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  • Failed State

    A Novel

    series Dystopian Lawyer #2
    A Philip K. Dick Award Nominee"The novel is as tense and thrilling as any of Brown's work, and as full of rage and hope. It's a novel that truly reckons with the enormity of both our climate emergency and the system that produced it - a tale of human imperfection and redemption." -- Cory Doctorow, bestselling author of WalkawayIn this second dystopian legal thriller from the author of the ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • Audiobook

    Failed State

    A Novel

    Narrated by MacLeod Andrews ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 46 min

    A Philip K. Dick Award Nominee"The novel is as tense and thrilling as any of Brown's work, and as full of rage and hope. It's a novel that truly reckons with the enormity of both our climate emergency and the system that produced it - a tale of human imperfection and redemption." -- Cory Doctorow, bestselling author of WalkawayIn this second dystopian legal thriller from the author of the ... Read more

    $26.99 USD or FREE with audiobook trial

  • Cromwell's Failed State and the Monarchy

    Regicide, military dictatorship, war and rumors of war, opposition from all sides and collapse of a 'failed state': such is the story of Oliver Cromwell's unique experiment in the governance of Britain, following the English-British Civil Wars. The British state of the Three Kingdoms of England, Scotland and Ireland were united in the Protectorate, with Cromwell as Lord Protector, 1649 to 1660, ... Read more

    $21.59 USD

  • California Comeback

    How A "Failed State" Became a Model for the Nation

    An in-depth look at California's remarkable 21st century turnaround, focusing on the role played by the state government under Jerry Brown.In the most economically important state in the country—and the 7th largest economy in the world—a political revolution of historic importance has occurred which has not been sufficiently covered by the media. In the state where the Reagan Revolution was born, ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • A Failed State

    An International War On Terror Novel

    ISIS Khorasan has seized control of several key provinces in Afghanistan and crowned a new emir. The new regime is poised to wrestle control of the region from the NATO-established government and is more brutal and deadly than the Taliban or Al Qaeda had ever been. A covert intelligence gathering unit has infiltrated the landscape and cultivated a network of spies from within Khorasan's network. ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • Yemen Divided

    The Story of a Failed State in South Arabia

    by Noel Brehony ...
    South Yemen today is seen as a potential Al-Qaeda stronghold and the heart of a separatist movement threatening to rip apart southern Arabia. How has this country of forbidding mountains and arid deserts changed from British colony to communist state and then to 'terrorist base' in half a century? What went wrong with the People's Democratic Republic of Yemen and why are Southern Yemenis once more ... Read more

    $26.49 USD

  • Tafelberg Short: Somalia - Fixing Africa's Most Failed State

    series Tafelberg Short
    Lowest down on the Failed State Index for five years running, Somalia has been described as 'destroyed', 'stateless' and 'ravaged'. Yet is also a place of promise... In this concise and compelling book, three internationally recognised experts on Africa examine the Somalian crisis. Comparing Somalia to neighbouring Somaliland, from the historical background up to the present, and looking into the ... Read more

    $3.87 USD

  • Mexico

    Narco-Violence and a Failed State?

    * Mexico was named an Outstanding Academic Title of 2010 by Choice Magazine.Bloodshed connected with Mexican drug cartels, how they emerged, and their impact on the United States is the subject of this frightening book. Savage narcotics-related decapitations, castrations, and other murders have destroyed tourism in many Mexican communities and such savagery is now cascading across the border into ... Read more

    $80.99 USD

  • Failed State

    Dysfunction and Corruption in an American Statehouse

    series Excelsior Editions
    Shines a light on the dark corners of New York’s legislature and points the way to much-needed reform.Failed State is both an original account of a state legislature in urgent need of reform and a call to action for those who would fix it. Drawing on his experiences both in and out of state government, former New York State senator Seymour P. Lachman reveals and explores Albany’s hush-hush, top ... Read more

    $28.49 USD

  • Afghanistan

    Sly Peace in a Failed State

    "Afghan civil society is deeply upset with disunity and detachment of Taliban groups - those who are tied to regional states agendas. This detachment has also left negative impacts on their fighting capabilities and public support. Regional states, the United States, NATO, Russia, China, Iran and Pakistan are active stakeholders who want peace on their own terms, while Taliban are not an ... Read more

    $40.49 USD

  • Failed State 2030: Nigeria - A Case Study, Tribal Conflict, Civil War, Islam and Religious Strife, Terrorism, Crime, Niger Delta, OPEC, Military Coups, Goodluck Jonathan

    This monograph describes how a failed state in 2030 may impact the United States and the global economy. It also identifies critical capabilities and technologies the US Air Force should have to respond to a failed state, especially one of vital interest to the United States and one on the cusp of a civil war. Some topics and subjects covered include: Sokoto Caliphate, terrorism, crime, Niger ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • Iraq in the Twenty-First Century

    Regime Change and the Making of a Failed State

    series Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series
    Much has been written about the events surrounding the 2003 Anglo-American invasion of Iraq and its aftermath, especially about the intentions, principles, plans and course of action of US policy, but much less attention has been given to the consequences of US policy on Iraqi political and social development. This book provides an in-depth analysis of the impact of US policy on the social and ... Read more

    $51.29 USD