News and investigations / Political science

Best Selling



English (86)

French (66)

German (0)

Spanish (0)

Italian (0)


Release Date


Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (0)


Catalog Date


Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (0)



Delete Political science



St. Martin's Press (32)

Henry Holt and Co. (11)

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (10)

Broadside e-books (7)


Total Loans

All (83)

20 - 40 (27)

40 - 100 (56)

Over 100 (0)

More options

Results : 1 - 50 of 86 Sorted by : 

Fighting Back the Right

by David Niose St. Martin's Press (December 16, 2014)

The political scene is changing rapidly in America. The religious right is on the defensive, acceptance of gay rights is at an all-time high, social conservatives are struggling for relevance, and more Americans...

Barrier: The Seam of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

by Isabel Kershner St. Martin's Press (December 16, 2014)

In this moving account of the barriers between Israelis and Palestinians, leading Israeli journalist Isabel Kershner traces the route of the wall Israel is building and reports its profound effects on people...

The Stranger: Barack Obama in the White House

by Chuck Todd Little, Brown and Company (November 11, 2014)

Chuck Todd's gripping, fly-on-the-wall account of Barack Obama's tumultuous struggle to succeed in Washington.

Barack Obama won the presidency in 2008 partly because he was a Washington outsider. But if he'd...

The Accidental Superpower: The Next Generation of American Preeminence and the Coming Global Disorder

by Peter Zeihan Twelve (November 04, 2014)

In the bestselling tradition of The World Is Flat and The Next 100 Years, THE ACCIDENTAL SUPERPOWER will be a much discussed, contrarian, and eye-opening assessment of American power.

Near the end of the Second...

Overruled: The Long War for Control of the U.S. Supreme Court

by Damon Root St. Martin's Press (November 04, 2014)

Should the Supreme Court defer to the will of the majority and uphold most democratically enacted laws? Or does the Constitution empower the Supreme Court to protect a broad range of individual rights from the...

Crapitalism: Liberals Who Make Millions Swiping Your Tax Dollars

by Jason Mattera Threshold Editions (October 07, 2014)

New York Times bestselling author and ambush journalist Jason Mattera sets his sights on his next big target: crony liberals, including Al Gore, Carlos Slim, Harry Reid, and Jay Z, whose riches come at taxpayer...

A Less Perfect Union

by Adam Freedman Broadside e-books (June 30, 2015)

One of America’s leading conservative commentators on constitutional law provides an illuminating history of states’ rights, and the vital importance of reviving them today.

Liberals believe that the argument...

The Two Americas

by Stanley B. Greenberg St. Martin's Press (September 23, 2014)

The 2000 presidential left the world standing still, but it was no fluke. America is divided right down the middle - the product of a half-century, unique in our country's history, of inconclusive, increasingly...

The People Vs. Barack Obama: The Criminal Case Against the Obama Administration

by Ben Shapiro Threshold Editions (June 10, 2014)

Now in paperback, New York Times bestselling author Ben Shapiro presents a comprehensive case against Barack Obama’s abuses of power during his time in office.

From the DOJ to the NSA, from the EPA to the Department...

Bringing Down Gaddafi

by Andrei Netto St. Martin's Press (June 03, 2014)

In February 2011, Andrei Netto, a reporter for O Estado de São Paulo , one of Brazil's main newspapers, traveled without permission into a region of Libya controlled by the regime, aiming to cover the first...

A Time to Attack

by Matthew Kroenig St. Martin's Press (May 13, 2014)

Iran's advanced nuclear program may be the world's most important emerging international security challenge. If not stopped, a nuclear-capable Iran will mean an even more crisis-prone Middle East, a potential...

All Things Possible

by Andrew M. Cuomo Harper (October 14, 2014)

In this full and frank memoir—a personal story of duty, family, justice, politics and resilience—New York Governor Andrew Cuomo reflects on his rise, fall, and rise in politics, and recounts his defining...

The Lost Spring

by Walid Phares St. Martin's Press (March 18, 2014)

One of the greatest unanswered questions after the massive and violent changes that hit the Middle East in 2011, known to some as the "Arab Spring" and to others as the "Islamist Winter," is how the West failed...

The Pity Party

by William Voegeli Broadside e-books (November 04, 2014)

In the vein of Jonah Goldberg’s Liberal Fascism comes a scathing and reasoned critique of the politics of liberal compassion—and why liberals’ lack of interest in the results of their policies renders...

You Lie!

by Jack Cashill Broadside e-books (October 07, 2014)

A devastating catalog of Barack Obama’s numerous evasions, misleading statements and blatant lies, from statements in his national bestseller Dreams from My Father to “You can keep your health plan,” PolitiFact’s...

