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Years of Renewal

by Henry Kissinger Simon & Schuster (June 21, 2011)

Perhaps the best-known American diplomatist of the twentieth century, Henry Kissinger is a major figure in world history, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, and arguably one of the most brilliant minds ever placed...


Newsfail

by Jamie Kilstein & Allison Kilkenny Simon & Schuster (September 10, 2014)

A “feisty, literate, and uncompromising” (Publishers Weekly) primer on the most urgent issues of our day, from the creators and co-hosts of Citizen Radio, a listener-supported show whose slogan is “independent...


Outpost

by Christopher R. Hill Simon & Schuster (October 07, 2014)

A “candid, behind-the-scenes” (The Dallas Morning News) memoir from one of our most distinguished ambassadors who—in his career of service to the country—was sent to some of the most dangerous outposts...


The Cynic

by Alec MacGillis Simon & Schuster (September 16, 2014)

From a dogged political reporter, an investigation into the political education of Mitch McConnell and an argument that this powerful Senator embodies much of this country’s political dysfunction.

Based on...


This Changes Everything

by Naomi Klein Simon & Schuster (August 21, 2014)

The most important book yet from the author of the international bestseller The Shock Doctrine, a brilliant explanation of why the climate crisis challenges us to abandon the core “free market” ideology...


Israel: Is It Good for the Jews?

by Richard Cohen Simon & Schuster (September 16, 2014)

A very personal journey through Jewish history (and Cohen’s own), and a passionate defense of Israel’s legitimacy.

Richard Cohen’s book is part reportage, part memoir—an intimate journey through the history...


The End of Normal: The Great Crisis and the Future of Growth

by James K. Galbraith Simon & Schuster (August 06, 2014)

From one of the most respected economic thinkers and writers of our time, a brilliant argument about the history and future of economic growth.

The years since the Great Crisis of 2008 have seen slow growth,...


The Invisible Soldiers

by Ann Hagedorn Simon & Schuster (August 19, 2014)

The urgent truth about the privatization of America’s national security that exposes where this industry came from, how it operates, where it's heading—and why we should be concerned.

Thirty years ago there...


The Invisible Bridge

by Rick Perlstein Simon & Schuster (August 05, 2014)

The New York Times bestselling dazzling portrait of America on the verge of a nervous breakdown in the tumultuous political and economic times of the 1970s.

In January of 1973 Richard Nixon announced the end...


Operation Shakespeare: The True Story of an Elite International Sting

by John Shiffman Simon & Schuster (July 08, 2014)

A secret war. A daring sting operation. The great untold national security story of our time: “An impressive and important work…The book has the glamour of a spy novel and the gravity of a meticulously researched...


How the End Begins

by Ron Rosenbaum Simon & Schuster (March 01, 2011)

The president loses control of fifty nukes for nearly an hour. Russian nuclear bombers almost bump wingtips with American fighter jets over the Pacific coast. North Korea detonates nuclear weapons underground....


Conspiracy Theories and Other Dangerous Ideas

by Cass R. Sunstein Simon & Schuster (March 18, 2014)

The most controversial essays from the bestselling author once called the most dangerous man in America—collected for the first time.

The nation’s most-cited legal scholar who for decades has been at the...


The Road to Global Prosperity

by Michael Mandelbaum Simon & Schuster (March 25, 2014)

Expanding the powerful argument he makes with Thomas Friedman in their bestselling That Used to Be Us, Michael Mandelbaum describes the forces driving the next stage of globalization, one of expanding wealth...


A Call to Action

by Jimmy Carter Simon & Schuster (March 25, 2014)

In the highly acclaimed bestselling A Call to Action, President Jimmy Carter addresses the world’s most serious, pervasive, and ignored violation of basic human rights: the ongoing discrimination and violence...


The Jimmy Carter Library

by Jimmy Carter Simon & Schuster (March 25, 2014)

This ebook boxed set includes the following: A Call to Action, Beyond the White House, Our Endangered Values, Palestine Peace Not Apartheid, We Can Have Peace in the Holy Land, The Nobel Peace Prize Lecture,...


Nixon Volume III

by Stephen E. Ambrose Simon & Schuster (March 18, 2014)

In Nixon: Ruin and Recovery, 1973-1990, Stephen E. Ambrose completes his acclaimed biography of the man many historians call the most fascinating politician in American history: Richard Milhous Nixon.

Rarely...


Nixon Volume II

by Stephen E. Ambrose Simon & Schuster (March 18, 2014)

Stephen E. Ambrose’s biography of one of the most complex and puzzling US presidents at the apogee of his career, rebounding from defeat to an innovative, high-risk presidency, already sowing the seeds of...


