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Political Conventions

by Allan Bonner Sextant Publishing (October 17, 2014)

Launched in honour of President Obama's inaugural, this book was written during the most remarkable political season in American history. The author visited all major presidential campaign offices in New York...


Dreamers and Deceivers

by Glenn Beck Threshold Editions (October 28, 2014)

From #1 bestselling author and popular radio and television host Glenn Beck, the powerful follow-up to his national bestseller Miracles and Massacres, which was praised as "moving, provocative, and masterful"...


No Holding Back: The 1980 John B. Anderson Presidential Campaign

by Jim Mason UPA (January 16, 2011)

In 1980, John Anderson ran what experts initially considered a quixotic race for the Republican presidential nomination before switching to run as an independent. He ran a unique campaign and won unprecedented...


The Battle for Virginia's 5th District: How the Ancestral Spirit of Patrick Henry Inspired Me to Join the Tea Party

by Mark Kevin Lloyd Broadside e-books (April 19, 2011)

New from Broadside Books' Voices of the Tea Party. As a child, Mark Lloyd's grandmother always told him that he was a descendant of Patrick Henry. Though he's still trying to document the connection, he likes...


Islamist Parties and Political Normalization in the Muslim World

by Quinn Mecham & Julie Chernov Hwang University of Pennsylvania Press (June 09, 2014)

This innovative volume examines how Islamist parties operate and interact within democratic and semidemocratic political systems in Turkey, Morocco, Yemen, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Bangladesh.


One Party Country: The Republican Plan for Dominance in the 21st Century

by Tom Hamburger & Peter Wallsten Wiley (April 21, 2008)

The Los Angeles Times bestseller

"Intelligent....Their book represents a burgeoning literary genre--studies of Roveology, which is the art of using what Republicans embrace, marketing information and what they...


The Parties in Court: American Political Parties under the Constitution

by Robert C. Wigton Lexington Books (December 11, 2013)

Robert C. Wigton’s The Parties in Court: American Political Parties under the Constitution provides a comprehensive overview of the legal status of American political parties through an analysis of the many...


The Making of a Radical: A Political Autobiography

by Scott Nearing & Staughton Lynd Chelsea Green Publishing (September 01, 2000)

Scott Nearing lived one hundred years, from 1883 to 1983--a life spanning most of the twentieth century. In his early years, Nearing made his name as a formidable opponent of child labor and military imperialism....


The New Politics of the Old South: An Introduction to Southern Politics

by Mark J. Rozell, Charles S. Bullock III, Ronald Keith Gaddie & David A. Breaux et al. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 27, 2013)

Now in its fifth edition, The New Politics of the Old South is the best and most comprehensive analysis and history of political behaviors and shifting demographics in America’s southern states.


The Social Movement Society: Contentious Politics for a New Century

by Sidney Tarrow, David S. Meyer, Margaret E. Keck & Bert Klandermans et al. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 29, 1997)

Is there more social protest now than there was prior to the movement politics of the 1960s, and if so, does it result in a distinctly less civil society throughout the world? If everybody protests, what does...


Liberty and Tyranny: A Conservative Manifesto

by Mark R. Levin Pocket Books (March 24, 2009)

Don't miss syndicated radio host and author Mark Levin's #1 New York Times acclaimed and longtime bestselling manifesto for the conservative movement.

When nationally syndicated radio host Mark R. Levin's Liberty...


The Death of Deliberation: Partisanship and Polarization in the United States Senate

by James I. Wallner Lexington Books (September 25, 2013)

This book provides a counter-view on the conventional wisdom regarding the United States Senate. Specifically, it presents an alternative approach to the broken Congress genre with the argument that the Senate...


Politics on a Human Scale: The American Tradition of Decentralism

by Jeff Taylor Lexington Books (September 27, 2013)

In Politics on a Human Scale, Jeff Taylor examines political decentralization in the United States, including agrarianism, states’ rights, the abandonment of the decentralist impulse by the national leadership...


The 2012 Nomination and the Future of the Republican Party: The Internal Battle

by William J. Miller, Brian Arbour, David F. Damore & Kenneth J. Retzl et al. Lexington Books (August 28, 2013)

In this volume, we assess how the 2012 GOP nomination cycle is indicative of just how the Republican Party has become, in the words of pundit Cuck Warren, a “Mad Men Party in a Modern Family World.”


Libertarianism: For and Against

by Craig Duncan, Tibor R. Machan & Martha Nussbaum Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 21, 2005)

Libertarianism: For and Against offers dueling perspectives on the scope of legitimate government. Tibor R. Machan, a well-known libertarian philosopher, argues for a minimal government devoted solely to protecting...


Party Movements in the United States and Canada: Strategies of Persistence

by Mildred A. Schwartz Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 06, 2005)

Party movements can be described as political organizations that both participate in the electoral process and have social movement qualities. They appear frequently in both Canada and the United States. Many...


