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Suzanne's Children

by Anne Nelson

A story of courage in the face of evil. The tense drama of Suzanne Spaak who risked and gave her life to save hundreds of Jewish children from deportation from Nazi Paris to Auschwitz. This is one of the untold...


Abraham Lincoln

by James Russell Lowell

When Lincoln took office as President of the United States, the nation was fraught with problems, not the least of which was slavery and the danger of secession. This biography relates how Lincoln dealt with...


My Experiments with Truth

by Mahatma Gandhi & Sbp Editors

The Story of My Experiments with Truth, the autobiography of Mahatma Gandhi, is a very popular and influential book. It covers the period from his birth (1869) to the year 1921, describing his childhood, his...


A Time to Risk All

by Clodagh Finn

Clodagh Finn has travelled throughout Europe to piece together the story of this remarkable, unknown Irish woman, meeting many of those children Mary Elmes saved. Here, in a book packed with courage, heroism,...


1914

by John French

For a memoir of World War I, Sir John French's book 1914, does a fairly good job of recounting the facts, however skewed they may be. French, whose full name and titles are quite daunting, was Field Marshal...


American Cicero

by Saladin Ambar

Mario Cuomo was the most important Democratic officeholder during the Reagan era. The three-term governor of New York was also a famously eloquent defender of the Democratic Party's progressive legacy even as...


The Mighty Hughes

by Craig McInnes

An in-depth look at the life and career of retired judge and conflict-of-interest commissioner Ted Hughes, whose unflinching integrity earned him the reputation as Canada’s moral compass.

Throughout his sixty-year...


Raising Trump

by Ivana Trump

In Raising Trump, Ivana Trump reflects on her extraordinary life and the raising of her three children—Donald Jr., Eric, and Ivanka—and recounts the lessons she taught her children as they were growing up....


Khrushchev, Stalin's Ghost, and a Young American

by Marvin Kalb

A chronicle of the year that changed Soviet Russia—and molded the future path of one of America's pre-eminent diplomatic correspondents

1956 was an extraordinary year in modern Russian history. It was called...


No Joy: A Recon Marine's Tales of (Self) Destruction

by David Rose

"Going to war was a finite window to touch the vanquished barbaric world modern reality has so woefully blighted out."

Joining the Marines in 2002, David Rose signed up to go fight ... and to go die. On this...


We are CHANGE: The Global Truth & Liberty Movement

by Brian Kenny & Cynthia Mckinney

What started as a small New York City youth group quickly became one of the most prominent grassroots activist/citizen journalist organizations, with over 260 chapters worldwide. We Are CHANGE emerged from the...


Kisses From Nimbus

by P. J. 'Red' Riley

Shot at, bombed, imprisoned and arrested for murder. His is the story the establishment doesn’t want you to read.

brCaptain P. J. “Red” Riley is an ex-SAS soldier who served for eighteen years as an MI6...


Great Americans of History - Thomas Jefferson - A Character Sketch

by Edward Sylvester Ellis

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern...


Diaries Volume 6: From Blair to Brown, 2005 – 2007

by Alastair Campbell

One might have thought Alastair Campbell would disappear from view as Gordon Brown moved from No. 11 to No. 10. Far from it. Having negotiated the rapprochement which led to Brown taking a central role in the...


Man of the Hour: James B. Conant, Warrior Scientist

by Jennet Conant

The remarkable life of one of the most influential men of the greatest generation, James B. Conant—a savvy architect of the nuclear age and the Cold War—told by his granddaughter, New York Times bestselling...


How Alexander Hamilton Screwed Up America

by Brion McClanahan & Ron Paul

He is the star of a hit Broadway musical, the face on the ten dollar bill, and a central figure among the founding fathers. But do you really know Alexander Hamilton?

Rather than lionize Hamilton, Americans should...


Coalition Diaries, 2012–2015

by David Laws

Acclaimed as one of the sharpest political intellects of his generation, David Laws saw his ministerial career nosedive before it had begun when, after only seventeen days as Chief Secretary to the Treasury,...


The French Exception

by Adam Plowright

Can France’s audacious new President turn the tide of right-wing nationalism in Europe?

39-year old Emmanuel Macron is the youngest-ever inhabitant of the Élysée Palace. A rank outsider from the start,...


The Unexpected President: The Life and Times of Chester A. Arthur

by Scott S. Greenberger

Nobody expected the vice president, a New York political hack, to be president. And after President James A. Garfield was shot in 1881, nobody expected Chester A. Arthur to become a strong and effective president,...


No Room for Small Dreams

by Shimon Peres

In 1934, eleven-year-old Shimon Peres emigrated to the land of Israel from his native Poland, leaving behind an extended family who would later be murdered in the Holocaust. Few back then would have predicted...