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- Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 9.99
The conflict between Palestine and Israel is one of the most highly publicized and bitter struggles in history. In this accessible and stimulating Very Short Introduction, Martin Bunton clearly explains the history of the problem, reducing it to its very essence - a modern territorial contest between two nations and one geographical territory.Adopting... more...
- Oneworld Publications 2014; US$ 14.99
Today, more than ever, we are buffeted by forces that originate from beyond our shores. Whether it?s war, economics, politics, or law, we live in a global world influenced by a complex landscape of international transactions. Esteemed academic Charles Jones ably provides the building blocks to understand the history of these interactions, outlining... more...
- Oneworld Publications 2012; US$ 14.95
Since its inception in 1945, the United Nations has had a powerful but controversial influence on global politics. In this informative guide, Norrie MacQueen provides a clear and comprehensive introduction to its institutions, remit, personalities, and role in the modern world. Defending it from common criticisms of bureaucratic paralysis and bias... more...
- Random House Australia 2011; US$ 14.85
The true story of Australia's vast mineral wealth and the men and companies digging in the dirt to get it.Mining is a dirty business. At home mining is impacting on the lives of every Australian. In Esperance in Western Australia a doctor called for the lead levels in children to be checked after 4000 birds died in a few months. Lead from WA mines... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2006; US$ 16.95
During the first Palestinian uprising in 1990, Jeffrey Goldberg ? an American Jew ? served as a guard at the largest prison camp in Israel. One of his prisoners was Rafiq, a rising leader in the PLO. Overcoming their fears and prejudices, the two men began a dialogue that, over more than a decade, grew into a remarkable friendship. Now an award-winning... more...
- Random House 2012; US$ 13.61
?We killed Americans. We are killing Americans. We will kill Americans.? North Korean schoolchildren conjugating verbs In North Korea, citizens found humming South Korean pop songs risk being sent to a gulag for six months of hard labour. Jail sentences are handed out if portraits of the late Kim Jong-il are... more...
- St. Martin's Press 2008; US$ 20.99
In recent years, popular wisdom has held that opening American markets to Chinese goods was the best way to promote democracy in Beijing---that the Communist Party?s grip would quickly weaken as increasingly affluent Chinese citizens embraced American values. That popular wisdom was wrong . As Eamonn Fingleton shows in this devastating book,... more...
- Penguin Group US 2011; US$ 27.95
In The Unfinished Global Revolution , former United Nations Deputy Secretary General Mark Malloch-Brown diagnoses the central global predicament of the twenty-first century?as we have become more integrated, we have also become less governed. National governments are no longer equipped to address complex global issues, from climate change to poverty,... more...
- Penguin Group US 2013; US$ 9.99
The New York Times ?bestselling inside look at one of the world?s most powerful and mysterious institutions For more than twenty-five years, John Thavis held one of the most remarkable journalistic assignments in the world: reporting on the inner workings of the Vatican. In The Vatican Diaries , Thavis reveals Vatican City as a place struggling... more...
- Penguin Group US 2014; US$ 14.99
?The next financial collapse will resemble nothing in history. . . . Deciding upon the best course to follow will require comprehending a minefield of risks, while poised at a crossroads, pondering the death of the dollar.? The international monetary system has collapsed three times in the past hundred years, in 1914, 1939, and 1971. Each collapse... more...