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The Idealist
The Idealist
Written by Nina Munk
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767929424
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The Idealist
Jeffrey Sachs and the Quest to End Poverty
Written by Nina Munk


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $15.95

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
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Recipient of Foreign Policy's 2013 Albie Award


In 2006, Jeffrey Sachs—celebrated economist, special advisor to the Secretary General of the United Nations, and author of the influential bestseller The End of Poverty— launched the Millennium Villages Project... Read more >
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Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Written by Katherine Boo
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812979329
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Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity
Written by Katherine Boo


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $16.00

In this brilliant, breathtaking book by Pulitzer Prize winner Katherine Boo, a bewildering age of global change and inequality is made human through the dramatic story of families striving toward a better life in Annawadi, a makeshift settlement in the shadow of luxury hotels near the Mumbai airport. As India starts... Read more >
The Idealist
The Idealist
Written by Nina Munk
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385525817
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The Idealist
Jeffrey Sachs and the Quest to End Poverty
Written by Nina Munk


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $26.95

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
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Recipient of Foreign Policy's 2013 Albie Award


A powerful portrayal of Jeffrey Sachs's ambitious quest to end global poverty
    
 "The poor you will always have with you," to cite the Gospel of Matthew 26:11. Jeffrey Sachs—celebrated economist, special... Read more >
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The Idealist
The Idealist
Written by Nina Munk
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385537742
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The Idealist
Jeffrey Sachs and the Quest to End Poverty
Written by Nina Munk


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $12.99

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
BloombergForbesThe Spectator

Recipient of Foreign Policy's 2013 Albie Award


A powerful portrayal of Jeffrey Sachs's ambitious quest to end global poverty
    
 "The poor you will always have with you," to cite the Gospel of Matthew 26:11. Jeffrey Sachs—celebrated economist, special... Read more >
The Idealist
The Idealist
Written by Nina Munk, Read by Susan Nezami
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739366479
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The Idealist
Jeffrey Sachs and the Quest to End Poverty
Written by Nina Munk
Read by Susan Nezami


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $20.00

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
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Recipient of Foreign Policy's 2013 Albie Award


A powerful portrayal of Jeffrey Sachs's ambitious quest to end global poverty
    
 "The poor you will always have with you," to cite the Gospel of Matthew 26:11. Jeffrey Sachs—celebrated economist, special... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
A Twist of Faith
A Twist of Faith
Written by John Donnelly
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807001165
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A Twist of Faith
An American Christian's Quest to Help Orphans in Africa
Written by John Donnelly


Format: Trade Paperback, 200 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $16.00

American Christians, veteran reporter John Donnelly has discovered, are an ever-increasing source of aid in Africa, with some experts estimating that U.S. churches supply more resources to Africa than USAID. In A Twist of Faith, he tells the unlikely story of how faith and determination compelled one such American Christian to... Read more >
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The Land Grabbers
The Land Grabbers
Written by Fred Pearce
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807003411
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The Land Grabbers
The New Fight over Who Owns the Earth
Written by Fred Pearce


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $17.00

“Raises complex and urgent issues.”—Booklist, starred review

How Wall Street, Chinese billionaires, oil sheiks, and agribusiness are buying up huge tracts of land in a hungry, crowded world.

An unprecedented land grab is taking place around the world. Fearing future food shortages or eager to profit from them, the world’s wealthiest and most...

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Mapping Subaltern Studies and the Postcolonial
Mapping Subaltern Studies and the Postcolonial
Edited by Vinayak Chaturvedi
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844676385
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Mapping Subaltern Studies and the Postcolonial

Edited by Vinayak Chaturvedi


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $95.00

Inspired by Antonio Gramsci’s writings on the history of subaltern classes, the authors in Mapping Subaltern Studies and the Postcolonial sought to contest the elite histories of Indian nationalists by adopting the paradigm of “history from below.” Later on, the project shifted from its social history origins by drawing upon an... Read more >
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Mapping Subaltern Studies and the Postcolonial
Mapping Subaltern Studies and the Postcolonial
Edited by Vinayak Chaturvedi, Contribution by David Arnold, C.A. Bayly, Tom Brass and Dipesh Chakrabarty
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844676378
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Mapping Subaltern Studies and the Postcolonial

