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The Crossman Diaries  Selections from the Diaries of a Cabinet Minister  1964-1970
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The Crossman Diaries Selections from the Diaries of a Cabinet Minister 1964-1970

By Crossman, Richard; Howard, Anthony

London: Magnum Books. Good+; Some reading and cover creases, sunned spine, somewhat uneven in . binding. Some foxing to inside covers, endpapers and edges of reading . block. ; Reading copy only.. 1979. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Second Printing; 768 pages; Edited and with an introduction by Anthony Howard. Crossman's diary, published posthumously, give a revealing insight into the corridors of power, which was presumably why the governmen of the day attempted to block their publication. They were also an acknowledged source for the highly successful TV comedy series Yes Minister. ; 0417026706 .

$10.84

The Prince.
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The Prince.

By Machiavelli, Niccolo

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books. Very Good; Light reading and cover creases, previous owner details to . front endpaper, inside covers edge toned. ; Nice tight copy. Cover artwork . portrait of Machiavelli by Santi di Tito.. 1988. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Penguin Classics; 160 pages; Machiavelli's classic work on statecraft outlining the requirements of a Renaissance ruler. Translated and with an Introduction by George Bull. ; 0140441077 .

$3.92

Progress, Coexistence and Intellectual Freedom
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Progress, Coexistence and Intellectual Freedom

By Sakharov, Andrei D.

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Pelican Books. Very Good-; Light reading and cover creases, some shelf and edge wear, ink . name and date to front endpaper. Some foxing to inside covers, endpapers . and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy. Cover design by Germano . Facetti. Translated from the original Russian by the New YorkTimes. . Introduction, afterword and notes by Harrison E. Salisbury. 1969. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 144 pages; Sakharov's classic essay in which he urged intellectual freedom of speech, a stop to the Cold War and increased co-operation between the Soviet Union and America, whilst rejecting what he saw as a resurgence of Stalinism. .

$4.81

Suharto's Indonesia
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Suharto's Indonesia

By McDonald, Hamish

Sydney: Fontana Collins. Very Good; Small stain to rear endpaper with associated bleed through to . later leaves. Cover protected in clear plstic sleeve. ; Nice tight flat . copy, no names inside.. 1980. First Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 288 pages; Detailled look at President Suharto's rise to power in Indonesia, the role of the army in Indonesian politics, and the take over of East Timor. ; 0006357210 .

$6.33

Victor Feather, T.U.C
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Victor Feather, T.U.C

By Silver, Eric

London: Victor Gollancz Ltd. Fair in Very Good dust jacket; Ex library copy with usual stamps and marks . inside, missing front endpaper, old blind price and date to half title, . large address label to rear cover. ; Brown cloth boards with gilt . lettering to spine. DJ in protective cover. Heavy book and priced . accordingly.. 1973. First Edition. Hardcover. Ex-Library . First Printing; 228 pages; Biography of the Trade Union leader written at the height of his power when head of the Trade Union Congress. Includes revealing insights into the struggle between the TUC and the Wilson government over Barbara Castle's In Place of Strife proposals. ; 0575013591 .

$14.78

The Dialectics of Liberation
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The Dialectics of Liberation

By Cooper, David (editor)

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Pelican Books. Very Good-; Light edge wear, blue and black tape to base of spine, ink . obscurred name to front endpaper, light foxing to inside covers and edges . of reading block.. 1971. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Third Printing; 208 pages; Collection of articles based on talks given at The Congress of the Dialectics of Liberation held in London in 1967 expressing the modern politics of dissent. ; 0140210296 .

$7.84

The Idol And The Octopus
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The Idol And The Octopus

By Mailer, Norman

New York: Dell Publishing. Good+; Some edge and shelf wear, light reading creases, slight non text . loss to fore edge of front endpaper and up to contents. ; Dell 3952. Good . reading copy, all edges green.. 1968. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 288 pages; Collection of political writings by Mailer on the Kennedy and Johnson administrations that originally appeared as magazine articles. .

$6.02

The Spaniards  A Portrait of the New Spain
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The Spaniards A Portrait of the New Spain

By Hooper, John

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books Ltd. Very Good+; Some cover creases and shelf wear. ; Nice tight flat copy, no . names or marks inside, appears unread.. 1987. Reprint. Paperback. Seventh Printing; 288 pages; An account of Spain's transition from dictatorship to democracy, following the death of Franco, and it's initial steps towards becoming a member of the European Union. ; 0140098089 .

$5.78

Death Of The Rainbow Warrior
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Death Of The Rainbow Warrior

By King, Michael

Auckland, New Zealand: Penguin Books. Very Good+; Minor shelf wear, some foxing to covers. ; Nice tight flat . copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread. Cover design by Dexter Fry.. 1986. First Edition. Paperback. First Printing; B&W Illustrations; 272 pages; The full inside story of the sensational bombing of the Greenpeace vessel the Rainbow Warrior in July 1985 which led to the biggest police investigation in New Zealand and the eventual jailing of two French secret agents. Telling for the first time the story of the "third team" the divers who actually undertook the sabotage and got clean away. ; 0140097384 .

$7.23

Northern Ireland  The Choice
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Northern Ireland The Choice

By Boyle, Kevin; Hadden, Tom

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books Ltd. Very Good+; Minor shelf wear. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks . inside, appears unread. Cover photo of Loyalist and Rublican wall murals . in Belfast.. 1994. Reprint. Paperback. First Printing; 256 pages; Detailed contemporary look at the stark choice that faced Northern Ireland in the mid 1990's in the search for a solution to the sectarian conflict. On the one hand a complete communal split between Nationalist and Unionist areas, and on the other a move towards power sharing and compromise. With always the problem of what the various paramilitaries and hardliners would accept. ; 0140235418 .

