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XI: A Study in Power: A Study in Power Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781785788086
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Published: Icon Books - July 19th, 2022

A timely political primer on Xi Jinping by acclaimed author and academic, Professor Kerry Brown


Red Valkyries: Feminist Lessons From Five Revolutionary Women Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781839766602
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Published: Verso - July 12th, 2022

The overlooked revolutionary women of Eastern Europe and their contribution to socialist feminist history, from the author of Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism.


The Man I Knew: The Amazing Story of George H. W. Bush's Post-Presidency Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781538735312
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Published: Twelve - June 7th, 2022

A heartfelt portrait of President George H.W. Bush—and his post-presidential life—by a confidante who knew him well.
 
As chief of staff, Jean Becker had a ringside seat to the never-boring story of George Herbert Walker Bush's life post-presidency.


Conspiracy to Riot: The Life and Times of One of the Chicago 7 Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781953368225
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Published: Belt Publishing - July 26th, 2022

A memoir of a life in activism by one of the original defendants in the Trial of the Chicago 7, subject of the 2020 Oscar-nominated Aaron Sorkin film of the same name.


Eye on the World: A Life in International Service Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9781640124035
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Published: Potomac Books - July 1st, 2022

Eye on the World is the autobiography of diplomat Anthony C. E. Quainton, the story of a long and varied life lived in eleven countries on six continents.


House on Fire: Fighting for Democracy in the Age of Political Arson Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781538722596
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Published: Twelve - August 30th, 2022

Congressman David Cicilline offers his provocative takes on Republicans, Democrats, and the world of politics in the wake of Donald Trump. 

The rioters were still in the Capitol, shattering the door to the House Chamber and bellowing “Hang Mike Pence,” when David Cicilline, safely locked inside his office, began writing the articles of impeachment that would lea


A Revolutionary for Our Time: The Walter Rodney Story Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9781642595819
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Published: Haymarket Books - April 5th, 2022

Walter Rodney was a scholar, working class militant, and revolutionary from Guyana. Strongly influenced by Marxist ideas, he remains central to radical Pan-Africanist thought for large numbers of activists' today. Rodney lived through the failed -though immensely hopeful -socialist experiments in the 1960s and 1970s, in Tanzania and elsewhere.


Persist Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250839336
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Published: Metropolitan Books - May 3rd, 2022

A New York Times Bestseller

“Part memoir, part political manifesto, this call to arms by the Massachusetts senator draws on pivotal moments from her life to make the case for personal perseverance and progressive policy goals . . . Moving.”
—The New York Times Book Review


Beautiful Things: A Memoir Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781982151126
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Published: Gallery Books - May 31st, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“I come from a family forged by tragedies and bound by a remarkable, unbreakable love,” Hunter Biden writes in this deeply moving and “unflinchingly honest” (Entertainment Weekly) memoir of addiction, loss, and survival.

When he was two years old, Hunter Biden was badly injured in a car accident tha


Yippie Girl: Exploits in Protest and Defeating the FBI Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781953103185
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Published: Three Rooms Press - May 3rd, 2022

"A welcome addition to the literature of radical activism." --Kirkus Reviews "A fun read and a valuable political document, long overdue." --Counterpunch


Fierce and Fearless: Patsy Takemoto Mink, First Woman of Color in Congress Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781479831920
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Published: New York University Press - May 3rd, 2022

The first biography of trailblazing legislator Patsy Takemoto Mink, best known as the legislative champion of Title IX


From the Hood to the Holler: A Story of Separate Worlds, Shared Dreams, and the Fight for America's Future Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593240342
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Published: Crown - April 26th, 2022

Kentucky State Representative Charles Booker tells the improbable story of his journey from one of the poorest neighborhoods in the country to a political career forging new alliances among forgotten communities across the New South and beyond.