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The Revenge of Geography
The Revenge of Geography
Written by Robert D. Kaplan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812982220
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The Revenge of Geography
What the Map Tells Us About Coming Conflicts and the Battle Against Fate
Written by Robert D. Kaplan


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $16.00

In this provocative, startling book, Robert D. Kaplan, the bestselling author of Monsoon and Balkan Ghosts, offers a revelatory new prism through which to view global upheavals and to understand what lies ahead for continents and countries around the world.
 
In The Revenge of Geography, Kaplan builds on the insights... Read more >
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Lawrence in Arabia
Lawrence in Arabia
Written by Scott Anderson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385532921
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Lawrence in Arabia
War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East
Written by Scott Anderson


Format: Hardcover, 592 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $28.95

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
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National Book Critics Circle Finalist -- American Library Association Notable Book

A thrilling and revelatory narrative of one of the most epic and consequential periods in 20th century...

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Lawrence in Arabia
Lawrence in Arabia
Written by Scott Anderson
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Lawrence in Arabia
War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East
Written by Scott Anderson


Format: eBook, 592 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $13.99

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
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National Book Critics Circle Finalist -- American Library Association Notable Book

A thrilling and revelatory narrative of one of the most epic and consequential periods in 20th century...

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The Poorer Nations
A Possible History of the Global South
Written by Vijay Prashad


Format: eBook, 316 pages
On Sale: July 30, 2013
Price: $26.95

In The Darker Nations, Vijay Prashad provided an intellectual history of the Third World and told the story of the rise and fall of the Non-Aligned Movement.

With The Poorer Nations, Prashad takes up the story where he left it. Since the ’70s, the countries of the Global South have struggled to... Read more >
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Wealth and Power
Wealth and Power
Written by Orville Schell and John Delury
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679643470
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Wealth and Power
China's Long March to the Twenty-first Century
Written by Orville Schell and John Delury


Format: Hardcover, 496 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $30.00

Through a series of lively and absorbing portraits of iconic modern Chinese leaders and thinkers, two of today’s foremost specialists on China provide a panoramic narrative of this country’s rise to preeminence that is at once analytical and personal. How did a nation, after a long and painful period of dynastic... Read more >
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Wealth and Power
Wealth and Power
Written by Orville Schell and John Delury
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ISBN: 9780679645382
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Wealth and Power
China's Long March to the Twenty-first Century
Written by Orville Schell and John Delury


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $12.99

Through a series of lively and absorbing portraits of iconic modern Chinese leaders and thinkers, two of today’s foremost specialists on China provide a panoramic narrative of this country’s rise to preeminence that is at once analytical and personal. How did a nation, after a long and painful period of dynastic... Read more >
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La DEA en Mexico
La DEA en Mexico
Written by Jesus Esquivel
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ISBN: 9786073116183
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La DEA en Mexico
Una historia oculta del narcotrafico contada por los agentes
Written by Jesus Esquivel


Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $17.00

Un libro revelador e impactante que detalla por primera vez la forma en que la DEA ha intervenido en México desde su creación en 1973, y cómo lo sigue haciendo y lo hará en el futuro… porque llegó para no irse nunca.
 
Hasta hoy no se había escrito una investigación como ésta... Read more >
Cool War
Cool War
Written by Noah Feldman
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ISBN: 9780679643838
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Cool War
The Future of Global Competition
Written by Noah Feldman


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $13.99

A bold and thought-provoking look at the future of U.S.-China relations, and how their coming power struggle will reshape the competitive playing field for nations around the world
 
The Cold War seemingly ended in a decisive victory for the West. But now, Noah Feldman argues, we are entering an era... Read more >
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Cool War
Cool War
Written by Noah Feldman, Read by Noah Feldman
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ISBN: 9780385362153
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Cool War
The Future of Global Competition
Written by Noah Feldman
Read by Noah Feldman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $17.50

A bold and thought-provoking look at the future of U.S.-China relations, and how their coming power struggle will reshape the competitive playing field for nations around the world
 
The Cold War seemingly ended in a decisive victory for the West. But now, Noah Feldman argues, we are entering an era... Read more >
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Open Borders to a Revolution
Open Borders to a Revolution
Edited by Jaime Marroquin Arredondo, Adela Pineda Franco and Magdalena Mieri
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781935623120
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Open Borders to a Revolution
Culture, Politics, and Migration
Edited by Jaime Marroquin Arredondo, Adela Pineda Franco and Magdalena Mieri


Format: Hardcover, 270 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $39.95

Open Borders to a Revolution is a collective enterprise studying the immediate and long-lasting effects of the Mexican Revolution in the United States in such spheres as diplomacy, politics, and intellectual thought. It marks both the bicentennial of Latin America’s independence from Spain and the centennial of the Mexican Revolution, an... Read more >
Through the Perilous Fight
Through the Perilous Fight
Written by Steve Vogel
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ISBN: 9780679603474
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Through the Perilous Fight
Six Weeks That Saved the Nation
Written by Steve Vogel


Format: eBook, 560 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $12.99

In a rousing account of one of the critical turning points in American history, Through the Perilous Fight tells the gripping story of the burning of Washington and the improbable last stand at Baltimore that helped save the nation and inspired its National Anthem.
 
