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THE CIA WORLD FACTBOOK 2014

By: Agency, Central Intelligence

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing: 2013

Seller ID: RWARE0000036613

ISBN: 1626360731

Condition: Near Fine


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, The CIA World Factbook 2014 offers complete a nd up-to-date information on the world's nations. This comprehensive guide is packed with detailed information on the politics, populations, military expenditures, and economics of 2014. For each country, The CIA World Factbook 2014 includes: Detailed maps with new geopolitical data Statistics on the population of each country, with details on literacy rate s, HIV prevalence... View more info

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THE DEFINING MOMENT: FDR'S HUNDRED DAYS AND THE TRIUMPH OF HOPE

By: Alter, Jonathan

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2006

Seller ID: RWARE0000044010

ISBN: 0743246004

Condition: Very Good


An analysis of the four-term president's famous "fear itself" speech evalua tes how FDR transformed his office and revitalized American morale througho ut the first 100 days of his presidency, in an account that cites the contr ibutions of his family members, advisors, and fellow polio survivors. 75,00 first printing. View more info

THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITY: STRUCTURE AND PROCESS

By: Archer, Clive

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan: 1992

Seller ID: RWARE0000005870

ISBN: 031208692X

Condition: Fine


Moves towards democracy in Eastern Europe and the collapse of the former So viet Union have launched the EC into a new stage in its evolution, and are testing the strength of the Community on the eve of the Single European Mar ket. Arguments within the EC, on issues of national sovereignty, monetary u nion, and Germany's role are likely to continue, but contradict the EC's de sire to show itself as an effective force in world politics. In the midst o f the polemic and rhetoric, it is easy to lose sight of the EC's original a ims and the extent to which they may be seen to have succeeded or fai... View more info

THE ORIGINS OF TOTALITARIANISM

By: Arendt, Hannah

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Harcourt: 1966

Seller ID: RWARE0000046256

Condition: Good


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CRASHING THE GATE: NETROOTS, GRASSROOTS, AND THE RISE OF PEOPLE-POWERED POL ITICS

By: Armstrong, Jerome

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Chelsea Green: 2006

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000024577

ISBN: 1931498997

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine


A clean hardcover, no markings throughout, NOT an ex-library book: Crashing the Gate is a shot across the bow at the political establishment i n Washington, DC and a call to re-democratize politics in America. This book lays bare, with passion and precision, how ineffective, incompete nt, and antiquated the Democratic Party establishment has become, and how i t has failed to adapt and respond to new realities and challenges. The auth ors save their sharpest knives to go for the jugular in their critique of R epublican ideologues who are now running--and ruining--our country. Written by two of ... View more info

THE U.S. GOVERNMENT: HOW AND WHY IT WORKS (BANTAM/BRITANNICA BOOKS)

By: Author, No

Price: ¥200.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1978

Seller ID: RWARE0000004039

ISBN: 0553124854

Condition: Very Good


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OVERVIEW AND COMPILATION OF U.S. TRADE STATUTES, AUGUST 4, 1995

By: Author, No

Price: ¥5,000.00

Publisher: United States Government Pri: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000019888

ISBN: 0160474108

Condition: Very Good+


Wear to covers, internally bright no markings throughout. View more info

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THE CITY BOSS IN AMERICA: AN INTERPRETIVE READER

By: B, Jr. Callow Alexander

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1976

Seller ID: RWARE0000039348

ISBN: 019501975X

Condition: Good


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SUPPORT ANY FRIEND: KENNEDY'S MIDDLE EAST AND THE MAKING OF THE U.S.-ISRAEL ALLIANCE (COUNCIL ON FOREIGN RELATIONS BOOK)

By: Bass, Warren

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000046107

ISBN: 0195165802

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. They were three of the most memorable figures of the twentieth century: Dav id Ben-Gurion, Israel's indomitable founding father; Egyptian President Gam al Abdul Nasser, the charismatic Arab nationalist; and the young and dynami c John F. Kennedy. Now Warren Bass illuminates these three extraordinary me n and their diplomatic struggles at the height of the Cold War, offering st unning new insights into the origins of today's Middle East. The Kennedy pe... View more info

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POLS

By: Beatty, Jack

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: PublicAffairs: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000046105

ISBN: 1586480154

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. In Pols, Jack Beatty presents a writer's portrait gallery of America's most famous and infamous politicians. Whether it's John Dos Passos' brilliant s ix-page treatment of the life of Theodore Roosevelt, H.L.Mencken on Warren Harding's vapid orotundity, Richard Hofstadter on Herbert Hoover's cult of the individual, Hodding Carter on the terrifying rise of Huey Long, Robert A.Caro on the lonely integrity of Sam Rayburn, Fred Greenstein on the subtl e w... View more info

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LIARS: HOW PROGRESSIVES EXPLOIT OUR FEARS FOR POWER AND CONTROL

By: Beck, Glenn

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Threshold Editions: 2016

Seller ID: RWARE0000043000

ISBN: 1476798850

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Glenn Beck, #1 bestselling author and radio host, reveals the cold truth be hind the ideology of progressivism and how the tenets of this dangerous bel ief system are eroding the foundation of this country. WHY DO WE ACCEPT THE LIES? Politics is no longer about pointing to a shining city on the hill; it's ab out promising you a shiny new car for your driveway. The candidate who tell s the people what they want to hear is usually the one who wins-fac... View more info

