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  • Robert Ludlum's (TM) The Janson Command

    Robert Ludlum's (TM) The Janson Command

    Genre: Fiction,Thriller,Politics,Action & Adventure
    Author: Paul Garrison
    Duration: 10:31:00

    Paul Janson, a character first featured in Robert Ludlum's bestselling novel The Janson Directive, has a new goal: save the world, one operative, one mission, one redemption at a time. Reformed from his days of covert-operations, Paul Janson has set a new mission for himself. Working in partnership ... [ more ]

  • The Prince (Version 4)

    The Prince (Version 4)

    Genre: History,Politics,World,Political Science
    Author: Niccolo Machiavelli
    Duration: 03:16:57

    This book is a five hundred year old manual for how to run a kingdom or principality. Written in 1513 but not published until 1532, The Prince generated controversy even before it got into print. Unlike the many previous how-to mamuals for new rulers, The Prince only judged actions by their effectiv ... [ more ]

  • Anti-Federalist Papers

    Anti-Federalist Papers

    Genre: Politics,History
    Author: Patrick Henry
    Duration: 19:55:00

    During the period of debate over the ratification of the Constitution, numerous independent local speeches and articles were published all across the country. Initially, many of the articles in opposition were written under pseudonyms, such as “Brutus”, “Centinel”, and “Federal Farmer”. Eventually, ... [ more ]

  • Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil

    Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil

    Genre: History,NonFiction,Philosophy,World,Middle East,Politics
    Author: Hannah Arendt
    Duration: 11:23:00

    Hannah Arendt's authoritative report on the trial of Nazi leader Adolf Eichmann is a classic examination of evil from one of the great philosophers of the twentieth century. ... [ more ]

  • Devil's Chessboard: Allen Dulles, the CIA, and the Rise of America's Secret Government

    Devil's Chessboard: Allen Dulles, the CIA, and the Rise of America's Secret Government

    Genre: Politics,North American,History
    Author: David Talbot
    Duration: 25:15:00

    An explosive, headline-making portrait of Allen Dulles, the man who transformed the CIA into the most powerful—and secretive—colossus in Washington, from the founder of Salon.com and author of the New York Times bestseller Brothers. America’s greatest untold story: the United States’ rise to wo ... [ more ]

  • Guests of the Ayatollah

    Guests of the Ayatollah

    Genre: History,Politics,North American,Military,History,United States
    Author: Mark Bowden
    Duration: 09:59:00

    November 4, 1979. A group of radical Islamist students, inspired by revolutionary Iranian leader Ayatollah Khomeini, storm the U.S. embassy in Tehran, take fifty-three Americans hostage and keep them captive for 444 days. GUESTS OF THE AYATOLLAH tells the complete story of the Iran hostage crisis, A ... [ more ]

  • Terror Years: From al-Qaeda to the Islamic State

    Terror Years: From al-Qaeda to the Islamic State

    Genre: History,Politics,Middle East,Military,Current Affairs,History,Politics,Middle East,Military,Current Affairs
    Author: Lawrence Wright
    Duration: 17:26:06

    With the Pulitzer Prize–winning The Looming Tower, Lawrence Wright became generally acknowledged as one of our major journalists writing on terrorism in the Middle East. Here, in ten powerful pieces first published in The New Yorker, he recalls the path that terror in the Middle East has taken, from ... [ more ]

  • Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism

    Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism

    Genre: Politics,History
    Author: Naomi Klein
    Duration: 09:05:00

    In her ground-breaking reporting Naomi Klein introduced the term disaster capitalism. Whether covering Baghdad after the U.S. occupation, Sri Lanka in the wake of the tsunami, or New Orleans post-Katrina, she witnessed something remarkably similar. People still reeling from catastrophe were being hi ... [ more ]

  • Broke: The Plan to Restore Our Trust, Truth and Treasure

    Broke: The Plan to Restore Our Trust, Truth and Treasure

    Genre: Politics,Current Affairs,United States,Politics,Current Affairs,United States
    Author: Glenn Beck, Kevin Balfe
    Duration: 09:08:00

    THE FACTS. THE FUTURE. THE FIGHT TO FIX AMERICA, BEFORE IT'S TOO LATE. In the words of Harvard economist Niall Ferguson, the United States is an empire on the edge of chaos. Why? Glenn Beck thinks the answer is pretty simple: Because we've turned our backs on the Constitution. ... [ more ]

  • Latino Wave

    Latino Wave

    Genre: Biographies,Politics,Political,Lectures,World Affairs
    Author: Jorge del Rayo Ramos
    Duration: 03:27:00

