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FBI: A Centennial History 1908-2008 (Hardcover)

By: Mueller, Robert S.

Price: $34.15

Publisher: Federal Bureau of Investigation: August 2008

Seller ID: 16948

ISBN: 016080955X

Condition: New


This official coffee-table history of the FBI celebrates the agency's 100th anniversary in July 2008. The book traces the FBI's journey from fledgling startup to one of the most respected and recognized names in national security. It takes you on a walk through the seven key chapters in FBI history--the early formative period; the gangster-driven crime wave of the '20s and '30s; the anxious age of World War II and the Cold War; the turbulent '60s and its burgeoning civil rights movement; the systemic corruption of the Watergate years; the rise of global terror and crime; and the post 9/11 era.... View more info

Punishment Without Crime: How Our Massive Misdemeanor System Traps the Innocent and Makes America More Unequal

By: Alexandra Natapoff

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Basic Books: December 2018

Seller ID: 17739

ISBN: 0465093795

Condition: New


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Angel of Death Row: My Life as a Death Penalty Defense Lawyer

By: Andrea D Lyon

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Kaplan Publishing: January 2010

Seller ID: 16976

ISBN: 1607144344

Condition: New


Nineteen times, death penalty defense lawyer Andrea D. Lyon has represented a client found guilty of capital murder. Nineteen times, she has argued for that individual's life to be spared. Nineteen times, she has succeeded.Dubbed the "Angel of Death Row" by the "Chicago Tribune," Lyon was the first woman to serve as lead attorney in a death penalty case. Throughout her career, she has defended those accused of heinous acts and argued that, no matter their guilt or innocence, they deserved a chance at redemption.Now, for the first time, Lyon shares her story, from her early work as a Lega... View more info

The Empire and the Five Kings: America's Abdication and the Fate of the World

By: Bernard-Henri Lévy

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.: February 2019

Seller ID: 18346

ISBN: 1250203015

Condition: New


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The Supreme Court: A C-SPAN Book, Featuring the Justices in their Own Words (C-Span Books)

By: C-SPAN

Price: $21.95

Publisher: PublicAffairs: May 2010

Seller ID: 17634

ISBN: 158648835X

Condition: New


"The Supreme Court" grew out of a unique opportunity to interview all nine sitting Supreme Court Justices plus retired Justice O'Connor for a documentary on the Supreme Court. Through Brian Lamb and Susan Swain's interviews with our country's most influential judges, the book offers portraits of the Justices that introduces readers to the closed world of the Supreme Court, and what's it's really like to serve on the nation's highest Court.Accompanying the Justices around the Supreme Court, and through offices steeped in historic memorabilia, Lamb and Swain offer readers a window into a fasc... View more info

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The Gardens of Democracy: A New American Story of Citizenship, the Economy, and the Role of Government

By: Eric Liu,Nick Hanauer

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Sasquatch Books: November 2011

Seller ID: 17846

ISBN: 1570618232

Condition: New


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First: Sandra Day O'Connor

By: Evan Thomas

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Random House: March 2019

Seller ID: 17497

ISBN: 0399589287

Condition: New


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The Separation of Church and State: Writings on a Fundamental Freedom by America's Founders

By: Forrest Church

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Beacon Press: August 2004

Seller ID: 17601

ISBN: 0807077224

Condition: New


Now in paperback, a primer of essential writings about one of the cornerstones of our democracy by the original authors of the Constitution, edited by preeminant liberal theologian Forrest Church. Americans will never stop debating the question of church-state separation, and such debates invariably lead back to the nation's beginnings and the founders' intent." The Separation of Church and State" presents a basic collection of the founders' teachings on this topic. This concise primer gets past the rhetoric that surrounds the current debate, placing the founders' vivid writings on religio... View more info

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

By: Irin Carmon,Shana Knizhnik

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Dey Street Books: October 2015

Seller ID: 18073

ISBN: 0062415832

Condition: New


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Battlefield America: The War On The American People

By: John W. Whitehead

Price: $14.95

Publisher: SelectBooks: April 2015

Seller ID: 17740

ISBN: 1590793099

Condition: New


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Margaret Thatcher: Power and Personality

By: Jonathan Aitken

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Bloomsbury USA: November 2013

Seller ID: 3754

ISBN: 1620403420

Condition: New


Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 768 p. Contains: Illustrations, black & white, Illustrations, color. Audience: General/trade. FIRST US EDITION, 1st printing, NEW off the shelf, NOT ex-library, remaindered or book club edition. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 768 p. Contains: Illustrations, black & white, Illustrations, color. Audience: General/trade. FIRST US EDITION, 1st printing, NEW off the shelf, NOT ex-library, remaindered or book club edition. Order before 2PM ... View more info

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Alexis de Tocqueville: Democracy's Guide (Eminent Lives)

By: Joseph Epstein

Price: $27.95

Publisher: Eminent Lives: November 2006

Seller ID: 17803

ISBN: 0060598980

Condition: New


Alexis de Tocqueville was among the first foreigners to recognize and trumpet the grandness of the American project. His two-volume classic, Democracy in America, published in 1835, not only offered a vivid account of what was then a new nation but famously predicted what that nation would become. His startling prescience, as well as the endurance of his political ideas, has firmly established Tocqueville's place in American history; his chronicle of our infancy is a fixture on every American history syllabus. Nearly all of his clairvoyant predictions about American political life, from the... View more info

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The Public Debate Over Controversial Supreme Court Decisions

By: Melvin I. (Irving) Urofsky

Price: $49.95

Publisher: CQ Press: November 2005

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 17726

ISBN: 1568029373

Condition: Collectible - Like New


SIGNED by author on front free endpaper and in brand new condition with clean text and tight binding. Ships from Richmond, VA. NOT ex-library, BCE or remaindered. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

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Biographical Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court

By: Melvin Urofsky

Price: $37.95

Publisher: CQ Press: May 2006

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 17727

ISBN: 193311648X

Condition: Collectible - Like New


SIGNED by author with gift inscription and in brand new condition with clean text and tight binding. Ships from Richmond, VA. NOT ex-library, BCE or remaindered. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

Image for The Browns of California: The Family Dynasty that Transformed a State and Shaped a Nation

The Browns of California: The Family Dynasty that Transformed a State and Shaped a Nation

By: Miriam Pawel

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing: September 2018

Seller ID: 3683

ISBN: 1632867338

Condition: New


Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 496 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: General/trade. New condition, ships from Richmond, VA. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 496 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: General/trade. New condition, ships from Richmond, VA. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

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Lazy B: Growing Up on a Cattle Ranch in the American Southwest

By: Sandra Day O'Connor,H. Alan Day

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Random House: January 2002

Seller ID: 17860

ISBN: 0375507248

Condition: New


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A Journey: My Political Life

By: Tony Blair

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Knopf: September 2010

Seller ID: 12252

ISBN: 0307269833

Condition: New


Tony Blair is a politician who defines our times. His emergence as Labour Party leader in 1994 marked a seismic shift in British politics. Within a few short years, he had transformed his party and rallied the country behind him, becoming prime minister in 1997 with the biggest victory in Labour's history, and bringing to an end eighteen years of Conservative government. He took Labour to a historic three terms in office as Britain's dominant political figure of the last two decades."A Journey" is Tony Blair's firsthand account of his years in office and beyond. Here he describes for t... View more info

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Automating Inequality: How High-Tech Tools Profile, Police, and Punish the Poor

By: Virginia Eubanks

Price: $15.95

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: January 2018

Seller ID: 18321

ISBN: 1250074312

Condition: New


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