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Victors' Justice
Victors' Justice
Written by Danilo Zolo, Translated by M. W. Weir
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844673179
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Victors' Justice
From Nuremberg to Baghdad
Written by Danilo Zolo
Translated by M. W. Weir


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2009
Price: $26.95

Victors’ Justice is a potent and articulate polemic against the manipulation of international penal law by the West, combining historical detail, juridical precision and philosophical analysis. Zolo’s key thesis is that contemporary international law functions as a two-track system: a made-to-measure law for the hegemons and their allies, on the one... Read more >
The Myth of 1648
The Myth of 1648
Written by Benno Teschke
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844673728
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The Myth of 1648
Class, Geopolitics, and the Making of Modern International Relations
Written by Benno Teschke


Format: Trade Paperback, 322 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $29.95

Winner of the 2003 Isaac and Tamara Deutscher Memorial Prize

This book rejects a commonplace of European history: that the treaties of Westphalia not only closed the Thirty Years’ War but also inaugurated a new international order driven by the interaction of territorial sovereign states. Benno Teschke, through this thorough and incisive... Read more >
Confessions of an Eco-Sinner
Confessions of an Eco-Sinner
Written by Fred Pearce
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ISBN: 9780807085950
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Confessions of an Eco-Sinner
Tracking Down the Sources of My Stuff
Written by Fred Pearce


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2009
Price: $16.00

A 2008 Indie Next Pick

In Confessions of an Eco-Sinner, Fred Pearce surveys his home and then sets out to track down the people behind the production and distribution of everything in his daily life, from his socks to his computer to the food in his fridge. It’s a fascinating portrait... Read more >
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The Strongest Tribe
The Strongest Tribe
Written by Bing West
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812978667
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The Strongest Tribe
War, Politics, and the Endgame in Iraq
Written by Bing West


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: September 15, 2009
Price: $17.00

In Iraq, the United States made mistake after mistake. Many Americans gave up on the war. Then two generals—David Petraeus and Raymond Odierno—displayed the leadership America expected. Bringing the reader from the White House to the fighting in the streets, combat journalist and bestselling author Bing West explains this astounding turnaround... Read more >
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A Path Out of the Desert
A Path Out of the Desert
Written by Kenneth Pollack
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812976427
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A Path Out of the Desert
A Grand Strategy for America in the Middle East
Written by Kenneth Pollack


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: August 25, 2009
Price: $18.00

The greatest danger to America’s peace and prosperity, notes leading Middle East policy analyst Kenneth M. Pollack, lies in the political repression, economic stagnation, and cultural conflict running rampant in Arab and Muslim nations. Pollack asserts that we must continue to make the Middle East a priority in our policy, but... Read more >
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The Devil We Know
The Devil We Know
Written by Robert Baer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307408679
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The Devil We Know
Dealing with the New Iranian Superpower
Written by Robert Baer


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: August 18, 2009
Price: $15.00

Over the past thirty years, while the United States has turned either a blind or dismissive eye, Iran has emerged as a nation every bit as capable of altering America’s destiny as traditional superpowers Russia and China. Indeed, one of this book’s central arguments is that, in some ways, Iran’s grip... Read more >
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The Ayatollah Begs to Differ
The Ayatollah Begs to Differ
Written by Hooman Majd
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ISBN: 9780767928014
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The Ayatollah Begs to Differ
The Paradox of Modern Iran
Written by Hooman Majd


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: July 28, 2009
Price: $14.95

A Los Angeles Times and Economist Best Book of the YearWith a New PrefaceThe grandson of an eminent ayatollah and the son of an Iranian diplomat, journalist Hooman Majd is uniquely qualified to explain contemporary Iran's complex and misunderstood culture to Western readers.The Ayatollah Begs to Differ provides an intimate look... Read more >
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Antagonistics
Antagonistics
Written by Gopal Balakrishnan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844672691
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Antagonistics
Capitalism and Power in an Age of War
Written by Gopal Balakrishnan


