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Twilight of the Elites
Twilight of the Elites
Written by Christopher Hayes
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ISBN: 9780307720474
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Twilight of the Elites
America After Meritocracy
Written by Christopher Hayes


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2012
Price: $11.99

A powerful and original argument that traces the roots of our present crisis of authority to an unlikely source: the meritocracy.
 
   Over the past decade, Americans watched in bafflement and rage as one institution after another –  from Wall Street to Congress, the Catholic Church to corporate America, even Major League Baseball... Read more >
The Book of Obama
The Book of Obama
Written by Ted Rall
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ISBN: 9781609804503
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The Book of Obama
From Hope and Change to the Age of Revolt
Written by Ted Rall


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: June 5, 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...

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In Defense of Women
In Defense of Women
Written by Nancy Gertner
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ISBN: 9780807011485
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In Defense of Women
Memoirs of an Unrepentant Advocate
Written by Nancy Gertner


Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $18.00

Nancy Gertner launched her legal career by defending antiwar activist Susan Saxe, who was on trial for her role in a robbery that resulted in the murder of a police officer. After this high-profile, highly charged case, Gertner continued to cause a stir in case after riveting case. She threw herself...

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Two Americans
Two Americans
Written by William Lee Miller
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ISBN: 9780307957542
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Two Americans
Truman, Eisenhower, and a Dangerous World
Written by William Lee Miller


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $12.99

Harry Truman and Dwight Eisenhower, consecutive presidents of the United States, were midwesterners alike in many ways—except that they also sharply differed.  Born within six years of each other (Truman in 1884, Eisenhower in 1890), they came from small towns in the Missouri–Mississippi River Valley—in the midst of cows and wheat...

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Inside the Circus--Romney, Santorum and the GOP Race: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)
Inside the Circus--Romney, Santorum and the GOP Race: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)
Written by Mike Allen and Evan Thomas, Read by Mike Chamberlain
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ISBN: 9780449009772
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Inside the Circus--Romney, Santorum and the GOP Race: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)

Written by Mike Allen and Evan Thomas
Read by Mike Chamberlain


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 3, 2012
Price: $10.00

Two of America’s most perceptive political reporters join forces for an unprecedented behind-the-scenes look at the race for the White House in POLITICO’s Playbook 2012, a series of four instant digital books on the 2012 presidential election. The second edition, Inside the Circus, pulls back the curtain on the pursuit of...

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Inside the Circus--Romney, Santorum and the GOP Race: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)
Inside the Circus--Romney, Santorum and the GOP Race: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)
Written by Mike Allen, Evan Thomas and Politico
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ISBN: 9780679645085
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Inside the Circus--Romney, Santorum and the GOP Race: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)

Written by Mike Allen, Evan Thomas and Politico


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2012
Price: $2.99

Two of America’s most perceptive political reporters join forces for an unprecedented behind-the-scenes look at the race for the White House in POLITICO’s Playbook 2012, a series of four instant digital books on the 2012 presidential election. The second edition, Inside the Circus, pulls back the curtain on the pursuit of...

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Drift
Drift
Written by Rachel Maddow
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ISBN: 9780307461001
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Drift
The Unmooring of American Military Power
Written by Rachel Maddow


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $11.99

The #1 New York Times bestseller that charts America’s dangerous drift into a state of perpetual war.

Written with bracing wit and intelligence, Rachel Maddow's Drift argues that we've drifted away from America's original ideals and become a nation weirdly at peace with perpetual war. To understand how we've arrived at...

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Drift
Drift
Written by Rachel Maddow, Read by Rachel Maddow
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ISBN: 9780307970381
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Drift
The Unmooring of American Military Power
Written by Rachel Maddow
Read by Rachel Maddow


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $35.00

The #1 New York Times bestseller that charts America’s dangerous drift into a state of perpetual war.

"One of my favorite ideas is, never to keep an unnecessary soldier," Thomas Jefferson wrote in 1792. Neither Jefferson nor the other Found­ers could ever have envisioned the modern national security state, with its... Read more >
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Drift
Drift
Written by Rachel Maddow, Read by Rachel Maddow
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ISBN: 9780307970398
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Drift
The Unmooring of American Military Power
Written by Rachel Maddow
Read by Rachel Maddow


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $17.50

The #1 New York Times bestseller that charts America’s dangerous drift into a state of perpetual war.

