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  • Next 100 Years: A Forecast for the 21st Century

    Next 100 Years: A Forecast for the 21st Century

    Genre: NonFiction,Politics,Current Affairs
    Author: George Friedman
    Duration: 09:44:00

    George Friedman, founder of Stratfor, has become a leading expert in geopolitical forecasting, sought after for his thoughtful assessments of current trends and near-future events. In The Next 100 Years, Friedman turns his eye on the future. Drawing on a profound understanding of history and geopoli ... [ more ]

  • Liberty and Tyranny: A Conservative Manifesto

    Liberty and Tyranny: A Conservative Manifesto

    Genre: Politics,Political Science
    Author: Mark R. Levin
    Duration: 06:52:00

    From conservative talk radio's fastest-growing superstar... New York Times bestselling phenomenon and author of the groundbreaking critique of the Supreme Court, Men in Black, and the deeply personal dog lover's memoir Rescuing Sprite, Mark R. Levin now delivers the work that characterizes both ... [ more ]

  • 48 Laws of Power

    48 Laws of Power

    Genre: Politics,Political Science
    Author: Robert Greene
    Duration: 23:11:00

    Amoral, cunning, ruthless, and instructive, this piercing work distills three thousand years of the history of power into 48 well-explicated laws. This bold volume outlines the laws of power in their unvarnished essence, synthesizing the philosophies of Machiavelli, Sun-Tzu, Carl von Clausewitz, and ... [ more ]

  • Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil Money & Power the Battery for World Mastery

    Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil Money & Power the Battery for World Mastery

    Genre: History,Politics,North American,United States
    Author: Daniel Yergin
    Duration: 02:53:00

    The Prize recounts the panoramic history of oil--and the struggle for wealth and power that has always surrounded oil. This struggle has shaken the world economy, dictated the outcome of wars, and transformed the destiny of men and nations. The Prize is as much a history of the twentieth century as ... [ more ]

  • Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001

    Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001

    Genre: Politics,History
    Author: Steve Coll
    Duration: 26:51:00

    The explosive first-hand account of America's secret history in Afghanistan With the publication of Ghost Wars, Steve Coll became not only a Pulitzer Prize winner, but also the expert on the rise of the Taliban, the emergence of Bin Laden, and the secret efforts by CIA officers and their agents to c ... [ more ]

  • Speaking My Mind

    Speaking My Mind

    Genre: Politics,United States
    Author: Ronald Reagan
    Duration: 05:22:00

    One man, more than any other, has helped define the most important issues of our time. His name is Ronald Reagon -- one of our nation's most powerful and popular Presidents. This extraordinary audio collection includes historical excerpts from selected addresses that span his political career, layin ... [ more ]

  • Patriotic Grace

    Patriotic Grace

    Genre: NonFiction,Politics,Lectures,Ethics,World Affairs,Politics
    Author: Peggy Noonan
    Duration: 04:07:00

    Peggy Noonan's Wall Street Journal column has been must reading for thoughtful liberals and conservatives alike. Now she issues an urgent, heartfelt call for all Americans to support the next President. Because it is not the threats and challenges we face, but how we face them that defines us as a n ... [ more ]

  • Court and the World: American Law and the New Global Realities

    Court and the World: American Law and the New Global Realities

    Genre: Politics,Political Science
    Author: Stephen Breyer
    Duration: 12:48:00

    In this original, far-reaching, and timely book, Justice Stephen Breyer examines the work of the Supreme Court of the United States in an increasingly interconnected world, a world in which all sorts of activity, both public and private-from the conduct of national security policy to the conduct of ... [ more ]

  • Founding Gardeners

    Founding Gardeners

    Genre: Politics,Life Science & Environment
    Author: Andrea Wulf
    Duration: 09:21:00

    From the author of the acclaimed The Brother Gardeners, a fascinating look at the founding fathers from the unique and intimate perspective of their lives as gardeners, plantsmen, and farmers. For the founding fathers, gardening, agriculture, and botany were elemental passions, as deeply ingrained i ... [ more ]

  • Dutch: A Memoir of Ronald Reagan

    Dutch: A Memoir of Ronald Reagan

    Genre: Politics,Political Science
    Author: Edmund Morris
    Duration: 09:01:00

    This book, the only biography ever authorized by a sitting President--yet written with complete interpretive freedom--is as revolutionary in method as it is formidable in scholarship. When Ronald Reagan moved into the White House in 1981, one of his first literary guests was Edmund Morris, the Pulit ... [ more ]

