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The Case for Withdrawal from Afghanistan
The Case for Withdrawal from Afghanistan
Edited by Nick Turse, Contribution by Tariq Ali, Andrew J. Bacevich, Dominique Bari and Rodric Braithwaite
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ISBN: 9781844674510
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The Case for Withdrawal from Afghanistan

Edited by Nick Turse
Contribution by Tariq Ali, Andrew J. Bacevich, Dominique Bari and Rodric Braithwaite


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2010
Price: $14.95

Known as the graveyard of empires, Afghanistan has now been singled out as Obama’s “just war,” the destination for an additional thirty thousand US troops in an effort to shore up an increasingly desperate occupation. Nick Turse brings together a range of leading commentators, politicians, and military strategists to analyze America’s... Read more >
In Europe's Name
In Europe's Name
Written by Timothy Garton Ash
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ISBN: 9780307756817
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In Europe's Name
Germany and the Divided Continent
Written by Timothy Garton Ash


Format: eBook, 700 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2010
Price: $22.99

For forty-five years Europe was divided, and at the center of that divided continent lay a divided Germany. In this brilliantly nuanced book, one of our most respected authorities on Central Europe tells the story of German reunification. Garton Ash has produced a panoramic, dramatic, and definitive account of events that... Read more >
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The Twilight of the Bombs
The Twilight of the Bombs
Written by Richard Rhodes
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ISBN: 9780307593733
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The Twilight of the Bombs
Recent Challenges, New Dangers, and the Prospects for a World Without Nuclear Weapons
Written by Richard Rhodes


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: August 24, 2010
Price: $13.99

The culminating volume in Richard Rhodes’s monumental and prizewinning history of nuclear weapons, offering the first comprehensive narrative of the challenges faced in a post–Cold War age.

The past twenty years have transformed our relationship with nuclear weapons drastically. With extraordinary depth of knowledge and understanding, Rhodes makes clear how the five... Read more >
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A Calculus of Power
A Calculus of Power
Written by Peter Gowan, Introduction by Tariq Ali
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844676200
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A Calculus of Power
Grand Strategy in the Twenty-First Century
Written by Peter Gowan
Introduction by Tariq Ali


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: August 10, 2010
Price: $26.95

In this wide-ranging and incisive collection, Peter Gowan traces the contours of the world order that emerged after the end of the Cold War and assesses its prospects in the light of the global economic downturn. Arguing that the present inter-state system was shaped from the outset by Washington’s drive to... Read more >
With Every Mistake

Written by Gwynne Dyer


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 16, 2010
Price: $13.99

This essential collection contains the best of Gwynne Dyer’s writing on the post–September 11 world.

Since 1973, writer, historian and filmmaker Gwynne Dyer has written a widely syndicated newspaper column on international affairs, regularly published in 45 countries. With Every Mistake is not only a collection of the very best of Dyer’s... Read more >
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The Geopolitics of Emotion
The Geopolitics of Emotion
Written by Dominique Moisi
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ISBN: 9780307387370
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The Geopolitics of Emotion
How Cultures of Fear, Humiliation, and Hope are Reshaping the World
Written by Dominique Moisi


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2010
Price: $15.00

In the first book to investigate the far-reaching emotional impact of globalization, Dominique Moïsi shows how the geopolitics of today is characterized by a “clash of emotions.” The West, he argues, is dominated and divided by fear. For Muslims and Arabs, a culture of humiliation is quickly devolving into a culture... Read more >
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After the Party
After the Party
Written by Andrew Feinstein
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ISBN: 9781844676279
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After the Party
Corruption, the ANC and South Africa's Uncertain Future
Written by Andrew Feinstein


Format: Trade Paperback, 308 pages
On Sale: May 31, 2010
Price: $19.95

After the Party is the explosive story of the power struggles dominating South African politics and a crucial analysis of the ANC’s record in power. Andrew Feinstein, a former ANC member of parliament, uncovers a web of corruption to rival Watergate, revealing a web of concealment and corruption involving senior politicians... Read more >
Saviors and Survivors
Saviors and Survivors
Written by Mahmood Mamdani
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ISBN: 9780307591180
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Saviors and Survivors
Darfur, Politics, and the War on Terror
Written by Mahmood Mamdani


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: May 25, 2010
Price: $11.99

From the author of Good Muslim, Bad Muslim comes an important book, unlike any other, that looks at the crisis in Darfur within the context of the history of Sudan and examines the world’s response to that crisis.

In Saviors and Survivors, Mahmood Mamdani explains how the conflict in Darfur began... Read more >
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The Punishment of Gaza
The Punishment of Gaza
Written by Gideon Levy
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ISBN: 9781844676019
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The Punishment of Gaza

Written by Gideon Levy


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: May 17, 2010
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Israel’s 2009 invasion of Gaza was an act of aggression that killed over a thousand Palestinians and devastated the infrastructure of an already impoverished enclave. The Punishment of Gaza shows how the ground was prepared for the assault and documents its continuing effects.

From 2005—the year of Gaza’s “liberation”—through to 2009, Levy... Read more >
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The Inheritance
The Inheritance
Written by David E. Sanger
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ISBN: 9780307407931
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The Inheritance
The World Obama Confronts and the Challenges to American Power
Written by David E. Sanger


Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages
On Sale: January 12, 2010
Price: $16.00

Readers of The New York Times know David Sanger as one of the most trusted correspondents in Washington, one to whom presidents, secretaries of state, and foreign leaders talk with unusual candor. Now, with a historian’s sweep and an insider’s eye for telling detail, Sanger delivers an urgent intelligence briefing on... Read more >
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Sowing Crisis
Sowing Crisis
Written by Rashid Khalidi
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ISBN: 9780807003114
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Sowing Crisis
The Cold War and American Dominance in the Middle East
Written by Rashid Khalidi


Format: Trade Paperback, 328 pages
On Sale: January 1, 2010
Price: $20.00

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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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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: $20.00

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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