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Proceedings: Institute of Politics 1986-1987

By: N/A

Price: $34.95

Publisher: "Cambridge, MA", 1987

Seller ID: 68T006

Condition: FINE


"As new except for faint edgewear. 9th yearly edition from the John F. Kennedy School of Government. Papers on International Affairs; Media & Politics; Critical Issues; Politics in Action; Reflections by Benjamin Netanyahu, Benjamin Bradlee, Christopher Dodd, C. Everett Koop, Carolyn B.Mosby; John Erlichman, Lawerence Tribe, Norman Lear and more." View more info

"The Quotable Conservative: The Giants of Conservatism on Liberty, Freedom, Individual Responsibility and Traditional Virtues"

By: Evans, Rod L.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Adams Media Corp:

Seller ID: 9781558505490

ISBN: 1558505490

Condition: very good


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On Revolution

By: N/A

Price: $1.00

Seller ID: 281BPB1001536

ISBN: 281BPB1001536

Condition: very good


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Steps Toward Making Every Vote Count: Electoral System Reform in Canada and its Provinces

By: "(Henry Milner, ed.)"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Peterborough, ONT", UNIV OF TORONTO PR: 2004

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 7-5H001

ISBN: 1551116480

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"As new except for faint shelfwear to exterior edges and 4 pages with a few words underlined. ""developments in the growing movement to reform Canada's electoral system…up-to-date accounts of developments in BN, Quebec, PEI and Ontario…experiences in New Zealand and Scotland., which have adopted... plans... attempting balance...look(s) at South Africa, Japan, France and the US...for the light it casts on a specific aspect of electoral system reform...(and... View more info

"Handbook of Federal Assistance: Financing, Grants, Technical Aids 1981"

By: "(Stevenson, Eric, Ed.)"

Price: $39.95

Publisher: "Boston, MA", ©1981

Seller ID: 76Y025

ISBN: 0882625462

Condition: NEAR FINE


Soft imitation leather covers. As new except for faint age soil to exterior and slight rubbing to bottom edge of front cover. 654 indexed pages of government programs. View more info

Out of the Jaws of Victory: The astounding election of 1948

By: "Abels, Jules"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, 1959

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 4-9T018

Condition: GOOD+


"Book as new except for slight tilt to spine and faintest foxing to top, exterior page edges. Dust jacket is present but has creased and worn edges (stabilized with clear tape on inside) and faded spine. The day after the 1948 Presidential election the newspaper headlines read ""Dewey Elected President"" but they were wrong, Truman had been elected." View more info

Connecticut: The Story of Your State Government

By: "Adams, Virginia"

Price: $77.95

Publisher: CT, 1973

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 5-0T017

ISBN: 871061252

Condition: VERY GOOD


Library binding - As new except for library markings on last printed and last blank pages. Navy blue coated cloth covers with white inking on spine including library indexing information. Designed as a textbook for Connecticut Social Studies students. Illustrated 96 page chapter book. View more info

Jacobson's Development of American Political Thought: A Documentary History

By: "Anderson, Thornton"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: NY, c1961

Edition: (2nd edition)

Seller ID: 4-OH008

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for owner's name on first free page and slight softening of spine ends. No dust jacket. ""Study of the history of political thought…teaches us that the political ideas we hold today have a historical background : to understand our present theories…we must understand their origin, background and development…"" and ""historical analysis of political thought demonstrates the relativity of ideas to environment and circumstance... View more info

British Parliamentary Democracy

By: "Baley, Sydney D."

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Cambridge, MA", 1958

Edition: (2nd edition)

Seller ID: 4-DT028

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, bright and clean interior, rubbed and age soiled exterior, square. 2 folded page corners. Owner's name on first page. ""a book on British of government which would do more than describe how the system functions today…(but would explain) practices, often seemingly absurd, ...their roots deep in British history...understood only in the light of that history..."" 281 indexed, annotated pages." View more info

The Almanac of American Politics 1972

By: "Barone, Ujifusa & Matthews"

Price: $127.95

Publisher: "Garden City, NY", 1972

Seller ID: 4-OT024

ISBN: 0876450567

Condition: FAIR


"Reading copy. Tight, age soiled exterior, age tanned page edges, curled spine, bumped bottom corners have dog-eared some pages. Not pretty but solid. A snapshot in time of the US Congress in 1972 - each district and member with detailed information about background, committees, elections. Makeup of each committee.. Maps of each of the states showing congressional district boundaries at the time. Fiscal '68, '69, '70 outlay by department. List of 50 top defense contr... View more info

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"Glenn Beck's Common Sense: The Case Against an Out-of-Control Government, Inspired by Thomas Paine"

By: "Beck, Glenn"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Threshold Editions:

