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The Liberal Defence of Murder

Written by Richard Seymour


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $24.95

A war that has killed over 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.

Those are the arguments of a host of liberal commentators, ranging from Christopher Hitchens to Kanan Makiya, Michael Ignatieff, Paul... Read more >
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Guardian of the Republic
Guardian of the Republic
Written by Allen West and Michele Hickford
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804138109
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Guardian of the Republic
An American Ronin's Journey to Faith, Family and Freedom
Written by Allen West and Michele Hickford


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $26.00

The inspiring life and uncensored views of a veteran, patriot, former Congressman, conservative icon, and warrior for personal liberty…
 
Over the course of the past few decades, Allen West has had many titles bestowed on him, among them Lt. Colonel, U.S. Representative, “Dad,” and Scourge of the Far Left. He rose from... Read more >
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Guardian of the Republic
Guardian of the Republic
Written by Allen West and Michele Hickford
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804138116
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Guardian of the Republic
An American Ronin's Journey to Faith, Family and Freedom
Written by Allen West and Michele Hickford


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $12.99

The inspiring life and uncensored views of a veteran, patriot, former Congressman, conservative icon, and warrior for personal liberty…
 
Over the course of the past few decades, Allen West has had many titles bestowed on him, among them Lt. Colonel, U.S. Representative, “Dad,” and Scourge of the Far Left. He rose from... Read more >
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Liberalism
A Counter-History
Written by Domenico Losurdo
Translated by Gregory Elliott


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $19.95

In this definitive historical investigation, Italian author and philosopher Domenico Losurdo argues that from the outset liberalism, as a philosophical position and ideology, has been bound up with the most illiberal of policies: slavery, colonialism, genocide, racism and snobbery.

Narrating an intellectual history running from the eighteenth through to the twentieth centuries... Read more >
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Taking Liberties
Taking Liberties
Written by Robert Boston
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616149116
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Taking Liberties
Why Religious Freedom Doesn't Give You the Right to Tell Other People What to Do
Written by Robert Boston


Format: Trade Paperback, 198 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $19.95

A concise and lucid explanation of what religious freedom is and isn't.


Increasingly, conservative religious groups are using religious liberty as a sword to lash out at others. In this forcefully argued defense of the separation of church and state, Robert Boston makes it clear that the religious freedom guaranteed in the... Read more >
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Taking Liberties
Why Religious Freedom Doesn't Give You the Right to Tell Other People What to Do
Written by Robert Boston


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $11.99

A concise and lucid explanation of what religious freedom is and isn't


Increasingly, conservative religious groups are using religious liberty as a sword to lash out at others. In this forcefully argued defense of the separation of church and state, Robert Boston makes it clear that the religious freedom guaranteed in the... Read more >
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Liberalism
Liberalism
Written by Domenico Losurdo, Translated by Gregory Elliott
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681664
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Liberalism
A Counter-History
Written by Domenico Losurdo
Translated by Gregory Elliott


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $24.95

In this definitive historical investigation, Italian author and philosopher Domenico Losurdo argues that from the outset liberalism, as a philosophical position and ideology, has been bound up with the most illiberal of policies: slavery, colonialism, genocide, racism and snobbery.

Narrating an intellectual history running from the eighteenth through to the twentieth centuries... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Goldwater
Goldwater
Written by Barry Goldwater
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804150804
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Goldwater

Written by Barry Goldwater


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2013
Price: $15.99

Barry Goldwater is a principled politican in a world where the species seems endangered, a man of profound convcition about government and law, the grand old man of the Grand Old Party, respected as much by those who disagree with him as by those who share his views. Goldwater is at... Read more >
DREAM OF DELIVERANCE
DREAM OF DELIVERANCE
Written by Mona Harrington
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307831514
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DREAM OF DELIVERANCE

Written by Mona Harrington


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2013
Price: $16.99

In this major work of historical and political analysis, Mona Harrington examines curcial missteps and uncertainties in the American statecraft from Woodrow Wilson’s time to Ronald Reagan’s, and traces them to a potent myth at the center of our political thinking. It is a myth peculiarly American, a long-held belief that... Read more >
Wrapped in the Flag
Wrapped in the Flag
Written by Claire Conner
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807077504
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Wrapped in the Flag
A Personal History of America's Radical Right
Written by Claire Conner


Format: Hardcover, 264 pages
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $25.95

A narrative history of the John Birch Society by a daughter of one of the infamous ultraconservative organization’s founding fathers.

