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Mr. President
Mr. President
Written by Ray Raphael
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ISBN: 9780307742384
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Mr. President
How and Why the Founders Created a Chief Executive
Written by Ray Raphael


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $16.00

The dramatic and penetrating story of the political maneuverings and personalities behind the creation of the office of the president, with ramifications that continue to this day.

For the first time, by focusing closely on the dynamic give-and-take at the Constitutional Convention, Ray Raphael reveals how politics and personalities cobbled together a...

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Two Americans
Two Americans
Written by William Lee Miller
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ISBN: 9780307742643
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Two Americans
Truman, Eisenhower and a Dangerous World
Written by William Lee Miller


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $16.95

From William Lee Miller, the highly regarded biographer of Abraham Lincoln, a riveting dual examination of Harry Truman and Dwight Eisenhower that explores the similarities and equally striking differences of two remarkable men in the context of mid-twentieth-century American culture and politics.
 
Two Americans weaves together the life stories of Truman and...

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The End of the Line: Romney vs. Obama: the 34 days that decided the election: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)
The End of the Line: Romney vs. Obama: the 34 days that decided the election: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)
Written by Glenn Thrush and Jonathan Martin
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ISBN: 9780679645108
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The End of the Line: Romney vs. Obama: the 34 days that decided the election: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)

Written by Glenn Thrush and Jonathan Martin


Format: eBook, 75 pages
On Sale: December 17, 2012
Price: $2.99

The fourth and final eBook in POLITICO’s Playbook 2012 series once again provides an unprecedented minute-by-minute account of the race for the presidency. The End of the Line follows President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney as their campaign teams go all-in to win in the critical final weeks of... Read more >
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The End of the Line: Romney vs. Obama: the 34 days that decided the election: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)
The End of the Line: Romney vs. Obama: the 34 days that decided the election: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)
Written by Glenn Thrush and Jonathan Martin, Read by Mike Chamberlain
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780449009819
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The End of the Line: Romney vs. Obama: the 34 days that decided the election: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)

Written by Glenn Thrush and Jonathan Martin
Read by Mike Chamberlain


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: December 17, 2012
Price: $10.00

The fourth and final eBook in POLITICO’s Playbook 2012 series once again provides an unprecedented minute-by-minute account of the race for the presidency. The End of the Line follows President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney as their campaign teams go all-in to win in the critical final weeks of... Read more >
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The Rich Don't Always Win
The Rich Don't Always Win
Written by Sam Pizzigati
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ISBN: 9781609804343
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The Rich Don't Always Win
The Forgotten Triumph over Plutocracy that Created the American Middle Class, 1900-1970
Written by Sam Pizzigati


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: November 27, 2012
Price: $18.95

The Occupy Wall Street protests have captured America's political imagination. Polls show that two-thirds of the nation now believe that America's enormous wealth ought to be "distributed more evenly." However, almost as many Americans--well over half--feel the protests will ultimately have "little impact" on inequality in America. What explains this disconnect? Most Americans have... Read more >
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The Rich Don't Always Win
The Forgotten Triumph over Plutocracy that Created the American Middle Class, 1900-1970
Written by Sam Pizzigati


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: November 27, 2012
Price: $18.95

The Occupy Wall Street protests have captured America's political imagination. Polls show that two-thirds of the nation now believe that America's enormous wealth ought to be "distributed more evenly." However, almost as many Americans--well over half--feel the protests will ultimately have "little impact" on inequality in America. What explains this disconnect? Most Americans have... Read more >
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Fight the Right
Fight the Right
Written by Warren Kinsella
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ISBN: 9780307361653
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Fight the Right
A Manual for Surviving the Coming Conservative Apocalypse
Written by Warren Kinsella


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2012
Price: $22.95

Everywhere you look, these days, Conservatives are winning elections. No matter where you look, the story is the same: white, angry men on the Right are winning power. The Left, meanwhile, is divided and dispirited, and rapidly losing ground. Fight the Right is a handbook on how to survive the nasty... Read more >
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Fight the Right
Fight the Right
Written by Warren Kinsella
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ISBN: 9780307361677
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Fight the Right
A Manual for Surviving the Coming Conservative Apocalypse
Written by Warren Kinsella


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 2, 2012
Price: $15.99

Everywhere you look, these days, Conservatives are winning elections. No matter where you look, the story is the same: white, angry men on the Right are winning power. The Left, meanwhile, is divided and dispirited, and rapidly losing ground. Fight the Right is a handbook on how to survive the nasty... Read more >
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The Endgame
The Endgame
Written by Michael R. Gordon
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ISBN: 9780307906977
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The Endgame
The Inside Story of the Struggle for Iraq, from George W. Bush to Barack Obama
Written by Michael R. Gordon


Format: eBook, 832 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2012
Price: $13.99

Wall Street Journal Best Nonfiction Book of 2012

In this follow-up to their national bestseller Cobra II, Michael Gordon and General Bernard E. Trainor deftly piece together the story of the most widely reported but least understood war in American history. This stunning account of the political and military struggle between American...