$5.78

What Is To Be Done?
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What Is To Be Done?

By Lenin, V I

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books. Very Good+; Light shelf wear. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks . inside, appears unread. Cover photo of Lenin in Geneva, c. 1900.. 1988. Reprint. Paperback. First Printing; Penguin Classics; 272 pages; A classic of Communist literature in which Lenin laid down a scheme for an undrground party aimed at overthrowing the Russian absolute monarchy. Translation by Joe Finberg and George Hanna with revisions to the translation, introduction and glossary by Robert Service. ; 0140444998 .

$7.23

The Disinherited
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The Disinherited

By Cohen, Matt

Markham, Ontario: Penguin Books. Very Good+; Light shelf wear, paper starting to tone at edges. ; Nice . tight flat copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread. Cover artwork . by Helen MacKenzie.. 1986. Reprint. Paperback. First Printing; The Salem Novels; Vol. 1; 256 pages; The first of the Salem novels, a family saga set on a farm in the fictional community of Salem, Ontario. Detailling the conflict between an older generation firmly rooted in the reality of the soil and nature with the younger one, who've exiled themselves from the land, but have become disinherited and rootless in the process. ; 0140093036 .

$7.23

The Power Lovers An Intimate Look At Politics and Marriage
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The Power Lovers An Intimate Look At Politics and Marriage

By MacPherson, Myra

New York: Ballantine Books. Very Good; Light cover creases, inside covers and endpapers lightly toned, . ink name to front endpaper. ; Nice tight flat copy. Cover design . uncredited.. 1976. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 512 pages; The inside story of lust, power and privilege in Washington politics, where the headline makers seek off-limit pleasures to escape their everyday tensions. ; 0345252454 .

$7.96

Berlin  Coming in from the Cold
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Berlin Coming in from the Cold

By Smith, Ken

London: Hamish Hamilton Ltd. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket; Minor shelf wear to unclipped DJ. ; . Back cloth boards with white lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names . or marks inside, appears unread.. 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. 8.58 X 5.59 X 1.26 inches . First Printing; Photographs and Maps; 320 pages; A fascinating eyewitness account of the crucial months in Berlin at the time of the opening of the Wall as the two parts of the city reunited after twenty-eight years of isolation. The time when the GDR ran out of ideas and the border guards ran out of instructions leaving the peple of East Berlin the chance to pour through the checkpoints, stare at the shops, and then return home with their purchases. ; 0241130727 .

$18.09

Confessions Of A Conservative
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Confessions Of A Conservative

By Wills, Garry

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books. Very Good+; Slight bump to top of spine, insde covers and endpapers . lightly toned. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names inside, appears unread. . Cover artwork by David Levine.. 1980. Reprint. Paperback. First Printing; 240 pages; Part autobiography, part political philosophy charting the author's involvement in journalism and the civil-rights, antiwar and anti-Nixon movements of the 1960s and '70s; 0140055630 .

$7.23

Political Thought From Plato To NATO
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Political Thought From Plato To NATO

By Various

London: Ariel Books. Very Good+; Minor shelf wear, some foxing to rear cover, paper starting to . tone at edges with minor foxing. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names inside, . appears unread. Cover artwork by James Wright.. 1984. Reprint. Paperback. B&W Illustrations; 224 pages; A collection of essays by various writers with an introduction by Brian Redhead, published to accompany a series of programmes on BBC Radio 4 tracing the history of political thought and the nature of the State. ; 0563210850 .

$7.23

The World's Greatest Political Scandals
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The World's Greatest Political Scandals

By Cawthorne, Nigel

London: Chancellor Press. Very Good; Light reading and cover creases, light shelf wear, light foxing . to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names . inside.. 2002. Reprint. Paperback. B&W Photographs; 192 pages; Politics and scandal have always had close links. For figures in power there is always the temptation to misuse it, and with the increase in media attention the increased liklihood of being discovered. From Watergate to Zippergate a selection of scandals that rocked the political world. ; 0753700867 .

$5.78

Ill Fares The Land:  Essays on Food, Hunger and Power
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Ill Fares The Land: Essays on Food, Hunger and Power

By George, Susan

London: Penguin Books. Very Good+; Minor cover creases, previous owner name to front endpaper. ; . Nice tight flat copy.. 1990. Revised Edition. Paperback. Trade PB . First Printing; 286 pages; Revised edition of twelve essays expanding upon the original work stripping away the illusion that there is anything natural about hunger in the modern world but rather it is due to the relationship between the poor and the powerful. ; 0140127909 .

$7.23

The House Of Commons At Work
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The House Of Commons At Work

By Taylor, Eric

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Pelican Books. Very Good; Some foxing to covers, endpapers and edges of reading block. ; . Pelican A257. Nice tight flat copy, no names inside, appears unread.. 1951. First Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; Charts & Tables; 256 pages; An account of the procedure of the House, explaining the intricate details of the daily programme, of moving motions and amendments and the mechanism of Bills, Standing Committees, and financial business. .

$5.78

How Money Is Managed The Ends and Means of Monetary Policy
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How Money Is Managed The Ends and Means of Monetary Policy

By Einzig, Paul

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Pelican. Fair; Light reading creases and edge wear, marker pen initials to inside . front cover missing front endpaper, paper starting to tone. ; Pelican A . 312. Nice tight copy.. 1954. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 368 pages; An examination of the financial, economic, social and political purposes for which governments may use their power of influencing monetary tendencies. .

$4.33

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