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The Tragedy of U.S. Foreign Policy: How America's Civil Religion Betrayed the National Interest

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The Tragedy of U.S. Foreign Policy: How America's Civil Religion Betrayed...

Walter A. McDougall

History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; International relations

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A fierce critique of civil religion as the taproot of America's bid for global hegemony [more]

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ASEAN's Half Century: A Political History of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations

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ASEAN's Half Century: A Political History of the Association of Southeast...

Donald E. Weatherbee

History; Asian history; International relations

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This authoritative book offers a critical analysis of the conventional wisdom regarding ASEAN and its efforts to transform... [more]

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Fall and Rise: The Story of 9/11

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Fall and Rise: The Story of 9/11

Mitchell Zuckoff

True stories; History; History of the Americas; Terrorist attack

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THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER `The farewell calls from the planes... the mounting... [more]

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American Values: Lessons I Learned from My Family

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American Values: Lessons I Learned from My Family

Robert F Kennedy

Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; History; Politics & government

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The son and namesake of Robert F. Kennedy shares memories from his turbulent childhood, the lessons he learned from family... [more]

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A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership

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A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership

James Comey

Memoirs; History; Police & security services; Public administration

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A riveting inside account of life and leadership at the heart of the FBI and high office in the United States of America.... [more]

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The Mechanism: A Crime Network So Deep it Brought Down a Nation

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The Mechanism: A Crime Network So Deep it Brought Down a Nation

Vladimir Netto

Biography; True crime; Organised crime; Political corruption

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INTRODUCTION BY MISHA GLENNY, author of McMafiaA gripping narrative of power, corruption and greed, The Mechanism is the true... [more]

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Clear Bright Future: A Radical Defence of the Human Being

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Clear Bright Future: A Radical Defence of the Human Being

Paul Mason

Social issues & processes; Social theory; Social, group or collective psychology; International relations; Business & Economics

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Our world order is under pressure as never before. From new authoritarian regimes in the US, Turkey and Russia, to the imminent... [more]

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The Psychology of Politics

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The Psychology of Politics

Barry Richards

Psychology; Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology); Social, group or collective psychology; Politics & government

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How do some political leaders capture popular support? What is the appeal of belonging to a nation? Can democracy thrive?<br... [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 Assault On Intelligence

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The Assault On Intelligence

Michael Hayden

History; Politics & government

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A blistering critique of the forces threatening the American intelligence community, beginning with the President of the United... [more]

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The Civic Foundations of Fascism in Europe

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The Civic Foundations of Fascism in Europe

Dylan Riley

Politics & government; Fascism & Nazism

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How the development of twentieth-century fascism depended on strong civil societies [more]

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Marx, Capital and the Madness of Economic Reason

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Marx, Capital and the Madness of Economic Reason

David Harvey

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Marxism & Communism

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Marx's Capital is one of the most important texts of the modern era. The three volumes, published between 1867 and 1883, changed... [more]

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A Line in the River: Khartoum, City of Memory

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A Line in the River: Khartoum, City of Memory

Jamal Mahjoub

Memoirs; Prose: non-fiction; Politics & government; Travel & holiday

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'A travelogue and memoir to rank alongside anything by Chatwin or Thubron' Jim Crace 'A most absorbing and rewarding book'... [more]

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Moneyland: Why Thieves And Crooks Now Rule The World And How To Take It Back

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Moneyland: Why Thieves And Crooks Now Rule The World And How To Take It...

Oliver Bullough

Political corruption; Business & Economics; Political economy

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Once upon a time, if an official stole money, there wasn't much he could do with it. He could buy himself a new car or build... [more]

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My Story

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My Story

Julia Gillard

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Feminism & feminist theory; Politics & government; International relations

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`I was prime minister for three years and three days. Here we see what lay behind the resilience and dignified courage Gillard... [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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King of Spies: The Dark Reign of America's Spymaster in Korea

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King of Spies: The Dark Reign of America's Spymaster in Korea

Blaine Harden

Autobiography: historical, political & military; True war & combat stories; History; Korean War; Espionage & secret services

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Discover the true story of the dark reign of the number one US spy-master in Korea. [more]

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Labor's Forgotten People: The Triumph of Identity Politics

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Labor's Forgotten People: The Triumph of Identity Politics

Michael Thompson

History; Comparative politics

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The Labor Party may be doing well federally, but its future as a major force in Australian politics is under threat. [more]

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Politics of Forgetting: New Zealand, Greece and Britain at War

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Politics of Forgetting: New Zealand, Greece and Britain at War

Martyn Brown

History; International relations

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Greece was a poor country in turmoil and pain during the 1940s. A military dictatorship was followed by invasion and terrifying... [more]

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On Grand Strategy

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On Grand Strategy

John Lewis Gaddis

History; Political leaders & leadership; Diplomacy; Defence strategy, planning & research

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In Chapters extending from the ancient world to the Second World War, Gaddis assesses grand strategic theory and practice... [more]

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Has the West Lost It?: A Provocation

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Has the West Lost It?: A Provocation

Kishore Mahbubani

Globalization; Politics & government; Diplomacy; Geopolitics; International economics

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Kishore Mahbubani's timely polemic argues passionately for the West to cease imposing its ideology on the world and intervening... [more]

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Can Democracy Survive Global Capitalism?

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Can Democracy Survive Global Capitalism?

Robert Kuttner

Politics & government; Economic theory & philosophy; Economic history; Advocate - Politics

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A leading social critic recounts capitalism's finest hour and shows us how we might achieve it once again. [more]

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The China Mission: George Marshall's Unfinished War, 1945-1947

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The China Mission: George Marshall's Unfinished War, 1945-1947

Daniel Kurtz-Phelan

History; Asian history; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Diplomacy

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New York Times Book Review Editor's Pick [more]

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The Moralist: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made

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The Moralist: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made

Patricia O'Toole

Biography: historical, political & military; History; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; Political leaders & leadership

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In this biography of one of the most high-minded, consequential, and controversial US presidents, [the author presents] a... [more]

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The Burning Shores: Inside the Battle for the New Libya

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The Burning Shores: Inside the Battle for the New Libya

Frederic Wehrey

Regional studies; History; African history; Politics & government; International relations

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A riveting, beautifully crafted account of Libya after Qadhafi. [more]

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