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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. Symbolizing...
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If We Can Keep It: How the Republic Collapsed and How it Might Be Saved

Michael Tomasky · Liveright
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

A game-changing account of the deep roots of political polarization in America, including an audacious fourteen-point agenda for how to fix it.Why has American politics fallen into such a state of horrible dysfunction? Can it ever be fixed? These are the questions that motivate Michael...
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Our History Is the Future: Standing Rock Versus the Dakota Access Pipeline, and the Long Tradition of Indigenous Resistance

Nick Estes · Verso
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

How two centuries of Indigenous resistance created the movement proclaiming "Water is life"In 2016, a small protest encampment at the Standing Rock Reservation in North Dakota, initially established to block construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline, grew to be the largest...
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Nervous States: Democracy and the Decline of Reason

William Davies · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

In this age of intense political conflict, we sense objective fact is growing less important. Experts are attacked as partisan, statistics and scientific findings are decried as propaganda, and public debate devolves into personal assaults. How did we get here, and what can we do about...
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Adventures in Zambian Politics: A Story in Black and White

Guy Scott · Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.
Pages: 259
Format: Hardcover

As Miles Larmer writes in the foreword, Adventures in Zambian Politics is unlike any political memoir you have ever read. It is ... A political history of Zambia from colonial times to the present. A revealing insider account of politics and government within a modern African state. A story...
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The Good Immigrant: 27 Writers Reflect on America

Nikesh Shukla · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

An urgent collection of essays by first and second-generation immigrants, exploring what it's like to be othered in an increasingly divided America.From Trump's proposed border wall and travel ban to the marching of White Supremacists in Charlottesville, America is consumed by tensions...
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Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland

Patrick Radden Keefe · Doubleday
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

"Meticulously reported, exquisitely written, and grippingly told, Say Nothing is a work of revelation."- David Grann, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Killers of the Flower Moon"[This] gripping account of the Troubles is equal parts true-crime, history, and tragedy...
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On Faith: Lessons from an American Believer

Antonin Scalia · Crown Forum
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

On Faith is an inspiring collection of the late Supreme Court justice Antonin Scalia's reflections on his own faith, on the challenges that religious believers face in modern America, and on the religious freedoms protected by the Constitution. Featuring a personal introduction by Justice...
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Ship of Fools: How a Selfish Ruling Class Is Bringing America to the Brink of Revolution

Tucker Carlson · Thorndike Press Large Print
Pages: 333
Format: Library Binding

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThe popular FOX News star of Tucker Carlson Tonight offers his signature fearless and funny political commentary on how America's ruling class has failed everyday Americans."You look on in horror, helpless and desperate. You have nowhere to go. You're...
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The Empire and the Five Kings: America's Abdication and the Fate of the World

BERNARD-HENRI LVY · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

One of the West's leading intellectuals offers a provocative look at America's withdrawal from world leadership and the rising powers who seek to fill the vacuum left behindThe United States was once the hope of the world, a beacon of freedom and the defender of liberal democracy....
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