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Alexander Hamilton's Guide to Life

by Jeff Wilser

The life—and lessons—of the Founding Father who mastered the arts of wit, war, and wealth, long before becoming the subject of Broadway’s Hamilton: An American Musical

Two centuries after his death,...


Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill

by Candice Millard

From New York Times bestselling author of Destiny of the Republic and The River of Doubt, a thrilling narrative of Winston Churchill's extraordinary and little-known exploits during the Boer War

 

At age twenty-four,...


Donald Trump: The Man Who Would Be King

by Darwin Porter & Danforth Prince

Blood Moon Productions, a feisty independent press known for its occasionally lurid exposés of celebrity secrets, proudly announces the release, in advance of the presidential elections, of a flamboyantly outspoken...


Not Just For This Life: Gough Whitlam Remembered

by Gary Gray & Wendy Guest

Not Just For This Life is a salute and tribute to Gough Whitlam, commemorating what would have been his 100th birthday. Upon his death in October 2014 there was a national outpouring of grief and affectionate...


Zenith: In the White House with George H. W. Bush

by Chase Untermeyer

Zenith: In the White House with George H. W. Bush is the third in Ambassador Untermeyer’s series of books based on his personal journals compiled during his tenure in the service of George H. W. Bush, first...


From Abbott to Turnbull: A New Direction?

by Chris Aulich

At the 2013 election, many Australians expressed their concern with the chaos that surrounded the Labor minority governments of Julia Gillard and Kevin Rudd. They gave their support to Tony Abbott as a Prime...


Diplomatic Digs

by Robert S Merrillees

A frank personal account of experiences in diplomacy

In Diplomatic Digs, Robert (Bob) Merrillees gives a frank personal account of his experiences in diplomacy and as a Foreign Affairs Officer who served Australian...


The Making of Donald Trump

by David Cay Johnston

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

The culmination of nearly 30 years of reporting on Donald Trump, Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter, David Cay Johnston, takes a revealingly close look at the mogul's rise...


Learning from Experience

by George Shultz

George P. Shultz recounts a lifetime of experiences in government, business, and academia and describes how those experiences have shaped the way he thinks about the world. In his plainspoken manner, he provides...


Power and Pragmatism

by Malcolm Rifkind

Sir Malcolm Rifkind's political career has been as glittering as it has been long-lived. Indeed, he served as a minister for eighteen years, longer uninterrupted service than anyone since Lord Palmerston in...


The Girl Who Escaped ISIS: This Is My Story

by Farida Khalaf & Andrea C. Hoffmann

“Farida Khalaf’s story is harrowing but crucial—especially when it comes to understanding what ISIS actually is and does.” —Glamour

“As gripping as it is appalling…a compelling testament to the...


The Incidental Oriental Secretary and Other Tales of Foreign Service

by Richard L. Jackson

This memoir of a US diplomat attempts to capture the humor and sheer incongruity of working across cultures in an international career spanning diplomacy and education. Written in a light hearted tone, it also...


Trump and Me

by Mark Singer

Ever since Donald Trump entered the presidential race—in a press conference attended by paid actors, in which he slandered Mexican immigrants—he has dominated headlines, becoming the unrestrained id at the...


Bobby Kennedy: The Making of a Liberal Icon

by Larry Tye

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the author of Satchel comes an in-depth, vibrant, and measured biography about the most complex and controversial member of the Kennedy family.

History remembers Robert F....


Bush

by Jean Edward Smith

Distinguished presidential biographer Jean Edward Smith offers a critical yet fair biography of George W. Bush, showing how he ignored his advisors to make key decisions himself—most disastrously in invading...


Mmusi Maimane

by S'Thembiso Msomi

‘Mr Maimane, good evening to you and, with the greatest of respect, who are you?’

This is how journalist Jeremy Maggs began his television interview with Mmusi Maimane in 2011 when he was unveiled as the...


Beyond politics: Essays in Memory of Professor Sanjay Kumar Biswas

by Ambrose Pinto, Dr SJ

Preface .. 7 1. Introduction .. 9 2. (a) Sanjay Kumar Biswas (1945-2013) . 17 (b) Professor Sanjay Biswas-An Intellectual-A Crusader . 23 (c) A Tribute to Dr Sanjay Kumar Biswas (1945 to 2013) . 27 3. For New...


Twenty Letters to a Friend

by Svetlana Alliluyeva

In this riveting, New York Times-bestselling memoir—first published by Harper in 1967—Svetlana Alliluyeva, subject of Rosemary Sullivan’s critically acclaimed biography, Stalin’s Daughter, describes...


Everyday Matters: Selected Letters of Dora Taylor, Bessie Head & Lilian Ngoyi

by M. J. Daymond

This important book brings together the previously unpublished letters of three women, Lilian Ngoyi, Bessie Head, and Dora Taylor. While Ngoyi, Head, and the lesser-known Taylor each made vital and perhaps underappreciated...


Martin Luther

by Lyndal Roper

When Martin Luther nailed a sheet of paper to the church door of a small university town on 31 October 1517, he set off a process that changed the Western world for ever.

Luther's ideas spread like wildfire....