In the summer of 1814, the... Read more >
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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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Confucius Lives Next Door
Confucius Lives Next Door
Written by T.R. Reid
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ISBN: 9780307833860
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Confucius Lives Next Door
What Living in the East Teaches Us About Living in the West
Written by T.R. Reid


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2013
Price: $11.99

Those who've heard T. R. Reid's weekly commentary on National Public Radio or read his far-flung reporting in National Geographic or  The Washington Post know him to be trenchant, funny, and cutting-edge, but also erudite and deeply grounded in whatever subject he's discussing. In Confucius Lives Next Door he brings... Read more >
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The Dispensable Nation
The Dispensable Nation
Written by Vali Nasr, Read by Stephen Hoye
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ISBN: 9780385360449
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The Dispensable Nation
American Foreign Policy in Retreat
Written by Vali Nasr
Read by Stephen Hoye


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 16, 2013
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In a brilliant and revealing book destined to drive debate about the future of American power, Vali Nasr questions America’s dangerous choice to engage less and matter less in the world.

Vali Nasr, author of the groundbreaking The Shia Revival, worked closely with Hillary Clinton at the State Department on Afghan... Read more >
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The Dispensable Nation
The Dispensable Nation
Written by Vali Nasr
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ISBN: 9780385536486
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The Dispensable Nation
American Foreign Policy in Retreat
Written by Vali Nasr


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: April 16, 2013
Price: $11.99

In a brilliant and revealing book destined to drive debate about the future of American power, Vali Nasr questions America’s dangerous choice to engage less and matter less in the world.

Vali Nasr, author of the groundbreaking The Shia Revival, worked closely with Hillary Clinton at the State Department on Afghan... Read more >
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Those Angry Days
Those Angry Days
Written by Lynne Olson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400069743
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Those Angry Days
Roosevelt, Lindbergh, and America's Fight Over World War II, 1939-1941
Written by Lynne Olson


Format: Hardcover, 576 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $30.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW AND KIRKUS REVIEWS

From the acclaimed author of Citizens of London comes the definitive account of the debate over American intervention in World War II—a bitter, sometimes violent clash of personalities... Read more >
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Those Angry Days
Those Angry Days
Written by Lynne Olson
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Those Angry Days
Roosevelt, Lindbergh, and America's Fight Over World War II, 1939-1941
Written by Lynne Olson


Format: eBook, 576 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $11.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW AND KIRKUS REVIEWS

From the acclaimed author of Citizens of London comes the definitive account of the debate over American intervention in World War II—a bitter, sometimes violent clash of personalities... Read more >
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Brokers of Deceit
Brokers of Deceit
Written by Rashid Khalidi
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807044759
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Brokers of Deceit
How the U.S. Has Undermined Peace in the Middle East
Written by Rashid Khalidi


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $25.95


Winner of the 2014 Lionel Trilling Book Award

An examination of the failure of the United States as a broker in the Palestinian-Israeli peace process, through three key historical moments

 
For more than seven decades the conflict between Israel and the Palestinian people has raged on with no end in sight, and for... Read more >
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Brokers of Deceit
How the U.S. Has Undermined Peace in the Middle East
Written by Rashid Khalidi


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $25.95


Winner of the 2014 Lionel Trilling Book Award

An examination of the failure of the United States as a broker in the Palestinian-Israeli peace process, through three key historical moments

 
For more than seven decades the conflict between Israel and the Palestinian people has raged on with no end in sight, and for... Read more >
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The Dictator's Learning Curve
The Dictator's Learning Curve
Written by William J. Dobson
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ISBN: 9780307477552
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The Dictator's Learning Curve
Inside the Global Battle for Democracy
Written by William J. Dobson


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $16.95

In this riveting anatomy of authoritarianism, acclaimed journalist William Dobson takes us inside the battle between dictators and those who would challenge their rule. Recent history has seen an incredible moment in the war between dictators and democracy—with waves of protests sweeping Syria and Yemen, and despots falling in Egypt, Tunisia...

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The Endgame
The Endgame
Written by Michael R. Gordon and Bernard E. Trainor
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ISBN: 9780307388940
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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


Format: Trade Paperback, 832 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $18.00

A 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...

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Little America
Little America
Written by Rajiv Chandrasekaran
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ISBN: 9780307947048
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Little America
The War Within the War for Afghanistan
Written by Rajiv Chandrasekaran


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $16.00

A New York Times Notable Book
A Washington Post Notable Book
A St. Louis Post-Dispatch Best Book of the Year
 
The author of the acclaimed bestseller and National Book Award finalist, Imperial Life in the Emerald City, tells the startling, behind-the-scenes story of the US’s political and military misadventure in Afghanistan. In this meticulously... Read more >
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INSIDE CENTRAL AMERICA
INSIDE CENTRAL AMERICA
Written by Phillip Berryman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307831637
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INSIDE CENTRAL AMERICA
The Essential Facts Past and Present on El Salvador, Nicaragua, Honduras, Guatemala, and Costa Rica
Written by Phillip Berryman


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: February 20, 2013
Price: $14.99

Since 1979, United States policy in Central America has been based on an assumption that revolutionary movements led by Marxists must represent a serious threat to U.S. interests and security. On this point, the difference between liberals and conservatives is merely one of emphasis or accent.

Such an assumption is not shared... Read more >
The Poorer Nations
The Poorer Nations
Written by Vijay Prashad
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844679522
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The Poorer Nations
A Possible History of the Global South
Written by Vijay Prashad


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $26.95

In The Darker Nations, Vijay Prashad provided an intellectual history of the Third World and traced the rise and fall of the Non-Aligned Movement. With The Poorer Nations, Prashad takes up the story where he left off.

Since the ’70s, the countries of the Global South have struggled to build political movements... Read more >
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