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The Essentials Of American Politics, Second Edition

by Benjamin Ginsberg; Theodore J Lowi; Margaret Weir; Editor-Robert J Spitzer

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A Godly Hero

A Godly Hero

by Kazin, Michael

MICHAEL KAZIN is professor of history at Georgetown University. The author of three previous books about American history--America Divided, The Populist Persuasion, and Barons of Labor-he is a frequent contributor to The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Nation, and The American Prospect and the recipient of fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Woodrow Wilson Center, and the Fulbright Scholar Program. He lives in Chevy Chase, Maryland.
Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them A Fair and Balanced Look at the Right

Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them A Fair and Balanced Look at the Right

by Al Franken

Binding is tight and square, pages are clean and unmarked. Book is in gently read condition.
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$9.95
St. George and the Godfather

St. George and the Godfather

by Mailer, Norman

Signet, New York, 1972. Second Printing. Paperback. Very Good/N/A. red titles spine; "Norman Mailer presents himself once more as a witness of our times-inside the conventions, 1972, he eyes the candidates with skyrocket brilliance, smells their aura, feels around their crowds, and sniffs the general ambiance. Through potent description, philosophic genius, humor and compassion, great reporting becomes an art as Norman Mailer, with exquisite cunning and precision, exposes the forces that... Read more
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£6.00
Obama and Twenty-First-Century Politics. A Revolutionary Movement in the USA

Obama and Twenty-First-Century Politics. A Revolutionary Movement in the USA

by Campbell, Horace G

London: Pluto Press. 2010. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. 319 pages . Reprint. Softcover.
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AU$13.00
Hard Choices

Hard Choices

by CLINTON, Hillary

New York: Simon and Schuster, 2014. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. Octavo, 635pp., illustrated. A fine, crisp copy in like dust jacket. SIGNED by Clinton (as just "Hillary:) on the publisher's tipped-in leaf. Nice, fresh copy.
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$50.00
In Our Time America from World War II to Nixon

In Our Time America from World War II to Nixon

by Hodgson, Godfrey

London: Macmillan. 1977. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 564 pages . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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AU$15.00
FDR  An Intimate History

FDR An Intimate History

by Miller, Nathan

Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1983. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 563 pages. The first one-volume biography of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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AU$35.00
Political Parties and Party Problems in the United States: A Sketch of American Party History and of the Development and Operations of Party Machinery, Together with a Consideration of Certain Party Problems in their Relations to Political Morality

Political Parties and Party Problems in the United States: A Sketch of American Party History and of the Development and Operations of Party Machinery, Together with a Consideration of Certain Party Problems in their Relations to Political Morality

by WOODBURN, James Albert

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1924. Third Edition, revised. Hardcover. Very good +/very good +. Octavo, 542pp., plus advertisements. One foldout chart, in fine condition. A nice, crisp, clean, copy, very good or better in a very good or better dust jacket with a crease and small tear on the front panel. A nice example.
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$45.00
American Journeys

American Journeys

by Watson, Don

North Sydney: Knopf/Random House. 2008. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Red Ribbon Marker. 332 pages. Don Watson investigates the meaning of the United States, its confidence, its religion, its heroes, its violence, its material obsessions and its stupefying contradictions. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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AU$20.00
American Government and Politics

American Government and Politics

by Potter, Allen Meyers

Faber & Faber, London, 1955. First Paperback Edition. Paperback. Near Fine/N/A. white titles spine; "after a brief account of the framing of the Constitution, of the ideas which lay behind it and of how those ideas have been changed and modified by the shifting currents of history and politics, Mr. Potter gives a full and lively explanation of the position today. Through the complex and sometimes bewildering maze of constitutional theory and practice, of the relationship between President,... Read more
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£5.00
History and National Life

History and National Life

by Peter Mandler

**VERY Detailed Pictures are provided to assist you in making an informed, confident purchase**Synopsis: At a time when everyone is talking of the new popularity of history - this book takes a longer-term view of the question, why do we care about it? Peter Mandler starts by reminding us of the nationalist origins of a truly popular interest in history in the nineteenth century. In Britain, history reached out for the first time to a larger constituency by putting the 'Anglo-Saxon' people at the... Read more
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$175.00
RIGHT AND THE POWER The Prosecution of Watergate

RIGHT AND THE POWER The Prosecution of Watergate

by Jaworski, Leon

New York NY: Reader's Digest/Gulf Publishing. 1976. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. 0872017923 . Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. Previous owner's name blacked out; 305 pages .
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$10.00
The Dark Side. The inside story of how the war on terror turned into a war on American ideals.

