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.

To Live or to Perish Forever

Schmidle takes readers to Pakistan's rioting streets, to Taliban camps, and on many adventures as he provides a history of this country.

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.

A Tolerable Anarchy

Purdy asks crucial questions: Does capitalism perfect or destroy freedom? Can a nation of individualists also be a community of citizens?

Grand New Party

Grand New Party lays bare the failures of the conservative revolution and presents a blueprint for building the next Republican majority.

The Second World

Khanna takes readers on a thrilling global tour that shows how America's dominant moment has been replaced by a geopolitical marketplace.

The True Patriot

The True Patriot challenges progressives to retake patriotism.

Mongrels, Bastards, Orphans, and Vagabonds

Offers an unprecedented account of the long-term cultural & political influences Mexican Americans will have on the character of our nation.


Overtreated offers a fresh way to think about health care reform.

Best Care Anywhere

The long-maligned Veterans Health Administration has become the highest-quality healthcare provider in the United States.

Oil on the Brain

Oil on the Brain is a smart, surprisingly funny account of the oil industry -- the people, economies, and pipelines that bring us petroleum.