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11 de Septiembre

Written by Noam Chomsky


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $8.95

En 11 de septiembre Noam Chomsky disecciona las causas de raíz de la catástrofe del 11 de septiembre, sus precedentes históricos, y las posibles consecuencias mientras el mundo se mueve hacia la realidad de después del 11 de septiembre. Read more >
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The 5 Unanswered Questions About 9/11
What the 9/11 Commission Report Failed to Tell Us
Written by James Ridgeway


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

The 9/11 Commission Report is widely declared to be the definitive account of the most devastating attack ever to take place on American soil, but in truth the most vital questions about 9/11 have not been asked, and an ever-growing number of facts casts clouds of suspicion over the actions and... Read more >
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Against War with Iraq
An Anti-War Primer
Written by Michael Ratner, Jennie Green and Barbara Olshansky


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $6.95

Despite public outcry at home and international opposition abroad, the Bush Administration deployed troops and invested millions in preparation for a massive military assault on Iraq. In this Open Media Series special edition, three legal scholars from the Center for Constitutional Rights argue persuasively that the looming war against Iraq is... Read more >
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The Lion, the Fox and the Eagle
The Lion, the Fox and the Eagle
Written by Carol Off
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ISBN: 9780307370778
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The Lion, the Fox and the Eagle

Written by Carol Off


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On Sale: October 15, 2010
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Three Canadians – Lewis MacKenzie, Romeo Dallaire and Louise Arbour – were at the centre of the two greatest tragedies of the 1990s. Two of them could have stopped the killing. One was asked to bring the perpetrators to justice. In this riveting, original and explosive book, Carol Off explores the... Read more >
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Navigating a New World
Navigating a New World
Written by Lloyd Axworthy
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ISBN: 9780307368379
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Navigating a New World
Canada's Global Future
Written by Lloyd Axworthy


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 30, 2010
Price: $12.99

In Navigating a New World Lloyd Axworthy charts how we can become active citizens in the demanding world of the twenty-first century, to make it safer, more sustainable and more humane. Throughout he emphasizes the human story. As we meet refugees from civil war and drought, child soldiers and landmine victims... Read more >
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The Thin Blue Line
The Thin Blue Line
Written by Conor Foley
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ISBN: 9781844676286
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The Thin Blue Line
How Humanitarianism Went to War
Written by Conor Foley


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: June 15, 2010
Price: $19.95

The idea that we should ‘do something’ to help those suffering in far-off places is the main impulse driving those who care about human rights. Yet from Kosovo to Iraq, military interventions have gone disastrously wrong. The Thin Blue Line describes how in the last twenty years humanitarianism has emerged as... Read more >
Saviors and Survivors
Saviors and Survivors
Written by Mahmood Mamdani
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ISBN: 9780385525961
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Saviors and Survivors
Darfur, Politics, and the War on Terror
Written by Mahmood Mamdani


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: May 25, 2010
Price: $16.00

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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La Zona Verde
La Zona Verde
Written by Rajiv Chandrasekaran
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ISBN: 9780307739490
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La Zona Verde

Written by Rajiv Chandrasekaran


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $15.95

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The Failure Factory
The Failure Factory
Written by Bill Gertz
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ISBN: 9780307338082
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The Failure Factory
How Unelected Bureaucrats Are Undermining U.S. Security
Written by Bill Gertz


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: October 27, 2009
Price: $16.00

The U.S. government is in crisis.

The real power in America has shifted to a vast network of unelected officials whose authority has grown wildly out of control. In his latest blockbuster book, acclaimed defense and national-security reporter Bill Gertz exposes this group of astonishingly powerful leaders–and their enablers in the political... 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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Ghost
Ghost
Written by Fred Burton
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ISBN: 9780345494252
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Ghost
Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent
Written by Fred Burton


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: June 9, 2009
Price: $16.00

In this hard-hitting memoir, Fred Burton, a key figure in international counterterrorism and domestic spycraft, emerges from the shadows to reveal who he is, what he has accomplished, and the threats that lurk unseen except by an experienced, worldly-wise few. Plunging readers into the murky world of violent religious extremism that... Read more >
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Terror and Consent
Terror and Consent
Written by Philip Bobbitt
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ISBN: 9781400077014
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Terror and Consent
The Wars for the Twenty-first Century
Written by Philip Bobbitt


Format: Trade Paperback, 688 pages
On Sale: May 5, 2009
Price: $18.00

Philip Bobbitt follows his magisterial Shield of Achilles with an equally provocative analysis of the West's struggle against terror. Boldly stating that the primary driver of terrorism is not Islam but the emergence of market states (like the U.S. and the E.U.), Bobbitt warns of an era where weapons of mass... Read more >
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Saviors and Survivors
Saviors and Survivors
Written by Mahmood Mamdani
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ISBN: 9780307377234
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Saviors and Survivors
Darfur, Politics, and the War on Terror
Written by Mahmood Mamdani


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2009
Price: $26.95

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 Much Too Promised Land
The Much Too Promised Land
Written by Aaron David Miller
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ISBN: 9780553384147
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The Much Too Promised Land
America's Elusive Search for Arab-Israeli Peace
Written by Aaron David Miller


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: December 30, 2008
Price: $17.00


For nearly twenty years, Aaron David Miller has played a central role in U.S. efforts to broker Arab-Israeli peace as an advisor to presidents, secretaries of state, and national security advisors. Without partisanship or finger-pointing, Miller records what went right, what went wrong, and how we got where we are today... Read more >
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Legacy of Ashes
Legacy of Ashes
Written by Tim Weiner
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ISBN: 9780307389008
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Legacy of Ashes
The History of the CIA
Written by Tim Weiner