The Dark Side. The inside story of how the war on terror turned into a war on American ideals.

by Mayer, Jane

New York: Doubleday. 2008. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Remainder mark to bottom-edge. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 392 pages . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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AU$18.00
CARP'S WASHINGTON

CARP'S WASHINGTON

by Carpenter, Frank G.; Arranged & Edited by Frances Carpenter, Introduction by Cleveland Amory

New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co., 1960. First Edition, Stated. Hardcover. Very good/good +. [xvi], [316p.] Jacket rubbed with chips and tears to edges. "A spirited account of certain somewhat scandalous goings-on in the city of Presidents Arthur and Cleveland, with unrestrained comment on the curiosities, characters & cranks of Capitol Hill" by the Washington DC correspondent for the Cleveland Leader during the 1880s. Jacket design by H. Lawrence Hoffman. (8-5/8"x5-3/4")
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$19.00
America (The Book): A Citizen's Guide to Democracy Inaction

America (The Book): A Citizen's Guide to Democracy Inaction

by Stewart, Jon; The Writers of The Daily Show

First Printing. Pictorial boards have sharp corners, binding is tight and square, and pages are clean and unmarked. Book is in gently read condition.
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$29.95
Joe McCarthy and the Press

Joe McCarthy and the Press

by Bayley, Edwin R

New York: Pantheon Books. 1981. Good + condition. Front cover creased. Pages beginning to tan at edges. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 270 pages. . Trade Paperback.
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AU$10.00
Thomas Jefferson and American Democracy

Thomas Jefferson and American Democracy

by Beloff, Max

Pelican / Penguin Books, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, 1972. First Paperback Edition. Paperback. Very Good/N/A. black titles spine; "Thomas Jefferson contributed more than any other thinker and statesman to shaping the ideals and political techniques of modern America. He was a participant in every important development in American affairs between the Declaration of Independence and the Momoe Doctrine. His dramatic confllct with Alexander Hamilton prefigured many vital issues of later... Read more
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£6.00
The Double-Edged Sword How Character Makes and Ruins Presidents, from Washington to Clinton

The Double-Edged Sword How Character Makes and Ruins Presidents, from Washington to Clinton

by Shogan, Robert

Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press. 1999. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 284 pages. . Reprint. Hardback.
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AU$30.00
Franklin D. Roosevelt: Selected Speeches, Messages, Press Conferences, and Letters (The  Roosevelt Reader)

Franklin D. Roosevelt: Selected Speeches, Messages, Press Conferences, and Letters (The Roosevelt Reader)

by Rauch, Basil (editor)

Holt, Reinehart and Winston, New York, 1964. Third Printing. Paperback. Near Fine/N/A. black titles spine; "Franklin D. Roosevelt foresaw the likelihood of depression before Herbert Hoover entered the White House. He knew the American habit well enough to expect that it would require collapse of the economic boom before voters would listen to reform. He also foresaw the danger to the United States of a second world war before the isolationist majority in Congress and the country would believe... Read more
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£6.00
THE CARTER PRESIDENCY AND BEYOND Power and Politics in the 1980s

THE CARTER PRESIDENCY AND BEYOND Power and Politics in the 1980s

by Shoup, Laurence H

Palo Alto, California: Ramperts Press. 1980. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ hs been mildly damp affected resulting in some rippling. No where else impacted. 319 pages. An incisive analysis of the structures of power that are the real government of the USA. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition. Hardcover.
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AU$18.00
A Short History of Presidential Elections

A Short History of Presidential Elections

by Roseboom, Eugene

Collier Books, New York, 1967. First Paperback Edition. Paperback. Very Good/N/A. white titles spine; "No single event in America's history expresses the drama of democracy more fully than the quadrennial battle for the Presidency. In this book the issues, the contenders, the victories and defeats form a concise but highly readable political history of the United States. Invaluable as a reference work for citizen and student, the book covers each of the forty-five elections from George... Read more
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£6.00
Robert Kennedy and His Times

Robert Kennedy and His Times

by SCHLESINGER, Arthur M., Jr

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good/near fine. Octavo, 1066pp. A crisp, square copy of this huge tome; very good. Foxing to the top and fore-edge, bookplate affixed to the front paste-down (concealed by the jacket flap). In a near fine dust jacket, clean, with some gentle sunning and creasing to the spine.
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$25.00
The Money Question During Reconstruction

The Money Question During Reconstruction

by Nugent, Walter T. K

W. W. Norton & Co, New York, 1967. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good/N/A. white titles spine; "Gold, silver, or greenbacks? For three decades after the Civil War the American people were baffled, irritated, and divided by a great debate over the recondite question of money. The end of slavery; reconstruction in the South; the unrest of farmers, workers, and city dwellers; the mushrooming of industrial enterprise; the new immigration: these great problems of the postwar era failed to... Read more
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£6.00
Wilderness Writings

Wilderness Writings

by Theodore Roosevelt; Paul D. Schullery (Editor)

New: Unread, bright pages and tight binding. Theodore Roosevelt, the twenty-sixth president of the United States, was not only the most famous hunter of his generation of Americans, he was among its best informed and popular outdoor writers. Edmund Heller, the well-known Smithsonian biologist who accompanied Roosevelt on the famous African expedition, said that the former president was the world's foremost authority on large mammals. He was also an avid bibliophile, and had what may have been the... Read more
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$35.00
Cincinnatus: George Washington and the Enlightenment

Cincinnatus: George Washington and the Enlightenment

by Gary Wills

NEW: Unread, Bright Pages, Tight Binding. DJ shows some shelf wear and age discoloration on inside edge of DJ (please view photos). "Gary Wills has made George Washington interesting again. By investigating the interest Washington's contemporaries had in him, and by playing that interest off against some of the perennial problems of political morality and the uses of power, Wills gives us a fresh perspective on our first President. [He] shows how Washington solved the problem of charismatic... Read more
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$65.00