Format: Trade Paperback, 290 pages
On Sale: May 5, 2009
Price: $26.95

Antagonistics addresses central political and theoretical questions: how should we conceive the relations between neo-imperial warfare and neoliberalism, or American hegemony and capitalist globalization? Reflections on the major issues of the new international order are set within a larger framework, tracing the intertwined evolution of the modern state system and the... Read more >
The Return of History and the End of Dreams
The Return of History and the End of Dreams
Written by Robert Kagan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307389886
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The Return of History and the End of Dreams

Written by Robert Kagan


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: May 5, 2009
Price: $14.00

Hopes for a new peaceful international order after the end of the Cold War have been dashed by sobering realities: Great powers are once again competing for honor and influence. The world remains “unipolar,” but international competition among the United States, Russia, China, Europe, Japan, India, and Iran raise new threats... Read more >
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Ethical Realism
Ethical Realism
Written by Anatol Lieven and John Hulsman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307495334
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Ethical Realism

Written by Anatol Lieven and John Hulsman


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2009
Price: $11.99

America today faces a world more complicated than ever before, but our politicians have failed to envision a foreign policy that addresses our greatest threats. Ethical Realism shows how the United States can successfully combine genuine morality with tough and practical common sense. By outlining core principles and a set of... Read more >
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Blind Into Baghdad
Blind Into Baghdad
Written by James Fallows
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307482303
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Blind Into Baghdad
America's War in Iraq
Written by James Fallows


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2009
Price: $11.99

In the autumn of 2002, Atlantic Monthly national correspondent James Fallows wrote an article predicting many of the problems America would face if it invaded Iraq. After events confirmed many of his predictions, Fallows went on to write some of the most acclaimed, award-winning journalism on the planning and execution of... Read more >
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Sowing Crisis
The Cold War and American Dominance in the Middle East
Written by Rashid Khalidi


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 1, 2009
Price: $17.00

Acclaimed historian and political commentator Rashid Khalidi presents the compelling case that U.S. and Soviet intervention in the Middle East not only exacerbated civil wars and provoked the breakdown of fragile democracies, but continues to this day to shape global conflict in the region. Examining the strategic interplay of cold war... Read more >
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After Genocide
After Genocide
Written by Adam M. Smith
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591026846
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After Genocide
Bringing the Devil to Justice
Written by Adam M. Smith


Format: Hardcover, 441 pages
On Sale: January 27, 2009
Price: $27.99

Imagine a criminal justice system that achieves fewer than five convictions per year and spends more than $20 million on each. By some measures, this would make it the least efficient prosecutorial system in recorded history, with the risk of creating rather than deterring more crimes, and one that few victims... Read more >
The Cold War
The Cold War
Written by Stephen E. Ambrose, Edited by Robert Cowley
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307483072
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The Cold War
A Military History
Written by Stephen E. Ambrose
Edited by Robert Cowley


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2009
Price: $13.99

Even fifteen years after the end of the Cold War, it is still hard to grasp that we no longer live under its immense specter. For nearly half a century, from the end of World War II to the early 1990s, all world events hung in the balance of a simmering... Read more >
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The Translator
The Translator
Written by Daoud Hari
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812979176
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The Translator
A Memoir
Written by Daoud Hari


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2009
Price: $13.00

The young life of Daoud Hari–his friends call him David–has been one of bravery and mesmerizing adventure. The Translator is a suspenseful, harrowing, and deeply moving memoir of how one person has made a difference in the world, an on-the-ground account of one of the biggest stories of our time: the... Read more >
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Postcards from Tomorrow Square
Postcards from Tomorrow Square
Written by James Fallows
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ISBN: 9780307472625
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Postcards from Tomorrow Square
Reports from China
Written by James Fallows