The Liberty Amendments

by Mark R. Levin Threshold Editions (August 13, 2013)

Mark R. Levin has made the case, in numerous bestselling books that the principles undergirding our society and governmental system are unraveling. In The Liberty Amendments, he turns to the founding fathers...


Campaign for President: The Managers Look at 2008

by , The Institute of Politics, John F. Kennedy School of Government & Harvard University Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 16, 2009)

Every four years following the presidential election, the Institute of Politics at Harvard University convenes a distinguished gathering of campaign managers, media commentators, and interested political observers...


Obama's Political Saga: From Battling History, Racialized Rhetoric, and GOP Obstructionism to Re-Election

by Mary L. Rucker Lexington Books (June 21, 2013)

The scope and theme of this book are political, polemical, sociological, and ideological. The book lays a historical foundation to explain the reason Obama has not had a successful political relationship with...


Happy Days Are Here Again: The 1932 Democratic Convention, the Emergence of FDR--and How America Was Changed Forever

by Steven Neal HarperCollins e-books (June 01, 2010)

Political conventions in years past were more than pep rallies for preselected candidates -- they were suspenseful, no-holds-barred battles for the nomination. In 1932, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the man who...


Heroic Conservatism

by Michael J. Gerson HarperOne (March 17, 2009)

Michael Gerson, who worked with George W. Bush on his most inspiring speeches, is considered by many Democrats and Republicans to be the most influential White House speechwriter since the Kennedy administration....


Crazies to the Left of Me, Wimps to the Right

by Bernard Goldberg HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

Enough of the leftist lunatics like Rosie O'Donnell who think "Radical Christians" are "as big a threat to America as Radical Muslims." Enough of the hyperbolic liberal rhetoric comparing Bush to Saddam and...


The Political Battle over Congressional Redistricting

by Jeremy D. Walling, William J. Miller, Shannon Jenkins & Jason Casellas et al. Lexington Books (May 16, 2013)

In this volume, scholars discuss the most recent wave of redistricting Congress. Emphasizing the state-level factors and processes, the volume ultimately shows how national requirements and state requirements...


Historical Dictionary of United States Political Parties

by Harold F. Bass Jr. Scarecrow Press (September 01, 2009)

The second edition of Historical Dictionary of United States Political Parties addresses the historical development, organization, operation, and leadership of the parties, as well as their broader environment....


Direct Democratic Choice: The Swiss Experience

by Hanspeter Kriesi Lexington Books (October 17, 2005)

Direct Democratic Choice sets out to understand how the citizens actually decide in direct-democratic votes. Author Hanspeter Kriesi has analyzed nearly twenty years of post-election surveys in Switzerland (1981-1999),...


Managing Conflicts in Africa's Democratic Transitions

by Akanmu G. Adebayo, Samy S. Gerges, Joseph Kingsley Adjei & Judith S. K. Achoka et al. Lexington Books (August 31, 2012)

This book explores the nascent and complex terrain of democratization and peaceful political transitions in Africa. It analyzes major election-related conflicts across the continent, explains their root causes...


Republic of Wrath

by James A. Morone Basic Books (September 07, 2020)

A prize-winning political scientist untangles the deep roots of tribalism in America.

American politics seems to be in an unprecedented uproar. But in this revelatory work of political history, James A. Morone...


Un-Trumping America

by Dan Pfeiffer Twelve (February 17, 2020)

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Yes We (Still) Can and cohost of Pod Save America, a sharp political playbook for how Democrats can take on Trump, McConnell,...


You're Fired

by Paul Begala Simon & Schuster Audio (August 04, 2020)

“You’re fired!” Donald Trump became famous bellowing those words in a make-believe boardroom. In November, tens of millions of Americans want to yell it right back at him. Yet Trump has seemed to almost...


You're Fired

by Paul Begala Simon & Schuster (August 04, 2020)

“You’re fired!” Donald Trump became famous bellowing those words in a make-believe boardroom. In November, tens of millions of Americans want to yell it right back at him. Yet Trump has seemed to almost...


Pity the Billionaire

by Thomas Frank Metropolitan Books (January 02, 2012)

From the bestselling author of What's the Matter with Kansas?, a wonderfully insightful and sardonic look at why the worst economy since the 1930s has brought about the revival of conservatism

Economic catastrophe...


Nights in Tents

by Laura Love Yucca (October 18, 2016)

From an acclaimed musician comes an inside look at one of the most controversial and influential civil rights movements of our time.

Nights in Tents is a memoir of the profoundly moving, and often hysterical,...


I Call Him "Mr. President"

by Michael Patrick Shiels, Ken Raynor & Barbara Bush Skyhorse (September 05, 2017)

A Presidential Tale of Friendship, Travel, and the Great Outdoors—Newly Updated!

