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ACCOUNTING go to TOP
Intermediate Accounting Revised 6th Edition
A. N. Mosich McGraw-Hill 1988
BUSINESS go to TOP
Co-opetition 1. A revolutionary mindset that combines competition and cooperation 2. The Game Theory Strategy that's changing the game of business
Adam M. Brandenburger and Barry J. Nalebuff Currency Doubleday 1996
The Go-Go Years
John Brooks Weybright and Talley 1973
Green Recovery Get Lean, Get Smart and Emerge from the Downturn on Top
Andrew S. Winston Harvard Business Press 2009
The Silent War Inside the Global Business Battles Shaping America's Future
Ira Magaziner and Mark Patinkin Random House 1989
The Silent War Inside the global business battles shaping America's future
Ira Magaziner and Mark Patinkin Vintage Books division of Random House 1990
CLIMATE CHANGE go to TOP
The Assault on Reason
Al Gore Penguin Books 2007
The Assault of Reason
Al Gore The Penguin Press 2007
COMPANIES go to TOP
Global Reach The Power of Multinational Corporations
Richard J. Barnet and Ronalde E. Muller Simon and Schuster 1974
Tales of ITT An Insider's Report
Thomas S. Burns Houghton Mifflin 1974
A Law Unto Itself The untold story of the law firm Sullivan and Cromwell ... 100 years of creating power and welth
Nancy Lisagor and Frank Lipsius William Morrow and Company, Inc. 1988
The Big Picture The New Logic of Money and Power in Hollywood
Edward Jay Epstein Randon House 2005
Bad News at Black Rock The Sell Out of CBS News
Peter McCabe Arbor House 1987
Indecent Exposure A true story of Hollywood and Wall Street
David McClintick William Morrow and Company Inc. 1982
COUNTRIES go to TOP
Country ... China
The Coming China Wars Where they will be fought. How they can be won
Peter Navarro FT Press 2007
The New Emperors China in the Era of Mao and Deng
Harrison E. Salisbury Little, Brown and Company 1992
China Shakes the World A titan's ris and troubled future ... and the challenge for America
James Kynge Houghton Mifflin 2006
One Billion Customers Lessons from the front line of doing business in China
James McGregor Wall Street Journal Books / Free Press 2005
Country ... France
An Economic History of Modern France
Francois Caron (translation by Barbara Bray) Columbia University Press 1979
The French Betrayal of America
Kenneth R. Timmerman Crown Forum 2004
Country ... Hong Kong
Tai-Pan
James Clavell Atheneum Publishers 1966
Country ... India
Freedom at Midnight
Larry Collins and Dominique Lapierre Simon and Schuster 1975
Country ... Iraq
Disarming Iraq
Hans Blix Pantheon Books 2004
The Fall of Baghdad
John Lee Anderson Penguin Press 2004
Saving Iraq Rebuilding a broken nation
Nemir Kirdar Weidenfield and Nicolson 2009
The Greatest Threat Iraq. Weapons of Mass Destruction and the Crisis of Global Security
Richard Butler Public Affairs 2000
The Greatest Threat Iraq. Weapons of Mass Destruction and the Crisis of Global Security
Richard Butler Public Affairs 2000
Drowning in the Desert A JAG Search for Justice in Iraq
Vivian H Gembara with Deborah A. Gembara Zenith Press 2008
A History of Iraq Second Edition
Charles Tripp Cambridge Univesity Press 2000
Fiasco The American Military Adventure in Iraq
Thomas E. Ricks The Penguin Press 2006
Saddam's Bombmaker The terrifying inside story of the Iraqi nuclear and biol;ogical weapons agenda
Khidhir Hamza with Jeff Steins Scribner 2000
Country ... Iran
The Iranian Time Bomb The Mullah's quest for destruction
Michael A Ledeen St. Matrin's Press 2007
Whirlwind
James Clavell William Morrow and Company 1986
Country ... Ireland
The Best is Yet to Come Unleashing Ireland's Potential
Marc Coleman Blackhall Publishing 2007
Country ... Israel
Oil Israel's Covert Efforts to Secure Oil Supplies
Zvi Alexander Gefen Publishing House 2004
Country ... Japan
Japan The coming collapse
Brian Reading Harper Business 1989
Japan's War The Great Pacific Conflict
Edwin P Hoyt McGraw Hill 1986
Geisha, A Life
Mineko Iwasaki with Rande Brown Atria Books 2002
Country ... Mexico
Bordering on Chaos Guerillas, stockbrokers, politicians and Mexico's road to prosperity
Andres Oppenheimer Little, Brown and Company 1996
Country ... Palestine
Palestine Peace not Apartheid
Jimmy Carter Simon and Schuster 2006
Country ... Russia
Perestroika New Thinking for Our Country and the World
Mikhail Gorbachev Harper and Row 1987
Journey across Russia The Soviet Union Today
Bart McDowell National Geographical Society
Country ... Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia Exposed Inside a kingdom in crisis
