The Insurgents

The Insurgents is the inside story of the small group of soldier-scholars, who plotted to revolutionize the United States military.

Twilight of the Elites

Twilight of the Elites describes how the society we have come to inhabit produces leaders who are out of touch with people.

The Escape Artists

A star White House journalist provides a gripping look at those who attempted to guide President Obama out of a global economic crisis.

Mañana Forever?

In this shrewd and fascinating book, Jorge Castañeda sheds much light on the puzzling paradoxes of his native country.

Getting Better

Getting Better reports the good news about global progress.

Fighting for Darfur

Fighting for Darfur weaves a gripping story that dramatizes our moral dilemma and shows the promise and perils of citizen engagement.

The Net Delusion

In this spirited book, Morozov shows how the Internet may make it harder, not easier, to promote democracy.

California Crackup

Is California beyond repair? A sizable number of Golden State citizens have concluded that it is. But what's wrong and how can we fix it?

The Icarus Syndrome

Beinart describes Washington on the eve of three wars -- World War One, Vietnam, and Iraq.

The Hawk and the Dove

Thompson weaves a fascinating narrative that follows two rivals and friends from the beginning of the Cold War to its end.

The Evolution of God

Using the prisms of archaeology, theology, history, and evolutionary psychology, Wright repeatedly overturns conventional wisdom.

The House at the End of the Road

Part personal journey, part cultural biography, The House at the End of the Road examines interracial families that survived and prevailed.