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The New Media Monopoly
A Completely Revised and Updated Edition with Seven New Chapters
Written by Ben H. Bagdikian


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $26.00

When the first edition of The Media Monopoly was published in 1983, critics called Ben Bagdikian's warnings about the chilling effects of corporate ownership and mass advertising on the nation's news "alarmist." Since then, the number of corporations controlling most of America's daily newspapers, magazines, radio and television stations, book publishers... Read more >
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On the Abolition of All Political Parties
On the Abolition of All Political Parties
Written by Simone Weil, Contribution by Czeslaw Milosz, Translated by Simon Leys, Introduction by Simon Leys
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590177815
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On the Abolition of All Political Parties

Written by Simone Weil
Contribution by Czeslaw Milosz
Translated by Simon Leys
Introduction by Simon Leys


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $14.00

An NYRB Classics Original 

Simone Weil—philosopher, activist, mystic—is one of the most uncompromising of modern spiritual masters. In “On the Abolition of All Political Parties” she challenges the foundation of the modern liberal political order, making an argument that has particular resonance today, when the apathy and anger of the people... Read more >
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Seven Bad Ideas
Seven Bad Ideas
Written by Jeff Madrick
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307961181
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Seven Bad Ideas
How Mainstream Economists Have Damaged America and the World
Written by Jeff Madrick


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $26.95

A bold indictment of some of our most accepted mainstream economic theories—why they’re wrong, and how they’ve been harming America and the world.

Budget deficits are bad. A strong dollar is good. Controlling inflation is paramount. Pay reflects greater worker skills. A deregulated free market is fair and effective. Theories like... Read more >
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Seven Bad Ideas
Seven Bad Ideas
Written by Jeff Madrick
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ISBN: 9780307961198
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Seven Bad Ideas
How Mainstream Economists Have Damaged America and the World
Written by Jeff Madrick


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $13.99

A bold indictment of some of our most accepted mainstream economic theories—why they’re wrong, and how they’ve been harming America and the world.

Budget deficits are bad. A strong dollar is good. Controlling inflation is paramount. Pay reflects greater worker skills. A deregulated free market is fair and effective. Theories like... Read more >
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The Actuality of Communism

Written by Bruno Bosteels


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 24, 2014
Price: $16.95

One of the rising stars of contemporary critical theory, Bruno Bosteels discusses the new currents of thought generated by figures such as Alain Badiou, Jacques Rancière and Slavoj Žižek, who are spearheading the revival of interest in communism. Bosteels examines this resurgence of communist thought through the prism of “speculative leftism&rdquo... Read more >
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The Spirit of Terrorism

Written by Jean Baudrillard
Translated by Chris Turner


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 24, 2014
Price: $17.95

Baudrillard sees the power of the terrorists as lying in the symbolism of slaughter—not merely the reality of death, but in a sacrifice that challenges the whole system. Where previously the old revolutionary sought to conduct a struggle between real forces in the context of ideology and politics, the new terrorist... Read more >
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Welcome to the Desert of the Real
Five Essays on September 11 and Related Dates
Written by Slavoj Zizek


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 24, 2014
Price: $17.95

Liberals and conservatives proclaim the end of the American holiday from history. Now the easy games are over; one should take sides. Žižek argues this is precisely the temptation to be resisted. In such moments of apparently clear choices, the real alternatives are most hidden. Welcome to the Desert of the... Read more >
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Adolf Hitler
Adolf Hitler
Written by John Toland
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ISBN: 9781101872772
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Adolf Hitler
The Definitive Biography
Written by John Toland


Format: eBook, 1120 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $13.99

Pulitzer Prize-winning historian John Toland’s classic, definitive biography of Adolf Hitler remains the most thorough, readable, accessible, and, as much as possible, objective account of the life of a man whose evil affect on the world in the twentieth century will always be felt.

Toland’s research provided one of the final opportunities...

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Infamy
Infamy
Written by John Toland
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ISBN: 9781101872840
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Infamy
Pearl Harbor and Its Aftermath
Written by John Toland


Format: eBook, 408 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $13.99

Bestselling author and historian John Toland’s expertise and skill as a narrator were awarded with the Pulitzer Prize for his sweeping Rising Sun. In Infamy, Toland extends and corrects his account of the events leading up to Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor, addressing persistent questions: Could FDR have engineered a conspiracy...

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A Path Appears
A Path Appears
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385349918
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A Path Appears
Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $27.95

An essential, galvanizing narrative about making a difference here and abroad—a road map to becoming the most effective global citizens we can be.

In their number one New York Times best seller Half the Sky, husband-and-wife team Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn brought to light struggles faced by women and girls... Read more >
A Path Appears
A Path Appears
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
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ISBN: 9780385349925
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A Path Appears
Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $12.99

An essential, galvanizing narrative about making a difference here and abroad—a road map to becoming the most effective global citizens we can be.

In their number one New York Times best seller Half the Sky, husband-and-wife team Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn brought to light struggles faced by women and girls... Read more >
A Path Appears
A Path Appears
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
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ISBN: 9780804194549
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A Path Appears
Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $28.00

An essential, galvanizing narrative about making a difference here and abroad—a road map to becoming the most effective global citizens we can be.

In their number one New York Times best seller Half the Sky, husband-and-wife team Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn brought to light struggles faced by women and girls... Read more >
A Path Appears
A Path Appears
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, Read by Olivia Wilde
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780385367820
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A Path Appears
Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
Read by Olivia Wilde


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $40.00

An essential, galvanizing narrative about making a difference here and abroad—a road map to becoming the most effective global citizens we can be.

