Social science / Political science / International Relations

Best Selling

Language

All

English (74)

French (30)

German (0)

Spanish (0)

Italian (0)

 

Release Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (3)

 

Catalog Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (6)

 

Category

Delete International Relations

 

In category

Diplomacy (16)

Trade & Tariffs (8)

 

Audience

Adult (74)

 

Publisher

Simon & Schuster (21)

Free Press (13)

Scribner (7)

Oecd (7)

 

Total Loans

All (81)

20 - 40 (74)

40 - 100 (7)

Over 100 (0)

More options

Results : 1 - 50 of 74 Sorted by : 

Outpost

by Christopher R. Hill Simon & Schuster (October 07, 2014)

A “candid, behind-the-scenes” (The Dallas Morning News) memoir from one of our most distinguished ambassadors who—in his career of service to the country—was sent to some of the most dangerous outposts...


European Correspondence

by Philippe Perchoc Presses Universitaires de Louvain - Ciaco (May 26, 2014)

The crisis faced by the European project today is above all a crisis of meaning. After the disappearance of the narratives about peace and prosperity, the reason for Europe is now the one given by millions of...


Crazy Like Us

by Ethan Watters Free Press (January 12, 2010)

It is well known that American culture is a dominant force at home and abroad; our exportation of everything from movies to junk food is a well-documented phenomenon. But is it possible America's most troubling...


The Return

by Daniel Treisman Free Press (January 04, 2011)

Russia has long been a source of puzzlement— and sometimes alarm—for Western observers. Since shaking off communism two decades ago, the country has seemed wobbly at best, thoroughly corrupt and threatening...


How to Make Peace in the Middle East in Six Months or Less

by Gregory Levey Free Press (September 07, 2010)

Gregory Levey’s modest goal is to solve the Middle East conflict—all by himself. After returning to North America following a stint in his midtwenties writing speeches for the Israeli government—first...


Tear Down This Wall

by Romesh Ratnesar Simon & Schuster (November 03, 2009)

On June 12, 1987, Ronald Reagan addressed a crowd of 20,000 people in West Berlin in the shadow of the Berlin Wall. The words he delivered that afternoon would become among the most famous in presidential history....


The Threat Closer to Home: Hugo Chavez and the War Against America

by Douglas Schoen & Michael Rowan Free Press (January 06, 2009)

A chilling account of Hugo Chávez's shadow war on the United States

The American government has shrugged off South American politics for nearly forty years. In the meantime, our neighbor to the south has...


The Price of Power: Kissinger in the Nixon White House

National Book Critics Circle Award for General Non-fiction 1983

by Seymour Hersh Simon & Schuster (October 29, 2013)

Price of Power examines Henry Kissinger’s influence on the development of the foreign policy of the United States during the presidency of Richard Nixon.


Uneasy Neighbo(u)rs

by David Kilgour & David T. Jones HarperCollins Publishers (November 05, 2013)

Regardless of how rich our nations have become, we can't have everything—either as individuals or as societies—but we still do not know what we cannot have. Is it impossible, for example, to have the best,...


Henry Kissinger Foreign Policy E-book Boxed Set

by Henry Kissinger Simon & Schuster (September 24, 2013)

This ebook box set includes the following books by Henry Kissinger, detailing America’s approach to foreign policy.

Crisis: By drawing upon hitherto unpublished transcripts of his telephone conversations during...


Unthinkable

by Kenneth Pollack Simon & Schuster (September 10, 2013)

The world’s foremost expert on Middle Eastern relations examines Iran’s current nuclear potential and charts America’s future course of action.


American Ally

by Con Coughlin Ecco (September 24, 2013)

American Ally is the definitive account of British Prime Minister Tony Blair's support for the United States in the War on Terror. Drawing on his exclusive access to the key players at the White House and Downing...


The Arab Lobby

by Mitchell Bard HarperCollins (August 31, 2010)

While critics claim that a nefarious Israel Lobby dictates U.S. policy in the Middle East, the Arab Lobby in this country is older, richer, and more powerful than the American Israel Public Affairs Committee...


Hating America

by John Gibson HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

John Gibson is one of the Fox News Channel's most outspoken personalities. Now, as the aftershocks of the war in Iraq reverberate around the world, Gibson exposes the outrageous tenor of anti-American sentiment...


Making War to Keep Peace

by Jeane J. Kirkpatrick HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

With the powerful words that marked her long and distinguished career, Jeane J. Kirkpatrick explores where America has gone wrong—and raises lingering questions about what perils tomorrow might hold. In Making...


