Parks, Ph.D.


Format: Hardcover, 504 pages
On Sale: April 30, 2010
Price: $26.99

US capitalism has long been ranked first among nations in production, jobs, wealth, power, and individual freedom. Is this level of preeminence likely to continue? In this candid, sobering assessment of our current fiscal maladies, economist Robert H. Parks explains why he predicts capitalism is now rushing to its demise.

A strong... Read more >
A Companion to Marx's Capital

Written by David Harvey


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 1, 2010
Price: $19.95

“My aim is to get you to read a book by Karl Marx called Capital, Volume 1, and to read it on Marx’s own terms…”

The biggest financial crisis since the Great Depression has generated a surge of interest in Marx’s work in the effort to understand the origins of our current... Read more >
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A Companion to Marx's Capital
A Companion to Marx's Capital
Written by David Harvey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844673599
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A Companion to Marx's Capital

Written by David Harvey


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2010
Price: $19.95

“My aim is to get you to read a book by Karl Marx called Capital, Volume 1, and to read it on Marx’s own terms…”

The biggest financial crisis since the Great Depression has generated a surge of interest in Marx’s work in the effort to understand the origins of our current... Read more >
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So Damn Much Money
So Damn Much Money
Written by Robert G. Kaiser
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307385888
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So Damn Much Money
The Triumph of Lobbying and the Corrosion of American Government
Written by Robert G. Kaiser


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: February 9, 2010
Price: $16.95

With a New Foreword

In So Damn Much Money, veteran Washington Post editor and correspondent Robert Kaiser gives a detailed account of how the boom in political lobbying since the 1970s has shaped American politics by empowering special interests, undermining effective legislation, and discouraging the country’s best citizens from serving in office... Read more >
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Comeback America
Comeback America
Written by David Walker
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588369765
Our Price: $13.99
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Comeback America
Turning the Country Around and Restoring Fiscal Responsibility
Written by David Walker


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 12, 2010
Price: $13.99

He's one of America's most capable, canny, candid, and independent financial experts. Now David M. Walker sounds a call to action. Comeback America is a tough-minded, innovative, inspiring guide to help us avoid the approaching economic abyss and put the country back on track again.

As comptroller general of the United States and head... Read more >
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Comeback America
Comeback America
Written by David Walker, Read by Bob Walter
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307713988
Our Price: $20.00

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Comeback America
Turning the Country Around and Restoring Fiscal Responsibility
Written by David Walker
Read by Bob Walter


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 12, 2010
Price: $20.00

He's one of America's most capable, canny, candid, and independent financial experts. Now David M. Walker sounds a call to action. Comeback America is a tough-minded, innovative, inspiring guide to help us avoid the approaching economic abyss and put the country back on track again.

As comptroller general of the United States... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
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