January 1, 2013
The Insurgents is the inside story of the small group of soldier-scholars, who plotted to revolutionize the United States military.
June 12, 2012
Twilight of the Elites describes how the society we have come to inhabit produces leaders who are out of touch with people.
February 1, 2012
A star White House journalist provides a gripping look at those who attempted to guide President Obama out of a global economic crisis.
May 17, 2011
In this shrewd and fascinating book, Jorge Castañeda sheds much light on the puzzling paradoxes of his native country.
March 1, 2011
Getting Better reports the good news about global progress.
February 1, 2011
Fighting for Darfur weaves a gripping story that dramatizes our moral dilemma and shows the promise and perils of citizen engagement.
January 1, 2011
In this spirited book, Morozov shows how the Internet may make it harder, not easier, to promote democracy.
August 1, 2010
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?
June 1, 2010
Beinart describes Washington on the eve of three wars -- World War One, Vietnam, and Iraq.
September 1, 2009
Thompson weaves a fascinating narrative that follows two rivals and friends from the beginning of the Cold War to its end.
Using the prisms of archaeology, theology, history, and evolutionary psychology, Wright repeatedly overturns conventional wisdom.
May 1, 2009
Part personal journey, part cultural biography, The House at the End of the Road examines interracial families that survived and prevailed.