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Hanoi's War

by Lien-Hang T. Nguyen & Hillary Huber Blackstone Publishing (October 23, 2012)

While most historians of the Vietnam War focus on the origins of US involvement and the Americanization of the conflict, Lien-Hang T. Nguyen examines the international context in which North Vietnamese leaders...


The Black Banners

by Ali H. Soufan, Neil Shah & Daniel Freedman Blackstone Publishing (November 16, 2011)

A book that will change the way we think about al-Qaeda, intelligence, and the events that forever changed America

On September 12, 2001, FBI Special Agent Ali H. Soufan was handed a secret file. Had he received...


The Empire Strikes Out

by Robert Elias & William Hughes Blackstone Publishing (November 16, 2010)

"It's our game...America's game: it has the snap, go, fling of the American atmosphere--belongs as much to our institutions, fits into them as significantly as our Constitution's laws, [and] is just as important...


Dismantling the Empire

by Chalmers Johnson & Tom Weiner Blackstone Publishing (August 17, 2010)

In his prophetic book Blowback, published before 9/11, Chalmers Johnson warned that our secret operations in Iraq and elsewhere around the globe would exact a price at home. Now, in a brilliant series of essays...


Potsdam

by Michael Neiberg & Arthur Morey Blackstone Publishing (May 05, 2015)

After Germany's defeat in World War II, Europe lay in tatters. Millions of refugees were dispersed across the continent. Food and fuel were scarce. Britain was bankrupt, while Germany had been reduced to rubble....


The Future of Violence

by Benjamin Wittes, Gabriella Blum & Tom Weiner Blackstone Publishing (March 10, 2015)

From drone warfare in theMiddle East to digital spying by the National Security Agency, the USgovernment has harnessed the power of cutting-edge technology to awesomeeffect. But what happens when ordinary people...


The Return of History and the End of Dreams

by Robert Kagan & Holter Graham Blackstone Publishing (May 13, 2008)

Post-Cold War, the world remains "unipolar," but international competition among the United States, Russia, China, Europe, Japan, India, and Iran raise new threats of regional conflict. Communism is dead, but...


Bin Laden

by Yossef Bodansky & Wanda McCaddon Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2007)

Who is Osama bin Laden—the only terrorist leader ever to have declared a holy war? What drives him and his followers to hate the Western civilization that has armed them? Bin Laden’s name has been linked...


Fighting Terrorism

by Benjamin Netanyahu & Jeff Riggenbach Blackstone Publishing (January 12, 2010)

The terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001 raise grave questions. Where did this rising tide of terror come from? Is it here to stay? And how can it be fought?

In this newly revised edition of Fighting Terrorism,...


The Much Too Promised Land

by Aaron David Miller & William Hughes Blackstone Publishing (March 25, 2008)

For nearly twenty years, Aaron David Miller has played a central role in US efforts to broker Arab-Israeli peace. His position as an advisor to presidents, secretaries of state, and national security advisors...


The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Middle East

by Martin Sieff & Tom Weiner Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2008)

Think all the trouble in the Middle East started with the birth of Israel? Guess again.

In this informative, iconoclastic book, veteran foreign correspondent Martin Sieff offers a jaw-dropping survey of the history...


America's Secret War

by George Friedman & Brian Emerson Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2004)

Dubbed by Barron’s as “The Shadow CIA,” Stratfor is one of the world’s most respected private global intelligence firms with an unmatched ability to provide clear perspective on the current geopolitical...


Almighty

by Dan Zak & Michael Quinlan Blackstone Publishing (July 12, 2016)

On a tranquil summer night in July 2012, a trio of peace activists infiltrated the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Nicknamed the "Fort Knox of Uranium," Y-12 was reputedly one of the...


The Big Stick

by Eliot A. Cohen & Bill Thatcher Blackstone Publishing (December 27, 2016)

"Speak softly and carry a big stick" Theodore Roosevelt famously said in 1901, when the United States was emerging as a great power. It was the right sentiment, perhaps, in an age of imperial rivalry. But today...


Mission Failure

by Michael Mandelbaum & Bill Thatcher Blackstone Publishing (July 05, 2016)

In Mission Failure, Michael Mandelbaum, one of America's leading foreign policy thinkers, provides an original, provocative, and definitive account of the ambitious but deeply flawed post-Cold War efforts to...


Dinner with Churchill

by Cita Stelzer & Davina Porter Blackstone Publishing (January 16, 2013)

A friend once said of Churchill: "He is a man of simple tastes; he is quite easily satisfied with the best of everything." But dinners for Churchill were about more than good food, excellent champagnes, and...


