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Flashpoints
Flashpoints
Written by George Friedman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385536332
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Flashpoints
The Emerging Crisis in Europe
Written by George Friedman


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: January 27, 2015
Price: $28.95

A major new book by New York Times bestselling author and geopolitical forecaster George Friedman (The Next 100 Years), with a bold thesis about coming events in Europe. This provocative work examines “flashpoints,” unique geopolitical hot spots where tensions have erupted throughout history, and where conflict is due to emerge again.

“There is a temptation... Read more >
Flashpoints
Flashpoints
Written by George Friedman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385536349
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Flashpoints
The Emerging Crisis in Europe
Written by George Friedman


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: January 27, 2015
Price: $14.99

A major new book by New York Times bestselling author and geopolitical forecaster George Friedman (The Next 100 Years), with a bold thesis about coming events in Europe. This provocative work examines “flashpoints,” unique geopolitical hot spots where tensions have erupted throughout history, and where conflict is due to emerge again.

“There is a temptation... Read more >
Flashpoints
Flashpoints
Written by George Friedman, Read by Bruce Turk and George Friedman
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553399097
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Flashpoints
The Emerging Crisis in Europe
Written by George Friedman
Read by Bruce Turk and George Friedman


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc0
On Sale: January 27, 2015
Price: $40.00

A major new book by New York Times bestselling author and geopolitical forecaster George Friedman (The Next 100 Years), with a bold thesis about coming events in Europe. This provocative work examines “flashpoints,” unique geopolitical hot spots where tensions have erupted throughout history, and where conflict is due to emerge again.

“There is a temptation... Read more >
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Flashpoints
Flashpoints
Written by George Friedman, Read by Bruce Turk and George Friedman
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553399103
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Flashpoints
The Emerging Crisis in Europe
Written by George Friedman
Read by Bruce Turk and George Friedman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: January 27, 2015
Price: $22.50

A major new book by New York Times bestselling author and geopolitical forecaster George Friedman (The Next 100 Years), with a bold thesis about coming events in Europe. This provocative work examines “flashpoints,” unique geopolitical hot spots where tensions have erupted throughout history, and where conflict is due to emerge again.

“There is a temptation... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook and a hardcover.
The Contest of the Century
The Contest of the Century
Written by Geoff A. Dyer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307951236
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The Contest of the Century
The New Era of Competition with China--and How America Can Win
Written by Geoff A. Dyer


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $15.95

From former Financial Times Beijing bureau chief Geoff Dyer, a balanced and far-seeing analysis of the emerging competition between China and America.

Global politics is shifting rapidly. After decades of rising, China has entered a new and critical phase, seeking to turn its economic heft into global power. In this deeply informed... Read more >
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Story of my People
Story of my People
Written by Edoardo Nesi
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590516775
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Story of my People

Written by Edoardo Nesi


Format: Trade Paperback, 178 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $14.95

Winner of the 2011 Strega Prize, this blend of essay, social criticism, and memoir is a striking portrait of the effects of globalization on Italy’s declining economy.
 
Starting from his family’s textile factory in Prato, Tuscany, Edoardo Nesi examines the recent shifts in Italy’s manufacturing industry. Only one generation ago, Prato was... Read more >
China's Second Continent
China's Second Continent
Written by Howard W. French
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307956989
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China's Second Continent
How a Million Migrants Are Building a New Empire in Africa
Written by Howard W. French


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $27.95

An exciting, hugely revealing account of China’s burgeoning presence in Africa—a developing empire already shaping, and reshaping, the future of millions of people.
           
A prizewinning foreign correspondent and former New York Times bureau chief in Shanghai and in West and Central Africa, Howard French is uniquely positioned to tell... Read more >
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China's Second Continent
China's Second Continent
Written by Howard W. French
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ISBN: 9780385351683
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China's Second Continent
How a Million Migrants Are Building a New Empire in Africa
Written by Howard W. French


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $12.99

An exciting, hugely revealing account of China’s burgeoning presence in Africa—a developing empire already shaping, and reshaping, the future of millions of people.
           
