Biography & Autobiography Books - Political - Page 3

Hitler’s Girl: The British Aristocracy and the Third Reich on the Eve of WWII Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780062936738
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Published: Harper - August 23rd, 2022

A timely, riveting book that presents for the first time an alternative history of 1930s Britain, revealing how prominent fascist sympathizers nearly succeeded in overturning British democracy—using the past as a road map to navigate the complexities of today’s turn toward authoritarianism.


Give Me Liberty: The True Story of Oswaldo Payá and his Daring Quest for a Free Cuba Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781982191191
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Published: Simon & Schuster - June 21st, 2022

From the Pulitzer Prize–winning Washington Post reporter David E.


Not My First Rodeo: Lessons from the Heartland Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781538707050
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Published: Twelve - June 28th, 2022

South Dakota governor Kristi Noem tells her rough and tumble story of growing up on a ranch, and how a blessed life of true grit taught her how to lead.

“We don’t complain about things, Kristi.


Electable: Why America Hasn't Put a Woman in the White House . . . Yet Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780063058637
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Published: Dey Street Books - August 23rd, 2022

A fearless deep dive into the 2020 election from former MSNBC “Road Warrior” and now NBC Capitol Hill correspondent Ali Vitali, who covered the campaign trail every step of the way—investigating the gendered double standards placed on women presidential candidates of that cycle and those who came before, and what it will take for a woman to finally break the glass ceil


The Last American Hero: The Remarkable Life of John Glenn Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781641605960
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Published: Chicago Review Press - July 5th, 2022

On February 20, 1962, John Glenn became a national star. That morning at Cape Canaveral, a small-town boy from Ohio took his place atop a rocket and soared into orbit to score a victory in the heavily contested Cold War. The television images were blurry black-and-white phantoms.


Burn the Page: A True Story of Torching Doubts, Blazing Trails, and Igniting Change Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593296554
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Published: Viking - April 26th, 2022

An inspirational memoir-meets-manifesto by Danica Roem, the nation's first openly trans person elected to US state legislature


The Man Who Understood Democracy: The Life of Alexis de Tocqueville Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780691173979
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Published: Princeton University Press - May 3rd, 2022

A definitive biography of the French aristocrat who became one of democracy's greatest champions


The Dancer and the Devil: Stalin, Pavlova, and the Road to the Great Pandemic Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781684512546
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Published: Regnery History - April 26th, 2022

Communism must kill what it cannot control. So for a century, it has killed artists, writers, musicians, and even dancers. It kills them secretly, using bioweapons and poison to escape accountability. Among its victims was Anna Pavlova, history’s greatest dancer, who was said to have God-given wings and feet that never touched the ground. But she defied Stalin, and for that she had to die.


The Fighting Soul: On the Road with Bernie Sanders Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781631498794
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Published: Liveright - April 26th, 2022

An unparalleled and intimate account of Bernie Sanders from one of his most trusted confidants.

Bernie Sanders inspires fervent love and, even among his enemies, a measure of grudging respect—yet, curiously, we know little about who the man really is, with Sanders deliberately keeping the focus on his policies.


Jill: A Biography of the First Lady Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316377508
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - April 19th, 2022

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The personal and political life of First Lady Dr. Jill Biden

Dr. Jill Biden has been described as President Joe Biden’s greatest political asset. Like many women of her generation, she holds her commitments as wife, mother and grandmother at the center of her life.


Smahtguy: The Life and Times of Barney Frank Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781250191588
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Published: Metropolitan Books - May 3rd, 2022

Eric Orner, the acclaimed cartoonist of one of the country’s most popular and longest-running gay comic strips, The Mostly Unfabulous Social Life of Ethan Green, presents his debut graphic novel—a dazzling, irreverent biography of the iconic and iconoclastic Barney Frank, one of the first gay and out congressmen and a front-line defender of civil rights.


The Partnership: George Marshall, Henry Stimson, and the Extraordinary Collaboration That Won World War II Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9780811770941
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Published: Stackpole Books - April 15th, 2022