American Politics

Our Time Is Now: Power, Purpose, and the Fight for a Fair America

From New York Times bestselling author of Lead From The Outside and political leader Stacey Abrams, a blueprint to end voter suppression, empower our citizens, and take back our...

June 8, 2021
Picador USA
320 Pages
Reign of Terror: How the 9/11 Era Destabilized America and Produced Trump
"An intelligent, persuasive book about events that are all too current."
--Kirkus Reviews

An examination of the profound impact that the War on Terror had in...

August 10, 2021
American Carnage: On the Front Lines of the Republican Civil War and the Rise of Presid

New York Times' Top Books of 2019

Politico Magazine's chief political correspondent provides a rollicking insider's look at the making of the...

March 24, 2020
Harper Paperbacks
704 Pages
Fascism: A Warning

Fascism: A Warning

Albright, Madeleine

#1 New York Times Bestseller

Best Books of 2018 --The Economist

A personal and urgent examination of Fascism in the...

January 29, 2019
Defining Moment: Fdr's Hundred Days and the Triumph of Hope
This is the story of a political miracle--the perfect match of man and moment.

Franklin Delano Roosevelt took office in March of 1933 as America touched bottom. Banks were closing...

May 8, 2007
Simon & Schuster
His Very Best: Jimmy Carter, a Life
From one of America's most-respected journalists and modern historians comes the first full-length biography of Jimmy Carter, the thirty-ninth president of the United States and...
September 29, 2020
Simon & Schuster
800 Pages
One Person, No Vote: How Voter Suppression Is Destroying Our Democracy

As featured in the documentary All In: The Fight for Democracy

PEN/John Kenneth Galbraith Award Finalist, Longlisted for the National Book Award
Best Books of the...

September 17, 2019
Bloomsbury Publishing
368 Pages
Twilight of Democracy: The Seductive Lure of Authoritarianism
Named a BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR by The Washington Post and The Financial Times

How did our democracy go wrong? This extraordinary document . . . is Applebaum's answer....

June 22, 2021
The Man Who Ran Washington: The Life and Times of James A. Baker III
BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR: The New York Times - The Washington Post - Fortune - Bloomberg

From two of America's most revered political journalists comes the definitive biography of...

September 29, 2020
Doubleday Books
720 Pages
Strongmen: Mussolini to the Present

Ruth Ben-Ghiat is the expert on the "strongman" playbook employed by authoritarian demagogues from Mussolini to Putin--enabling her to predict with uncanny accuracy the recent experience in...

November 10, 2020
W. W. Norton & Company
384 Pages

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