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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 | Summary & Analysis

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A Full Life by Jimmy Carter | Summary & 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 times or...


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

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41 by George W. Bush - A 20-minute Summary & Analysis

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Summary of  Destiny and Power: by Jon Meacham | Summary & 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...


George Washington

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Recognized as one of the founding fathers of the United States of America, George Washington played a part in the birth of the nation. From the Seven Years’ War against the French to the definition of American...


The General's Son: Journey of an Israeli in Palestine

by Miko Peled & Alice Walker

A powerful account, by Israeli peace activist Miko Peled, of his transformation from a young man who'd grown up in the heart of Israel's elite and served proudly in its military into a fearless advocate of nonviolent...


The Queensland Years of Robert Herbert, Premier: Letters and Papers

by Bruce Knox

'Herbert's informal, pithy lettersdescribe the "upper middle class"social scene, together with theeconomic and political realities of anewly-created colony. Theirsubjects range from a description ofa Quensland...


The Notorious John Morrissey: How a Bare-Knuckle Brawler Became a Congressman and Founded Saratoga Race Course

by James C. Nicholson

An Irish immigrant, a collection agent for crime bosses, a professional boxer, and a prodigious gambler, John Morrissey was -- if nothing else -- an unlikely candidate to become one of the most important figures...


Security Mom: An Unclassified Guide to Protecting Our Homeland and Your Home

by Juliette Kayyem

It’s time to put the “home” back into our homeland. Part prescription and part memoir, this exceptional view of America’s security concerns by a leading government Homeland Security advisor, Pulitzer...


José 'Pepe' Mujica: Warrior, Philosopher, President

by Stephen Gregory

Toward the end of his administration (2010–2015), then Uruguayan President José ‘Pepe’ Mujica made headlines across the world with a couple of unusual speeches at United Nations assemblies in Rio de Janeiro...