Nixon Volume I

by Stephen E. Ambrose Simon & Schuster (March 18, 2014)

From acclaimed biographer Stephen E. Ambrose comes the life of one of the most elusive and intriguing American political figures, Richard M. Nixon. From his difficult boyhood and earnest youth to bis ruthless...


Eisenhower Volume I

by Stephen E. Ambrose Simon & Schuster (March 18, 2014)

Stephen E. Ambrose draws upon extensive sources, an unprecedented degree of scholarship, and numerous interviews with Dwight D. Eisenhower himself to offer the fullest, richest, and most objective rendering...


Eisenhower

by Stephen E. Ambrose Simon & Schuster (March 18, 2014)

Stephen E. Ambrose draws upon extensive sources, an unprecedented degree of scholarship, and numerous interviews with Eisenhower himself to offer the fullest, richest, most objective rendering yet of the soldier...


Eisenhower Volume II

by Stephen E. Ambrose Simon & Schuster (March 18, 2014)

Eisenhower: The President, the second and concluding volume of Stephen Ambrose's brilliant biography, is the first assessment of a postwar President based on access to the entire record. It covers a wide range...


Zero-Sum Future

by Gideon Rachman Simon & Schuster (February 01, 2011)

With a new foreword on the revolutions in the Arab world and the euro crisis, one of the world’s most influential commentators on international affairs offers a stark warning about a gathering global political...


Obama's Wars

by Bob Woodward Simon & Schuster (September 27, 2010)

In Obama’s Wars, Bob Woodward provides the most intimate and sweeping portrait yet of the young president as commander in chief. Drawing on internal memos, classified documents, meeting notes and hundreds...


Fly Fishing with Darth Vader

by Matt Labash Simon & Schuster (February 09, 2010)

One of the most gifted and entertaining journalists writing today, Matt Labash can extract comic humanity from even the most wary politicians, con artists, and rogues—while shedding wisdom about the rich corners...


Into the Story

by David Maraniss Simon & Schuster (January 12, 2010)

INTO THE STORY is the first collection of the work of David Maraniss, one of the most honored and versatile writers of his generation. The thirty-two stories here cover a rich array of topics, ranging from seminal...


Tell Newt to Shut Up

by Michael Weisskopf & David Maraniss Simon & Schuster (June 30, 2008)

PRIZEWINNING WASHINGTON POST JOURNALISTS REVEAL HOW REALITY GAGGED THE GINGRICH REVOLUTION

Speaker Newt Gingrich and his troops promised a revolution when they seized power in January 1995. The year that followed...


Tear Down This Wall

by Romesh Ratnesar Simon & Schuster (November 03, 2009)

On June 12, 1987, Ronald Reagan addressed a crowd of 20,000 people in West Berlin in the shadow of the Berlin Wall. The words he delivered that afternoon would become among the most famous in presidential history....


Bold Endeavors: How Our Government Built America, and Why It Must Rebuild Now

by Felix G. Rohatyn Simon & Schuster (February 24, 2009)

Bold Endeavors is a compelling narrative of ten large and transformative events in American history. It is an absorbing journey through the past as we read about determined national leaders -- Jefferson, Lincoln,...


The Neoconservatives

by Peter Steinfels Simon & Schuster (November 19, 2013)

In 1979, Peter Steinfels identified a new movement and predicted it would be the decade’s most enduring legacy to American politics. In a new Introduction he describes its evolution from a reaction to Sixties'...


The Price of Power: Kissinger in the Nixon White House

National Book Critics Circle Award for General Non-fiction 1983

by Seymour Hersh Simon & Schuster (October 29, 2013)

Price of Power examines Henry Kissinger’s influence on the development of the foreign policy of the United States during the presidency of Richard Nixon.


American

by Chris Matthews Simon & Schuster (October 01, 2013)

From Chris Matthews, host of MSNBC's Hardball and NBC's The Chris Matthews Show, and New York Times bestselling author of Now, Let Me Tell You What I Really Think, comes a definitive work on the lifeblood of...


Chris Matthews Complete Library E-book Box Set

by Chris Matthews Simon & Schuster (October 01, 2013)

The complete works of Chris Matthews, from his penetrating biographies—Jack Kennedy; Kennedy and Nixon; & Tip and the Gipper— to the trenchant political analysis of American; Hardball; & Now, Let Me Tell...


Chris Matthews on Politics E-book Box Set

by Chris Matthews Simon & Schuster (October 01, 2013)

Chris Matthew's trenchant political analysis and unique perspective on politics come to the fore in this boxed set of three of his classic works: American: Beyond Our Grandest Notions; Now, Let Me Tell You What...


