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Political Leadership: Stories of Power and Politics from Literature and Life.

by Coles, Robert; Ryan Smerek

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2005
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9780812971705
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New York Modern Library, 2005, paperback. Selection of writings on and by Dostoevsky, Erik Erikson, Nadine Gordimer, Robert F. Kennedy, etc. -- Softcover. Condition: very good (owner note on blank page). ISBN 0812971701
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Brooklyn Verso, 2016, paperback. Anthology of short comments, global, ancient to current. -- Softcover. Condition: near fine. ISBN 9781784786175
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The Tragedy of Empire (Social Science Handbook, number 3).

by Nearing, Scott

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Published
1945
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New York Island Press, 1945, paperback. Softcover, 168 pages. Condition: very good (spine lightly sunned).
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Science and Government.

by Snow, C. P.

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Published
1961
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Cambridge MA Harvard University Press, 1961, hardcover. Book Club Edition. -- "How can we make use of scientists in government with the greatest effect and the least risk?" Study of two Englishmen. Laid in is a news clip referring to the author as "a chronicler of boffins." -- Hardcover. Condition: very good (faint discoloration to endsheets; owner name)… Read more
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New York Harcourt Brace World, 1966, paperback. Topics include: the McCarthy years, Cold War, the "Negro liberation movement," student rebellion, etc. -- Softcover. Condition: very good (owner name).
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New York Praeger, 1959, hardcover. Hungary in the decade after the Second World War, focused on Communist Party control of writers, painters, and composers. First-hand stories, one example is Soviet film director Pudovkin and Stalin-required revisions to a film. -- Hardcover. Condition: very good (cover edges lightly sunned) with very good dust jacket (edgewear).
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Liberalism, The Life of an Idea.

by Fawcett, Edmund

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Published
2015
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9780691168395
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Princeton Princeton University Press, 2015, paperback. With new preface by the author. Softcover. Condition: near fine. ISBN 9780691168395
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Philadelphia American Academy of Political and Social Science, 1946, hardcover. Edited by Gordon W. Allport in 1946. -- Hardcover, 240 pages. Condition: very good, no dust jacket. -- Articles include "The Unfinished Business of American Democracy," "Army Policies Toward Negro Soldiers," organized religion, radio, motion pictures, psychodynamic factors, etc. -- *Excellent snapshot of prejudices just after World War… Read more
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New York Macmillan, 1924, paperback. 13th pririnting 1942, with the following changes: Cover: A Short History of the American Labor Movement, Mary Beard. The Workers' Bookshelf, Volume V. [The Workers' Bookshelf was a Marxist periodical]. -- Softcover, ex-library copy with pocket, discard stamps. Condition: fair-only (spine paper is half missing, title written in white ink; corner small stain and… Read more
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At the Rendezvous of Victory; Selected Writings.

by James, C. L. R.

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Published
1984
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9780850314045
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London Allison Busby, 1984, paperback. The author produced influencial political writings about the West Indies, America, Africa. The Times called him "the black Plato of our generation" -- Softcover. Condition: very good (cover edges rubbed; page margins tanned). ISBN 0850314046
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Nuclear Stakes: Race to the finish.

by Murphy, Dervla

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Published
1982
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First Edition
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9780899191058
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New Haven Ticknor & Fields, 1982, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition in U.S., First Printing. Hardcover. Condition: near fine with bright, very good dust jacket (a little wear at spine crown). -- The Irish author's study of the nuclear arms race 1980s; she is best known for her travel writings. ISBN 0899191053
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The Meaning of Marxism.

by Hallas, Duncan

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Published
1974
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9780902818064
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London Pluto Press, 1974, paperback. Softcover, 45 pages. Condition: very good. ISBN 0902818066
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Chicago Heritage Foundation, 1952, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing. Correlation and captions by John M. Pratt. Introduction by Norman Vincent Peale. Includes photos. Gift bookplate from: Miller Fluid Power Company. -- Hardcover. Condition: very good, with very good minus dust jacket (light wear).
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The Struggle for Workers' Power!

by International Socialists

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Published
1975
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Highland Park MI Sun Press, 1975, paperback. Softcover, 24 pages. Condition: very good (ink note and soil on rear cover).
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The Meaning of Marxism, A Study Guide.

by Kuper, Richard

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Published
1972
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9780902818187
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London Pluto Press, 1972, paperback. Softcover, 29 pages. Condition: very good. ISBN 090281818X
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Issawi's Laws of Social Motion.

by Issawi, Charles; David Pascal

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Published
1991
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9780878500741
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Princeton NJ Darwin Press, 1991, hardcover. Enlarged edition 1991 with 11 new cartoons by David Pascal, many others illustrate this collection of humorous aphorisms, created by Issawi, the renowned economist and Middle East scholar. SIGNED by the author [name] "with affection." -- Hardcover. Condition: near fine, with near fine dust jacket (spine lightly sunned). ISBN 087850074X
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The Study of Totalitarianism; An Inductive Approach: A Guide for Teachers.

by Mehlinger, Howard D.

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Published
1965
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Washington DC National Council for Social Studies, 1965, paperback. Bulletin no. 37. "What makes Totalitarianism so effective is its ability to capitalize on democratic slogans." -- Softcover. Condition: very good (light wear).
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Man and the State: Modern Political Ideas.

by Ebenstein, William

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Published
1947
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New York Rinehart, 1947, hardcover. Second printing. Anthology of classic writings (Thomas Jefferson, Rousseau, Simon Bolivar, Hitler, many more) edited by Ebenstein. -- Hardcover, 781 pages. Condition: very good minus (binding is tight and pages clean; cover spine tanned, corners bumped; no jacket).
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Beware the Dither Bird.

by Plante, Russell H.

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Published
2019
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9781634950145
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Florida Whimsical Publications, 2019, paperback. Fiction, based on current events with a plea to heed failing policies and a changing world. SIGNED by the author. -- Softcover. Condition: near fine. ISBN 9781634950145
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The American Government Today.

by Haskin, Frederic J.

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Published
1935
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New York Grosset & Dunlap, 1935, hardcover. An update to describe the New Deal agencies started 1932 through 1934 and their functions, as well as pre-existing departments such as State, Public Health, Post Office, etc. -- The author was respected author and journalist, president of the National Press Club 1912. -- Hardcover, endsheets have photos of Federal buildings, nice… Read more
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