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The Endgame
The Endgame
Written by Michael R. Gordon and Bernard E. Trainor, Read by Rob Shapiro
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ISBN: 9780307970787
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The Endgame
The Inside Story of the Struggle for Iraq, from George W. Bush to Barack Obama
Written by Michael R. Gordon and Bernard E. Trainor
Read by Rob Shapiro


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 25, 2012
Price: $32.50

Eagerly anticipated in the wake of their national best seller Cobra II (“The superb, must-read military history of the invasion of Iraq”—Thomas L. Friedman), The Endgame is Michael R. Gordon and General Bernard E. Trainor’s most ambitious and news-breaking book to date. A peerless work of investigative journalism and historical recreation...

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The Oath
The Oath
Written by Jeffrey Toobin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385527200
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The Oath
The Obama White House and The Supreme Court
Written by Jeffrey Toobin


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $28.95

From the prizewinning author of The Nine, a gripping insider's account of the momentous ideological war between the John Roberts Supreme Court and the Obama administration.

From the moment John Roberts, the chief justice of the United States, blundered through the Oath of Office at Barack Obama's inauguration, the relationship between the... Read more >
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The Oath
The Oath
Written by Jeffrey Toobin
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ISBN: 9780385536301
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The Oath
The Obama White House and The Supreme Court
Written by Jeffrey Toobin


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $11.99

From the prizewinning author of The Nine, a gripping insider's account of the momentous ideological war between the John Roberts Supreme Court and the Obama administration.

From the moment John Roberts, the chief justice of the United States, blundered through the Oath of Office at Barack Obama's inauguration, the relationship between the... Read more >
The Oath
The Oath
Written by Jeffrey Toobin, Read by Robertson Dean
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780449013687
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The Oath
The Obama White House and The Supreme Court
Written by Jeffrey Toobin
Read by Robertson Dean


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $24.00

From the prizewinning author of The Nine, a gripping insider's account of the momentous ideological war between the John Roberts Supreme Court and the Obama administration.

From the moment John Roberts, the chief justice of the United States, blundered through the Oath of Office at Barack Obama's inauguration, the relationship between the... Read more >
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The Age of Austerity
The Age of Austerity
Written by Thomas Byrne Edsall
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ISBN: 9780307946454
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The Age of Austerity
How Scarcity Will Remake American Politics
Written by Thomas Byrne Edsall


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $15.95

One of our most prescient political observers provides a sobering account of how pitched battles over scarce resources will increasingly define American politics in the coming years—and how we might avoid, or at least mitigate, the damage from these ideological and economic battles.
 
In a matter of just three years, a bitter... Read more >
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Obama's Last Stand: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)
Obama's Last Stand: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)
Written by Glenn Thrush and Politico, Read by Mike Chamberlain, Introduction by Evan Thomas
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780449009796
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Obama's Last Stand: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)

Written by Glenn Thrush and Politico
Read by Mike Chamberlain
Introduction by Evan Thomas


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: August 20, 2012
Price: $10.00

A series of on the 2012 presidential election, POLITICO’s Playbook 2012 provides an unprecedented real-time account of the race for the White House. The third edition, Obama’s Last Stand, follows the reelection campaign of President Barack Obama as it struggles to find the winning formula in a political landscape that has changed... Read more >
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Obama's Last Stand: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)
Obama's Last Stand: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)
Written by Glenn Thrush and Politico, Introduction by Evan Thomas
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679645092
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Obama's Last Stand: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)

Written by Glenn Thrush and Politico
Introduction by Evan Thomas


Format: eBook, 60 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2012
Price: $2.99