Edited by Vinayak Chaturvedi
Contribution by David Arnold, C.A. Bayly, Tom Brass and Dipesh Chakrabarty


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $26.95

Inspired by Antonio Gramsci’s writings on the history of subaltern classes, the authors in Mapping Subaltern Studies and the Postcolonial sought to contest the elite histories of Indian nationalists by adopting the paradigm of ‘history from below’. Later on, the project shifted from its social history origins by drawing upon an... Read more >
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A Twist of Faith
A Twist of Faith
Written by John Donnelly
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807001325
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A Twist of Faith
An American Christian's Quest to Help Orphans in Africa
Written by John Donnelly


Format: Hardcover, 200 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $25.95

American Christians, veteran reporter John Donnelly has discovered, are an ever-increasing source of aid in Africa, with some experts estimating that U.S. churches supply more resources to Africa than USAID. In A Twist of Faith, he tells the unlikely story of how faith and determination compelled one such American Christian to... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
A Twist of Faith
An American Christian's Quest to Help Orphans in Africa
Written by John Donnelly


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $25.95

American Christians, veteran reporter John Donnelly has discovered, are an ever-increasing source of aid in Africa, with some experts estimating that U.S. churches supply more resources to Africa than USAID. In A Twist of Faith, he tells the unlikely story of how faith and determination compelled one such American Christian to travel... Read more >
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The Land Grabbers
The Land Grabbers
Written by Fred Pearce
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807003244
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The Land Grabbers
The New Fight over Who Owns the Earth
Written by Fred Pearce


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2012
Price: $27.95

“Raises complex and urgent issues.”—Booklist, starred review

How Wall Street, Chinese billionaires, oil sheiks, and agribusiness are buying up huge tracts of land in a hungry, crowded world.

An unprecedented land grab is taking place around the world. Fearing future food shortages or eager to profit from them, the world’s wealthiest and most...

Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
The Land Grabbers
The New Fight over Who Owns the Earth
Written by Fred Pearce


Format: eBook, 286 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2012
Price: $27.95

How Wall Street, Chinese billionaires, oil sheiks, and agribusiness are buying up huge tracts of land in a hungry, crowded world.

An unprecedented land grab is taking place around the world. Fearing future food shortages or eager to profit from them, the world’s wealthiest and most acquisitive countries, corporations, and individuals have... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Written by Katherine Boo
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679643951
Our Price: $11.99
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Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity
Written by Katherine Boo


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $11.99

In this brilliant, breathtaking book by Pulitzer Prize winner Katherine Boo, a bewildering age of global change and inequality is made human through the dramatic story of families striving toward a better life in Annawadi, a makeshift settlement in the shadow of luxury hotels near the Mumbai airport. As India starts... Read more >
Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Written by Katherine Boo, Read by Sunil Malhotra
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780307934055
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Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity
Written by Katherine Boo
Read by Sunil Malhotra


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $35.00

In this brilliant, breathtaking book by Pulitzer Prize winner Katherine Boo, a bewildering age of global change and inequality is made human through the dramatic story of families striving toward a better life in Annawadi, a makeshift settlement in the shadow of luxury hotels near the Mumbai airport. As India starts... Read more >
Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Written by Katherine Boo, Read by Sunil Malhotra
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307934062
Our Price: $17.50

For more information about downloading this audiobook
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Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity
Written by Katherine Boo
Read by Sunil Malhotra


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $17.50

In this brilliant, breathtaking book by Pulitzer Prize winner Katherine Boo, a bewildering age of global change and inequality is made human through the dramatic story of families striving toward a better life in Annawadi, a makeshift settlement in the shadow of luxury hotels near the Mumbai airport. As India starts... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Written by Katherine Boo
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400067558
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Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity
Written by Katherine Boo


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $27.00

In this brilliant, breathtaking book by Pulitzer Prize winner Katherine Boo, a bewildering age of global change and inequality is made human through the dramatic story of families striving toward a better life in Annawadi, a makeshift settlement in the shadow of luxury hotels near the Mumbai airport. As India starts... Read more >
India
India
Written by Patrick French
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307596642
Our Price: $13.99
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India
A Portrait
Written by Patrick French


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: June 7, 2011
Price: $13.99

A monumental biography of the subcontinent from the award-winning author of The World Is What It Is: The Authorized Biography of V. S. Naipaul.

