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Leadership and the Rise of Great Powers

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Leadership and the Rise of Great Powers

Xuetong Yan

Politics & government; Political science & theory; Political leaders & leadership; International relations

Hardback

A leading foreign policy thinker uses Chinese political theory to explain why some powers rise as others decline and what... [more]

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A Lot of People Are Saying: The New Conspiracism and the Assault on Democracy

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A Lot of People Are Saying: The New Conspiracism and the Assault on Democracy...

Nancy L. Rosenblum, Russell Muirhead

History; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Conspiracy theories; Political science & theory; Political structures: democracy

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How the new conspiracists are undermining democracy--and what can be done about it Conspiracy theories are as old as politics.... [more]

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The Fourth Reich: The Specter of Nazism from World War II to the Present

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The Fourth Reich: The Specter of Nazism from World War II to the Present...

Gavriel D. Rosenfeld (Fairfield University, Connecticut)

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Fascism & Nazism

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Ever since the collapse of the Third Reich in 1945, anxieties have persisted about unrepentant Nazis returning to power and... [more]

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Lost Kingdom: A History of Russian Nationalism from Ivan the Great to Vladimir Putin

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Lost Kingdom: A History of Russian Nationalism from Ivan the Great to Vladimir...

Serhii Plokhy

History; European history; Asian history; History: earliest times to present day; Colonialism & imperialism; Nationalism

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In 2014, Russia annexed Crimea and attempted to seize a portion of Ukraine. While the world watched in outrage, this violation... [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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America vs the West: Can the liberal world order be preserved?

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America vs the West: Can the liberal world order be preserved?

Kori Schake

Politics & government

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'The rules-based international order is being challenged ... not by the usual suspects, but by its main architect and guarantor,... [more]

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The Front Runner

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The Front Runner

Matt Bai

History; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; History: specific events & topics; Politics & government

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In May 1987, Colorado Senator Gary Hart - a dashing, reform-minded Democrat - seemed a lock for the party's presidential nomination... [more]

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The Back Channel: A Memoir of American Diplomacy and the Case for Its Renewal

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The Back Channel: A Memoir of American Diplomacy and the Case for Its Renewal...

William J Burns

Memoirs; History; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Political science & theory; Diplomacy

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Bill Burns is a treasure of American diplomacy. --Hillary Clinton The Back Channel shows how diplomacy works, why it matters,... [more]

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The Threat: How the FBI Protects America in the Age of Terror and Trump

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The Threat: How the FBI Protects America in the Age of Terror and Trump...

Andrew G. McCabe

Biography: historical, political & military; History; History of the Americas; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Politics & government; Central government

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A dramatic insider account by the former deputy director of the FBI detailing how law enforcement battles terror threats,... [more]

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Beautiful One Day, Broke the Next: Queensland's Public Finances Since Sir Joh and Sir Leo

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Beautiful One Day, Broke the Next: Queensland's Public Finances Since Sir...

Gene Tunny

Regional studies; History; Politics & government; Economic history

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Gene Tunny is a Brisbane-based economist and former Australian Treasury official. During the late 2000s financial crisis,... [more]

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Sir Francis Villeneuve Smith: Third Chief Justice of Tasmania 1870-1885

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Sir Francis Villeneuve Smith: Third Chief Justice of Tasmania 1870-1885...

Dr J M Bennett, Ronald C Solomon

Biography: historical, political & military; Australasian & Pacific history; Political leaders & leadership

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Admitted to the Tasmanian Bar, F. V. Smith was an immediate success professionally and politically, being fourth Premier (post... [more]

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The Abolition of Britain

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The Abolition of Britain

Peter Hitchens

History; British & Irish history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Nationalism

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A gloomy overview of British culture. The author argues that British culture is in ruins,and institutions held in contempt.... [more]

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Economics for the Many

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Economics for the Many

John McDonnell

Politics & government; Central government policies; Political economy

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Our economy is rigged in favour of a wealthy elite. We need a new approach: an economics for the many. [more]

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Crashback: The Power Clash Between the U.S. and China in the Pacific

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Crashback: The Power Clash Between the U.S. and China in the Pacific

Michael Fabey

History; International relations

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$26.99

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The Three Escapes of Hannah Arendt: A Tyranny of Truth

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The Three Escapes of Hannah Arendt: A Tyranny of Truth

Ken Krimstein

Biography; Graphic novels: history & criticism; Social & political philosophy; Fascism & Nazism

Paperback

'A genre-breaking insight... [more]

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The New Silk Roads: The Present and Future of the World

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The New Silk Roads: The Present and Future of the World

Peter Frankopan

History; General & world history; Comparative politics

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From the Sunday Times and internationally bestselling author of The Silk Roads `Masterly mapping out of a new world... [more]

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Democracy Hacked

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Democracy Hacked

Martin Moore

Politics & government; Political structures: democracy

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Democracies are being gamed. Authoritarian governments, elite populists, and freextremists are exploiting our digital information... [more]

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Anti - Woke: Selected Essays by Brendan O'Neill

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Anti - Woke: Selected Essays by Brendan O'Neill

Brendan O'Neill

Literary essays; Literary studies: general; Society & Social Sciences; Politics & government; Humour

Paperback

In this selection of essays, celebrated columnist and editor Brendan O'Neill takes a cudgel to identity politics. From woke... [more]

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A History of Modern Iran

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A History of Modern Iran

Ervand Abrahamian

History; Middle Eastern history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Politics & government

Paperback

The first edition of this highly readable narrative of modern Iran was named the Choice Outstanding Academic Title in 2009.... [more]

$36.95

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The Alt-Right: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)

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The Alt-Right: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)

George Hawley

Ethnic minorities & multicultural studies; Politics & government; Political ideologies; Political activism

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In recent years, the so-called Alt-Right, a white nationalist movement, has grown at an alarming rate. Taking advantage of... [more]

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Liberalism: The Basics

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Liberalism: The Basics

John Charvet (London School of Economics, UK)

Politics & government; Political science & theory; Liberalism & centre democratic ideologies

Paperback

Liberalism: The Basics is an engaging and accessible introduction to liberalism. The author provides a comprehensive overview... [more]

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The Third Reich: All You Need To Know

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The Third Reich: All You Need To Know

Caroline Sharples

History; European history; The Holocaust; Second World War; Fascism & Nazism

Paperback

Caroline Sharples's compelling account of how Hitler used the democratic process to seize power in Germany and create a violent... [more]

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American Politics: A Graphic History

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American Politics: A Graphic History

Laura Locker

Graphic novels: true stories & non-fiction; History; Regional & national history; Politics & government; Political structure & processes; Political parties

Paperback

The people, ideals and events that have shaped a nation - in comic book form [more]

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Collusion: How Russia Helped Trump Win the White House

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Collusion: How Russia Helped Trump Win the White House

Luke Harding

History; Politics & government; Press & journalism

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Trump responds on twitter, 'FAKE NEWS.' In Collusion, award-winning journalist Luke Harding reveals the true nature of... [more]

$22.99

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