A Bed for the Night: Humanitarianism in Crisis

by David Rieff Simon & Schuster (June 04, 2013)

Timely and controversial, A Bed for the Night reveals how humanitarian organizations trying to bring relief in an ever more violent and dangerous world are often betrayed and misused, and have increasingly lost...


Season In Hell

by Robert Fowler HarperCollins Publishers (November 08, 2011)

For decades, Robert R. Fowler was a dominant force in Canadian foreign affairs. In one heart-stopping minute, all of that changed. On December 14, 2008, Fowler, acting as the UN Secretary General’s Special...


Cheers, America: How an Englishman Learned to Love America

by Justin Webb Atria Books/Marble Arch Press (March 05, 2013)

An editor at BBC-TV takes a witty and honest look at the “special” relationship between the US and the UK.

IMAGINE INVITING A BRIT TO A BARBECUE - THAT’S THIS BOOK.

Justin Webb was the BBC’s man in America....


Erdogan Rising: The Battle for the Soul of Turkey

by Hannah Lucinda Smith William Collins (September 05, 2019)

‘Essential reading for anyone interested in Turkey and its future.’ Literary Review

‘Essential reading full stop.’ Peter Frankopan

‘It is a must.’ The Times

Who is Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and how...


The Art of Diplomacy

by Bruce Heyman & Vicki Heyman Simon & Schuster (April 30, 2019)

A personal and insightful call to action and a much-needed book about one of the most important bilateral relationships in the world—the relationship between Canada and the US—and why diplomacy matters now...


The Pentagon Papers

by Fox Butterfield, Neil Sheehan, E. W. Kenworthy & Hedrick Smith et al. Racehorse (December 12, 2017)

“The WikiLeaks of its day” (Time) is as relevant as ever to present-day American politics.

“The most significant leaks of classified material in American history.”The Washington Post

Not Fake News!...


Putin's Asymmetric Assault on Democracy in Russia and Europe

by Chris Sampson Skyhorse (April 24, 2018)

The official U.S. government report on Russian interference in democracy around the world!

Most Americans were surprised to learn of Russian efforts to manipulate the results of the 2016 presidential election,...


The Plot to Control the World

by Dan Kovalik Hot Books (November 06, 2018)

Russia’s foreign policy is following the lead of the United States.

As politicos and pundits wring their hands about alleged Russian collusion and meddling in the 2016 US presidential elections, Dan Kovalik...


Tell me about the United Nations

by Jean-Jacques Chevron & Elisabeth Belchamber Nane Editions (September 11, 2018)

The united Nations exercice a worldwide responsability and, yet, too often is little known by the general public. When and why was the United Nations founded ? What are its ideals, its goals and the means at...


Trade Facilitation and the Global Economy

by Collectif Oecd (May 30, 2018)

In a globalised world, where goods cross borders many times as intermediate and as final products, trade facilitation is essential to lowering overall trade costs and increasing economic welfare, in particular...


Services Trade Policies and the Global Economy

by Collectif Oecd (June 08, 2017)

This book synthesises recent work by the OECD analysing services trade policies and quantifying their impacts on imports and exports, the performance of manufacturing and services sectors, and how services trade...


The Economic Impact of Export Restrictions on Raw Materials

by Collective Oecd (November 17, 2010)

Export restrictions on raw materials are applied to achieve a number of policy objectives. However, they can have a significant and negative impact on the efficient allocation of resources, international trade,...


International Trade

by Collective Oecd (May 19, 2009)

International trade affects the price and availability of practically everything we buy. It also plays a role in many other domains, including jobs, the environment and the fight against poverty. OECD Insights:...


Overcoming Border Bottlenecks

by Collective Oecd (January 19, 2009)

International trade has grown rapidly in recent years, thanks in part to the progressive reduction of tariffs and quotas through successive rounds of multilateral trade liberalisation. However, this progress...


Globalisation and Emerging Economies

by Collective Oecd (March 19, 2009)

OECD countries still dominate the world economy, but their share of world trade dropped from 73% in 1992 to 64% in 2005, and some of the world’s most important economies are not members of the OECD. Foremost...


Trade and Economic Effects of Responses to the Economic Crisis

by Collective Oecd (August 26, 2010)

The dramatic collapse in world trade in 2009 is, this report shows, mainly due to: the drop in demand for highly traded products; the drying up of trade finance; and the vertically integrated nature of global...


Cold Warriors

by Duncan White Custom House (August 27, 2019)

A brilliant, invigorating account of the great writers on both sides of the Iron Curtain who played the dangerous games of espionage, dissidence and subversion that changed the course of the Cold War.

During...


The Power of the Vote

by Douglas E. Schoen HarperCollins (March 17, 2009)

In The Power of the Vote, Douglas E. Schoen—one of the premier strategists in the history of Democratic politics—offers a never-before-seen glimpse inside the most pivotal campaigns of his storied career,...


