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“One of the finest, most compelling accounts of what happened to corporate <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />America and Wall Street in the 1980

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Bryan Burrough,John Helyar
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The story of his first administration, told by the 34th President of the United States. Here, Dwight D.

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Dwight D. Eisenhower
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An unimpeachable classic work in political philosophy, intellectual and cultural history, and economics, The Road to Serfdom has inspired and infuriated politicians, scholars, and general readers f

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F. A. Hayek
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Profit Over People: Neoliberalism and the Global Order by Chomsky, Noam (1998)

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Mullins presents some bare facts about the Federal Reserve System with subjects on: it IS NOT a U.S.

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Eustace Mullins
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In a sweeping and vivid survey, renowned historian Bernard Lewis charts the history of the Middle East over the last 2,000 years, from the birth of Christianity through the modern era, focusing on

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Bernard Lewis
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"A colorful and gripping portrait of the three aging leaders at their historic encounter." -The Wall Street Journal For eight fateful days in 1945, three of the towering figures of the twentieth c

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S. M. Plokhy
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Filiu and David B. draw striking parallels between ancient and contemporary political history in this look at the US–Middle East conflict.

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Jean-Pierre Filiu
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When Erwin Rommel died—by forced suicide at Hitler’s command—he left behind in various ingenious hiding places the papers that recorded the story of his dramatic career and the exact details of his

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How and why did the Cold War begin? How and why did it end?

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Thomas G. Paterson
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Meyers's book is a major study in Jacksonian democracy and in the art of analyzing political communications.

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Marvin Meyers
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mike Interesting depiction of Jacksonian school of thought. While the text seemed too scholarly at times, the book offers great insight into Americanism at its time.

Night -- A terrifying account  of the Nazi death camp horror that turns a young  Jewish boy into an agonized witness to the death of  his family...the death of his innocence...and the  death of his

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Elie Wiesel
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What are the grand dynamics that drive the accumulation and distribution of capital?

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Thomas Piketty
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This is the true story of the travels and dealings of a Spaniard in the New World. Landing in Mexico as a boy in 1816, Clemente struggles to find his way.

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Steven Nelson,Don Clemente de la Cuadra
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During Prohibition (1920- 1933) it was illegal in the United States to sell, manufacture, or transport liquor. It was not illegal to buy or drink it-and America was thirsty!

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Alastair Moray
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In the folklore of Neosho County and Labette County, Kansas, Ladore is known as a wild, end-of-the-tracks town on the line of the Missouri, Kansas & Texas Railroad.

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Mr. David S. Beach
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Ladore, Kansas was a town in Neosho County, Kansas. It was known as a wild, end-of-the-track town on the Missouri, Kansas, and Texas Railroad.

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By David Beach
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It's been said that throughout every generation an hero would rise and write their legacy within the temple of memories for others to follow and look for spiritual guidance. Our destiny is the blood we share from whom have walked this earth before us and within our future lies a fate greater than we truly know but not every legacy is forgotten and it's with that we find our true destiny

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Lauren Brown
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It's been said that throughout every generation an hero would rise and write their legacy within the temple of memories for others to follow and look for spiritual guidance. Our destiny is the blood we share from whom have walked this earth before us and within our future lies a fate greater than we truly know but not every legacy is forgotten and it's with that we find our true destiny

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Lauren Brown
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With a flash of recognition, the author meets the gaze of his ancestor in a sepia-toned photo.

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Nick Douglas
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With a flash of recognition, the author meets the gaze of his ancestor in a sepia-toned photo.

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Nick Douglas
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Nick Douglas I was helping my daughter create a family tree when I fell into this story. Over the 4 years I spent researching the book I came across stories and people I could have never created or imagined....
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Esme Douglas Very detailed and interesting book!

“The Power of One has everything: suspense, the exotic, violence; mysticism, psychology and magic; schoolboy adventures, drama.”–The New York Times“Unabashedly uplifting . . .

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Bryce Courtenay
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mike Powerful writing and historical perspective on apartheid in South Africa.

From the author of the phenomenal New York Times bestseller, Confessions of an Economic Hit Man, comes an exposé of international corruption, and an inspired plan to turn the tide for future genera

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John Perkins
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mike entertaining read. while the book covered a range of events there was almost no detail in the book to be convincing to me. the structure seemed to take an event and mention common knowledge about...

An incredible publishing story—written over the course of thirty years by a highly decorated Vietnam veteran, a New York Times best seller for sixteen weeks, a National Indie Next and a USA Today b

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Karl Marlantes
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mike Amazing depiction of the daily life of a soldier in Vietnam. Definitely worth the [long] read.

“Never shall I fail my comrades. . . .

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General Stanley McChrystal
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Following in the fast-paced and entertaining footsteps of the previous three volumes, Aunt Phil’s Trunk Volume Four captures the essence of life in Alaska between 1935 and 1960.

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Laurel Downing Bill
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Aunt Phil’s Trunk Volume Three continues to entertain readers as they travel through Alaska’s history from 1912 to 1935.

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Laurel Downing Bill
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The Aunt Phil’s Trunk Alaska history series is taking Alaska by storm.

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Laurel Downing Bill
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The Aunt Phil’s Trunk Alaska history series is noted for its easy-to-read short stories and hundreds of historical photographs that complement the entertaining nonfiction writing.

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Laurel Downing Bill
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Following in the fast-paced, entertaining footsteps of the previous three volumes, Aunt Phil's Trunk: Volume 4 captures the essence of life in Alaska between 1935 and 1960.

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Phyllis Downing Carlson,Laurel Downing Bill
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