The Unwinding

Author: George Packer
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 1466836954
Size: 78.42 MB
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In The Unwinding, George Packer, author of The Assassins' Gate: America in Iraq, tells the story of the United States over the past three decades in an utterly original way, with his characteristically sharp eye for detail and gift for ...

The Assassins Gate

Author: George Packer
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 9780374705329
Size: 55.19 MB
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THE ASSASSINS' GATE: AMERICA IN IRAQ recounts how the United States set about changing the history of the Middle East and became ensnared in a guerilla war in Iraq.

Blood Of The Liberals

Author: George Packer
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0374251428
Size: 62.44 MB
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The author discusses how such issues as the New Deal and the New Left influenced his grandfather's and father's political activism, and how both figures affected his own personal and political life.

The Payoff

Author: Jeff Connaughton
Publisher: Easton Studio Press, LLC
ISBN: 1935212974
Size: 76.28 MB
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This book takes us inside their dogged crusade against institutional inertia and industry influence as they encounter an outright reluctance by the Obama administration, the Justice Department, and the Securities and Exchange Commission to ...

The Good Lord Bird

Author: James McBride
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101616180
Size: 17.20 MB
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Winner of the 2013 National Book Award for Fiction Soon to be a major motion picture starring Liev Schreiber and Jaden Smith A Washington Post, Publishers Weekly, Oprah Magazine Top 10 Book of the Year “A magnificent new novel by the best ...

Contemporary America

Author: M. J. Heale
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781444396874
Size: 72.31 MB
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Provides a substantial account of the dramatic history of America since 1980, covering the Reagan years, the Clinton presidency, the impact of 9/11, the War on Terror, and the election of Barack Obama Based on both secondary and primary ...

Interesting Times

Author: George Packer
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 1429935812
Size: 80.15 MB
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Whether exploring American policies in the wake of September 11, tracking a used T-shirt from New York to Uganda, or describing the ambivalent response in Appalachia to Obama, these essays hold a mirror up to our own troubled times and ...

Book Of Ages

Author: Jill Lepore
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307958353
Size: 59.80 MB
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A Time Of Paradox

Author: Glen Jeansonne
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742533776
Size: 11.93 MB
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Comprehensive in scope, A Time of Paradox analyzes the political, diplomatic, social and cultural developments of the last century while focusing on the diverse and sometimes contradictory human experiences that characterized this dynamic ...