A prizewinning foreign correspondent and former New York Times bureau chief in Shanghai and in West and Central Africa, Howard French is uniquely positioned to tell... Read more >
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China's Silent Army
China's Silent Army
Written by Juan Pablo Cardenal and Heriberto Araujo, Translated by Catherine Mansfield
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ISBN: 9780385346597
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China's Silent Army
The Pioneers, Traders, Fixers and Workers Who Are Remaking the World in Beijing's Image
Written by Juan Pablo Cardenal and Heriberto Araujo
Translated by Catherine Mansfield


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $15.00

The first book to examine the unprecedented growth of China's economic investment in the developing world, its impact at the local level, and a rare hands-on picture of the role of ordinary Chinese in the juggernaut that is China, Inc.
 
Beijing-based journalists Juan Pablo Cardenal and Heriberto Araújo crisscrossed the globe from... Read more >
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The Contest of the Century
The Contest of the Century
Written by Geoff A. Dyer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307960788
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The Contest of the Century
The New Era of Competition with China--and How America Can Win
Written by Geoff A. Dyer


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $12.99

From the former Financial Times Beijing bureau chief, a balanced and far-seeing analysis of the emerging competition between China and the United States that will dominate twenty-first-century world affairs—an inside account of Beijing’s quest for influence and an explanation of how America can come out on top.

The structure of global... Read more >
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The Contest of the Century
The Contest of the Century
Written by Geoff A. Dyer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307960757
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The Contest of the Century
The New Era of Competition with China--and How America Can Win
Written by Geoff A. Dyer


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $26.95

From the former Financial Times Beijing bureau chief, a balanced and far-seeing analysis of the emerging competition between China and the United States that will dominate twenty-first-century world affairs—an inside account of Beijing’s quest for influence and an explanation of how America can come out on top.

The structure of global... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Why Nations Fail
Why Nations Fail
Written by Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307719225
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Why Nations Fail
The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty
Written by Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson


Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $17.00

Brilliant and engagingly written, Why Nations Fail answers the question that has stumped the experts for centuries: Why are some nations rich and others poor, divided by wealth and poverty, health and sickness, food and famine?

Is it culture, the weather, geography? Perhaps ignorance of what the right policies are?

Simply... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a hardcover.
Cool War
Cool War
Written by Noah Feldman, Read by Noah Feldman
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385362153
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Cool War
The Future of Global Competition
Written by Noah Feldman
Read by Noah Feldman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $17.50

A bold and thought-provoking look at the future of U.S.-China relations, and how their coming power struggle will reshape the competitive playing field for nations around the world
 
The Cold War seemingly ended in a decisive victory for the West. But now, Noah Feldman argues, we are entering an era... Read more >
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Story of My People
Story of My People
Written by Edoardo Nesi
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590515549
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Story of My People

Written by Edoardo Nesi


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $19.95

Winner of the 2011 Strega Prize, this blend of essay, social criticism, and memoir is a striking portrait of the effects of globalization on Italy’s declining economy.
 
Starting from his family’s textile factory in Prato, Tuscany, Edoardo Nesi examines the recent shifts in Italy’s manufacturing industry. Only one generation ago, Prato was... Read more >
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Story of My People

Written by Edoardo Nesi


Format: eBook0
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $11.99

Winner of the 2011 Strega Prize, this blend of essay, social criticism, and memoir is a striking portrait of the effects of globalization on Italy’s declining economy.
 
Starting from his family’s textile factory in Prato, Tuscany, Edoardo Nesi examines the recent shifts in Italy’s manufacturing industry. Only one generation ago, Prato was... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Debtors' Prison
Debtors' Prison
Written by Robert Kuttner
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307959805
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Debtors' Prison
The Politics of Austerity Versus Possibility
Written by Robert Kuttner


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: April 30, 2013
Price: $26.95

One of our foremost economic thinkers challenges a cherished tenet of today’s financial orthodoxy: that spending less, refusing to forgive debt, and shrinking government—“austerity”—is the solution to a persisting economic crisis like ours or Europe’s, now in its fifth year.

Since the collapse of September 2008, the conversation about economic recovery...

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Debtors' Prison
Debtors' Prison
Written by Robert Kuttner
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307959812
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Debtors' Prison
The Politics of Austerity Versus Possibility
Written by Robert Kuttner


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: April 30, 2013
Price: $14.99

One of our foremost economic thinkers challenges a cherished tenet of today’s financial orthodoxy: that spending less, refusing to forgive debt, and shrinking government—“austerity”—is the solution to a persisting economic crisis like ours or Europe’s, now in its fifth year.