The Day After

by Brendan R. Gallagher & Lloyd James Blackstone Publishing (December 15, 2019)

Since 9/11, why have we won smashing battlefield victories only to botch nearly everything that comes next? In the opening phases of war in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Libya, we mopped the floor with our enemies....


Magnificent Delusions

by Husain Haqqani & Ralph Lister Blackstone Publishing (November 05, 2013)

A character-drivenhistory that describes the bizarrely ill-suited alliance between America andPakistan, written by a uniquely insightful participant: Pakistan's formerambassador to the US

The relationship between...


Strange Rebels

by Christian Caryl & Patrick Lawlor Blackstone Publishing (April 30, 2013)

Few moments in history have seen as many seismictransformations as 1979. That one year marked the emergence of revolutionaryIslam as a political force on the world stage, the beginning of marketrevolutions in...


Victory

by Peter Schweizer & Ian Esmo Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2007)

This explosive book chronicles why and how Ronald Reagan helped to bring down the Soviet Union. Based on exclusive interviews with key participants including Caspar Weinberger, George Schultz, John Poindexter,...


The Fall of Che Guevara

by Henry Butterfield Ryan & Richard McGonagle Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2007)

This book tells the story—for the first time—of the United States government’s response to Guevara’s ill-starred insurgency in Bolivia in 1967. Henry Butterfield Ryan argues that Guevara’s life must...


Russia and the Soviet Union

by Ralph Raico, Peter Hackes, Wendy McElroy & Pat Childs Knowledge Products (February 24, 2006)

Recent events have made it clear that the Soviet Union is not a monolith; it’s a collection of nationalities, many with serious objection to union. The demise of communism holds great promise and great danger...


The Middle East

by Wendy McElroy, Sheldon Richman, Harry Reasoner & Pat Childs Knowledge Products (March 24, 2006)

By the end of World War I, Britain had promised control of Palestine both to Arabs and Jews. Each of these peoples claimed a longstanding right to the same piece of land, and violence was inevitable. This presentation...


Menace in Europe

by Claire Berlinski & Wanda McCaddon Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

We think of Europe as the charming continent of windmills and gondolas. But lately, Europe has become the continent of endless strikes and demonstrations, bombs on the trains and subways, radical Islamic cells...


America Alone

by Mark Steyn & Brian Emerson Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

It’s the end of the world as we know it. Someday soon, you might wake up to the call to prayer of a muezzin. Europeans already do.

Liberals tell us that “diversity is our strength”—while Talibanic enforcers...


Daydream Believers

by Fred Kaplan, Stefan Rudnicki & Emily Janice Card Blackstone Publishing (February 04, 2008)

America’s power is in decline, its foreign policy adrift, its allies alienated, its soldiers trapped in a war that even generals regard as unwinnable. What has happened these past eight years is well known....


A World Destroyed

by Martin J. Sherwin & John Lescault Blackstone Publishing (July 14, 2010)

Continuously in demand since its first, prize-winning edition was published in 1973, this is the classic history of Hiroshima and the origins of the arms race, from the development of the American atomic bomb...


The West's Last Chance

by Tony Blankley & Mark Warner Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

The West, says author Tony Blankley in this shocking book, is down to its last chance. Within our lifetimes, Europe could become Eurabia, a continent overwhelmed by militant Islam that poses a greater threat...


Night in the American Village

by Akemi Johnson & Nancy Wu Blackstone Publishing (November 26, 2019)

A beautifully written examination of the complex relationship between the women living near the US bases in Okinawa and the servicemen who are stationed there

At the southern end of the Japanese archipelago lies...


South Africa

by Joseph Stromberg, Harry Reasoner, Wendy McElroy & Pat Childs Knowledge Products (March 03, 2006)

South Africa has become the world’s symbol of racism. From the moment the Dutch colonists set foot on the Cape in 1652, this nation has steered a straight course toward apartheid, resulting in consistent civil...


In the Graveyard of Empires

by Seth G. Jones & William Hughes Blackstone Publishing (August 16, 2010)

This definitive account of the American experience in Afghanistan is a political history of Afghanistan in the “Age of Terror” from 2001 to 2009, exploring the fundamental tragedy of America’s longest...


Trump vs. China

by Newt Gingrich & James Wu Center Street (November 19, 2019)

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich sounds the warning bell that communist-ruled China poses the biggest threat to the United States that we have seen in our lifetime.

The United States is currently engaged...


Don't Wait for the Next War

by Wesley K. Clark & Donald Corren Blackstone Publishing (October 07, 2014)

With the end of the Cold War came not the end ofhistory, but the end of America's sense of its strategic purpose in the world.Then, after a decade of drift, the United States was violently dragged back intointernational...