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 6, 2009
Price: $13.99

“Americans need not be hostile toward China's rise, but they should be wary about its eventual effects. The United States is the only nation with the scale and power to try to set the terms of its interaction with China rather than just succumb. So starting now, Americans need to consider... Read more >
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Postcards from Tomorrow Square
Postcards from Tomorrow Square
Written by James Fallows
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ISBN: 9780307456243
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Postcards from Tomorrow Square
Reports from China
Written by James Fallows


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: December 30, 2008
Price: $15.00

“Americans need not be hostile toward China's rise, but they should be wary about its eventual effects. The United States is the only nation with the scale and power to try to set the terms of its interaction with China rather than just succumb. So starting now, Americans need to consider... Read more >
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Soldiers of God
Soldiers of God
Written by Robert D. Kaplan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307546982
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Soldiers of God
With Islamic Warriors in Afghanistan and Pakistan
Written by Robert D. Kaplan


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: December 24, 2008
Price: $11.99

First time in paperback, with a new Introduction and final chapter

World affairs expert and intrepid travel journalist Robert D. Kaplan braved the dangers of war-ravaged Afghanistan in the 1980s, living among the mujahidin—the “soldiers of god”—whose unwavering devotion to Islam fueled their mission to oust the formidable Soviet invaders. In... Read more >
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Surrender or Starve
Surrender or Starve
Written by Robert D. Kaplan
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ISBN: 9780307547682
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Surrender or Starve
Travels in Ethiopia, Sudan, Somalia, and Eritrea
Written by Robert D. Kaplan


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2008
Price: $13.99

Robert D. Kaplan is one of our leading international journalists, someone who can explain the most complicated and volatile regions and show why they’re relevant to our world. In Surrender or Starve, Kaplan illuminates the fault lines in the Horn of Africa, which is emerging as a crucial region for America’s... Read more >
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The Liberal Defence of Murder
The Liberal Defence of Murder
Written by Richard Seymour
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844672400
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The Liberal Defence of Murder

Written by Richard Seymour


Format: Hardcover, 358 pages
On Sale: October 17, 2008
Price: $29.95

A war that has killed over a million Iraqis was a ‘humanitarian intervention’, the US army is a force for liberation, and the main threat to world peace is posed by Islam.

Those are the arguments of a host of liberal commentators, ranging from Christopher Hitchens to Kanan Makiya, Michael Ignatieff, Paul... Read more >
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God and Gold
God and Gold
Written by Walter Russell Mead
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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: $13.99

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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Confessions of an Eco-Sinner
Tracking Down the Sources of My Stuff
Written by Fred Pearce


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 1, 2008
Price: $16.00

A 2008 Indie Next Pick 

In Confessions of an Eco-Sinner, Fred Pearce surveys his home and then sets out to track down the people behind the production and distribution of everything in his daily life, from his socks to his computer to the food in his fridge. It’s a fascinating portrait, by turns... Read more >
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The Ayatollah Begs to Differ
The Ayatollah Begs to Differ
Written by Hooman Majd
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385528429
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The Ayatollah Begs to Differ
The Paradox of Modern Iran
Written by Hooman Majd


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2008
Price: $13.99

A Los Angeles Times and Economist Best Book of the Year

 

With a New Preface

 

The grandson of an eminent ayatollah and the son of an Iranian diplomat, journalist Hooman Majd is uniquely qualified to explain contemporary Iran's complex and misunderstood culture to Western readers.

 

The Ayatollah Begs to Differ provides an intimate look...

Read more >
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Turkmeniscam
Turkmeniscam
Written by Ken Silverstein
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588367549
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Turkmeniscam
How Washington Lobbyists Fought to Flack for a Stalinist Dictatorship
Written by Ken Silverstein


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2008
Price: $13.99

“As I have often said, I would represent the devil himself for the right price–it’s not personal, just business.”
–a Washington, D.C., lobbyist

For nearly as long as there have been politicians in the United States, there have been lobbyists haunting the halls of Congress–shaking hands, bearing gifts, and brandishing agendas. Everyone knows... Read more >
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