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  • The Rub of Time

    Bellow, Nabokov, Hitchens, Travolta, Trump. Essays and Reportage, 1994-2016

    by Martin Amis ...
    Of all the great novelists writing today, none shows the same gift as Martin Amis for writing non-fiction – his essays, literary criticism and journalism are justly acclaimed.The Rub of Time comprises superb critical pieces on Amis’s heroes Nabokov, Bellow and Larkin to brilliantly funny ruminations on sport, Las Vegas, John Travolta and the pornography industry. The collection includes his essay ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Capitalism

    The Unknown Ideal

    In this series of essays, Ayn Rand presents her stand on the persecution of big business, the causes of war, the default of conservatism, and the evils of altruism.The foundations of capitalism are being battered by a flood of altruism, which is the cause of the modern world's collapse. This is the view of Ayn Rand, a view so radically opposed to prevailing attitudes that it constitutes a major ... Read more

    $10.55 AUD

  • Politics Weird-o-Pedia

    The Ultimate Book of Surprising, Strange, and Incredibly Bizarre Facts about Politics

    by Tim Rowland ...
    series Weird-o-Pedia
    Government and politics might seem twisted today, but they’ve always been strange.There’s something about public office that, throughout time, has transcended normalcy. Politics Weird-o-Pedia presents some of the oddest and most interesting political absurdities and tidbits from around the world, from Peter the Great’s tax on beards to a lawmaker’s mistress whom he kept on the congressional ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Let Freedom Reign: The Words of Nelson Mandela

    by Henry Russell ...
    On 10 May 1994 Nelson Mandela became South Africas first black president uttering the words let freedom reign as part of his famous inaugural address. More than 100000 people turned up to hear him speak. Mandelas great skill as an orator has enabled him to use the power of words as an important weapon in his fight against discrimination and injustice in the world. This collection which marks the ... Read more

    $6.48 AUD

  • Communism in Ambush

    Communism is an ideology that drowned the 20th century in blood. Communist dictators such as Lenin, Stalin, Mao and Pol Pot slaughtered 120 million people without batting an eye. Most of these were civilians from their own people. Tens of millions of men and women, from the elderly to young people and babies in arms, lost their lives to this cold, hard, savage ideology.This book exposes the ... Read more

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  • The Communist Manifesto

    The Communist Manifesto,  is a  1848 publication written by the political theorists Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels. It has since been recognized as one of the world's most influential political manuscripts.                      It presents an analytical approach to the class struggle (historical and present) and the problems of capitalism, rather than a prediction of communism's potential future ... Read more

    $1.16 AUD

  • The Communist Manifesto

    with an introduction by Yanis Varoufakis

    by Karl Marx ...
    The Communist Manifesto is a timeless classic providing intelligent insight into socialism, communism and today’s group identity politics.This pocket edition includes a new introduction by the economist and bestselling author of Adults in the Room, Yanis Varoufakis.The Communist Manifesto was first published in London in 1848, by two young men in their late twenties. Its impact reverberated across ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD

  • Death of Money: The Preppers Guide to Economic Collapse, the Loss of Paper Wealth, and What to Do When Money Dies

    Survival Family Basics - Preppers Survival Handbook Series

    series Survival Family Basics - Preppers Survival Handbook Series
    Just to say Thank You for checking out this Book I want to give you a copy of my upcoming special report "The Prepper's Supplies Guide for When Disaster Strikes".The threat of economic collapse is real and growing every day. The complexity and interconnected nature of the global economy means any economic catastrophe will send ripples around the world. For families, it can be challenging to prep ... Read more

    $4.00 AUD

  • The World's Great Speeches

    Fourth Enlarged (1999) Edition

    This outstanding compendium of 292 great speeches contains addresses from nearly every historical era and nation, from the formal orations of ancient Greece and the speeches of Julius Caesar, to modern-day addresses by Nelson Mandela, Ronald Regan and Václav Havel.Among the memorable speeches included here are Pericles' funeral oration, St. Bernard's advocacy of the Second Crusade, William ... Read more

    $28.44 AUD

  • The Life And Morals Of Jesus Of Nazareth

    The Life and Morals of Jesus of Nazarethby Thomas Jefferson"This is Thomas Jefferson's attempt at editing the Gospels into a single, coherent narrative. The text here focuses on the attributed words of Jesus: chiefly the Sermon on the Mount and the parables. Jefferson highlights the ideas of the Gospels, rather than miracles and wonder stories. For instance, Jefferson ends the story with Jesus' ... Read more

    $4.26 AUD

  • "Trickle Down Theory" and "Tax Cuts for the Rich"

    by Thomas Sowell ...
    This essay unscrambles gross misconceptions that have made rational debates about tax policies virtually impossible for decades. ... Read more

    $6.59 AUD

  • Cicero: On Duties

    series Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought
    De Officiis (On Duties) was Cicero's last philosophical work. In it he made use of Greek thought to formulate the political and ethical values of Roman Republican society as he saw them, revealing incidentally a great deal about actual practice. Writing at a time of political crisis after the assassination of Julius Caesar in 44BC, when it was not clear how much of the old Republican order would ... Read more