Dark Forces

by Kenneth R. Timmerman Broadside e-books (June 24, 2014)

The New York Times bestselling author of Shadow Warriors investigates the tragedy of Benghazi to answer the questions: what really happened—and why?

We know the Obama administration’s story, of a demonstration...

The Syria Report

by Brandon Webb, Kerry Patton, SOFREP & Jack Murphy St. Martin's Press (November 05, 2013)

Written by the team of Special Operations veterans at SOFREP, THE SYRIA REPORT is a behind-the-scenes look at the roots of the drama and unrest that is unfolding in Syria. Based on information from sources within...

Dilemmas of Domination

by Walden BELLO Henry Holt and Co. (November 19, 2013)

From the acclaimed globalization critic, a far-reaching analysis of America's military, economic, and political vulnerability

The empire seems unassailable, but the empire is weak-and precisely because of its...

Escaping Plato's Cave

by Mort Rosenblum St. Martin's Press (November 05, 2013)

Cave Blindness

Like Plato's cave-dwellers who only saw inaccurate reflections of reality on the wall, America has been blinded to dangerous realities inside and outside our borders, argues award-winning journalist...

Obama's Enforcer

by John Fund & Hans von Spakovsky Broadside e-books (June 10, 2014)

Under Attorney General Eric Holder, the Department of Justice has become a politicized hotbed of left-wing legal activism.

What is Eric Holder up to? When questioned by congressional committees on sensitive issues...


by Joy-Ann Reid William Morrow (September 08, 2015)

Barack Obama's speech on the Edmund Pettus Bridge to mark the fiftieth anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery marches should have represented the culmination of Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream of racial unity....


by James Carroll Henry Holt and Co. (October 22, 2013)

A devastating indictment of the Bush administration's war policies from the bestselling author and respected moral authority

With the words "this Crusade, this war on terror," George W. Bush defined the purpose...

Why Americans Hate Politics

by E.J. Dionne Simon & Schuster (October 08, 2013)

In this new edition of his national bestseller, E. J. Dionne brings up to date his influential proposals for a politics that can and must find a balance between rights and obligations, between responsibility...

For the Next Generation

by Debbie Wasserman Schultz & Julie M. Fenster St. Martin's Press (October 15, 2013)

Congresswoman and Democratic National Committee Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz challenges the nation to resolve tough issues for future generations.

America has witnessed the dangers that come with shortsightedness,...

Under Fire

by Fred Burton & Samuel M. Katz St. Martin's Press (September 03, 2013)

The New York Times bestselling inside account of the attack against the U.S. diplomatic and intelligence outposts in Benghazi, Libya

On the night of September 11, 2012, the American diplomatic mission at Benghazi,...

Lessons in Disaster

by Gordon M. Goldstein Henry Holt and Co. (September 03, 2013)

A revelatory look at the decisions that led to the U.S. involvement in Vietnam, drawing on the insights and reassessments of one of the war's architects

"I had a part in a great failure. I made mistakes of perception,...


by Larry Elder St. Martin's Press (April 26, 2013)

The Ten Things You Can't Say in America struck a chord with eager readers across the country, exposing truths others have been too afraid to address. In his new book, Elder is out to slay entrenched and enmeshed...

What's the Matter with White People?: Finding Our Way in the Next America

by Joan Walsh Touchstone (April 16, 2013)


In What’s the Matter with White People? Walsh argues that the biggest divide in America today...

The Big Shift

by Darrell Bricker & John Ibbitson HarperCollins Publishers (February 26, 2013)

For almost its entire history, Canada has been run by the political, media and business elites of Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal. But in the past few years, these groups have lost their power—and most of them...

The Devouring Dragon

by Craig Simons St. Martin's Press (March 12, 2013)

China's rise is assaulting the natural world at an alarming rate. In a few short years, China has become the planet's largest market for endangered wildlife, its top importer of tropical trees, and its biggest...

One No, Many Yeses: A Journey to the Heart of the Global Resistance Movement

by Paul Kingsnorth Simon & Schuster UK (December 20, 2012)

From the 2014 Man BookerPrizelonglisted author comes an impassioned journey to the heart of the Global Resistance Movement.

It could turn out to be the biggest political movement of the twenty-first century:...

Congressional Odyssey

by T. R. Reid Henry Holt and Co. (March 15, 1980)

Washington Post reporter T.R. Reid takes a candid look at Washington personalities and politics, revealing the motives and strategies, the cooperation and rivalry, the honesty and the deceit behind a seemingly...

Kill Anything That Moves

by Nick Turse Henry Holt and Co. (January 15, 2013)

Based on classified documents and first-person interviews, a startling history of the American war on Vietnamese civilians

Americans have long been taught that events such as the notorious My Lai massacre were...

