Social science / Political science / Government

Best Selling

Language

All

English (54)

French (18)

German (0)

Spanish (41)

Italian (0)

 

Release Date

All

Last 7 days (1)

Last 30 days (3)

Current year (12)

 

Catalog Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (4)

Current year (54)

 

Category

Delete Government

 

In category

Executive Branch (30)

Judicial Branch (4)

Legislative Branch (3)

Local (2)

International (2)

 

Audience

Adult (54)

 

Publisher

Skyhorse (17)

Hot Books (9)

Oneworld Publications (5)

 

Format

All

PDF (0)

EPUB (54)

AUDIOBOOK (152)

 

Total Loans

All (0)

20 - 40 (0)

40 - 100 (0)

Over 100 (0)

More options

Results : 1 - 50 of 54 Sorted by : 

Regents Exams and Answers: U.S. History and Government 2020

by Eugene V. Resnick, John McGeehan, Morris Gall & William Streitweiser Barrons Educational Series (June 19, 2020)

Barron’s Regents Exams and Answers: U.S. History and Government 2020 provides essential review for students taking the U.S. History Regents, including actual exams administered for the course, thorough answer...


Let's Review Regents: U.S. History and Government 2020

by John McGeehan, Eugene V. Resnick & Morris Gall Barrons Educational Series (June 19, 2020)

Barron's Let's Review Regents: U.S. History and Government 2020 gives students the step-by-step review and practice they need to prepare for the Regents exam. This updated edition is an ideal companion to high...


The Demagogue's Playbook

by Eric A. Posner All Points Books (June 29, 2020)

What Happens to Democracy When a Demagogue Comes to Power?

"It is hard to imagine understanding the Trump presidency and its significance without reading this book."

--Bob Bauer, Former Chief Counsel to President...


Wounded Titans

by Max Lerner, Robert Schmuhl & David Greenberg Arcade (June 06, 2017)

Readers who miss the magisterial pronunciamentos of the late Max Lerner . . . will relish this collection of Lerner's writings on a subject that preoccupied him." Booklist

Max Lerner taught generations of Americans...


Carnage and Courage

by Page Wilson Yucca (November 03, 2015)

Carnage and Courage is the story of an American woman's journey from upper-crust ingénue to a career in the US diplomatic corps. At President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's behest, Page Wilson left the US to serve...


The Gilded Rage

by Alexander Zaitchik Hot Books (August 16, 2016)

A grippingly intimate and heart-breaking portrait of the walking wounded who make up the base of the Trump movement. Desperate and angry, these are the men and women of the vanishing industrial heartland and...


Without a Country

by J. Malcolm Garcia Hot Books (September 26, 2017)

Many Americans believe service in the military to be a quintessential way to demonstrate patriotism. We expect those who serve to be treated with respect and dignity. However, as in so many aspects of our politics,...


I Call Him "Mr. President"

by Michael Patrick Shiels, Ken Raynor & Barbara Bush Skyhorse (September 05, 2017)

A Presidential Tale of Friendship, Travel, and the Great Outdoors—Newly Updated!

In I Call Him “Mr. President”, Ken Raynor—head professional at Cape Arundel Golf Club in Kennebunkport, Maine, for thirty-eight...


The President Is Dead!

by Louis L. Picone Skyhorse (August 16, 2016)

*Updated Edition*

A fun, anecdote-filled, encyclopedic look at the circumstances surrounding the deaths of every president and a few “almost presidents,” such as Jefferson Davis.

Packed with fun facts and...


Sh*t Politicians Say

by Jesse Ventura Skyhorse (July 12, 2016)

From the moment a Founding Father first asked for a vote, politicians have been saying dumb stuff. From George Washington to George Bush (both of them!) right on to present-day pundits like Donald Trump, Sarah...


I'm from the Government and I'm Here to Kill You

by David T. Hardy Skyhorse (October 10, 2017)

Gallup recently found that 49 percent of Americans believe that the government poses “an immediate threat to the rights and freedoms of ordinary citizens.” I’m from the Government and I’m Here to Kill...


Shall Not Be Infringed

by David A. Keene & Thomas L. Mason Skyhorse (October 04, 2016)

Shall Not be Infringed: The New Assaults on Your Second Amendment is a history of the relatively short gun control debate in America and a revealing description of how those hostile to the Second Amendment use...


Blood, Money, & Power

by Barr McClellan Skyhorse (May 13, 2014)

Blood, Money, & Power exposes the secret, high-level conspiracy in Texas that led to President John F. Kennedy's death and the succession of Lyndon B. Johnson as president in 1963. Attorney Barr McClellan, a...


A Secret Life

by Charles Lachman Skyhorse (August 01, 2011)

The child was born on September 14, 1874, at the only hospital in Buffalo, New York, that offered maternity services for unwed mothers. It was a boy, and though he entered the world in a state of illegitimacy,...