Format: Trade Paperback, 848 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2008
Price: $17.95

With shocking revelations that made headlines in papers across the country, Pulitzer-Prize-winner Tim Weiner gets at the truth behind the CIA and uncovers here why nearly every CIA Director has left the agency in worse shape than when he found it; and how these profound failures jeopardize our national security. Read more >
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Legacy of Ashes
Legacy of Ashes
Written by Tim Weiner
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ISBN: 9780307455628
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Legacy of Ashes
The History of the CIA
Written by Tim Weiner


Format: eBook, 848 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2008
Price: $13.99

With shocking revelations that made headlines in papers across the country, Pulitzer-Prize-winner Tim Weiner gets at the truth behind the CIA and uncovers here why nearly every CIA Director has left the agency in worse shape than when he found it; and how these profound failures jeopardize our national security.


From the... Read more >
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Terror and Consent
Terror and Consent
Written by Philip Bobbitt
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ISBN: 9780307268501
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Terror and Consent

Written by Philip Bobbitt


Format: eBook, 624 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2008
Price: $13.99

Philip Bobbitt follows his magisterial Shield of Achilles with an equally provocative analysis of the West's struggle against terror. Boldly stating that the primary driver of terrorism is not Islam but the emergence of market states (like the U.S. and the E.U.), Bobbitt warns of an era where weapons of mass... Read more >
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The Much Too Promised Land
The Much Too Promised Land
Written by Aaron David Miller
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ISBN: 9780553904741
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The Much Too Promised Land
America's Elusive Search for Arab-Israeli Peace
Written by Aaron David Miller


Format: eBook, 250 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2008
Price: $13.99

For nearly twenty years, Aaron David Miller has played a central role in U.S. efforts to broker Arab-Israeli peace. His position as an advisor to presidents, secretaries of state, and national security advisors has given him a unique perspective on a problem that American leaders have wrestled with for more than... Read more >
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Europe's Last Summer
Europe's Last Summer
Written by David Fromkin
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ISBN: 9780307425782
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Europe's Last Summer
Who Started the Great War in 1914?
Written by David Fromkin


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

When war broke out in Europe in 1914, it surprised a European population enjoying the most beautiful summer in memory. For nearly a century since, historians have debated the causes of the war. Some have cited the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand; others have concluded it was unavoidable.

In Europe’s Last Summer... Read more >
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What Terrorists Want
What Terrorists Want
Written by Louise Richardson
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ISBN: 9780812975444
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What Terrorists Want
Understanding the Enemy, Containing the Threat
Written by Louise Richardson


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2007
Price: $17.00

“This is at the top of my list for best books on terrorism.”
–Jessica Stern, author of Terror in the Name of God: Why Religious Militants Kill

How can the most powerful country in the world feel so threatened by an enemy infinitely weaker than we are? How can loving parents and otherwise... Read more >
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Imperial Life in the Emerald City
Imperial Life in the Emerald City
Written by Rajiv Chandrasekaran
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ISBN: 9780307278838
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Imperial Life in the Emerald City
Inside Iraq's Green Zone
Written by Rajiv Chandrasekaran


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2007
Price: $15.95

The Green Zone, Baghdad, 2003: in this walled-off compound of swimming pools and luxurious amenities, Paul Bremer and his Coalition Provisional Authority set out to fashion a new, democratic Iraq. Staffed by idealistic aides chosen primarily for their views on issues such as abortion and capital punishment, the CPA spent the... Read more >
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Ruses for War
Ruses for War
Written by John B. Quigley
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ISBN: 9781591025160
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Ruses for War
American Interventionism Since World War II
Written by John B. Quigley


Format: Trade Paperback, 427 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2007
Price: $19.99

As a prelude to war in 2003, the administration of George W. Bush did its utmost to convince the public that Saddam Hussein’s Iraq posed a threat to American security from the secret development of weapons of mass destruction. Within a year of the U.S. invasion of Iraq, it became clear... Read more >
Cobra II
Cobra II
Written by Michael R. Gordon and Bernard E. Trainor
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ISBN: 9781400075393
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Cobra II
The Inside Story of the Invasion and Occupation of Iraq
Written by Michael R. Gordon and Bernard E. Trainor


Format: Trade Paperback, 784 pages
On Sale: February 27, 2007
Price: $18.00

Written by the chief military correspondent of the New York Times and a prominent retired Marine general, this is the definitive account of the invasion of Iraq.A stunning work of investigative journalism, Cobra II describes in riveting detail how the American rush to Baghdad provided the opportunity for the virulent insurgency... Read more >
Inside Delta Force
Inside Delta Force
Written by Eric Haney
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ISBN: 9780385732529
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Inside Delta Force

Written by Eric Haney


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: January 23, 2007
Price: $9.99

They are the Army's most elite top-secret strike force. But you won't hear about their heroics on the news, no headlines about them can appear in the papers, and no one—not even their families—can know who they are. First Special Forces Operational Detachment-D—Delta Force, America's supersecret counterterrorist unit. On paper they... Read more >
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Imperial Grunts
Imperial Grunts
Written by Robert D. Kaplan
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ISBN: 9781400034574
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Imperial Grunts
On the Ground with the American Military, from Mongolia to the Philippines to Iraq and Beyond
Written by Robert D. Kaplan


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: September 12, 2006
Price: $16.95

A fascinating, unprecedented first-hand look at the soldiers on the front lines on the Global War on Terror. Plunging deep into midst of some of the hottest conflicts on the globe, Robert D. Kaplan takes us through mud and jungle, desert and dirt to the men and women on the ground... Read more >
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