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- Naval Institute Press 2014; US$ 29.95
Insights into important events of the twentieth century are provided in this memoir by a former secretary of the Navy and participant in many of the events he describes. The Great Depression of the 1930s, World War II, the Cold War, the Korean War, and Vietnam are recalled from the author's perspectives, first as a teenager in the 1930s, then as a... more...
- Arcade Publishing 2015; US$ 26.95
Every American president, when faced with a crisis, longs to take bold and decisive action. When American lives or vital interests are at stake, the public—and especially the news media and political opponents—expect aggressive leadership. But, contrary to the dramatizations of Hollywood, rarely does a president have that option. In Presidents in... more...
- Wiley 2002; US$ 26.50
"I continue to believe that were the noblest experiment in the history of the world. My job is to do what little I can to see that that dream continues. All nations throughout history have fallen; theyve risen and fallen. And someday America will fall. But I want that day to be put off as long as possible." And that, in a nutshell, is... more...
- Simon & Schuster 2000; US$ 21.95
In The Prince of Tennessee, David Maraniss and Ellen Nakashima explore in rich detail the forces that have shaped Al Gore's life, and the ways that his past offers clues to what kind of president he would be. The Gore who comes to life in these pages is an intelligent and competent man, struggling with self-doubt and insecurity that explain his bureaucratic... more...
- Simon & Schuster 2001; US$ 28.95
Paul Gigot columnist, The Wall Street Journal; political commentator, The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer The rise of the political Right caught most journalists by surprise because they didn't take conservatives seriously. Nina Easton is a rare reporter who does. She almost never agrees with her five prominent profile subjects, but her illuminating book... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2001; US$ 19.00
For fifteen years, Lewis Lapham has written a monthly column in Harper's Magazine , for which he won a 1995 National Magazine Award for his "exhilarating point of view in an age of conformity." This major collection of Lapham's essays defines his distinct view of the way the world really works, through vivid analysis of media, language, culture, and... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2000; US$ 15.00
Cassidy's Run is the riveting story of one of the best-kept secrets of the Cold War?an espionage operation mounted by Washington against the Soviet Union that ran for twenty-three years. At the highest levels of the government, its code name was Operation shocker. Lured by a double agent working for the United States, ten Russian spies, including... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2000; US$ 59.00
The end of the Cold War provides challenges and opportunities for American foreign policy leadership that arguably have been equalled in modern times only by the period in which the Cold War began. With the collapse of the Soviet Union and communist regimes in Eastern Europe, the partners of the Atlantic alliance have achieved a profound diplomatic... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 57.95
Since the success of the best-selling first edition, the world has remained fascinated with US foreign policy, not least because of the far-reaching consequences of the US led invasion of Iraq. This fully updated textbook follows the events of the past two and a half years including the 2004 presidential campaign, whilst still providing a comprehensive... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2006; US$ 19.00
The first full biography of Colin Powell, from his Bronx childhood to his military career to his controversial tenure as secretary of state, with a new afterword detailing his life after the Bush White House. Over the course of a lifetime of service to his country, Colin Powell became a national hero, a beacon of wise leadership and one of the most... more...