63 Documents the Government Doesn't Want You to Read

by Jesse Ventura & Dick Russell Skyhorse (May 02, 2011)

The official spin on numerous government programs is flat-out bullshit, according to Jesse Ventura. In this incredible collection of actual government documents, Ventura, the ultimate non- partisan truth-seeker,...


Destiny Betrayed

by James DiEugenio Skyhorse (November 26, 2012)

  • Thrilling and informative guide to the life and death of JFK
  • Ideal for fans of In Cold Blood and Oliver Stone’s JFK
  • Revised and expanded version of DiEugenio’s original book 

Twenty years ago, before the ages...


Reclaiming Parkland

by James DiEugenio Skyhorse (October 01, 2013)

Reclaiming Parkland details the failed attempt of Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzmancofounder of the production company Playtoneto make Vincent Bugliosi's mammoth book about the Kennedy assassination, Reclaiming History...


Last Word

by Mark Lane & Robert K. Tanenbaum Skyhorse (November 01, 2011)

Mark Lane tried the only U.S. court case in which the jurors concluded that the CIA plotted the murder of President Kennedy, but there was always a missing piece: How did the CIA control cops and secret service...


The War Conspiracy

by Peter Dale Scott Skyhorse (September 01, 2013)

Peter Dale Scott examines the many ways in which war policy has been driven by "accidents" and other events in the field, in some cases despite moves toward peace that were directed by presidents. This book...


Poorer Richard's America

by Tom Blair & Tom Brokaw Skyhorse (August 30, 2010)

For decades, Benjamin Franklin's Poor Richard's Almanack provided sage advice and commentary on eighteenth-century America. Now, a modern businessman reflectswriting as Benjamin Franklinon what America has become....


LBJ

by Phillip F. Nelson Skyhorse (July 01, 2013)

LBJ aims to prove that Vice President Johnson played an active role in the assassination of President Kennedy and that he began planning his takeover of the U.S. presidency even before being named the vice presidential...


Presidents in Crisis

by Michael K. Bohn Arcade (February 10, 2015)

Every American president, when faced with a crisis, longs to take bold and decisive action. When American lives or vital interests are at stake, the publicand especially the news media and political opponentsexpect...


Letters to America

by Tom Blair & Tom Brokaw Skyhorse (November 10, 2015)

Letters to America was written to energize Americans at a time of economic stress and self-doubt. By reading of the sacrifices the previous American generations - that often endured everyday hardships beyond...


November 22, 1963

by Dean R. Owen & Helen Thomas Skyhorse (November 10, 2015)

Gripping, personal stories about the life and death of President Kennedy.

In November 22, 1963, Dean Owen curates a fascinating collection of interviews and thought-provoking commentaries from notable men and...


The Secret Coalition

by Gary A. Donaldson Carrel Books (September 30, 2014)

The politics of the 1950s revolved around two primary leaders, one Republican and one Democratboth moderate, and both willing to compromise to move the nation forward.

The Republican leader was President Dwight...


Above the Law

by Matthew Whitaker Regnery Publishing (May 19, 2020)

Matthew Whitaker is a former Acting Attorney General of the United States, chief of staff to the Attorney General of the United States, and U.S. Attorney. He earned his B.A., M.B.A., and law degree at the University...


Donald Trump and His Assault on Truth

by The Washington Post Fact Checker Staff Scribner (June 02, 2020)

A NATIONAL BESTSELLER

In perilous times, facts, expertise, and truth are indispensable. President Trump’s flagrant disregard for the truth and his self-aggrandizing exaggerations, specious misstatements, and...


The Case for Liberalism in an Age of Extremism

by Alan Dershowitz Hot Books (May 26, 2020)

“Maybe the question isn’t what happened to Alan Dershowitz. Maybe it’s what happened to everyone else.”—Politico

In The Case for Liberalism in an Age of Extremism, Alan Dershowitz—New York Times bestselling...


Daughter of the Heartland

by Joni Ernst Threshold Editions (May 26, 2020)

Combining the by-the-bootstraps work ethic of Nikki Haley’s Can’t Is Not an Option with the military pluck of MJ Heger’s Shoot Like a Girl, Joni Ernst’s candid memoir details the rise of one of the most...


Unmaking the Presidency

by Susan Hennessey & Benjamin Wittes Farrar, Straus and Giroux (January 20, 2020)

"Unmaking the Presidency, devastating in its understatedness, may prove to be the most important book about the Trump presidency." --Tabatha Southey, Maclean's

"Perhaps the most penetrating book to have been...


With All Due Respect

by Nikki R. Haley St. Martin's Press (November 11, 2019)

The New York Times and USA Today bestseller

A revealing, dramatic, deeply personal book about the most significant events of our time, written by the former United States Ambassador to the United Nations

Nikki...


Conversations with RBG

by Jeffrey Rosen Henry Holt and Co. (November 04, 2019)

In her own words, Ruth Bader Ginsburg offers an intimate look at her life and career, through an extraordinary series of conversations with the head of the National Constitution Center.