Since the collapse of September 2008, the conversation about economic recovery...

Read more >
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Confucius Lives Next Door
Confucius Lives Next Door
Written by T.R. Reid
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307833860
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Confucius Lives Next Door
What Living in the East Teaches Us About Living in the West
Written by T.R. Reid


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2013
Price: $11.99

Those who've heard T. R. Reid's weekly commentary on National Public Radio or read his far-flung reporting in National Geographic or  The Washington Post know him to be trenchant, funny, and cutting-edge, but also erudite and deeply grounded in whatever subject he's discussing. In Confucius Lives Next Door he brings... Read more >
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The Keys to the Kingdom
The Keys to the Kingdom
Written by Jeff Shear
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307832207
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The Keys to the Kingdom

Written by Jeff Shear


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2013
Price: $15.99

The United States is in a war. This war is not fought with missiles and bullets, but with dollars, yen, and deutsche marks. This is a war for dominance in the global marketplace, a war for economic supremacy. The United States is losing this war. Year after year, tens of billions... Read more >
China Airborne
China Airborne
Written by James Fallows
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400031276
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China Airborne
The Test of China's Future
Written by James Fallows


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $15.95

From one of our most influential journalists, here is a timely, vital, and illuminating account of the next stage of China’s modernization—its plan to rival America as the world’s leading aerospace power and to bring itself from its low-wage past to a high-tech future.

In 2011, China announced its twelfth Five-Year Plan...

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China's Silent Army
China's Silent Army
Written by Juan Pablo Cardenal and Heriberto Araujo, Translated by Catherine Mansfield
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385346580
Our Price: $11.99
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China's Silent Army
The Pioneers, Traders, Fixers and Workers Who Are Remaking the World in Beijing's Image
Written by Juan Pablo Cardenal and Heriberto Araujo
Translated by Catherine Mansfield


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $11.99

The first book to examine the unprecedented growth of China's economic investment in the developing world, its impact at the local level, and a rare hands-on picture of the role of ordinary Chinese in the juggernaut that is China, Inc.
 
Beijing-based journalists Juan Pablo Cardenal and Heriberto Araújo crisscrossed the globe from... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Maonomics
Maonomics
Written by Loretta Napoleoni, Translated by Stephen Twilley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804312
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Maonomics
Why Chinese Communists Make Better Capitalists Than We Do
Written by Loretta Napoleoni
Translated by Stephen Twilley


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: December 4, 2012
Price: $18.95

With the end of the Cold War, it was believed that Western capitalism had finally triumphed over Communism. In Maonomics: Why Chinese Communists Make Better Capitalists than We Do, Napoleoni argues just the opposite: we are now witnessing capitalism's decline and the victory of "communism with a profit motive." Maonomics charts the prodigious ascent... Read more >
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China Airborne
China Airborne
Written by James Fallows
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307907400
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China Airborne

Written by James Fallows


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $11.99

More than two-thirds of the new airports under construction today are being built in China. Chinese airlines expect to triple their fleet size over the next decade and will account for the fastest-growing market for Boeing and Airbus. But the Chinese are determined to be more than customers. In 2011, China...

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Why Nations Fail
Why Nations Fail
Written by Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307719218
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Why Nations Fail
The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty
Written by Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson


Format: Hardcover, 544 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $30.00

Brilliant and engagingly written, Why Nations Fail answers the question that has stumped the experts for centuries: Why are some nations rich and others poor, divided by wealth and poverty, health and sickness, food and famine?

Is it culture, the weather, geography? Perhaps ignorance of what the right policies are?

Simply... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a trade paperback.
Why Nations Fail
Why Nations Fail
Written by Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307719232
Our Price: $12.99
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Why Nations Fail
The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty
Written by Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $12.99

Brilliant and engagingly written, Why Nations Fail answers the question that has stumped the experts for centuries: Why are some nations rich and others poor, divided by wealth and poverty, health and sickness, food and famine?

Is it culture, the weather, geography? Perhaps ignorance of what the right policies are?

Simply... Read more >
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