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Franklin & Washington: The Founding Partnership

Edward J. Larson · HarperCollins B and Blackstone Publishing
Pages: 1
Format: MP3 CD

MP3 CD Format A landmark new work of American history: From Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Edward J. Larson a groundbreaking dual biography of America's two pre-eminent Founders--Benjamin Franklin and George Washington--examining in fresh detail how their underexplored relationship...
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Trade War: Containers Don't Lie, Navigating the Bluster

Lori Ann Larocco · Marine Money, Inc.
Pages: 204
Format: Hardcover

The multifront trade war, which started with solar panels and washing machines, quickly expanded to additional battles. Retaliatory tariffs were imposed, and the flow of global trade the world once knew was changed. Headlines reporting the China tariffs "on hold," "truces...
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The Populist's Guide to 2020: A New Right and New Left are Rising

Krystal Ball · Strong Arm Press
Pages: 244
Format: Paperback

Krystal Ball and Saagar Enjeti are co-hosts of Rising at The Hill TV, one of the fastest growing political shows in America. Theirs is the only book that fuses the populist right and populist left to explain the rise of the Trump and Sanders movements. The authors curate an essential collection...
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Social Security, Medicare and Government Pensions: Get the Most Out of Your Retirement and Medical Benefits

Joseph Matthews Attorney · NOLO
Pages: 496
Format: Paperback

Your complete guide to Social Security retirement and medical benefits. If you want to get the highest possible retirement or pension income - not to mention the best medical coverage - turn to Social Security, Medicare & Government Pensions to discover the benefits you're entitled...
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J.K. Lasser's Guide to Self-Employment: Taxes, Strategies, and Money-Saving Tips for Schedule C Filers

Barbara Weltman · Wiley
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

What every self-employed person needs to know about their taxes! If you're self-employed, chances are the majority of your time is spent finding new customers or clients, servicing existing ones, and handling each and every aspect of your business. Freelancers, independent contractors,...
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American Manifesto: Saving Democracy from Villains, Vandals, and Ourselves

Bob Garfield · Counterpoint
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

Do you fear for our democracy? Are you perplexed by Trumpism? Are you ready to throw in the towel? Don't! This is your guidebook to reassembling our hyperpolarized American society in six (not-so-easy) steps, written by cohost of WNYC's On the Media Bob Garfield As is often...
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Hill Women: Finding Family and a Way Forward in the Appalachian Mountains

Cassie Chambers · Ballantine Books
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

After rising from poverty to earn two Ivy League degrees, an Appalachian lawyer pays tribute to the strong "hill women" who raised and inspired her, and whose values have the potential to rejuvenate a struggling region - an uplifting and eye-opening memoir for readers of Hillbilly...
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The Plot Against the President: The True Story of How Congressman Devin Nunes Uncovered the Biggest Political Scandal in U.S. History

Lee Smith · Center Street
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

Investigative journalist Lee Smith uses his unprecedented access to Congressman Devin Nunes, former head of the House Intelligence Committee, to expose the deep state operation against the president--and the American people. Investigative journalist Lee Smith's The Plot Against the President...
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Witches: The Transformative Power of Women Working Together

Sam George-Allen · Melville House
Format: Paperback

A celebration of the revolutionary potential of women working with other women, and a powerful statement about myths like the "cool girl" or the "catty workplace"Covens. Girl Bands. Ballet troupes. Convents. In all times and places, girls and women have come together...
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A Woman Like Her: The Story Behind the Honor Killing of a Social Media Star

Sanam Maher · Melville House
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

The murder of a Pakistani social media star exposes a culture divided between accelerating modernity and imposed traditional values - and the tragedy of those caught in the middle. In 2016, Pakistan's first social media celebrity, Qandeel Baloch, was murdered in a suspected honor...
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