Seller ID: 9781439168578

ISBN: 1439168571

Condition: very good


In any era, great Americans inspire us to reach our full potential. They know with conviction what they believe within themselves. They understand that all actions have consequences. And they find commonsense solutions to the nation's problems. "?" One such American, Thomas Paine, was an ordinary man who changed the course of history by penning Common Sense, the concise 1776 masterpiece in which, through extraordinarily straightforward and indisputable arguments, he ... View more info

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"The Original Argument: The Federalists' Case for the Constitution, Adapted for the 21st Century"

By: "Beck, Glenn"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Threshold Editions:

Seller ID: 9781451650617

ISBN: 1451650612

Condition: GOOD


Glenn Beck revisited Thomas Paine's famous pre-Revolutionary War call to action in his #1 "New York Tim"es bestseller "Glenn Beck's Common Sense." Now he brings his historical acumen and political savvy to this fresh, new interpretation of "The Federalist Papers," the 18th-century collection of political essays that defined and shaped our Constitution and laid bare the "original argument" between states' rights and big federal government--a debate as relevant and urgent ... View more info

Pathways to Restoration: The Revitalization of the American Spirit

By: "Berry, Henry"

Price: $6.50

Publisher: "Southpost, CT", ©1983

Seller ID: 94T014

ISBN: 0961184604

Condition: GOOD+


"As new except for owner's name and tape repair to front cover. ""a study of the weaknesses and blindness of American society; the assumptions that allow us to overlook what is required to safeguard our values in the modern world; and the handicaps that keep us from asserting our values when they are challenged...""" View more info

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Two Parties--Or More? The American Party System

By: "Bibby, John F, Sandy, L. Maisel, F., John Bibby"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Westview Press:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9780813340319

ISBN: 0813340314

Condition: GOOD


Students of American government are faced with an enduring dilemma: Why two parties? Why has this system remained largely intact while around the world democracies support multiparty systems? Should our two-party system continue as we enter the new millennium? This newly revised and updated edition of "Two Parties-Or More?" answers these questions by placing the dilemma in the context of recent elections and the environment in which all parties must function. The text pr... View more info

Malcolm Boyd's Book of Days

By: "Boyd, Malcolm"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Greenwich, CT", 1969

Edition: (1st paperback edition)

Seller ID: 5-1P001

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for slight age tanning of pages, slight edgewear to covers, faint creasing near spine hinge and part of a date stamp on first free page.. Appears unread. ""this apostle of the underground church takes the traditional 'thoughts-for-the-day' and swings them into thoughts for our day..."" A glimpse into the '60's by the preaching of this Episcopal priest who recited poetry at the Hungry i in San Francisco and was a Freedom Rider. " View more info

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"A Republic, Not an Empire: Reclaiming America's Destiny"

By: "Buchanan, Patrick J."

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Regnery Publishing, Inc.":

Seller ID: 9780895261595

ISBN: 0895261596

Condition: GOOD


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"We're Right, They're Wrong: A Handbook for Spirited Progressives"

By: "Carville, James"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Random House:

Seller ID: 9780679769781

ISBN: 0679769781

Condition: GOOD


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"It's the Middle Class, Stupid!"

By: "Carville, James, Greenberg, Stan"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Plume:

Seller ID: 9780142196953

ISBN: 0142196959

Condition: GOOD


Government has really screwed things up for the average American. Work has been devalued. Education costs are out of sight. Effort and ambition have never been so scantily rewarded. Political guru James Carville and pollster extraordinaire Stan Greenberg argue that our political parties must admit their failures and the electorate must reclaim its voice, because taking on the wealthy and privileged is not class warfare--it is a matter of survival. Told in the altern... View more info

"Chronicles of Black Protest (Original Title: Chronicles of Negro Protest, A Background Book for Young People Documenting the History of Black Power)"

By: "Chambers, Bradford (ed.) (Dr. C. Eric Lincoln, intro.)"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: 1969

Edition: (3rd printing)

Seller ID: 10P027

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"As new except for rubbed cover edges and library stamp inside back cover (no other library markings). ""the forgotten history of an heroic heritage. Contrary to popular belief, today's (1968) Black protest is not a new phenomenon on the American scene. Behind the storybook history of America, there is a ' hidden history' - one in which brave men, both Black and White, spoke out, fought and sometimes died in battling grim centuries of oppression and injustic... View more info

Renewing the United Nations System

By: "Childers, Erskine"

Price: $26.96

Publisher: "Uppsala, Sweden", 1994

Seller ID: 5NX001

Condition: NEAR FINE


"Part of a series of studies on improvement in the United Nations. Tight, bright clean but curled. Partial hinge crease. Some edgewear." View more info