"One of my favorite ideas is, never to keep an unnecessary soldier," Thomas Jefferson wrote in 1792. Neither Jefferson nor the other Found­ers could ever have envisioned the modern national security state, with its... Read more >
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Mr. President
Mr. President
Written by Ray Raphael
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ISBN: 9780307958563
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Mr. President
How and Why the Founders Created a Chief Executive
Written by Ray Raphael


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $11.99

The little-known story of the dramatic political maneuverings and personalities behind the creation of the office of the president, with ramifications that continue to this day.
 
On June 1, 1787, when the Federal Convention first talked of establishing a new executive branch, James Wilson moved that “the Executive consist of... Read more >
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The Fox Effect
The Fox Effect
Written by David Brock, Ari Rabin-Havt and Media Matters for America
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307947680
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The Fox Effect
How Roger Ailes Turned a Network into a Propaganda Machine
Written by David Brock, Ari Rabin-Havt and Media Matters for America


Format: eBook, 227 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $11.99

Based on the meticulous research of the news watchdog organization Media Matters for America, David Brock and Ari Rabin-Havt show how Fox News, under its president Roger Ailes, changed from a right-leaning news network into a partisan advocate for the Republican Party.

The Fox Effect follows the career of Ailes from... Read more >
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While America Sleeps
While America Sleeps
Written by Russ Feingold
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ISBN: 9780307952547
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While America Sleeps
A Wake-up Call for the Post-9/11 Era
Written by Russ Feingold


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $9.99

Former senator Russ Feingold looks at institutional failures, both domestic and abroad, since the 9/11 terrorist attacks and proposes steps to be taken—by the government and by individuals—to ensure that the next ten years are focused on solving the international problems that threaten America.

In While America Sleeps, Russ Feingold details our... Read more >
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10 Years That Shook the World
10 Years That Shook the World
Written by Loretta Napoleoni
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ISBN: 9781609804138
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10 Years That Shook the World
A Timeline of Events from 2001
Written by Loretta Napoleoni


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2012
Price: $12.95

From 9/11 to the launch of the iPod, from the creation of "Gmail: to the 2004 tsunami, from the Enron Bankruptcy to the killing of Osama bin Laden, 10 Years That Shook the World is the story of an extraordinary decade. For each year, Loretta Napoleoni presents events not as a... Read more >
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Cheating Justice
How Bush and Cheney Attacked the Rule of Law and Plotted to Avoid Prosecution? and What We Can Do about It
Written by Elizabeth Holtzman and Cynthia Cooper


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $26.95

President George W. Bush and Vice President Cheney deceived Congress and the people to drive us into a war in Iraq; they claimed the right to wiretap illegally and to eavesdrop on citizens; and they authorized torture, unilaterally upending laws and violating international treaty obligations. Yet, both Bush and Cheney are... Read more >
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Cheating Justice
Cheating Justice
Written by Elizabeth Holtzman and Cynthia Cooper
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807003213
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Cheating Justice
How Bush and Cheney Attacked the Rule of Law and Plotted to Avoid Prosecution? and What We Can Do about It
Written by Elizabeth Holtzman and Cynthia Cooper


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $26.95

Holtzman and Cooper reveal how the Bush-Cheney administration broke the law—and why and how the people can bring them to justice.
 
Deceiving Congress about the war in Iraq, illegal wire-tapping, and torture are only a few of the ways that the Bush-Cheney administration transgressed the law. Yet, they remain unindicted... Read more >
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The Age of Austerity
The Age of Austerity
Written by Thomas Byrne Edsall
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385535199
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The Age of Austerity
How Scarcity Will Remake American Politics
Written by Thomas Byrne Edsall


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $24.95

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... Read more >
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The Age of Austerity
The Age of Austerity
Written by Thomas Byrne Edsall
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ISBN: 9780385535205
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The Age of Austerity
How Scarcity Will Remake American Politics
Written by Thomas Byrne Edsall