Statecraft

by Margaret Thatcher William Collins (June 29, 2017)

Lady Thatcher, a unique figure in global politics, shares her views about the dangers and opportunities of the new millennium.

Lady Thatcher's previous books on her political career have been bestsellers, The...


Before We Go to War with China and North Korea

by David Williams Accent Press (June 16, 2017)

A war with China and North Korea is not inevitable, but neither is an American victory should such a war come. To prepare Americans for all eventualities, we might want to learn more about how East Asians think...


27 Articles

by T. E. Lawrence, John Hulsman & David Rhodes Simon & Schuster (August 01, 2017)

27 Articles is Lawrence of Arabia’s classic set of guidelines on military leadership in the Middle East. The 100th anniversary edition features a new introduction by foreign policy expert John Hulsman and...


Crashback: The Power Clash Between the U.S. and China in the Pacific

by Michael Fabey Scribner (October 24, 2017)

This chilling account of the “warm war” over control of the South China Sea—one that is threatening to flare into full-scale conflict—presents a “telling picture of the operational challenges the US...


The Naked Diplomat: Understanding Power and Politics in the Digital Age

by Tom Fletcher William Collins (June 02, 2016)

Who will be in power in the 21st century? Governments? Big business? Internet titans? And how do we influence the future?

Digital technology is changing power at a faster rate than any time in history. Distrust...


The Diary of a Political Idiot

by Jasmina Tešanović Cleis Press (December 01, 2000)

Hours after NATO started bombing Yugoslavia, Jasmina Tesanovic received an e-mail from a friend in Sweden, who wanted to know how she was doing. Jasmina didn't have time to write back, so she sent entries from...


The Art of Victory

by Gregory R. Copley Pocket Books (October 03, 2006)

In a changing world, conflict is inevitable -- but defeat is not. In fact, by understanding how civilizations and societies naturally evolve, one can not only adapt but flourish, and emerge better than ever...


The Duel

by Tariq Ali Scribner (September 16, 2008)

Pakistan is the sixth most populous country in the world. It is the only Islamic state to have nuclear weapons. Its border with Afghanistan extends over one thousand miles and is the likely hideout of Osama...


Holy War, Inc.

by Peter L. Bergen Free Press (November 14, 2001)

On September 11, 2001, the world in which we live was changed forever. The twin towers of the World Trade Center came crashing down, one side of the Pentagon burst into flame, and more than six thousand men,...


Spies for Hire

by Tim Shorrock Simon & Schuster (May 06, 2008)

In Spies for Hire, investigative reporter Tim Shorrock lifts the veil off a major story the government doesn't want us to know about -- the massive outsourcing of top secret intelligence activities to private-sector...


Planet India

by Mira Kamdar Scribner (February 20, 2007)

India is everywhere: on magazine covers and cinema marquees, at the gym and in the kitchen, in corporate boardrooms and on Capitol Hill. Through incisive reportage and illuminating analysis, Mira Kamdar explores...


Out of Iraq

by George McGovern & William R. Polk Simon & Schuster (October 03, 2006)

Former senator George McGovern and William R. Polk, a leading authority on the Middle East, offer a detailed plan for a speedy troop withdrawal from Iraq.

During the phased withdrawal, to begin on December...


Palestine Peace Not Apartheid

by Jimmy Carter Simon & Schuster (November 14, 2006)

Following his #1 New York Times bestseller, Our Endangered Values, the former president, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, offers an assessment of what must be done to bring permanent peace to Israel with dignity...


Fidel Castro: My Life

by Ignacio Ramonet & Fidel Castro Scribner (January 08, 2008)

The intimate and highly revealing life story of the world’s longest-serving, most charismatic, and controversial head of state in modern times.

Fidel Castro was a dictatorial pariah to some and a hero and...


The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order

by Samuel P. Huntington Simon & Schuster (May 31, 2007)

The classic study of post-Cold War international relations, more relevant than ever in the post-9/11 world, with a new foreword by Zbigniew Brzezinski.

Since its initial publication, The Clash of Civilizations...


In the Valley of Mist

by Justine Hardy Free Press (June 09, 2009)

A personal, moving, and vibrant picture of one of the most beautiful and troubled places in the world, described through the experiences of one family, whose fortunes have changed dramatically with those of...


Rumsfeld

by Andrew Cockburn Scribner (February 27, 2007)

Donald Rumsfeld, who as secretary of defense oversaw the army, navy, air force, and marines from 2001 to December 2006, is widely blamed for the catastrophic state of America's involvement in Iraq. In his groundbreaking...