Chris Matthews Biographies E-book Boxed Set

by Chris Matthews Simon & Schuster (October 01, 2013)

This ebook boxed set collects MSNBC host Chris Matthews's works of biography, from his time in House Speaker Tip O'Neill's office, to the rivalry between Kennedy and Nixon, to the elusive hero who was John F....


Henry Kissinger Foreign Policy E-book Boxed Set

by Henry Kissinger Simon & Schuster (September 24, 2013)

This ebook box set includes the following books by Henry Kissinger, detailing America’s approach to foreign policy.

Crisis: By drawing upon hitherto unpublished transcripts of his telephone conversations during...


Henry Kissinger The Complete Memoirs E-book Boxed Set

by Henry Kissinger Simon & Schuster (September 24, 2013)

This e-book box set includes the complete memoirs of Henry Kissinger, detailing his life and work.

White House Years: One of the most important books to come out of the Nixon Administration, White House Years...


Unthinkable

by Kenneth Pollack Simon & Schuster (September 10, 2013)

The world’s foremost expert on Middle Eastern relations examines Iran’s current nuclear potential and charts America’s future course of action.


Commandos: The Making Of America's Secrets

by Douglas Waller Simon & Schuster (July 09, 2013)

A precursor to American Sniper or Seal Team Six, The Commandos is a heart-pounding look at what it takes to fight alongside the very best of America’s armed forces.

In The Commandos, veteran Pentagon correspondent...


The Center Holds: Obama and His Enemies

by Jonathan Alter Simon & Schuster (June 04, 2013)

From the bestselling author of The Promise, the thrilling story of one of the most momentous contests in American history, the Battle Royale between Obama and his enemies from the 2010 midterms through the 2013...


At the Point of a Gun: Democratic Dreams and Armed Intervention

by David Rieff Simon & Schuster (June 04, 2013)

Veteran journalist David Rieff’s essays draw a searing portrait of what happens when the grandiose schemes of policymakers and human rights activists go horribly wrong in the field.

Writing for publications...


A Bed for the Night: Humanitarianism in Crisis

by David Rieff Simon & Schuster (June 04, 2013)

Timely and controversial, A Bed for the Night reveals how humanitarian organizations trying to bring relief in an ever more violent and dangerous world are often betrayed and misused, and have increasingly lost...


A Necessary Evil: A History of American Distrust of Government

by Garry Wills Simon & Schuster (May 28, 2013)

In A Necessary Evil, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Garry Wills shows that distrust of government is embedded deep in the American psyche. From the revolt of the colonies against king and parliament to present-day...


The Roberts Court: The Struggle for the Constitution

by Marcia Coyle Simon & Schuster (May 07, 2013)

The Roberts Court, seven years old, sits at the center of a constitutional maelstrom. Through four landmark decisions, Marcia Coyle, one of the most prestigious experts on the Supreme Court, reveals the fault...


Simpler: The Future of Government

by Cass R. Sunstein Simon & Schuster (April 09, 2013)

Simpler government arrived four years ago. It helped put money in your pocket. It saved hours of your time. It improved your children’s diet, lengthened your life span, and benefited businesses large and small....


The King Years (Enhanced Edition): Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement

by Taylor Branch Simon & Schuster (January 08, 2013)

Taylor Branch, author of the acclaimed America in the King Years, introduces selections from the trilogy in clear context and gripping detail.

The King Years delivers riveting tales of everyday heroes who achieved...


Seize the Moment: America's Challenge In A One-Superpower World

by Richard Nixon Simon & Schuster (January 08, 2013)

"What is most striking about Mr. Nixon's charge to seize the moment, nearly all of which is sensible and sound, is the continuity of his counsel." —The New York Times

“In Moscow, Khrushchev arrogantly predicted...


In The Arena: A Memoir of Victory, Defeat, and Renewal

by Richard Nixon Simon & Schuster (January 08, 2013)

"Eloquent of the man and . . . of the history he made." —The New York Times

In the Arena is the most personal, profound, and revealing memoir ever written by a major political figure. It is Richard Nixon's...


RN: The Memoirs of Richard Nixon

by Richard Nixon Simon & Schuster (January 08, 2013)

“Informative, explicit, even suspense-ridden.…An important source for students of the Nixon presidency.” —The New York Times

Former President Richard Nixon's bestselling autobiography is an intensely...


Six Crises

by Richard Nixon Simon & Schuster (January 08, 2013)

For many years before he became President, Richard Nixon's decisions vitally affected the well-being of the nation. Six of those decisions significantly shaped the man who would later become the 37th President...


The Real War

by Richard Nixon Simon & Schuster (January 08, 2013)

In this landmark 1980 bestseller, Richard Nixon presents an effective analysis of strategic shortcomings and a prescription for renewed strength.

Nixon’s tough-minded views discussed in this book became a blueprint...