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The Translator
The Translator
Written by Daoud Hari
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The Translator
A Memoir
Written by Daoud Hari


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2009
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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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Postcards from Tomorrow Square
Reports from China
Written by James Fallows


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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
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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: $13.99

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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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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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: $12.99

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
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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...

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Turkmeniscam
Turkmeniscam
Written by Ken Silverstein
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ISBN: 9781588367549
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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 >
World War IV
World War IV
Written by Norman Podhoretz
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ISBN: 9780307386021
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World War IV
The Long Struggle Against Islamofascism
Written by Norman Podhoretz


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2008
Price: $14.95

For almost half a century—as a magazine editor and as the author of numerous bestselling books and hundreds of articles—Norman Podhoretz has helped drive the central political and intellectual debates in this country. Now, in this provocative and powerfully argued book, he takes on the most controversial issue of our time—the... Read more >
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Victory For Us Is to See You Suffer
Victory For Us Is to See You Suffer
Written by Philip Winslow
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807069073
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Victory For Us Is to See You Suffer
In the West Bank with the Palestinians and the Israelis
Written by Philip Winslow


Format: Trade Paperback, 248 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2008
Price: $16.00

During the second Palestinian intifada, Philip C. Winslow worked in the West Bank with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), driving up to 600 miles a week in the occupied territory. He returned to the region in 2006. In this book, Winslow captures the daily struggles, desperation, and anger... Read more >
The Strongest Tribe
The Strongest Tribe
Written by Bing West
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ISBN: 9781588367594
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The Strongest Tribe
War, Politics, and the Endgame in Iraq
Written by Bing West


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 12, 2008
Price: $13.99

From a universally respected combat journalist, a gripping history based on five years of front-line reporting about how the war was turned around-–and the choice now facing America. 

In the course of 14 extended trips over five years, West embedded with more than 60front-line units, discussing strategy with generals and tactics with... Read more >
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The Reaches of Democracy
The Reaches of Democracy
Written by Nenad Kecmanovic, Translated by Aleksandar B. Nedeljkovic
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ISBN: 9781591026518
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The Reaches of Democracy

Written by Nenad Kecmanovic
Translated by Aleksandar B. Nedeljkovic


Format: Trade Paperback, 219 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2008
Price: $38.99

Translated by Aleksandar B. Nedeljkovi?

Since the end of the conflict in the Balkans in 1995, there has been an uneasy peace between the rival factions. What were the causes of the tragic disintegration of the former Yugoslavia and what is likely to happen next?

Nenad Kecmanovi?, who witnessed and actively participated... Read more >
A Path Out of the Desert
A Path Out of the Desert
Written by Kenneth Pollack
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ISBN: 9781588367624
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A Path Out of the Desert
A Grand Strategy for America in the Middle East
Written by Kenneth Pollack


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 15, 2008
Price: $12.99

“A persuasive but painful solution for dealing with the mess in the Middle East.” –Kirkus

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. By inflaming... Read more >
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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: 9780307269447
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The Return of History and the End of Dreams

Written by Robert Kagan


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2008
Price: $9.99

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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The Translator
The Translator
Written by Daoud Hari
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ISBN: 9781588367372
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The Translator
A Tribesman's Memoir of Darfur
Written by Daoud Hari


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 18, 2008
Price: $11.99

I am the translator who has taken journalists into dangerous Darfur. It is my intention now to take you there in this book, if you have the courage to come with me.

The young life of Daoud Hari–his friends call him David–has been one of bravery and mesmerizing adventure. He is a... Read more >
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The Translator
The Translator
Written by Daoud Hari, Read by Mirron Willis
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739368596
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The Translator

Written by Daoud Hari
Read by Mirron Willis


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 18, 2008
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I am the translator who has taken journalists into dangerous Darfur. It is my intention now to take you there in this book, if you have the courage to come with me.

The young life of Daoud Hari–his friends call him David–has been one of bravery and mesmerizing adventure. He is a... Read more >
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Nixon and Mao
Nixon and Mao
Written by Margaret MacMillan
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ISBN: 9780812970579
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Nixon and Mao
The Week That Changed the World
Written by Margaret MacMillan


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2008
Price: $17.00

With the publication of her landmark bestseller Paris 1919, Margaret MacMillan was praised as “a superb writer who can bring history to life” (The Philadelphia Inquirer). Now she brings her extraordinary gifts to one of the most important subjects today–the relationship between the United States and China–and one of the most... Read more >
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Baghdad Diaries
Baghdad Diaries
Written by Nuha al-Radi
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ISBN: 9780307424907
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Baghdad Diaries
A Woman's Chronicle of War and Exile
Written by Nuha al-Radi


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
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In this often moving, sometimes wry account of life in Baghdad during the first war on Iraq and in exile in the years following, Iraqi-born, British-educated artist Nuha al-Radi shows us the effects of war on ordinary people. She recounts the day-to-day realities of living in a city under siege, where... Read more >
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Cuba Confidential
Cuba Confidential
Written by Ann Louise Bardach
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ISBN: 9780307425423
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Cuba Confidential
Love and Vengeance in Miami and Havana
Written by Ann Louise Bardach


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $14.99

From America’s number one Cuba reporter, PEN award–winning investigative journalist Ann Louise Bardach, comes the big book on Cuba we’ve all been waiting for. An incisive and spirited portrait of the twentieth century’s wiliest political survivor and his fiefdom, Cuba Confidential is the gripping story of the shattered families and warring... Read more >
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Of Paradise and Power
Of Paradise and Power
Written by Robert Kagan
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ISBN: 9780307427090
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Of Paradise and Power
America and Europe in the New World Order
Written by Robert Kagan


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

At a time when relations between the United States and Europe are at their lowest ebb since World War II, this brief but cogent book is essential reading. Robert Kagan, a leading scholar of American foreign policy, forces both sides to see themselves through the eyes of the other. Europe, he... Read more >
Our Oldest Enemy
Our Oldest Enemy
Written by John J. Miller and Mark Molesky
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307419187
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Our Oldest Enemy
A History of America's Disastrous Relationship with France
Written by John J. Miller and Mark Molesky


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

Liberté? Egalité? Fraternité? Or just plain gall?


In this provocative and brilliantly researched history of how the French have dealt with the United States, John J. Miller and Mark Molesky demonstrate that the cherished idea of French friendship has little basis in reality. Despite the myth of the “sister republics,” the French... Read more >
Paris 1919
Paris 1919
Written by Margaret MacMillan, Foreword by Richard Holbrooke
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ISBN: 9780307432964
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Paris 1919
Six Months That Changed the World
Written by Margaret MacMillan
Foreword by Richard Holbrooke


Format: eBook, 624 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

Winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize

Winner of the PEN Hessell Tiltman Prize

Winner of the Duff Cooper Prize

Between January and July 1919, after “the war to end all wars,” men and women from around the world converged on Paris to shape the peace. Center stage, for the first time in history, was... Read more >
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