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POLITICS WITHOUT DEMOCRACY 1815-1914: PERCEPTION AND PREOCCUPATION IN BRITI SH GOVERNMENT" (THE FONTANA HISTORY OF ENGLAND)

By: Bentley, Michael

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Fontana Press: 1996

Seller ID: RWARE0000044365

ISBN: 0006863426

Condition: Very Good


A study of 19th-century politics and government, which examines the crucial period of political change from the point of view of those in government. Dr Bentley takes the reader into the minds of the governors of the day - in fluential men such as Wellington, Peel, Gladstone, Disraeli, Salisbury and Asquith - and charts how they did their best to control and manipulate the onset of "democracy". This book provides a view of how Britain made a peace ful transition to representative democracy - a change characterized in othe r countries by convulsive and bloody civil strife. View more info

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MAKING PATRIOTS

By: Berns, Walter

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: University Of Chicago Press: 2001

Seller ID: RWARE0000035625

ISBN: 0226044378

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Although Samuel Johnson once remarked that "patriotism is the last refuge o f scoundrels," over the course of the history of the United States we have seen our share of heroes: patriots who have willingly put their lives at ri sk for this country and, especially, its principles. And this is even more remarkable given that the United States is a country founded on the princip les of equality and democracy that encourage individuality and autono... View more info

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GUNS OR BUTTER: THE PRESIDENCY OF LYNDON JOHNSON

By: Bernstein, Irving

Price: ¥2,000.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1996

Seller ID: RWARE0000042993

ISBN: 0195063120

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


The presidency of Lyndon Johnson was a pivotal moment in twentieth-century American history. From the decisive social programs of the Great Society, t o the triumph of the Civil and Voting Rights Acts, to the catastrophe of th e Vietnam War and domestic unrest, it was an era of dramatic accomplishment and wrenching tragedy. In Guns or Butter, renowned historian Irving Bernst ein brings those five climactic years of the sixties vividly to life, from the moment Lee Harvey Oswald aimed a rifle from the window of the Texas Sch ool Depository to the tense ballot-counting that put Richard Nixon in t... View more info

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I WRITE WHAT I LIKE

By: Biko, Steve

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS: 1986

Seller ID: RWARE0000046414

ISBN: 0062500554

Condition: Good


"Readers will find his essential humaneness, intelligence, and lack of mali ce as impressive as his eloquence and compelling arguments," said LJ's revi ewer (LJ 2/15/79) of this volume combining articles and interviews that Bik o first wrote under the nom de plume Frank Talk. It includes a preface by A rchbishop Desmond Tutu. - Library Journal. View more info

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THE CLINTON WARS

By: Blumenthal, Sidney

Price: ¥2,000.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000040266

ISBN: 0374125023

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


An invaluable history of an extraordinary presidency, and the chronicle of a generation's political odyssey When in 1997 Bill Clinton appointed Sidney Blumenthal as a senior advisor, the former writer was catapulted into the front lines of the Clinton wars. From his first day in the White House until long after his appearance as th e only presidential aide ever to testify in an impeachment trial, Blumentha l acted in or witnessed nearly all the battles of the Clinton years. His ma jor new book-part history, part memoir-is the first inside account we have of the presidency of William Jefferson... View more info

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THE GUARDIAN COMPANION TO THE GENERAL ELECTION: 2001

By: Books

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Atlantic Books: 2001

Seller ID: RWARE0000010475

ISBN: 1903809037

Condition: Very Good+


This companion to the first General Election post-devolution, contains prof iles of each constituency in Great Britain, analyzes the key battleground c onstituencies and provides a guide to tactical voting and key marginal cons tituencies. View more info

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INVESTIGATING SREBRENICA: INSTITUTIONS, FACTS, RESPONSIBILITIES (CONTEMPORA RY EUROPEAN HISTORY)

By: Bougarel, Xavier (Editor)

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Berghahn Books: 2012

Seller ID: RWARE0000036246

ISBN: 0857454722

Condition: Very Good


In July 1995, the Bosnian Serb Army commanded by General Ratko Mladic attac ked the enclave of Srebrenica, a UN "safe area" since 1993, and massacred a bout 8,000 Bosniac men. While the responsibility for the massacre itself la ys clearly with the Serb political and military leadership, the question of the responsibility of various international organizations and national aut horities for the fall of the enclave is still passionately discussed, and h as given rise to various rumors and conspiracy theories. Follow-up investig ations by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former ... View more info

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AN ATLAS OF WORLD AFFAIRS

By: Boyd, Andrew

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Routledge,an imprint of Tayl: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000008348

ISBN: 041504510X

Condition: Very Good+


Though An Atlas of World Affairs is huge in scope, the book itself is small and light, favoring simple yet effective maps in black-and-white over glos sy color plates. Rather than divulge every historical twist and shout from time immemorial, it looks at the radical changes in modern history. View more info

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A VISION FOR THE WORLD ECONOMY: OPENNESS, DIVERSITY, AND COHESION

By: Bressand, Albert

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Brookings Inst Pr: 1996

Seller ID: RWARE0000019806

ISBN: 0815751834

Condition: Very Good


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: This capstone volume to the Brookings project on Integrating National Economies--a pathbreaking series of books on the future of economic integration--presents a new vision to guide international policy. This book offers a thought-provoking and positive outlook on how national economies should be further integrated as we prepare to meet the challenge of creating a peaceful yet dynamic future for the global community in the next millennium. View more info