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One Person, No Vote: How Voter Suppression Is Destroying Our Democracy

CAROL ANDERSON · Bloomsbury Publishing
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

From the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of White Rage, the startling--and timely--history of voter suppression in America, with a foreword by Senator Dick Durbin.

In her New York Times bestseller White Rage, Carol Anderson laid bare...

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A Road Unforeseen: Women Fight the Islamic State

Meredith Tax · Bellevue Literary Pr
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

"This is the book I've been waiting for - only it's richer, deeper, and more intriguing than I could have imagined. A Road Unforeseen is a major contribution to our understanding of feminism and Islam, of women and the world, and gives me fresh hope for change." - Barbara...
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The Corrosion of Conservatism: Why I Left the Right

MAX BOOT · Liveright
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Warning that the Trump presidency presages America's decline, the political commentator recounts his extraordinary journey from lifelong Republican to vehement Trump opponent.

As nativism, xenophobia, vile racism, and assaults on the rule of law threaten the very fabric of our nation,...

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White House Warriors: How the National Security Council Transformed the American Way of War

John Gans · Liveright
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

"The NSC, part star chamber, part gladiator arena, and part Game of Thrones drama is expertly revealed to us in the pages of Gans' primer on Washington power." -- Kurt Campbell, Chairman of the Asia Group, LLC

Since its founding more than seventy years ago, the National...

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The End of the Myth: From the Frontier to the Border Wall in the Mind of America

Greg Grandin · Metropolitan Books
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

From a Pulitzer Prize finalist, a new and eye-opening interpretation of the meaning of the frontier, from early westward expansion to Trump's border wall.

Ever since this nation's inception, the idea of an open and ever-expanding frontier has been central to American identity....

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Real American: A Memoir

Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

"Courageous, achingly honest."
-- Michelle Alexander, New York Times bestselling author of The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness

"A compelling, incisive and thoughtful examination of race, origin and what it means...

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Working with Winston: The Unsung Women Behind Britain's Greatest Statesman

Cita Stelzer · Pegasus Books
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

An original and insightful look at Winston Churchill through the eyes of those who knew him best -- the women who worked with him throughout his life.

All politicians adopt a public persona that they believe contributes to electoral success. Though they might reflect the character...

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The New Koreans: The Story of a Nation

Michael Breen · St Martin'S Press
Pages: 480
Format: Print book

Just a few decades ago, the Koreans were an impoverished, agricultural people. In one generation they moved from the fields to Silicon Valley. The nature and values of the Korean people provide the background for a more detailed examination of the complex history of the country, in particular...
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Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century

George Packer · Knopf
Pages: 608
Format: Hardcover

From the award-winning author of The Unwinding--the vividly told saga of the ambition, idealism, and hubris of one of the most legendary and complicated figures in recent American history, set amid the rise and fall of U.S. power from Vietnam to Afghanistan

Richard Holbrooke...
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Fearing the Black Body: The Racial Origins of Fat Phobia

Sabrina Strings
Format: Paperback

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The New Brooklyn: What It Takes to Bring a City Back

Kay S. Hymowitz · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

Only a few decades ago, the Brooklyn stereotype well known to Americans was typified by television programs such as "The Honeymooners" and "Welcome Back, Kotter" - comedies about working-class sensibilities, deprivation, and struggles. Today, the borough across the East...
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Making Motherhood Work: How Women Manage Careers and Caregiving

Caitlyn Collins · Princeton University Press
Pages: 360
Format: Hardcover

A moving, cross-national account of working mothers' daily lives -- and the revolution in public policy and culture needed to improve them

The work-family conflict that mothers experience today is a national crisis. Women struggle to balance breadwinning with the bulk of parenting,...

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My Brother Moochie: Regaining Dignity in the Midst of Crime, Poverty, and Racism in the American South

ISSAC J BAILEY · Other Press
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

A rare first-person account that combines a journalist's skilled reporting with the raw emotion of a younger brother's heartfelt testimony of what his family endured for decades after his eldest brother killed a man and was sentenced to life in prison.At the age of nine, Issac J. Bailey...
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The Long Shadow of Small Ghosts: Murder and Memory in an American City

Laura Tillman · Scribner
Pages: 241
Format: eBook

In Cold Blood meets Adrian Nicole LeBlanc's Random Family: A harrowing, profoundly personal investigation of the causes, effects, and communal toll of a deeply troubling crime - the brutal murder of three young children by their parents in the border city of Brownsville, Texas.On March...
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