The Hunting of the President

by Gene Lyons & Joe Conason St. Martin's Press (February 03, 2001)

When Hillary Clinton spoke of "a vast right-wing conspiracy" determined to bring down the president, many people dismissed the idea. Yet if the first lady's accusation was exaggerated, the facts that have since...

Blood Sport: The Truth Behind the Scandals in the Clinton White House

by James B. Stewart Simon & Schuster (November 20, 2012)

Pulitzer Prize winner James B. Stewart takes readers behind the scenes in the Clinton White House as it reels in the wake of the Whitewater scandal, Vincent Foster’s suicide, and Paula Jones’ allegations...


by Yang Jisheng, Jian Guo, Stacy Mosher & Edward Friedman et al. Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 30, 2012)

The much-anticipated definitive account of China's Great Famine

An estimated thirty-six million Chinese men, women, and children starved to death during China's Great Leap Forward in the late 1950s and early...

Mean Justice: A Town's Terror, A Prosecuter's Power, A Betrayal of Innocence

by Edward Humes Simon & Schuster (November 13, 2012)

This national bestseller from the Pulitzer Prize-winner catapults readers to the dark side of the justice system with the powerful true story of one man's battle to prove his innocence.

Besieged by murder, rape,...

The Path to Prosperity

by Various Authors & Paul Ryan Tom Doherty Associates (October 02, 2012)

"This budget serves as a blueprint for American Renewal. Its principled reforms empower individuals with greater control over their future. It places great faith in the wisdom of the Founders and promises to...

What Chinese Want

by Tom Doctoroff St. Martin's Press (May 22, 2012)

Today, most Americans take for granted that China will be the next global superpower. But despite the nation's growing influence, the average Chinese person is still a mystery - or, at best, a baffling set of...

American Drive

by Richard Dauch & Hank H. Cox St. Martin's Press (September 18, 2012)

Politicians, voters, executives, and employees all want the answer to one question: How can America compete with cheap foreign labor, and restore skilled, well-paying jobs to our economy? American Drive answers...

Killing Kennedy

by Bill O'Reilly & Martin Dugard Henry Holt and Co. (October 02, 2012)

A riveting historical narrative of the shocking events surrounding the assassination of John F. Kennedy, and the follow-up to mega-bestselling author Bill O'Reilly's Killing Lincoln

More than a million readers...

Leading from Behind

by Richard Miniter St. Martin's Press (August 21, 2012)

Barack Obama has never been fully vetted—until now.

In the New York Times bestselling Leading from Behind, investigative journalist Richard Miniter presents the first book to explore President Obama's abilities...

Arab Spring Dreams

by Sohrab Ahmari, Nasser Weddady & Gloria Steinem St. Martin's Press (May 08, 2012)

From a gay man secretly mourning his lover's suicide in Morocco to a young woman denied schooling because of religious discrimination in Iran, Arab Spring Dreams spotlights some of the Middle East's most outspoken...

The Obama Hate Machine

by Bill Press St. Martin's Press (January 31, 2012)

In Toxic Talk, Bill Press exposed the ways in which the extreme right-wing media has done an end run around the American voting populace by exerting a disproportionate control over open political debate. In...

Liberation Square

by Ashraf Khalil St. Martin's Press (January 03, 2012)

A definitive, absorbing account of the Egyptian revolution, written by a Cairo-based Egyptian-American reporter for Foreign Policy and The Times (London), who witnessed firsthand Mubarak's demise and the country's...

Naked in Baghdad

by Anne Garrels & Vint Lawrence Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 12, 2004)

As National Public Radio's senior foreign correspondent, Anne Garrels has covered conflicts in Chechnya, Bosnia, Kosovo, Afghanistan, and elsewhere. She is renowned for direct, down-to-earth, insightful reportage,...


by Seth Rosenfeld Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 21, 2012)

Subversives traces the FBI's secret involvement with three iconic figures at Berkeley during the 1960s: the ambitious neophyte politician Ronald Reagan, the fierce but fragile radical Mario Savio, and the liberal...

A Portrait of Egypt

by Mary Anne Weaver Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 07, 2000)

For centuries Egypt has been a citadel of Islamic learning and thought, and since the signing of the Egyptian-Israeli Peace Treaty in 1979, it has been of immense strategic importance to American interests in...

Killing Lincoln

by Bill O'Reilly & Martin Dugard Henry Holt and Co. (September 27, 2011)

A riveting historical narrative of the heart-stopping events surrounding the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, and the first work of history from mega-bestselling author Bill O'Reilly

The iconic anchor of The...

The Atomic Bazaar

by William Langewiesche Farrar, Straus and Giroux (April 29, 2008)

In his shocking and revelatory new work, the celebrated journalist William Langewiesche investigates the burgeoning global threat of nuclear weapons production. The Atomic Bazaar is the story of the inexorable...