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The Amateur

Klein, who is known for getting the inside scoop on everyone from the Kennedys to the Clintons, reveals never-before-published details about the Obama administrations political inner workings, as well as Barack and Michelles personal lives.

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The Best Worst President: What the Right Gets Wrong About Barack Obama

Political analyst and Democratic campaign veteran Mark Hannah and renowned New Yorker illustrator Bob Staake give Barack Obama the victory lap he deserves in this compendium that takes the president�s critics head-on and celebrates the president�s many underappreciated triumphs.Barack Obama�s election in 2008 was a watershed moment in American history that inspired support

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The Time of Our Lives

Peggy Noonan is one of the most brilliant and influential political thinkers and writers of our time. The author of five bestselling books (What I Saw at the Revolution is now a classic), her column in The Wall Street Journalis a must-read for millions of Americans. Witty, incisive and always original, Peggy Noonan is a conservative intellectual with wide reaching appeal a

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Imperialism: The Highest Stage of Capitalism

2011 Reprint of 1939 Edition. Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. Imperialism, the Highest Stage of Capitalism, by Lenin, describes the function of financial capital in generating profits from imperial colonialism, as the final stage of capitalist development to ensure greater profits. The essay is a synthesis of Leni

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Femtiotva festliga riksdagsledamoter

Trodde du att riksdagen befolkas av 349 trabockar, donickar och torrbollar? Da hade du fel. Riksdagen representerar hela svenska folket och innehaller alltsa aven sin beskarda del av knappgokar, fritankare och fore detta hallaor pa SVT. En av dem kallade in en schaman for att kontrollera att riksdagens vattensystem inte rann at fel hall. En annan skrev varldens samsta scie

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Four Futures: Life after Capitalism

�It is easier to imagine the end of the world,� the theorist Fredric Jameson has remarked, �than to imagine the end of capitalism.� Jacobin Editor Peter Frase argues that technological advancements and environmental threats will inevitably push our society beyond capitalism, and Four Futures imagines just how this might look. Extrapolating possible futures from current cha

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The Killing Season Uncut

Australians came to the ABC documentary series The Killing Season in their droves, their fascination with the Rudd-Gillard struggle as enduring as the saga itself. This is the book that brings you the uncut version of The Killing Season, taking you behind the cameras to reveal the untold stories and candid moments that didn�t go to air. For the first time a more complete v

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The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority

Patrick J. Buchanan, bestselling author and senior advisor to Richard Nixon, tells the definitive story of Nixons resurrection from the political graveyard and his rise to the presidency.After suffering stinging defeats in the 1960 presidential election against John F. Kennedy, and in the 1962 California gubernatorial election, Nixons career was declared dead by Washing

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The Best of I.F. Stone

Izzy Stone was a reporter, a radical, an idealist, a scholar and, it is clear, a writer whose insights have more than stood the test of time. More than fifteen years after his death, this collection of his work from I.F. Stones Weekly and elsewhere is astonishing in its relevance to our age, addressing the clash between national security and individual liberty, the protec

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Imperialism, the Highest Stage of Capitalism

Globalisation is the buzzword of the 1990s. VI Lenins Imperialism: The Highest Stage of Capitalism was one of the first attempts to account for the increasing importance of the world market in the twentieth century. Originally published in 1916, Imperialism explains how colonialism and the First World War were inherent features of the global development of the capitalis

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