    From bestselling author and Emmy' Award-winning journalist Jorge Ramos comes a pivotal new book that explores the current andfuture power of the Latino vote in American politics. The face of the American voter is about to change -- dramatically. With the growth of the number of Latinos in ... [ more ]

  • Tied Up in Knots: How Getting What We Wanted Made Women Miserable

    Tied Up in Knots: How Getting What We Wanted Made Women Miserable

    Genre: Politics,Political Science
    Author: Andrea Tantaros
    Duration: 08:31:12

    Fifty years after Betty Friedan unveiled The Feminine Mystique, relations between men and women in America have never been more dysfunctional. If women are more liberated than ever before, why aren't they happier? In this shocking, funny, and bluntly honest tour of today's gender discontents, Andrea ... [ more ]

  • All the Truth Is Out: The Week Politics Went Tabloid

    All the Truth Is Out: The Week Politics Went Tabloid

    Genre: Politics,Political Science
    Author: Matt Bai
    Duration: 09:41:00

    The former chief political correspondent for The New York Times Magazine brilliantly revisits the Gary Hart affair and looks at how it changed forever the intersection of American media and politics. In 1987, Gary Hart-articulate, dashing, refreshingly progressive-seemed a shoo-in for the Democ ... [ more ]

  • Brothers: The Road to an American Tragedy

    Brothers: The Road to an American Tragedy

    Genre: Politics,United States,Political Science
    Author: Masha Gessen
    Duration: 09:45:00

    An important story for our era: How the American Dream went wrong for two immigrants, and the nightmare that resulted. On April 15, 2013, two homemade bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston marathon, killing three people and wounding more than 264 others. In the ensuing manhunt, Tame ... [ more ]

  • Shame of the Nation

    Shame of the Nation

    Genre: Politics,North American,History,Current Affairs
    Author: Jonathan Kozol
    Duration: 05:39:00

    The nation needs to be confronted with the crime that we're committing and the promises we are betraying. This is a book about betrayal of the young, who have no power to defend themselves. It is not intended to make readers comfortable. Over the past several years, Jonathan Kozol has visited nearl ... [ more ]

  • McMafia

    McMafia

    Genre: Politics
    Author: Misha Glenny
    Duration: 10:00:00

    With the collapse of the Soviet Union, the fall of the Berlin Wall, and the deregulation of international financial markets in 1989, governments and entrepreneurs alike became intoxicated by forecasts of limitless expansion into newly open markets. No one would foresee that the greatest success stor ... [ more ]

  • Right Is Wrong: How the Lunatic Fringe Hijacked America, Shredded the Constitution, and Made Us All Less Safe (and What You Need to Know to end the madness)

    Right Is Wrong: How the Lunatic Fringe Hijacked America, Shredded the Constitution, and Made Us All Less Safe (and What You Need to Know to end the madness)

    Genre: Politics,Current Affairs,United States
    Author: Arianna Huffington
    Duration: 06:26:00

    With her trademark passion, intelligence, and devastating wit, Huffington Post editor in chief Arianna Huffington tackles the issues that are crucial to this year's presidential election and, even more so, to the fate of the country. Huffington makes the case that America has been hijacked from ... [ more ]

  • Promises To Keep

    Promises To Keep

    Genre: Politics
    Author: Joe Biden
    Duration: 15:35:00

    Nearly forty years after I first got involved, I remain captivated by the possibilities of politics and public service. In fact, I believe that my chosen profession is a noble calling. That's why I wanted to be a part of it. –Joe Biden As a United States senator from Delaware since 1973 ... [ more ]

  • War at the Wall Street Journal: Inside the Struggle to Control an American Business Empire

    War at the Wall Street Journal: Inside the Struggle to Control an American Business Empire

    Genre: NonFiction,Law,Politics
    Author: Sarah Ellison
    Duration: 09:38:00

    Set in the highest echelon of the media, this saga of an American institution under siege is a bonfire of barbarians and boldface names. ... [ more ]

  • Cobra II

    Cobra II

    Genre: Politics,Political Science,Politics,Political Science
    Author: Michael R. Gordon, Bernard E. Trainor
    Duration: 25:15:00

    Informed by unparalleled access to still–secret documents, interviews with top field commanders, and a review of the military’s own internal after–action reports, Cobra II is the definitive chronicle of America’s invasion and occupation of Iraq—a conflict that could not be lost but one that the Unit ... [ more ]

  • Guilty

    Guilty

    Genre: Politics
    Author: Ann Coulter
    Duration: 10:29:00

    Ann Coulter's many dedicated fans are eagerly anticipating this all new, completely original audiobook, which follows her 6th bestseller, If Democrats Had Any Brains, They'd All Be Republicans. Not one to shy away from controversy, Ann Coulter once again brings her no-holds-barred approach to the cu ... [ more ]