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $13.99

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... Read more >
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The Right Fights Back: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)
The Right Fights Back: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)
Written by Mike Allen and Evan Thomas, Read by Mike Chamberlain
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780449009758
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The Right Fights Back: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)

Written by Mike Allen and Evan Thomas
Read by Mike Chamberlain


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 30, 2011
Price: $10.00

Two of America’s most perceptive political reporters join forces for an unprecedented behind-the-scenes look at the race for the White House in POLITICO’s Playbook 2012, a series of four instant digital books on the 2012 presidential election. The first edition, The Right Fights Back, follows the campaign for the Republican presidential... Read more >
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The Right Fights Back: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)
The Right Fights Back: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)
Written by Mike Allen, Evan Thomas and Politico
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679645078
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The Right Fights Back: Playbook 2012 (POLITICO Inside Election 2012)

Written by Mike Allen, Evan Thomas and Politico


Format: eBook, 78 pages
On Sale: November 30, 2011
Price: $2.99

Two of America’s most perceptive political reporters join forces for an unprecedented behind-the-scenes look at the race for the White House in POLITICO’s Playbook 2012, a series of four instant digital books on the 2012 presidential election. The first edition, The Right Fights Back, follows the campaign for the Republican presidential... Read more >
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Back to Work
Back to Work
Written by Bill Clinton
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ISBN: 9780307990730
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Back to Work
Why We Need Smart Government for a Strong Economy
Written by Bill Clinton


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2011
Price: $24.00

President Bill Clinton gives us his views on the challenges facing the United States today and why government matters—presenting his ideas on restoring economic growth, job creation, financial responsibility, resolving the mortgage crisis, and pursuing a strategy to get us "back in the future business.” He explains how we got into... Read more >
Back to Work
Back to Work
Written by Bill Clinton
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ISBN: 9780307959751
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Why We Need Smart Government for a Strong Economy
Written by Bill Clinton


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $23.95

President Bill Clinton gives us his views on the challenges facing the United States today and why government matters—presenting his ideas on restoring economic growth, job creation, financial responsibility, resolving the mortgage crisis, and pursuing a strategy to get us "back in the future business.” He explains how we got into... Read more >
Back to Work
Back to Work
Written by Bill Clinton
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ISBN: 9780307959768
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Back to Work
Why We Need Smart Government for a Strong Economy
Written by Bill Clinton


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $13.99

“I wrote this book because I love my country and I'm concerned about our future,” writes Bill Clinton. “As I often said when I first ran for President in 1992, America at its core is an idea—the idea that no matter who you are or where you're from, if you work... Read more >
Back to Work
Back to Work
Written by Bill Clinton, Read by Bill Clinton
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ISBN: 9780307990693
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Back to Work
Why We Need Smart Government for a Strong Economy
Written by Bill Clinton
Read by Bill Clinton


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $30.00

President Bill Clinton gives us his views on the challenges facing the United States today and why government matters—presenting his ideas on restoring economic growth, job creation, financial responsibility, resolving the mortgage crisis, and pursuing a strategy to get us "back in the future business.” He explains how we got into... Read more >
Back to Work
Back to Work
Written by Bill Clinton, Read by Bill Clinton
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ISBN: 9780307990709
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Back to Work
Why We Need Smart Government for a Strong Economy
Written by Bill Clinton
Read by Bill Clinton


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $15.00

President Bill Clinton gives us his views on the challenges facing the United States today and why government matters—presenting his ideas on restoring economic growth, job creation, financial responsibility, resolving the mortgage crisis, and pursuing a strategy to get us "back in the future business.” He explains how we got into... Read more >
The Enchanted Glass
The Enchanted Glass
Written by Tom Nairn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844677757
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The Enchanted Glass
Britain and Its Monarchy
Written by Tom Nairn


Format: Trade Paperback, 456 pages
On Sale: November 7, 2011
Price: $21.95

In this acclaimed study of British statehood, identity and culture, Tom Nairn deftly dispels the conviction that the Royal Family is nothing more than an amusing relic of feudalism or a mere tourist attraction. Instead, he argues that the monarchy is both apex and essence of the British state, the symbol... Read more >
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