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av Howard ZinnHäftad, Engelska, 2008-05-01, ISBN 9780805087444
Since its landmark publication in 1980, "A People's History Of The United States" has had six new editions, sold more than 1.7 million copies, become required classroom reading throughout the U.S.A., and been turned into an acclaimed pla...210 krSkickas inom 2-5 vardagar.
av David VineInbunden, Engelska, 2015-09-01, ISBN 9781627791694
As David Vine demonstrates, the overseas bases raise geopolitical tensions and provoke widespread antipathy towards the United States. They also undermine American democratic ideals, pushing the U.S. into partnerships with dictators and perpetuati...284 krSkickas inom 2-5 vardagar.
av Nick TurseInbunden, Engelska, 2013-02-11, ISBN 9780805086911
Americans have long been taught that events such as the notorious My Lai massacre were "isolated incidents" in the Vietnam War, carried out by a few "bad apples." However, as award-winning journalist and historian Nick Turse de...247 krSkickas inom 2-5 vardagar.
av Nick TurseHäftad, Engelska, 2009-04-22, ISBN 9780805089196
"Fascinating, no matter where you place yourself on the ideological spectrum." "Wired"Now in paperback, a stunning breakdown of the modern military-industrial complex an omnipresent, hidden-in-plain-sight system of systems that...222 krSkickas inom 2-5 vardagar.
av Esther SchorInbunden, Engelska, 2016-11-08, ISBN 9780805090796
In 1887, Ludwig Lazarus Zamenhof, a Polish Jew, had the idea of putting an end to tribalism by creating a universal language, one that would be equally accessible to everyone in the world. The result was Esperanto, a utopian scheme full of the bri...262 krSkickas inom 2-5 vardagar.
Inbunden, Engelska, 2011-09-12, ISBN 9780805092059
From the nation's beginnings, the law was to be the great equalizer in American life, the guarantor of a common set of rules for all. But over the past four decades, the principle of equality before the law has been effectively abolished. Instead,...284 krSkickas inom 2-5 vardagar.
Häftad, Engelska, 2011-03-31, ISBN 9780805094220
Hailed as "brilliant" ("The Washington Post"), "Washington Rules" is Andrew J. Bacevich's bestselling challenge to the conventional wisdom that American security requires the United States (and US alone) to maintain a...159 krSkickas inom 2-5 vardagar.
Häftad, Engelska, 2011-03-31, ISBN 9780805094237
In his prophetic book "Blowback", published before 9/11, Chalmers Johnson warned that our secret operations in Iraq and elsewhere around the globe would exact a price at home. Now, in a brilliant series of essays written over the last th...159 krSkickas inom 2-5 vardagar.
av Greg GrandinInbunden, Engelska, 2014-02-17, ISBN 9780805094534
One morning in 1805, off a remote island in the South Pacific, Captain Amasa Delano, a New England seal hunter, climbed aboard a distressed Spanish ship carrying scores of West Africans he thought were slaves. They weren't. Having earlier seized c...243 krSpecialorder (osäker tillgång). Skickas inom 11-20 vardagar.
Häftad, Engelska, 2012-06-11, ISBN 9780805094886
When Shihab runs afoul of a loan shark, all avenues of salvation in Mubarak's corrupt, oppressive Egypt are closed to him but one: robbing a bank. Things go wrong: In their blow against their crumbling society, Shihab and his friend Mustafa happen...210 krSkickas inom 2-5 vardagar.
Inbunden, Engelska, 2014-09-01, ISBN 9780805096439
Perhaps no profession is so constantly discussed, regulated, and maligned by non-practitioners as teaching. The voices of the teachers themselves are conspicuously missing. Defying this trend, teacher and writer Garret Keizer takes us to school - ...225 krSkickas inom 2-5 vardagar.
Inbunden, Engelska, 2016-01-12, ISBN 9780805099553
No other Auschwitz survivor has been as literarily powerful and historically influential as Primo Levi. Yet Levi was not only a victim or a witness. In the fall of 1943, at the very start of the Italian Resistance, he was a fighter, participating ...247 krSkickas inom 2-5 vardagar.
Inbunden, Engelska, 2016-04-21, ISBN 9781627793285
After decades of off-shoring and downsizing that have left blue collar workers obsolete and stranded, the United States is now on the verge of an industrial renaissance. But there isn't a labour pool skilled enough to fill the positions that will ...233 krSkickas inom 2-5 vardagar.
av Riad SattoufInbunden, Engelska, 2015-11-01, ISBN 9781627793445
ln striking, virtuoso graphic style that captures both the immediacy of childhood and the fervour of political idealism, Riad Sattouf recounts his nomadic childhood growing up in rural France, Gaddafi's Libya, and Assad's Syria - but always under ...218 krSkickas inom 2-5 vardagar.
av Greg GrandinInbunden, Engelska, 2016-01-05, ISBN 9781627794497
In his fascinating new book, acclaimed historian Greg Grandin argues that to understand the crisis of contemporary America, its never-ending wars abroad and political polarization at home, we have to understand Henry Kissinger. Examining Kissinger...206 krSkickas inom 2-5 vardagar.