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World of Nations
World of Nations
Written by Christopher Lasch
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ISBN: 9780307830586
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World of Nations

Written by Christopher Lasch


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2013
Price: $11.99

The world of nations is the world men have made, in contrast to the world of nature. Seeking to understand the civil society Americans have made, Christopher Lasch, author of The Agony of the American Left, reexamines the liberal and radical traditions in the United States and the limitations of both... Read more >
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 Last Line of Defense
The Last Line of Defense
Written by Ken Cuccinelli
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ISBN: 9780770437107
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The Last Line of Defense
The New Fight for American Liberty
Written by Ken Cuccinelli


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $12.99

Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli leads the historic fight against the unprecedented overreach of the federal government.
 
With Obamacare and agencies like the EPA, the FCC, and the National Labor Relations Board attempting to exercise unprecedented control over the American people, the Obama Administration was breaking federal laws, ignoring federal... Read more >
The Righteous Mind
The Righteous Mind
Written by Jonathan Haidt
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ISBN: 9780307455772
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The Righteous Mind
Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion
Written by Jonathan Haidt


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $16.00

As America descends deeper into polarization and paralysis, social psychologist Jonathan Haidt has done the seemingly impossible—challenged conventional thinking about morality, politics, and religion in a way that speaks to everyone on the political spectrum. Drawing on his twenty five years of groundbreaking research on moral psychology, he shows how moral...

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Unhitched
Unhitched
Written by Richard Seymour
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ISBN: 9781844679904
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Unhitched
The Trial of Christopher Hitchens
Written by Richard Seymour


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: January 16, 2013
Price: $16.95

Irascible and forthright, Christopher Hitchens stood out as a man determined to do just that. In his younger years, a career-minded socialist, he emerged from the smoke of 9/11 a neoconservative “Marxist,” an advocate of America’s invasion of Iraq filled with passionate intensity. Throughout his life, he played the role of... Read more >
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Manufacturing Hysteria
Manufacturing Hysteria
Written by Jay Feldman
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ISBN: 9780307388230
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Manufacturing Hysteria
A History of Scapegoating, Surveillance, and Secrecy in Modern America
Written by Jay Feldman


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $16.00

A riveting and unsettling history of the assault on civil rights and liberties in America—from World War I to the War on Terror—by the acclaimed author of When the Mississippi Ran Backwards.
 
In this ambitious and wide-ranging account, Jay Feldman takes us from the run-up to World War I and its anti-German...

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Mapping the Nation
Mapping the Nation
Edited by Gopal Balakrishnan, Contribution by Lord Acton, Otto Bauer and John Breuilly, Introduction by Benedict Anderson
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ISBN: 9781844676507
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Mapping the Nation

Edited by Gopal Balakrishnan
Contribution by Lord Acton, Otto Bauer and John Breuilly
Introduction by Benedict Anderson


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $26.95

In nearly two decades since Samuel P. Huntington proposed his influential and troubling ‘clash of civilizations’ thesis, nationalism has only continued to puzzle and frustrate commentators, policy analysts and political theorists. No consensus exists concerning its identity, genesis or future. Are we reverting to the petty nationalisms of the nineteenth century... Read more >
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Mapping the Nation

Edited by Gopal Balakrishnan
Contribution by Lord Acton, Otto Bauer and John Breuilly
Introduction by Benedict Anderson


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $26.95

In nearly two decades since Samuel P. Huntingdon proposed his influential and troubling ‘clash of civilizations’ thesis, nationalism has only continued to puzzle and frustrate commentators, policy analysts, and political theorists. No consensus exists concerning its identity, genesis, or future. Are we reverting to the petty nationalisms of the nineteenth century... Read more >
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Bloody Nasty People
The Rise of Britain's Far Right
Written by Daniel Trilling


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $16.95

The past decade in the UK saw the rise of the British National Party, the country’s most successful ever far-right political movement, and the emergence of the anti-Islamic English Defence League. Taking aim at asylum seekers, Muslims, ‘enforced multiculturalism’ and benefit ‘scroungers’, these groups have been working overtime to shift the... Read more >
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That's Not What They Meant!
Reclaiming the Founding Fathers from America's Right Wing
Written by Michael Austin


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $12.99

This book examines dozens of books, articles, speeches, and radio broadcasts by such figures as Glenn Beck, Mark Levin, Sean Hannity, Larry Schweikart, and David Barton to expose the deep historical flaws in their use of America's founding history. In contrast to their misleading method of citing proof texts to serve... Read more >
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The Oath
The Oath
Written by Jeffrey Toobin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385527200
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The Oath
The Obama White House and The Supreme Court
Written by Jeffrey Toobin


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $28.95

From the prizewinning author of The Nine, a gripping insider's account of the momentous ideological war between the John Roberts Supreme Court and the Obama administration.

From the moment John Roberts, the chief justice of the United States, blundered through the Oath of Office at Barack Obama's inauguration, the relationship between the... Read more >
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The Oath
The Oath
Written by Jeffrey Toobin
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ISBN: 9780385536301
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The Oath
The Obama White House and The Supreme Court
Written by Jeffrey Toobin


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $11.99

From the prizewinning author of The Nine, a gripping insider's account of the momentous ideological war between the John Roberts Supreme Court and the Obama administration.

From the moment John Roberts, the chief justice of the United States, blundered through the Oath of Office at Barack Obama's inauguration, the relationship between the... Read more >
The Oath
The Oath
Written by Jeffrey Toobin, Read by Robertson Dean
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780449013687
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The Oath
The Obama White House and The Supreme Court
Written by Jeffrey Toobin
Read by Robertson Dean


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $24.00

From the prizewinning author of The Nine, a gripping insider's account of the momentous ideological war between the John Roberts Supreme Court and the Obama administration.