Second only to China in the magnitude of its economic miracle and second to none in its potential to shape the new century, India is fast undergoing one... Read more >
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DIGNITY
DIGNITY
Written by Dana Gluckstein, Epilogue by Amnesty International, Foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Introduction by Faithkeeper Oren R. Lyons
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875629
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DIGNITY
In Honor of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
Written by Dana Gluckstein
Epilogue by Amnesty International
Foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu
Introduction by Faithkeeper Oren R. Lyons


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: November 9, 2010
Price: $39.95

DIGNITY, a collection of iconic photographs by Dana Gluckstein, honors Indigenous Peoples worldwide and celebrates the 50th Anniversary in 2011 of Amnesty International, the Nobel Peace Prize-winning human rights organization. With over ninety exquisite black-and-white portraits spanning three decades, this richly printed coffee table gift book succeeds in distilling the universality... Read more >
The Shackled Continent
Power, Corruption, and African Lives
Written by Robert Guest


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $21.95

A former Africa editor for The Economist, Robert Guest addresses the troubled continent's thorniest problems: war, AIDS, and above all, poverty. Newly updated with a preface that considers political and economic developments of the past six years, The Shackled Continentis engrossing, highly readable, and as entertaining as it is tragic.

Guest pulls the veil... Read more >
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The Shackled Continent
The Shackled Continent
Written by Robert Guest
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781588342973
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The Shackled Continent
Power, Corruption, and African Lives
Written by Robert Guest


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $21.95

A former Africa editor for The Economist, Robert Guest addresses the troubled continent's thorniest problems: war, AIDS, and above all, poverty. Newly updated with a preface that considers political and economic developments of the past six years, The Shackled Continent is engrossing, highly readable, and as entertaining as it is tragic.

Guest... Read more >
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Curse of the Black Gold
Curse of the Black Gold
Written by Kashi, Ed, Edited by Michael Watts
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781576875476
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Curse of the Black Gold
50 Years of Oil in The Niger Delta
Written by Kashi, Ed
Edited by Michael Watts


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: April 20, 2010
Price: $39.95

Curse of the BlackGold: 50 Years of Oil in the Niger Delta takes a graphic look at the profound cost of oil exploitation in West Africa. Featuring images by world-renowned photojournalist Ed Kashi and text by prominent Nigerian journalists, human rights activists, and University of California at Berkeley professor Michael Watts, this... Read more >
FRAGILE
FRAGILE
Written by Howard G. Buffett, Foreword by Shakira Mebarak
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426206177
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FRAGILE
The Human Condition
Written by Howard G. Buffett
Foreword by Shakira Mebarak


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: December 8, 2009
Price: $35.00

Fragile is the documentation of life stories in sixty-five countries. It is about personal accounts, some successful, some shattering. The book is an effort to move intellectual discussions to face emotional realities. It is one man's attempt to bring this reality to those who may be motivated to affect change.

It is... Read more >
The Challenge for Africa
The Challenge for Africa
Written by Wangari Maathai
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307378095
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The Challenge for Africa

Written by Wangari Maathai


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 7, 2009
Price: $13.99

In Unbowed, Nobel Prize winner Wangari Maathai recounts her extraordinary journey from her childhood in rural Kenya to the world stage. When Maathai founded the Green Belt Movement in 1977, she began a vital poor people’s environmental movement, focused on the empowerment of women, that soon spread across Africa. Persevering through... Read more >
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The Challenge for Africa
The Challenge for Africa
Written by Wangari Maathai
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307377401
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The Challenge for Africa

Written by Wangari Maathai


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2009
Price: $25.00

Wangari Maathai, Nobel Peace Prize laureate and founder of the Green Belt Movement, offers a refreshingly unique perspective on the challenges facing Africa, even as she calls for a moral revolution among Africans themselves, who, she argues, are culturally deracinated, adrift between worlds.

The troubles of Africa today are severe and wide-ranging... Read more >
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