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The Man Who Sold the World: Ronald Reagan and the Betrayal of Main Street America

William Kleinknecht · Nation Books; First Printing edition
Format: Book

Since Ronald Reagan left office - and particularly after his death - his shadow has loomed large over American politics: Republicans and many Democrats have waxed nostalgic, extolling the Republican tradition he embodied, the optimism he espoused, and his abilities as a communicator.This...
 
 
April 4, 1968: Martin Luther King Jr.'s Death and How It Changed America

Michael Eric Dyson · Basic Civitas Books; First Edition edition
Format: Book

On April 4, 1968, at 6:01 PM, while he was standing on a balcony at a Memphis hotel, Martin Luther King, Jr. was shot and fatally wounded. Only hours earlier King—the prophet for racial and economic justice in America—ended his final speech with the words, “I may not get there...
 
 
A Slobbering Love Affair: The True

Bernard Goldberg · Regnery
Pages: 184
Format: Print book

Do the mainstream media have a liberal bias? Sure they do, says CBS veteran and New York Times bestselling author Bernard Goldberg. But the media crossed an important line in the 2008 presidential race, moving from their usual unthinking liberal bias to crass partisanship of the crudest...
 
 
America and the World: Conversations on the Future of American Foreign Policy

Zbigniew Brzezinski · Basic Books
Pages: 291
Format: Print book

The status of the United States as a world power, and the nature of power itself, are at a historic turning point. It is essential that we understand and adapt to the new security environment in which we find ourselves.Two of the most respected figures in American foreign policy are Zbigniew...
 
 
Guantánamo Diary

Mohamedou Ould Slahi · Little, Brown
Pages: 432
Format: Hardcover

An unprecedented international publishing event: the first and only diary written by a still-imprisoned Guantánamo detainee.Since 2002, Mohamedou Slahi has been imprisoned at the detention camp at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. In all these years, the United States has never charged him with a crime....
 
 
Sleeping with the Devil: How Washington Sold Our Soul for Saudi Crude

Robert Baer · Crown; 1 edition
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

“Saudi Arabia is more and more an irrational state—a place that spawns global terrorism even as it succumbs to an ancient and deeply seated isolationism, a kingdom led by a royal family that can’t get out of the way of its own greed. Is this the fulcrum we want the global...
 
 
Infamy: The Shocking Story of the Japanese American Internment in World War II

Richard Reeves · Henry Holt and Company, 2015.
Pages: 342
Format: Print book

A LOS ANGELES TIMES BESTSELLER * A NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW EDITOR'S CHOICE * Bestselling author Richard Reeves provides an authoritative account of the internment of more than 120,000 Japanese-Americans and Japanese aliens during World War IILess than three months after Japan bombed...
 
 
The Devil We Know: Dealing with the New Iranian Superpower

Robert Baer · Crown; 1 edition
Format: Book

Over the past thirty years, while the United States has turned either a blind or dismissive eye, Iran has emerged as a nation every bit as capable of altering America’s destiny as traditional superpowers Russia and China. Indeed, one of this book’s central arguments is that,...
 
 
Mindhunter: Inside the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit

John E Douglas · Gallery Books
Pages: 420
Format: Paperback

Now a Netflix original series Discover the classic, behind-the-scenes chronicle of John E. Douglas' twenty-five-year career in the FBI Investigative Support Unit, where he used psychological profiling to delve into the minds of the country's most notorious serial killers and criminals.In...
 
 
Notes on a Foreign Country: An American Abroad in a Post-American World

Suzy Hansen · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Suzy Hansen left her country and moved to Istanbul and discovered AmericaIn the wake of the September 11 attacks and the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq, Suzy Hansen, who grew up in an insular conservative town in New Jersey, was enjoying early success as a journalist for a high-profile New York...
 
 
Churchill, Hitler, and "The Unnecessary War": How Britain Lost Its Empire and the West Lost the World

Patrick J Buchanan · Crown Publishers
Pages: 518
Format: Print book

Were World Wars I and II - which can now be seen as a thirty-year paroxysm of slaughter and destruction - inevitable? Were they necessary wars? Were the bloodiest and most devastating conflicts ever suffered by mankind fated by forces beyond men's control? Or were they products of calamitous...
 
 
Against All Enemies: Inside America's War on Terror

Richard A. Clarke · Free Press; First Edition edition
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Examines America's war on terror, both before and after September 11th, including what went right or wrong, the operations of al Qaeda, the Department of Homeland Security, and other crucial actions of the Bush administration.
 
 
After America: Get Ready for Armageddon

Mark Steyn · Regnery Publishing; First edition
Format: Hardcover

Optimistic About Americas Future?Dont Be. In his giant New York Times bestseller, America Alone The End of the World as We Know It, Mark Steyn predicted collapse for the rest of the Western World. Now, he adds, America has caught up with Europe on the great rush to self-destruction. Its not just...