From the moment John Roberts, the chief justice of the United States, blundered through the Oath of Office at Barack Obama's inauguration, the relationship between the... Read more >
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That's Not What They Meant!
That's Not What They Meant!
Written by Michael Austin
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ISBN: 9781616146702
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That's Not What They Meant!
Reclaiming the Founding Fathers from America's Right Wing
Written by Michael Austin


Format: Trade Paperback, 253 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $19.00

This book examines dozens of books, articles, speeches, and radio broadcasts by such figures as Glenn Beck, Mark Levin, Sean Hannity, Larry Schweikart, and David Barton to expose the deep historical flaws in their use of America's founding history. In contrast to their misleading method of citing proof texts to serve... Read more >
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American Dreamers
American Dreamers
Written by Michael Kazin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307279194
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American Dreamers
How the Left Changed a Nation
Written by Michael Kazin


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $16.00

An intimate history of the reformers, radicals, and idealists who fought for a different America, from the abolitionists to Michael Moore and Noam Chomsky.
 
While the history of the left is a long story of idealism and determination, it has also been a story of movements that failed to gain support...

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The New Hate
The New Hate
Written by Arthur Goldwag
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ISBN: 9780307742513
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The New Hate
A History of Fear and Loathing on the Populist Right
Written by Arthur Goldwag


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $16.00

A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2012

From the author of -Isms and -Ologies and Cults, Conspiracies, and Secret Societies, here is a deeply researched, fascinating history of the role that organized hatred has played in American politics. The New Hate takes readers on a surprising, often shocking, sometimes bizarrely amusing tour...

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The Myth of the Muslim Tide
The Myth of the Muslim Tide
Written by Doug Saunders
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ISBN: 9780307951250
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The Myth of the Muslim Tide
Do Immigrants Threaten the West?
Written by Doug Saunders


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $11.99

From the author of prize-winning Arrival City, a controversial and long-overdue rejoinder to the excessive fears of an Islamic threat that have spread throughout America and Europe and threaten our basic values.
 
Since September 11, 2001, a growing chorus has warned that Western society and values are at risk of being... Read more >
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The Myth of the Muslim Tide
The Myth of the Muslim Tide
Written by Doug Saunders
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ISBN: 9780307951175
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The Myth of the Muslim Tide
Do Immigrants Threaten the West?
Written by Doug Saunders


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $15.00

From the author of prize-winning Arrival City, a controversial and long-overdue rejoinder to the excessive fears of an Islamic threat that have spread throughout America and Europe and threaten our basic values.
 
Since September 11, 2001, a growing chorus has warned that Western society and values are at risk of being... Read more >
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Hitlers Social Revolution
Hitlers Social Revolution
Written by David Schoenbaum
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ISBN: 9780307822338
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Hitlers Social Revolution

Written by David Schoenbaum


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: August 8, 2012
Price: $14.99

The author attempts to analyze Hitler's appeal to German farmers, workers, businessmen, industrialists, women and youth. Beginning with Germany's social situation after World War I, he demonstrates how Hitler improvised a programme that claimed to offer a classless society. Read more >
Demonic
Demonic
Written by Ann Coulter
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ISBN: 9780307353498
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Demonic
How the Liberal Mob Is Endangering America
Written by Ann Coulter


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $16.00

The demon is a mob, and the mob is demonic. The Democratic Party activates mobs, depends on mobs, coddles mobs, publicizes and celebrates mobs—it is the mob. Sweeping in its scope and relentless in its argument, Demonic explains the peculiarities of liberals as standard groupthink behavior. To understand mobs is to... Read more >
The Rise of Rome
The Rise of Rome
Written by Anthony Everitt
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ISBN: 9780679645160
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The Rise of Rome
The Making of the World's Greatest Empire
Written by Anthony Everitt


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $13.99

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE KANSAS CITY STAR

From Anthony Everitt, the bestselling author of acclaimed biographies of Cicero, Augustus, and Hadrian, comes a riveting, magisterial account of Rome and its remarkable ascent from an obscure agrarian backwater to the greatest empire the world has ever known... Read more >
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The Liberal Defence of Murder
The Liberal Defence of Murder
Written by Richard Seymour
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ISBN: 9781844678617
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The Liberal Defence of Murder

Written by Richard Seymour


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: July 4, 2012
Price: $24.95

A war that has killed more than 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. These are the arguments of a host of liberal commentators, including such notable names as Christopher Hitchens, Kanan... Read more >
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Barbaric Sport
Barbaric Sport
Written by Marc Perelman
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ISBN: 9781844678594
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Barbaric Sport
A Global Plague
Written by Marc Perelman


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $14.95

Marc Perelman pulls no punches in this succinct and searing broadside, assailing the ‘recent form of barbarism’ that is the global sporting event. Forget the Olympics and consider, under Perelman’s guidance, the ledger of inequities maintained by such supposedly harmless games.

They have provided a smokescreen for the forcible removal of ‘undesirables’... Read more >
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The Book of Obama
From Hope and Change to the Age of Revolt
Written by Ted Rall


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $14.95

How did a charismatic young president elected in an atmosphere of optimism and expectation lead the United States to the brink of revolution? From a chance encounter in the early 1980s to the Democratic primaries of 2007-08, syndicated columnist and political cartoonist Ted Rall was one of the first to size... Read more >
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The Book of Obama
The Book of Obama
Written by Ted Rall
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ISBN: 9781609804503
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The Book of Obama
From Hope and Change to the Age of Revolt
Written by Ted Rall


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
Price: $14.95

How did a charismatic young president elected in an atmosphere of optimism and expectation lead the United States to the brink of revolution? From a chance encounter in the early 1980s to the Democratic primaries of 2007-08, syndicated columnist and political cartoonist Ted Rall was one of the first to size...

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