A series of four instant eBooks on the 2012 presidential election, POLITICO’s Playbook 2012 provides an unprecedented real-time account of the race for the White House. The third edition, Obama’s Last Stand, follows the reelection campaign of President Barack Obama as it struggles to find the winning formula in a political... Read more >
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The Rise of Rome
The Rise of Rome
Written by Anthony Everitt
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ISBN: 9780679645160
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The Rise of Rome
The Making of the World's Greatest Empire
Written by Anthony Everitt


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $13.99

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE KANSAS CITY STAR

From Anthony Everitt, the bestselling author of acclaimed biographies of Cicero, Augustus, and Hadrian, comes a riveting, magisterial account of Rome and its remarkable ascent from an obscure agrarian backwater to the greatest empire the world has ever known... Read more >
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Red Ink
Red Ink
Written by David Wessel
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770436155
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Red Ink
Inside the High-Stakes Politics of the Federal Budget
Written by David Wessel


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: July 31, 2012
Price: $9.99

David Wessel, the Pulitzer-Prize-winning reporter, columnist, and bestselling author of In Fed We Trust, dissects the federal budget: a topic that is fiercely debated today in the halls of Congress and the media, and yet is misunderstood by the American public.

Now a New York Times bestseller.

In a sweeping narrative about the... Read more >
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Real Common Sense
Real Common Sense
Written by Brian Kahn
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ISBN: 9781609804077
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Real Common Sense
Using Our Founding Values to Reclaim Our Nation for the 99%
Written by Brian Kahn


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $14.95

Real Common Sense insists that America, plagued with consumerism and private interests, has strayed from its Founding principles and the vision for America of our forefathers. Brian Kahn exposes the deceptions of the extreme Right and reminds us of the real Tom Paine who would be baffled to have "inspired" this... Read more >
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Real Common Sense
Using Our Founding Values to Reclaim Our Nation for the 99%
Written by Brian Kahn


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $14.95

America's extreme Right falsely claims the Founding Fathers as allies for their radical agenda. Pundit Glenn Beck has gone so far as to use the title of Tom Paine’s famous 1776 pamphlet Common Sense for his own book—a book that attacks the political, social and economic rights which Paine and the... Read more >
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The Gospel According to the Fix
The Gospel According to the Fix
Written by Chris Cillizza
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ISBN: 9780307987105
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The Gospel According to the Fix
An Insider's Guide to a Less than Holy World of Politics
Written by Chris Cillizza


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $9.99

A divine guide to deciphering the sinful world of American politics, from the author of the Washington Post's The Fix

The political world is full of acronyms, shortcuts, and lingoes that stand as a barrier to entry for anyone not in the business. The onset of social media has only made that... Read more >
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The Gospel According to the Fix
The Gospel According to the Fix
Written by Chris Cillizza
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ISBN: 9780307987099
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The Gospel According to the Fix
An Insider's Guide to a Less than Holy World of Politics
Written by Chris Cillizza


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $11.99

A divine guide to deciphering the sinful world of American politics, from the author of the Washington Post's The Fix

The political world is full of acronyms, shortcuts, and lingoes that stand as a barrier to entry for anyone not in the business. The onset of social media has only made that... Read more >
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Muzzled
Muzzled
Written by Juan Williams
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ISBN: 9780307952028
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Muzzled
The Assault on Honest Debate
Written by Juan Williams


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $15.00

“You can’t say that. You’re fired.”
 
Prize-winning Washington journalist Juan Williams was unceremoniously dismissed by NPR for speaking his mind and saying what many Americans feel—that he gets nervous when boarding airplanes with passengers dressed in Muslim garb. NPR banished the veteran journalist in an act of political correctness that ultimately sparked... Read more >
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Bizarre Politics
The Audacity, Stupidity, Incompetence, and General Idiocy of our Leaders . . . Unfortunately!
Written by Joe Rhatigan


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2012
Price: $6.99

Pizza kings, mama bears, fake PAC ads, and obscene tweets: Today's politics seem to have grown crazier--and more contentious--than ever. But is it really any weirder now than it ever was? In a world filled with corruption, lies, and illicit affairs, where the news regularly serves up politicians' gaffes, crimes, and... Read more >
The Book of Obama
From Hope and Change to the Age of Revolt
Written by Ted Rall


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $14.95

How did a charismatic young president elected in an atmosphere of optimism and expectation lead the United States to the brink of revolution? From a chance encounter in the early 1980s to the Democratic primaries of 2007-08, syndicated columnist and political cartoonist Ted Rall was one of the first to size... Read more >
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