In their number one New York Times best seller Half the Sky, husband-and-wife team Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn brought to light struggles faced by women and girls... Read more >
A Path Appears
A Path Appears
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, Read by Olivia Wilde
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385367837
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A Path Appears
Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
Read by Olivia Wilde


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $20.00

An essential, galvanizing narrative about making a difference here and abroad—a road map to becoming the most effective global citizens we can be.

In their number one New York Times best seller Half the Sky, husband-and-wife team Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn brought to light struggles faced by women and girls... Read more >
An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States

Written by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz


Format: eBook, 296 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $27.95

The first history of the United States told from the perspective of indigenous peoples
 
Today in the United States, there are more than five hundred federally recognized Indigenous nations comprising nearly three million people, descendants of the fifteen million Native people who once inhabited this land. The centuries-long genocidal program of... Read more >
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An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States
An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States
Written by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807000403
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An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States

Written by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz


Format: Hardcover, 296 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $27.95

The first history of the United States told from the perspective of indigenous peoples
 
Today in the United States, there are more than five hundred federally recognized Indigenous nations comprising nearly three million people, descendants of the fifteen million Native people who once inhabited this land. The centuries-long genocidal program of... Read more >
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New Orleans Under Reconstruction
New Orleans Under Reconstruction
Written by Carol M. Reese, Michael Sorkin and Anthony Fontenot, Foreword by Mike Davis
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781682739
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New Orleans Under Reconstruction

Written by Carol M. Reese, Michael Sorkin and Anthony Fontenot
Foreword by Mike Davis


Format: Hardcover, 576 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $100.00

When the levees broke in August 2005 as a result of Hurricane Katrina, 80 percent of the city of New Orleans was flooded, with a loss of 134,000 homes and 986 lives. In particular, the devastation hit the vulnerable communities the hardest: the old, the poor and the African American. The... Read more >
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Thirteen Days in September
Thirteen Days in September
Written by Lawrence Wright
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385352048
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Thirteen Days in September
Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David
Written by Lawrence Wright


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $13.99

A dramatic, illuminating day-by-day account of the 1978 Camp David conference, when President Jimmy Carter convinced Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin and Egyptian President Anwar Sadat to sign a peace treaty--the first treaty in the modern Middle East, and one which endures to this day.
 
With his hallmark insight into the forces... Read more >
Thirteen Days in September
Thirteen Days in September
Written by Lawrence Wright, Read by Mark Bramhall and Lawrence Wright
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804165426
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Thirteen Days in September
Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David
Written by Lawrence Wright
Read by Mark Bramhall and Lawrence Wright


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $22.50

ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW’ S 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR

A gripping day-by-day account of the 1978 Camp David conference, when President Jimmy Carter persuaded Israeli prime minister Menachem Begin and Egyptian president Anwar Sadat to sign the first peace treaty in the modern Middle East, one...

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Thirteen Days in September
Thirteen Days in September
Written by Lawrence Wright
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ISBN: 9780385352031
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Thirteen Days in September
Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David
Written by Lawrence Wright


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $27.95

ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW’ S 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR

A gripping day-by-day account of the 1978 Camp David conference, when President Jimmy Carter persuaded Israeli prime minister Menachem Begin and Egyptian president Anwar Sadat to sign the first peace treaty in the modern Middle East, one...

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Zero to One
Zero to One
Written by Peter Thiel and Blake Masters
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804139298
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Zero to One
Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future
Written by Peter Thiel and Blake Masters


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $27.00

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


If you want to build a better future, you must believe in secrets.

The great secret of our time is that there are still uncharted frontiers to explore and new inventions to create. In Zero to One, legendary entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel shows how we can find...

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Zero to One
Zero to One
Written by Peter Thiel and Blake Masters
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ISBN: 9780804139304
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Zero to One
Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future
Written by Peter Thiel and Blake Masters


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $12.99

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


If you want to build a better future, you must believe in secrets.

The great secret of our time is that there are still uncharted frontiers to explore and new inventions to create. In Zero to One, legendary entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel shows how we can find...

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Zero to One
Zero to One
Written by Peter Thiel and Blake Masters, Read by Blake Masters
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804165259
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Zero to One
Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future
Written by Peter Thiel and Blake Masters
Read by Blake Masters


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $30.00

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


If you want to build a better future, you must believe in secrets.

The great secret of our time is that there are still uncharted frontiers to explore and new inventions to create. In Zero to One, legendary entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel shows how we can find...

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Zero to One
Zero to One
Written by Peter Thiel and Blake Masters, Read by Blake Masters
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804165266
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Zero to One
Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future
Written by Peter Thiel and Blake Masters
Read by Blake Masters


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $15.00

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


If you want to build a better future, you must believe in secrets.

The great secret of our time is that there are still uncharted frontiers to explore and new inventions to create. In Zero to One, legendary entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel shows how we can find...

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Arab and Jew
Arab and Jew
Written by David K. Shipler
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101903049
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Arab and Jew
Wounded Spirits in a Promised Land
Written by David K. Shipler


Format: eBook, 608 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $11.99

"The best and most comprehensive work there is in the English language on this subject." —New York Times

In this monumental work, extensively researched and more relevant than ever, David Shipler delves into the origins of the prejudices that exist between Jews and Arabs that have been intensified by war, terrorism, and... Read more >
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