Roosevelt and Churchill

by David Stafford & Richard McGonagle Blackstone Publishing (March 20, 2013)

Anintriguing look behind the congenial façade of Franklin D. Roosevelt andWinston Churchill, this work reveals how each leader jealously guardedknowledge from the other in pursuit of separate national interests....


The Hundred-Year Marathon

by Michael Pillsbury & Malcolm Hillgartner Blackstone Publishing (April 01, 2015)

One of the US government's leading China experts reveals the hidden strategy fueling that country's rise--and how Americans have been seduced into helping China overtake us as the world's leading superpower....


Mapping the Cold War

by Timothy Barney & William Hughes Blackstone Publishing (April 13, 2015)

In this fascinating history of Cold War cartography,Timothy Barney considers maps as central to the articulation of ideologicaltensions between American national interests and international aspirations.Barney...


The Rise of Nuclear Iran

by Dore Gold & Tom Weiner Blackstone Publishing (September 10, 2009)

Former UN Ambassador Dore Gold shows why engaging Iran through diplomacy is not only futile but also could be deadly.

In the West, liberal politicians and pundits are calling for renewed diplomatic engagement...


K Blows Top

by Peter Carlson & Malcolm Hillgartner Blackstone Publishing (June 02, 2009)

Khrushchev’s 1959 trip across America was one of the strangest exercises in international diplomacy ever conducted—“a surreal extravaganza,” as one historian called it. Khrushchev told jokes, threw tantrums,...


To Build a Better World

by Philip Zelikow, Condoleezza Rice & Arthur Morey 12/Twelve (October 08, 2019)

A deeply researched international history and analysis of how a divided world ended and our present world was fashioned, as the world drifts toward another great time of choosing.

Two of America's leading scholar-diplomats,...


Nemesis

by Chalmers Johnson & Tom Weiner Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

This final volume of Chalmers Johnson's bestselling Blowback trilogy confronts the overreaching of the American empire and the threat it poses to the republic.

In his prophetic book Blowback, Johnson linked...


The China Fantasy

by James Mann & Jeff Riggenbach Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

Does America’s policy toward China make sense? In this in-depth look at China’s political evolution and its future, Mann explores two scenarios popular among our policy elite. The soothing scenario foresees...


Central Europe

by Ralph Raico, Richard C. Hottelet, Wendy McElroy & Pat Childs Knowledge Products (April 28, 2006)

Central Europe’s ancient civilizations have long been dominated by empires: the Roman Empire, the Habsburg Empire, based in Austria, and more recently, the Soviet Communists. But the decline of communism in...


The Philippines

by Wendy McElroy, Harry Reasoner & Pat Childs Knowledge Products (March 26, 2006)

Strategically located, the Philippine Islands have been one of the keys to American policy in the Pacific. But this loose island chain has a bitter history, vacillating between oppression and rebellion. America's...


Ireland

by Wendy McElroy, Harry Reasoner & Pat Childs Knowledge Products (January 26, 2006)

The “isle of poets and scholars” has known almost constant warfare for centuries. In 1920, it was divided into North and South. Yet this purely political solution left a religious and cultural schism intact....


Cuba

by Joseph Stromberg, Harry Reasoner, Wendy McElroy & Pat Childs Knowledge Products (January 03, 2006)

This island was once a clearing house for importing slaves into the New World. It later became one of the world’s few remaining bastions of Marxism, proclaiming socio-economic equality. In both forms, Cuba...


Chile and Argentina

by Mark Szuchman, Richard C. Hottelet, Mike Hassell & Pat Childs Knowledge Products (April 30, 2006)

The "southern cone" of South America has a vibrant yet checkered history. Argentina in 1920 was a productive and wealthy nation, yet by the 1980s was reduced to virtual third world status. Chile has a long history...


Germany

by Ralph Raico, Harry Reasoner, Wendy McElroy & Pat Childs Knowledge Products (January 19, 2006)

Germany is historically one of the most important of all nations. Since emerging from its days as a Roman province, Germany (including Prussia) has had a central role in European affairs. It has reached the...


Blowback

by Chalmers Johnson & Tom Weiner Blackstone Publishing (November 01, 2007)

The term “blowback,” invented by the CIA, refers to the unintended consequences of American actions abroad. In this incisive and controversial book, Chalmers Johnson lays out in vivid detail the dangers...


Anti-Americanism

by Jean-François Revel, Christopher Lane & Diarmid Cammell Blackstone Publishing (June 26, 2005)

After the 9/11 attack on the United States, the brief moment of global sympathy for America soon began giving way to blame. In France and other quarters of Europe, and elsewhere in the world, it was said that...