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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
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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
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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
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ISBN: 9780307713988
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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 >
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Saving Capitalism
Saving Capitalism
Written by Pat Choate
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ISBN: 9780307474834
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Saving Capitalism
Keeping America Strong
Written by Pat Choate


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: September 8, 2009
Price: $15.00

When the U.S. financial structure collapsed in fall 2008, it quickly became clear that our system of market capitalism was broken, endangered by decades of absolutist market dogma, shortsighted policies, and the abandonment of America's working people. Now, as the Obama administration seeks to repair the country's economy, one thing is... Read more >
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The 86 Biggest Lies on Wall Street
The 86 Biggest Lies on Wall Street
Written by John R. Talbott
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583228876
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The 86 Biggest Lies on Wall Street

Written by John R. Talbott


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: June 8, 2009
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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America the Principled
America the Principled
Written by Rosabeth Moss Kanter
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ISBN: 9780307408686
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America the Principled
6 Opportunities for Becoming a Can-Do Nation Once Again
Written by Rosabeth Moss Kanter


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $13.95

Sometimes it seems that Americans are divided in countless ways—red or blue; black, brown, or white; rich or poor; male or female. What happened to America as the land of freedom and openness? In America the Principled, renowned Harvard Business School professor and bestselling author Rosabeth Moss Kanter tackles the hardest... Read more >
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God and Gold
God and Gold
Written by Walter Russell Mead
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375713736
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God and Gold
Britain, America, and the Making of the Modern World
Written by Walter Russell Mead


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $18.95

A stunningly insightful account of the global political and economic system, sustained first by Britain and now by America, that has created the modern world.

The key to the two countries' predominance, Mead argues, lies in the individualistic ideology inherent in the Anglo-American religion. Over the years Britain and America's liberal... Read more >
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God and Gold
God and Gold
Written by Walter Russell Mead
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ISBN: 9780307472724
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God and Gold
Britain, America, and the Making of the Modern World
Written by Walter Russell Mead


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $12.99

A stunningly insightful account of the global political and economic system, sustained first by Britain and now by America, that has created the modern world.

The key to the two countries' predominance, Mead argues, lies in the individualistic ideology inherent in the Anglo-American religion. Over the years Britain and America's liberal... Read more >
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Obamanomics
Obamanomics
Written by John R. Talbott
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ISBN: 9781583228654
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Obamanomics
How Bottom-Up Economic Prosperity Will Replace Trickle-Down Economics
Written by John R. Talbott


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2008
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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The Conscience of a Liberal
The Conscience of a Liberal
Written by Paul Krugman, Read by Jason Culp
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ISBN: 9780739358672
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The Conscience of a Liberal

Written by Paul Krugman
Read by Jason Culp


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 2, 2007
Price: $20.00

America emerged from Franklin Roosevelt’s New Deal with strong democratic values and broadly shared prosperity. But for the past thirty years American politics has been dominated by a conservative movement determined to undermine the New Deal’s achievements.

Now, the tide may be turning–and in The Conscience of a Liberal Paul Krugman, the... Read more >
Big-Box Swindle
Big-Box Swindle
Written by Stacy Mitchell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807035016
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Big-Box Swindle
The True Cost of Mega-Retailers and the Fight for America's Independent Businesses
Written by Stacy Mitchell


Format: Trade Paperback, 344 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2007
Price: $20.00

A Book Sense Pick and Annual Highlight

With a New Afterword

In less than two decades, large retail chains have become the most powerful corporations in America. In this deft and revealing book, Stacy Mitchell illustrates how mega-retailers are fueling many of our most pressing problems, from the shrinking middle class to rising... Read more >
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Big-Box Swindle
The True Cost of Mega-Retailers and the Fight for America's Independent Businesses
Written by Stacy Mitchell


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 15, 2006
Price: $20.00

Large retail chains have become the most powerful corporations in America and are rapidly transforming our economy, communities, and landscape. In this deft and revealing book, Stacy Mitchell illustrates how mega-retailers are fueling many of our most pressing problems, from the shrinking middle class to rising water pollution and diminished civic... Read more >
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Critical Condition
Critical Condition
Written by Donald L. Barlett and James B. Steele
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767910750
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Critical Condition
How Health Care in America Became Big Business--and Bad Medicine
Written by Donald L. Barlett and James B. Steele


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2005
Price: $15.99

Exposing the most controversial, little-known practices of America’s most flawed system, Time magazine’s Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative team pulls back the curtain on the health care industry to explain exactly how things grew so out of control.

Dirty examination and operating rooms in doctor’s offices and hospitals . . . Health care executives... Read more >
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Hard America, Soft America
Hard America, Soft America
Written by Michael Barone
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400053247
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Hard America, Soft America
Competition vs. Coddling and the Battle for the Nation's Future
Written by Michael Barone


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2005
Price: $12.00

A Tale of Two Americas: This groundbreaking book shines a brilliant light on contemporary American life. Michael Barone reveals how the divide between “Hard America” (defined by competition and accountability) and “Soft America” (which tries to shield us from those rigors) explains the state of everything from our economy to our... Read more >
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