  • Sleeping with the Devil: How Washington Sold Our Soul For Saudi Crude

    Sleeping with the Devil: How Washington Sold Our Soul For Saudi Crude

    Genre: Politics,Middle East,History,Political Science
    Author: Robert Baer
    Duration: 09:00:00

    Saudi Arabia is more and more an irrational state—a place that spawns global terrorism even as it succumbs to an ancient and deeply seated isolationism, a kingdom led by a royal family that can’t get out of the way of its own greed. Is this the fulcrum we want the global economy to balance on?” ... [ more ]

  • Declaration of Independence and The Constitution of the United States

    Declaration of Independence and The Constitution of the United States

    Genre: History,Politics,United States,History,Politics,United States
    Author: Various Artists
    Duration: 00:48:48

    The two most treasured documents of American freedom together on one audiobook. We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal... Drafted by Thomas Jefferson in 1776 as an act of rebellion, The Declaration of Independence powerfully expresses the political principles ... [ more ]

  • Way Things Ought to Be

    Way Things Ought to Be

    Genre: Biographies,NonFiction,Political,Memoir,Politics,Environment
    Author: Rush Limbaugh
    Duration: 02:25:00

    Rush Limbaugh is a way of life for over twelve million avid and devoted listeners. For three hours every day this comic conservative of the airwaves with talent on loan from God entertains, provokes and persuades friend sand enemies alike in a no-holds-barred show that is one of the biggest draws in ... [ more ]

  • Marching Toward Hell

    Marching Toward Hell

    Genre: NonFiction,Politics
    Author: Michael Scheuer
    Duration: 06:32:00

    When Michael Scheuer first questioned the goals of the Iraq War in his 2004 bestseller Imperial Hubris, policymakers and ordinary citizens alike stood up and took notice. Now, Scheuer offers a scathing and frightening look at how the Iraq War has been a huge setback to America's War on Terror, makin ... [ more ]

  • Compassion Versus Guilt and Other Essays

    Compassion Versus Guilt and Other Essays

    Genre: Literature,Politics,Essays and Anthologies,Lectures,World Affairs
    Author: Thomas Sowell
    Duration: 06:25:00

    Sowell's essays paint some hard truths, which are backed by his brilliant scholarship. He discusses many of the extraordinary ideas that preoccupy the liberal political agenda, exposing their flaws and submitting them to reprimand. He lays bare the errors of such phenomena as affirmative action ... [ more ]

  • George Washington on Leadership

    George Washington on Leadership

    Genre: History,Politics,North American,United States
    Author: Richard Brookhiser
    Duration: 08:12:00

    George Washington on Leadership is a textbook look at Washington's three spectacularly successful careers as an executive: general, president, and tycoon. ... [ more ]

  • Big Girls Don't Cry: The Election that Changed Everything for American Women

    Big Girls Don't Cry: The Election that Changed Everything for American Women

    Genre: Politics,North American
    Author: Rebecca Traister
    Duration: 11:56:00

    Salon.com reporter Rebecca Traister provides a social commentary on how the 2008 presidential election brought issues concerning women, power, sexism, and feminism to the fore. ... [ more ]

  • Descent into Chaos

    Descent into Chaos

    Genre: NonFiction,Politics
    Author: Ahmed Rashid
    Duration: 19:14:00

    Ahmed Rashid is the voice of reason amid the chaos of Central Asia today. His unique knowledge of this complex, war-torn region gives him a panoramic vision and grasp of nuance that no Western writer can emulate. In Descent Into Chaos, Rashid reviews the regional conditions since 9/11 and the catast ... [ more ]

  • Leading From Behind: The Reluctant President and the Advisors Who Decide for Him

    Leading From Behind: The Reluctant President and the Advisors Who Decide for Him

    Genre: Politics,United States
    Author: Richard Miniter
    Duration: 09:19:00

    Barack Obama has never been fully vetted until now. In Leading from Behind, New York Times bestselling investigative journalist Richard Miniter presents the first book to explore President Obama's abilities as a leader, by unearthing new details of his biggest successes and failures. Based ... [ more ]

  • One Man Against the World: The Tragedy of Richard Nixon

    One Man Against the World: The Tragedy of Richard Nixon

    Genre: Politics,United States
    Author: Tim Weiner
    Duration: 13:00:00

    Based largely on documents declassified only in the last few years, One Man Against the World paints a devastating portrait of a tortured yet brilliant man who led the country largely according to a deep-seated insecurity and distrust of not only his cabinet and congress, but the American population ... [ more ]