Named a best nonfiction book of 2013 by Kirkus Reviews and the Tampa Bay Times

 
Long before the rise of the Tea Party movement and the prominence of today’s religious Right, the... Read more >
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Wrapped in the Flag
A Personal History of America's Radical Right
Written by Claire Conner


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $28.95

A narrative history of the John Birch Society by a daughter of one of the infamous ultraconservative organization’s founding fathers.

Named a best nonfiction book of 2013 by Kirkus Reviews and the Tampa Bay Times

 
Long before the rise of the Tea Party movement and the prominence of today’s religious Right, the... Read more >
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The Oath
The Oath
Written by Jeffrey Toobin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307390714
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The Oath
The Obama White House and The Supreme Court
Written by Jeffrey Toobin


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $16.00

A Washington Post Notable Work of Nonfiction

From the moment Chief Justice Roberts botched Barack Obama's oath of office, the relationship between the Court and the White House has been a fraught one. Grappling with issues as diverse as campaign finance, abortion, and the right to bear arms, the Roberts court has...

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Leading the Way
Leading the Way
Written by Lee Edwards
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780770435783
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Leading the Way
The Story of Ed Feulner and the Heritage Foundation
Written by Lee Edwards


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $27.50

The remarkable history of The Heritage Foundation, its influential founder, and the conservative movement in America.

Leading the Way tells the story of how Ed Feulner has transformed policymaking in Washington and has led The Heritage Foundation into becoming the most influential conservative think tank in the nation. Under Ed Feulner and for... Read more >
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Leading the Way
Leading the Way
Written by Lee Edwards
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770435790
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Leading the Way
The Story of Ed Feulner and the Heritage Foundation
Written by Lee Edwards


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $14.99

The remarkable history of The Heritage Foundation, its influential founder, and the conservative movement in America.

Leading the Way tells the story of how Ed Feulner has transformed policymaking in Washington and has led The Heritage Foundation into becoming the most influential conservative think tank in the nation. Under Ed Feulner and for... Read more >
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The Agony of the American Left
The Agony of the American Left
Written by Christopher Lasch
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307830500
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The Agony of the American Left

Written by Christopher Lasch


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2013
Price: $15.99

Five long essays by an American historian, the author of The New Radicalism in America (1965). Under the rubric of "the collapse of mass-based radical movements," Lasch examines the decline of populism, the disintegration of the American socialist party, and the weaknesses of black nationalism. Also included is a history of... Read more >
New Radicalism in America
New Radicalism in America
Written by Christopher Lasch
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307830517
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New Radicalism in America

Written by Christopher Lasch


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2013
Price: $11.99

Around the turn of the century, the American liberal tradition made a major shift away from politics. The new radicals were more interested in the reform of education, culture, and sexual mores. Through vivid biographies, Christopher Lasch chronicles these social reformers from Jane Addams, Mabel Dodge Luhan, and Lincoln Steffens to... Read more >
World of Nations
World of Nations
Written by Christopher Lasch
Format: eBook
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 Last Line of Defense
The Last Line of Defense
Written by Ken Cuccinelli
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780770437091
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The Last Line of Defense
The New Fight for American Liberty
Written by Ken Cuccinelli


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $25.00

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 >
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The Last Line of Defense
The Last Line of Defense
Written by Ken Cuccinelli
Format: eBook
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 >
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The Righteous Mind
The Righteous Mind
Written by Jonathan Haidt
Format: Trade Paperback
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
Format: Trade Paperback
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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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 is essential reading for anyone seeking the accurate historical background to many of the today's hot-button political debates. In 2011, Glenn Beck released a "modern translation" of the Federalist Papers and a new biography of George Washington. In the same year, Rick Perry, the governor of Texas, published a... 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 >
The Oath
The Oath
Written by Jeffrey Toobin
Format: eBook
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 >
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