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Wake Up America

by Eric Bolling

America was built on nine distinct virtues which shaped the character of our nation and made it great. Grit, manliness, individualism, merit, profit and providence, dominion over our environment, thrift, and...


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...


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....


TWO EGGS AND A LEMON: My Four Years In Myanmar

by Joanna MacLean

The simple gift of two eggs and a lemon from a young boy becomes the symbolic title of Joanna MacLean’s remarkable book, chronicling her four years in Myanmar. Working with the Red Cross from 2002 through...


Baggage of Empire: Reporting politics and industry in the shadow of imperial decline

by Martin Adeney

Born just as the British Empire was taking its last breaths, Martin Adeney was part of the 'twilight generation' caught between the imperial and postimperial ages, forced to navigate the insecurities - political,...


The Long Game: A Memoir

by Mitch McConnell

In October 1984, a hard-charging Kentucky politician waited excitedly for President Ronald Reagan to arrive at a presidential rally in Louisville. In the midst of a tough Senate campaign against an incumbent...


The Opposite of Woe: My Life in Beer and Politics

by John Hickenlooper & Maximillian Potter

The maverick (and very funny) governor of Colorado tells his story, from early loss tocollege on the ten-year plan, to remarkable business and later political success

In just over a decade, John Hickenlooper...


Summary of No Ordinary Time: by Doris Kearns Goodwin | Includes  Analysis

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Summary of No Ordinary Time by Doris Kearns Goodwin | Includes  Analysis

 

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No Ordinary Time by Doris Kearns Goodwin is a unique blend of history and biography,

exploring the leadership and personal...


Summary of Killing Reagan: by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard | Includes Analysis

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Killing Reagan: by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard | Includes Analysis

 

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Killing Reagan: The Violent Assault That Changed a Presidency is a book by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. The book is...


Summary of Hard Choices: by Hillary Rodham Clinton | Includes Analysis

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Hard Choices by Hillary Rodham Clinton | Includes Analysis

 

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Hillary Clinton came to terms with the fact that Barack Obama won the 2008 primaries after her long...


Raif Badawi, The Voice of Freedom: My Husband, Our Story

by Ensaf Haidar & Andrea Claudia Hoffmann

A powerful first-person account of Ensaf Haidar’s life wither her husband, Saudi Arabian social activist Raif Badawi, and her worldwide campaign to free him from imprisonment

 

Ensaf Haidar's unforgettable...


Broken But Unbowed

by Greg Abbott

Texas governor and rising star in the Republican Party—one of the first prominent politicians to govern from a wheelchair since Franklin D. Roosevelt—Governor Greg Abbott pens his deeply personal and inspiring...


Summary of  A Full Life: by Jimmy Carter | Includes Analysis

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Summary of  A Full Life by Jimmy Carter | Includes Analysis

 

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As he was turning 90, Jimmy Carter decided it was a good time to write a book about his life. He has written previous books about specific...


Summary of 41: by George W. Bush | Includes Analysis

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Summary of 41 by George W. Bush | Includes Analysis

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Summary of  Destiny and Power: by Jon Meacham | Includes Analysis

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Summary of Destiny and Power by Jon Meacham | Includes Analysis

 

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Destiny and Power: The American Odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush by Jon Meacham is a biography of George H.W. Bush,  the 41st...


Summary of A Fighting Chance: by Elizabeth Warren | Summary & Analysis

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Bright, Infinite Future

by Mark Green

Blending the historical, biographical and political, the wide-ranging Bright, Infinite Future describes how the values of the '60s are creating a new progressive majority in '16. The multi-faceted Mark Green—bestselling...


Journey After Midnight: India, Canada and the Road Beyond

by Ujjal Dosanjh

A midnight's child of poor rural India, Ujjal Dosanjh emigrated to the United Kingdom in 1964 at the age of eighteen, and spent nearly four years making crayons, car parts and shunting trains while he attended...


Alter Egos: Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, and the Twilight Struggle Over American Power

by Mark Landler

The deeply reported story of two supremely ambitious figures, Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton—archrivals who became partners for a time, trailblazers who share a common sense of their historic destiny but...


A Life Beyond Boundaries: A Memoir

by Benedict Anderson

An intellectual memoir by the author of the acclaimed Imagined Communities

Born in China, Benedict Anderson spent his childhood in California and Ireland, was educated in England and finally found a home at...