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The World That Never Was: A True Story of Dreamers, Schemers, Anarchists, and Secret Agents

Alex Butterworth · Pantheon; 1St Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

A thrilling history of the rise of anarchism, told through the stories of a number of prominent revolutionaries and the agents of the secret police who pursued them. In the late nineteenth century, nations the world over were mired in economic recession and beset by social unrest,...
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Jackie, Ethel, Joan: Women of Camelot

J Randy Taraborrelli · Warner Books
Pages: 544
Format: Hardcover

Jacqueline Bouvier. Ethel Skakel. Joan Bennett. Three women who married into America's royal family and became forever linked in legend. Set against the panorama of explosive American history, this unique story offers a rarely-seen look at the relationship shared among the three women...
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The Breakthrough: Politics and Race in the Age of Obama

Gwen Ifill · Doubleday; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

In The Breakthrough, veteran journalist Gwen Ifill surveys the American political landscape, shedding new light on the impact of Barack Obama's stunning presidential victory and introducing the emerging young African American politicians forging a bold new path to political power. Ifill...
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And the Band Played on: Politics, People, And the AIDS Epidemic

Randy Shilts
Format: Book

By the time Rock Hudson's death in 1985 alerted all America to the danger of the AIDS epidemic, the disease had spread across the nation, killing thousands of people and emerging as the greatest health crisis of the 20th century. America faced a troubling question: What happene
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Istanbul: A Tale of Three Cities

Bettany Hughes · Da Capo Press
Pages: 856
Format: Hardcover

Istanbul has always been a place where stories and histories collide.From the Koran to Shakespeare, this city with three names--Byzantium, Constantinople, Istanbul--resonates as an idea and a place, real and imagined. Standing as the gateway between East and West, it has been the capital...
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Liars, Leakers and Liberals

JEANINE PIRRO · Center Street
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

As host of her own show on Fox for many years, Judge Jeanine Pirro has seen firsthand how narratives take form, whether they are based in truth or not. In her explosive new book, she will write about some of the most egregious lies she's seen, and take on the Liars, Leakers, and Liberals.
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Killing the Deep State: The Fight to Save President Trump

JEROME R CORSI · Humanix Books
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Donald Trump beat 16 Republican challengers and Hillary Rodham Clinton to win the presidency. Now he must beat the Deep State to keep his presidency. Here's how!#1 New York Times bestselling author of UNFIT FOR COMMAND and THE OBAMA NATION Jerome Corsi uncovers the secret conspiracy to destroy...
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The United States of Paranoia: A Conspiracy Theory

Jesse Walker · Harper
Format: Hardcover

Jesse Walkers The United States of Paranoia presents a comprehensive history of conspiracy theories in American culture and politics, from the colonial era to the War on Terror.The fear of intrigue and subversion doesnt exist only on the fringes of society, but has always been part of our national...
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The Real Benjamin Franklin

Andrew M Allison · National Center for Constitutional Studies
Pages: 504
Format: Book

Book by W. Cleon Skousen, M. Richard Maxfield
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From Landfill to Hallowed Ground: The Largest Crime Scene in America

Frank Marra · Brown Books Publishing Group
Format: Hardcover

The morning of September 11, 2001, began like any other morning for police Sergeant Frank Marra. He woke up early, brewed his coffee, and got his son Anthony ready for kindergarten. That was until the image of the South Tower engulfed in flames and smoke interrupted televised broadcasts...
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Poisoning the Press: Richard Nixon, Jack Anderson, and the Rise of Washington's Scandal Culture

Mark Feldstein · Farrar, Straus and Giroux; First Edition edition
Format: Print book

It is March 1972, and the Nixon White House wants Jack Anderson dead. The syndicated columnist Jack Anderson, the most famous and feared investigative reporter in the nation, has exposed yet another of the President's dirty secrets. Nixon's operatives are ordered to "stop Anderson...
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Contempt: A Memoir of the Clinton Investigation

KEN STARR · Sentinel
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

Twenty years after the Starr Report and the Clinton impeachment, former special prosecutor Ken Starr finally shares his definitive account of one of the most divisive periods in American history.You could fill a library with books about the scandals of the Clinton administration, which...
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The Kennedys: America's Emerald Kings A Five-Generation History of the Ultimate Irish-Catholic Family

Thomas Maier · BasicBooks
Pages: 704
Format: Hardcover

Meticulously researched both here and abroad, THE KENNEDYS examines the Kennedy's as exemplars of the Irish Catholic experience. Beginning with Patrick Kennedy's arrival in the Brahmin world of Boston in 1848, Maier delves into the deeper currents of the often spectacular Kennedy...
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Hitch-22: A Memoir

Christopher Hitchens · Twelve; 1st edition
Format: Hardcover

Christopher Hitchens is one of the most noticed and debated public intellectuals of our time. Hitch-22 tells of his complex and warm relationship with his late mother (whose Jewish heritage he discovered only after her suicide), his formative experiences as a socialist and activist, and the authors...
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