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Flying Blind: How Political Correctness Continues to Compromise Airline Safety Post 9/11

Michael Smerconish · Running Press; 1st edition
Pages: 232
Format: Hardcover

Radio talk show host Michael Smerconish asks the question: In a post-9/11 world marked by constant threat of terrorism, why do the Department of Transportation and the Transportation Security Administration continue to jeopardize airline security by enforcing outdated screening regulations...
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The Deep State: How an Army of Bureaucrats Protected Barack Obama and Is Working to Destroy Donald Trump

Jason Chaffetz · Broadside Books
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Former Congressman and current Fox News contributor Jason Chaffetz explains how we ended up with a federal government that actively works to defend the Democratic party and undermine Trump.The liberal media frequently declares the Obama years were free of scandal. They pretend this is true...
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Brazil on the Rise: The Story of a Country Transformed

Larry Rohter · Palgrave Macmillan Trade; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

In this hugely praised narrative, New York Times reporter Larry Rohter takes the reader on a lively trip through Brazil's history, culture, and booming economy. Going beyond the popular stereotypes of samba, supermodels, and soccer, he shows us a stunning and varied landscape--from...
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Supreme Command: Soldiers, Statesmen, and Leadership in Wartime

Eliot Cohen · Free Press; First edition. edition
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Using the example of great modern leaders - Lincoln, Clemenceau, Churchill and Ben Gurion - all of whom were without military experience, Supreme Command argues that, in fact, civilian statesman can be brilliant commanders in times of war. Supreme Command is about leadership in wartime,...
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The Eaves of Heaven: A Life in Three Wars

Andrew X. Pham · Crown; 1 edition
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

From Andrew X. Pham, the award-winning author of Catfish and Mandala, a son’s searing memoir of his Vietnamese father’s experiences over the course of three wars.The Philadelphia Inquirer hailed Andrew Pham’s debut, Catfish and Mandala: A Two-Wheeled Voyage Through the Landscape...
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Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother

Amy Chua · Penguin Press; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

An awe-inspiring often hilarious and unerringly honest story of one mothers exercise in extreme parenting revealing the rewards-and the costs-of raising her children the Chinese way All decent parents want to do whats best for their children What Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother reveals...
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A People's History of the United States

Howard Zinn · Harper Perennial Modern Classics; Dlx Rep edition
Format: Paperback

Its a wonderful, splendid book—a book that should be read by every American, student or otherwise, who wants to understand his country, its true history, and its hope for the future. —Howard Fast, author of Spartacus and The ImmigrantsIt should be required reading. —Eric Foner, New York...
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Dying of Whiteness: How the Politics of Racial Resentment Is Killing America's Heartland

Jonathan M. Metzl · Basic Books
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

A physician reveals how right-wing backlash policies have mortal consequences -- even for the white voters they promise to helpIn the era of Donald Trump, many lower- and middle-class white Americans are drawn to politicians who pledge to make their lives great again. But as Dying of Whiteness...
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Exit With Honor: The Life and Presidency of Ronald Reagan (Right Wing in America)

William E. Pemberton · M E Sharpe Inc
Pages: 328
Format: Hardcover

Few presidents have sparked as much interest in recent years as Ronald Reagan, already the subject of a large number of biographies and specialized studies. This concise biography, based on the latest research into the Reagan archives and synthesis of the large memoir literature that...
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Periods Gone Public: Taking a Stand for Menstrual Equity

JENNIFER WEISS-WOLF · Arcade Publishing
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

The first book to explore menstruation in the current cultural and political landscape and to investigate the new wave of period activism taking the world by storm. After centuries of being shrouded in taboo and superstition, periods have gone mainstream. Seemingly overnight, a new, high-profile...
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The Edge of Disaster: Rebuilding a Resilient Nation

Stephen Flynn · Random House; 1 edition
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

Why do we remain unprepared for the next terrorist attack or natural disaster?Where are we most vulnerable?How have we allowed our government to be so negligent?Who will keep you and your family safe?Is America living on borrowed time?How can we become a more resilient nation?Americans...
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America in Retreat: The New Isolationism and the Coming Global Disorder

Bret Stephens · Sentinel
Format: Hardcover

A world in which the leading liberal-democratic nation does not assume its role as world policeman will become a world in which dictatorships contend, or unite, to fill the breach. Americans seeking a return to an isolationist garden of Eden—alone and undisturbed in the world, knowing...
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