In I Call Him “Mr. President”, Ken Raynor—head professional at Cape Arundel Golf Club in Kennebunkport, Maine, for thirty-eight...


GOP GPS

by Evan Siegfried & Robert A. George Skyhorse (August 23, 2016)

Editors' Pick for the Conservative Book Club

A roadmap to the future for Republicans

With each passing election cycle, Republicans face stiffer and stiffer odds for winning elections at all levels. They have long...


Blood, Money, & Power

by Barr McClellan Skyhorse (May 13, 2014)

Blood, Money, & Power exposes the secret, high-level conspiracy in Texas that led to President John F. Kennedy's death and the succession of Lyndon B. Johnson as president in 1963. Attorney Barr McClellan, a...


Destiny Betrayed

by James DiEugenio Skyhorse (November 26, 2012)

  • Thrilling and informative guide to the life and death of JFK
  • Ideal for fans of In Cold Blood and Oliver Stone’s JFK
  • Revised and expanded version of DiEugenio’s original book 

Twenty years ago, before the ages...


Reclaiming Parkland

by James DiEugenio Skyhorse (October 01, 2013)

Reclaiming Parkland details the failed attempt of Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzmancofounder of the production company Playtoneto make Vincent Bugliosi's mammoth book about the Kennedy assassination, Reclaiming History...


Last Word

by Mark Lane & Robert K. Tanenbaum Skyhorse (November 01, 2011)

Mark Lane tried the only U.S. court case in which the jurors concluded that the CIA plotted the murder of President Kennedy, but there was always a missing piece: How did the CIA control cops and secret service...


The War Conspiracy

by Peter Dale Scott Skyhorse (September 01, 2013)

Peter Dale Scott examines the many ways in which war policy has been driven by "accidents" and other events in the field, in some cases despite moves toward peace that were directed by presidents. This book...


LBJ

by Phillip F. Nelson Skyhorse (July 01, 2013)

LBJ aims to prove that Vice President Johnson played an active role in the assassination of President Kennedy and that he began planning his takeover of the U.S. presidency even before being named the vice presidential...


November 22, 1963

by Dean R. Owen & Helen Thomas Skyhorse (November 10, 2015)

Gripping, personal stories about the life and death of President Kennedy.

In November 22, 1963, Dean Owen curates a fascinating collection of interviews and thought-provoking commentaries from notable men and...


The Secret Coalition

by Gary A. Donaldson Carrel Books (September 30, 2014)

The politics of the 1950s revolved around two primary leaders, one Republican and one Democratboth moderate, and both willing to compromise to move the nation forward.

The Republican leader was President Dwight...


The Case for Liberalism in an Age of Extremism

by Alan Dershowitz Hot Books (May 26, 2020)

“Maybe the question isn’t what happened to Alan Dershowitz. Maybe it’s what happened to everyone else.”—Politico

In The Case for Liberalism in an Age of Extremism, Alan Dershowitz—New York Times bestselling...


Every Man a King

by Chris Stirewalt Hachette Books (September 18, 2018)

From Fox News' politics editor Chris Stirewalt -- a fun and lively account of America's populist tradition, from Andrew Jackson and Teddy Roosevelt, to Ross Perot, Pat Buchanan, and Donald Trump.

Whatever the...


The Fractured Republic

by Yuval Levin & Kevin T. Collins Hachette Original (August 23, 2016)

Americans today are frustrated and anxious. Our economy is sluggish and leaves workers insecure. Income inequality, cultural divisions, and political polarization increasingly pull us apart. Our governing institutions...


Too Dumb to Fail

by Matt K. Lewis & The Author Hachette Books (January 26, 2016)

From a leading voice among young conservatives comes an impassioned argument that, to stay relevant, the Republican Party must look beyond short-term electoral gains and recommit to historic conservative values....


Why Cities Lose

by Jonathan A. Rodden Basic Books (June 03, 2019)

A prizewinning political scientist traces the origins of urban-rural political conflict and shows how geography shapes elections in America and beyond

Why is it so much easier for the Democratic Party to win...


Camelot's End

by Jon Ward Twelve (January 21, 2019)

From a strange, dark chapter in American political history comes the captivating story of Ted Kennedy's 1980 campaign for president against the incumbent Jimmy Carter, told in full for the first time.

The Carter...


Every Man a King

by Chris Stirewalt Twelve (September 10, 2018)

From Fox News' politics editor Chris Stirewalt -- a fun and lively account of America's populist tradition, from Andrew Jackson and Teddy Roosevelt, to Ross Perot, Pat Buchanan, and Donald Trump.

Whatever the...


Edge of Chaos

by Dambisa Moyo Basic Books (April 23, 2018)

From an internationally acclaimed economist, a provocative call to jump-start economic growth by aggressively overhauling liberal democracy

Around the world, people who are angry at stagnant wages and growing...