    $29.03 AUD

  • Machtmaschinen

    Warum Datenmonopole unsere Zukunft gefährden und wie wir sie brechen

    Digitalen Superstarfirmen ist es in den vergangenen zwanzig Jahren gelungen, die meisten und relevantesten Daten auf ihren Servern zu zentralisieren. Diese Datenmonopole mögen zwar gut für die Aktionäre von Facebook, Amazon und Google sein, aber sie sind schlecht für den Fortschritt. Denn damit wir Alzheimer besiegen, die Bahn pünktlich machen und Armut erfolgreich bekämpfen können, müssen alle ... Read more

    $20.99 AUD

  • Manifeste du Parti Communiste

    Le Manifeste du Parti Communiste est un essai politico-philosophique commandé par la Ligue des communistes (ancienne Ligue des justes), et rédigé par le philosophe allemand Karl Marx.Écrit fin 1847 et début 1848 avec la participation de son ami Friedrich Engels et publié en février 1848, il a été diffusé à l'origine sous le titre Manifeste du parti communiste (il n'existait alors aucun Parti ... Read more

    $1.41 AUD

  • The Bloomsbury Companion to Anarchism

    series Bloomsbury Companions
    The Bloomsbury Companion to Anarchism is a comprehensive reference work to support research in anarchism.The book considers the different approaches to anarchism as an ideology and explains the development of anarchist studies from the early twentieth century to the present day. It is unique in that it highlights the relationship between theory and practice, pays special attention to methodology, ... Read more

    $56.75 AUD

  • We Are Many

    Reflections on Movement Strategy from Occupation to Liberation

    by David Graeber ...
    Occupy Wall Street and the movement that grew out of it was one of THE news stories for 2011.Though several books on Occupy have already appeared, this collection is unique in that it does not seek to historicize the still-developing movement. Rather, it seeks to understand where Occupy came from, what it accomplished, and where it might go from here.Developed in response to a stated need for ... Read more

    $27.27 AUD

  • Feminism: The Ugly Truth

    by Mike Buchanan ...
    Extracts from Erin Pizzey's Foreword: âMike Buchanan is a very brave man. I've known other men who've tried to draw the public's attention to the damage done by the radical feminist movement. Many lost their jobs and none of them were able to find a publisher for their books. Men have been thrown out of their own houses and unjustly accused of domestic violence towards their partners, and some of ... Read more

    $14.19 AUD

  • Political Correctness

    Zwischen Orthofonie, Bullshit und sozialem Wandel

    by Armin Nassehi ...
    series Kursbuch
    Armin Nassehi fragt sich, wann aus einer Anpassung der Sprache an neue Lebenswirklichkeiten – wie die gendergerechte Sprache oder eine Sensibilisierung der Sprache für vulnerable Gruppen wie Homosexuelle – Bullshit wird. Wo wird die Grenze überschritten zwischen angemessener Political Correctness und Einschränkung der Redefreiheit? Ein Beitrag zu Orthofonie, Bullshit und sozialem Wandel aus dem ... Read more

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  • Politics

    by Aristotle ...
    Politics is a work of political philosophy by Aristotle, a 4th-century BC Greek philosopher.The end of the Nicomachean Ethics declared that the inquiry into ethics necessarily follows into politics, and the two works are frequently considered to be parts of a larger treatise, or perhaps connected lectures, dealing with the "philosophy of human affairs." The title of the Politics literally means ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Politics and International Relations

    series Oxford Quick Reference
    This bestselling dictionary contains over 1,700 entries on all aspects of politics and international relations. Written by a leading team of political scientists, it embraces the multi-disciplinary spectrum of political theory including political thinkers, history, institutions, theories, and schools of thought, as well as notable current affairs that have shaped attitudes to politics. Fully ... Read more

    $17.59 AUD

  • The Portable John Adams

    by John Adams ...
    In addition to being an uncompromising defender of liberty, esteemed diplomat, and successor to George Washington, John Adams was a passionate and prolific writer. Adams biographer John Patrick Diggins gathers an impressive variety of his works in this compact, original volume, including parts of his diary and autobiography, and selections from his rich correspondence with this wife, Abigail, ... Read more

    $13.41 AUD

  • The Pivot

    The Future of American Statecraft in Asia

    by Kurt Campbell ...
    From former assistant secretary of state Kurt M. Campbell comes the definitive analysis and explanation of the new major shift in American foreign policy, its interests and assets, to Asia.There is a quiet drama playing out in American foreign policy far from the dark contours of upheaval in the Middle East and South Asia and the hovering drone attacks of the war on terror. The United States is in ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

  • The Penguin Guide to the United States Constitution

    A Fully Annotated Declaration of Independence, U.S. Constitution and Amendments, and Selections from The Federalist Papers

    What is the President, Congress, and the Supreme Court really allowed to do? This unique and handy guide includes the documents that guide our government, annotated with accessible explanations from one of America's most esteemed constitutional scholars.Known across the country for his appearance on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Professor Richard Beeman is one of the nation's foremost experts ... Read more

    $13.41 AUD

  • L'art de la guerre

    Traité de stratégie militaire chinois

    by Sun Tzu ...
    Découvrez une édition de référence de L'art de la guerre de Sun Tzu, spécialement conçue pour la lecture sur les supports numériques.« Sun Tzu dit : La guerre est d'une importance vitale pour l'État. C'est le domaine de la vie et de la mort : la conservation ou la perte de l'empire en dépendent ; il est impérieux de le bien régler. […]Cinq choses principales doivent faire l'objet de nos ... Read more

    $2.99 AUD