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The Briefing

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The Briefing

Sean Spicer

Autobiography: historical, political & military; History; Political campaigning & advertising

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The Briefing taps into Spicer's first-hand experience in the front row of the Trump campaign and presidency, shedding new... [more]

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The Kabul Peace House: How a Group of Young Afghans are Daring to Dream in a Land of War

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The Kabul Peace House: How a Group of Young Afghans are Daring to Dream...

Mark Isaacs

History; Social issues & processes; Human rights

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A story of peace in a land of unending war.<br /><br />This is a story of... [more]

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China's Forgotten People: Xinjiang, Terror and the Chinese State

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China's Forgotten People: Xinjiang, Terror and the Chinese State

Nick Holdstock

History; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Islamic studies; Geopolitics; Political oppression & persecution

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Lifting the lid on China's secret struggle with home-grown Islamic Terrorism [more]

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The Stonewall Reader

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The Stonewall Reader

Edmund White

Literary essays; Social & cultural history; Society & Social Sciences; Gay & Lesbian studies; Civil rights & citizenship; Demonstrations & protest movements

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28 June 2019 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the Stonewall uprising - the most significant event in the gay liberation... [more]

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The Mueller Report

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The Mueller Report

The Washington Post

History; Political leaders & leadership; Political structures: democracy; Political campaigning & advertising

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April 30, 2019 is the expected publication date for The Mueller Report trade paperback. The ebook will be published on April... [more]

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An Irresistible Force: How Caroline Chisholm Helped Shape a Nation

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An Irresistible Force: How Caroline Chisholm Helped Shape a Nation

Sarah Goldman

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Sociology: work & labour; Human rights

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A fresh, spirited and engaging biography of a fascinating and influential woman who was absolutely instrumental in shaping... [more]

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The Woman's Hour

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The Woman's Hour

Elaine Weiss

History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Social & cultural history; Gender studies: women; Civil rights & citizenship

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The nail-biting climax of one of the greatest political battles in American history: the ratification of the constitutional... [more]

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Parkland

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Parkland

Dave Cullen

Biography; Street & gun crime; Secondary schools; Political control & freedoms

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Exclusive story of the Parkland, Florida school shooting and the March for Our Lives campaign for gun control run by teen... [more]

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Hearts And Minds: The Untold Story of the Great Pilgrimage and How Women Won the Vote

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Hearts And Minds: The Untold Story of the Great Pilgrimage and How Women...

Jane Robinson

History; Social & cultural history; Feminism & feminist theory; Gender studies: women; Civil rights & citizenship; Demonstrations & protest movements

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'Inspiring and moving' - ObserverSet against the colourful background of the entire campaign for women to win the vote, Hearts... [more]

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Justice for Some: Law and the Question of Palestine

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Justice for Some: Law and the Question of Palestine

Noura Erakat

History; Middle Eastern history; Religious freedom & freedom of worship; International law

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Justice in the Question of Palestine is often framed as a question of law. Yet none of the Israel-Palestinian conflict's most... [more]

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Fracturing the Founding: How the Alt-Right Corrupts the Constitution

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Fracturing the Founding: How the Alt-Right Corrupts the Constitution

John E. Finn

History; History of the Americas; Social discrimination; Political science & theory; Political structures: democracy; Civil rights & citizenship

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Many in the radical right, including the Tea Party, the militia movement, the Alt-right, Christian nationalists, the Oath... [more]

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The Thirty-Year Genocide: Turkey's Destruction of Its Christian Minorities, 1894-1924

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The Thirty-Year Genocide: Turkey's Destruction of Its Christian Minorities,...

Benny Morris, Dror Ze'evi

History; Historiography; Middle Eastern history; Classical history & classical civilisation; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Political oppression & persecution

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From 1894 to 1924 three waves of violence swept across Anatolia, targeting the region's Christian minorities. Benny Morris... [more]

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Freedom's Detective: The Secret Service, the Ku Klux Klan and the Man Who Masterminded America's First War on Terror

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Freedom's Detective: The Secret Service, the Ku Klux Klan and the Man Who...

Charles Lane

Biography: historical, political & military; History; History of the Americas; American Civil War; Politics & government; Civil rights & citizenship

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Chronicles the story of the Reconstruction-era Secret Service and its battle against the KKK's effort to suppress the emancipated... [more]

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The Power of the Powerless

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The Power of the Powerless

Vaclav Havel

Literary essays; Politics & government; Political structures: totalitarianism & dictatorship; Political control & freedoms; Political subversion

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Vaclav Havel's remarkable and rousing essay on the tyranny of apathy, with a new introduction by Timothy Snyder Cowed by life... [more]

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Democracy and Truth: A Short History

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Democracy and Truth: A Short History

Sophia Rosenfeld

Politics & government; Political structures: democracy; Political control & freedoms

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In this lively and illuminating book, historian Sophia Rosenfeld explores a longstanding and largely unspoken tension at the... [more]

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The Gulag Archipelago

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The Gulag Archipelago

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

History; Political oppression & persecution

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PETERSON'Solzhenitsyn's masterpiece...<br /><br />The Gulag Archipelago... [more]

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Let Her Fly: A Father's Journey and the Fight for Equality

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Let Her Fly: A Father's Journey and the Fight for Equality

Ziauddin Yousafzai, Louise Carpenter

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Gender studies: women; Human rights

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In this intimate and extraordinary memoir, Ziauddin Yousafzai, the father of Malala, gives a moving account of fatherhood... [more]

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Misogyny: The New Activism

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Misogyny: The New Activism

Gail Ukockis

Society & Social Sciences; Gender studies: women; Social work; Human rights

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Impassioned but practical, this book dives into the topic of misogyny and proposes strategies for effective action. Using... [more]

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Emergency Chronicles: Indira Gandhi and Democracy's Turning Point

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Emergency Chronicles: Indira Gandhi and Democracy's Turning Point

Gyan Prakash

History; Asian history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Political structures: democracy; Political structures: totalitarianism & dictatorship; Civil rights & citizenship

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The gripping story of an explosive turning point in the history of modern India On the night of June 25, 1975, Indira Gandhi... [more]

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Seeking Justice in Cambodia: Human Rights Defenders Speak Out

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Seeking Justice in Cambodia: Human Rights Defenders Speak Out

Sue Coffey

History; Social issues & processes; Ethnic studies; Human rights

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Tells the powerful stories of the original founders of Cambodian human rights organisations and the younger generation of... [more]

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A Different Drummer

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A Different Drummer

William Melvin Kelley

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Slavery & abolition of slavery; Civil rights & citizenship

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A lost masterpiece, following in the footsteps of Suite Francaise, Alone in Berlin and Stoner. [more]

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Notes to Self

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Notes to Self

Emilie Pine

Literary essays; Illness & addiction: social aspects; Feminism & feminist theory; Gender studies: women; Civil rights & citizenship

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'I am afraid of being the disruptive woman. And of not being disruptive enough. I am afraid. But I am doing it anyway.'&nbsp;... [more]

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On Freedom

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On Freedom

Cass R. Sunstein

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Political control & freedoms; Freedom of information & freedom of speech

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From New York Times bestselling author Cass Sunstein, a brisk, provocative book that shows what freedom really means--and... [more]

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The Skripal Files: The Life and Near Death of a Russian Spy

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The Skripal Files: The Life and Near Death of a Russian Spy

Mark Urban

Biography: historical, political & military; True crime; History; The Cold War; Espionage & secret services; Political oppression & persecution

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From the heart of the cold war to the current hostilities between Russia and the West, this is the definitive account of the... [more]

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