This remarkable book presents...


The Watergate Girl

by Jill Wine-Banks Henry Holt and Co. (February 24, 2020)

Obstruction of justice, the specter of impeachment, sexism at work, shocking revelations: Jill Wine-Banks takes us inside her trial by fire as a Watergate prosecutor.

It was a time, much like today, when Americans...


Broke

by Jodie Adams Kirshner & Michael Eric Dyson St. Martin's Press (November 18, 2019)

"Essential...in showcasing people who are persistent, clever, flawed, loving, struggling and full of contradictions, Broke affirms why it's worth solving the hardest problems in our most challenging cities in...


Desk 88

by Sherrod Brown Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 04, 2019)

Since his election to the U.S. Senate in 2006, Ohio's Sherrod Brown has sat on the Senate floor at a mahogany desk with a proud history. In Desk 88, he tells the story of eight of the Senators who were there...


Shadow State

by Alan White Oneworld Publications (June 09, 2016)

Every year the British government spends £80 billion outsourcing public services. Today, private companies are responsible for fulfilling some of the most sensitive and important roles of the state - running...


Defending the Constitution

by Alan Dershowitz Hot Books (February 06, 2020)

“Maybe the question isn’t what happened to Alan Dershowitz. Maybe it’s what happened to everyone else.”—Politico

In Defending the Constitution, Alan Dershowitz—New York Times bestselling author and...


Who Really Runs Britain?

by Alan White Oneworld Publications (July 06, 2017)

‘Outsourcing’ ­- when will the horror stories stop coming?

Every year the government gives private companies like G4S, Serco, Capita and ATOS £80 billion of taxpayers’ money to handle some of our most...


American Politics

by Jon Roper Oneworld Publications (June 01, 2011)

To understand the world events today, you need to understand American politics. Exploring the principles enshrined in the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, Jon Roper provides a sharp analysis...


The Middle East

by Philip Robins Oneworld Publications (September 01, 2016)

The wave of popular uprisings that swept through the Middle East promised to pave the way for democracy. It brought down dictators and captured the popular imagination, but for most of the region, peace and...


The European Union

by Alasdair Blair Oneworld Publications (June 01, 2012)

The world's greatest importer and exporter, the European Union is an economic heavyweight with a GDP even larger than the US. But how much do we really know about the nature and aims of the EU, the benefits...


Political Suicide

by Erin McHugh Pegasus Books (April 15, 2016)

Political Suicide is a history of the best and most interesting missteps, peccadilloes, bad calls, back room hijinks, sordid pasts, rotten breaks, and just plain dumb mistakes in the annals of American politics....


Monument: Words of Four Presidents Who Sculpted America

by Theodore Roosevelt, Abraham Lincoln, George Washington & Thomas Jefferson et al. Canterbury Classics (May 05, 2020)

The contributions of these four presidents are forever set in stone!

From personal correspondence to presidential speeches and documents, Monument: Four Presidents Who Sculpted America explores the written words...


Supreme Ambition

by Ruth Marcus Simon & Schuster (December 03, 2019)

The Republicans began plotting their takeover of the Supreme Court thirty years ago. Brett Kavanaugh set his sights on the court right out of law school. Washington Post journalist and legal expert Ruth Marcus...


The Mueller Report Illustrated

by The Washington Post & Jan Feindt Scribner (December 03, 2019)

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Written and designed by the staff of The Washington Post and illustrated by artist Jan Feindt, The Mueller Report Illustrated: The Obstruction Investigation brings to life the findings...


Fake President

by Mark Green & Ralph Nader Skyhorse (December 10, 2019)

"Read Fake President….This book can help us replace Trump with truth."

—Gloria Steinem

"Terrific new book. Fake President informs as it entertains." 

--Laurence Tribe

An incisive, witty roadmap into the...


The Impeachment Report

by U.S. House of Representatives Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence & Alan Dershowitz Hot Books (December 24, 2019)

With an Introduction by Acclaimed Legal Scholar and New York Times Bestselling author Alan Dershowitz, The Official Impeachment Inquiry Report on The Results of The Trump-Ukraine Investigation—Plus the Articles...


The Impeachment Report

by U.S. House of Representatives Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence & Alan Dershowitz Hot Books (December 24, 2019)

The Official Impeachment Inquiry Report on The Results of The Trump-Ukraine Investigation—Plus the Articles of Impeachment and the Republican Report Disputing the Results of the Democratic Investigation, as...


The Impeachment Report

by U.S. House of Representatives Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Hot Books (December 24, 2019)

The Official Impeachment Inquiry Report on The Results of The Trump-Ukraine Investigation, from The U.S. House Of Representatives Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.

This groundbreaking report—released...


The Impeachment Report

by U.S. House of Representatives Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Hot Books (December 24, 2019)

The Official Impeachment Inquiry Report on The Results of The Trump-Ukraine Investigation—Plus the Articles of Impeachment and the Republican Report Disputing the Results of the Democratic Investigation

This...