John R. Bradley Palgrave 2005
Country ... South Africa
Reinventing a Continent Writing and Politics in South Africa
Amdre Brink Zoland Books1998
Country ... United States
Our Endangered Values America's Moral Crisis
Jimmy Carter Simon and Schuster, 2005
The American Way to Change How National Service and Volunteers are Transforming America
Shirley Sagawa Jossey-Bass 2012
Why Do People Hate America
Ziauddin Sardar, Merryl Wyn Davies Cox and Wyman 2003
Family Properties Race, Real Estate and the Exploitation of Black Urban America
Beryl Satter Metropolitan Books 2009
Regional Politics America in a Post-City Age
Edited by H.V.Savitch, Ronald K. Vogel Urban Affairs Annual Reviews SAGE 1996
A Heart, a Cross and a Flag America Today
Peggy Noonan Wall Street Journal Books / Free Press 2003
Gridlock Why we are stuck in traffic and what to do about it
Randal O'Toole Cato Institute 2009
Making America's Budget Policy Fromt the 1980s to the 1990s
Joseph J. Minarik M.E. Sharpe 1990
The State of Working America 2004-2005
Lawrence Mishel, Jared Bernstein, Sylvia Allegretto Economic Policy Institute ... ILR Press 2004
Stupid White Men and other sorry excuses for the state of the nation
Michael Moore Regan Books 2001
The 2% Solution Fixing America's Problems in Ways Liberals and Conservatives Can Love
Matthew Miller Public Affairs 2003
The Road Ahead
Bill Gates with Nathan Myhrvold and Peter Rinearson Viking 1995
Partners in Prosperity Strategic Industries for the US and Japan
Julian Gresser McGraw Hill 1984
Walking the Talk The business case for sustainable development
Charles O. Holliday Jr., Stephen Schmidheiny and Philip Watts Berrett-Koehler Publicshers 2002
The Great Turning From Empire to Earth Community
David C. Korten Berrett-Koehler / Kumarian Press 2006
The Next 100 Million America in 2050
Joel Kotkin The Penguin Press 2010
Super Power Syndrome America's Apocolyptic Confrontation with the World
Robert Jay Lifton Thunder's Mouth Press / Nation Books 2003
The Franklin Report ... New York City The ultimate insider's guide to home services in New York City
AllGood Press
ECONOMICS go to TOP
Economics 6th Edition
Paul A Samuelson McGraw Hill 1964
La Economia Justa Biblioteca de Economia
J. E. Meade Ediciones Orbis SA 1984
A Way of Seeing New perspectives on a changing world: from youth and marriage to power and politics
Margaret Mead and Rhoda Metraux The McCall Publishing Company 1961
False Economy A Surprising Economic History of the World
Alan Beattie Riverhead Books, 2009
How Markets Fail The logic of economic calamities
John Cassidy Farrar, Straus ans Giroux 2009
Leadership in the Era of Economic Uncertainty New rules for getting the right things done in difficult times
Ram Charan McGraw Hill 2009
The New Palgrave ... Economic Development
Edited by John Eatwell, Murray Milgate and Peter Newman W.W.Norton 1989
The New Palgrave ... Money
Edited by John Eatwell, Murray Milgate and Peter Newman W.W.Norton 1989
The Economist Guide to Economic Indicators Making Sense of Economics
Economist (compiler) Bloomberg Press 2003
When Markets Collide Investment strategies for the age of global economic change
Mohamed el-Erian McGraw Hill 2008
Pack of Thieves How Hitler and Europe Plundered the Jews and Committed the Greatest Theft in History
Richard Z. Chesnoff, Doubleday 1999
Why Economies Grow The forces that shape prosperty and how to get them working again
Jeff Madrick A Century Foundation Book 2002
The Case for Big Government
Jeff Madrick Princeton University Press 2009
Past Due The end of easy money and the renewal of the American economy
Peter S. Goodman Times Books ... Henry Holt and Company 2009
A Creative Capitalism Intended to reveal where depressions start, where lasting cure must begin, and how cure can be had within the capitalist system of private enterprise
Joseph E Goodbar and Lorenzo U. Bergeron Boston University Press 1948
The Capitalist Spirit How each and every one of us can make a giant difference in our fast changing world
Yale Hirsch Wiley 2010
Capital Offense How Washington's Wise Men Turned America's Future Over to Wall Street
Michael Hirsh Wiley 2010
The New Bureaucracy Waste and Folly in the Private Sector
Herschel Hardin M&S 1991
Beyond the Crash Overcoming the First Crisis of Globalization
Gordon Brown Free Press 2010
The Entertainment Economy How mega-media forces are transforming our lives
Michael J. Wolf Times Books / Random House 1999
Economic Report of the President Transmitted to the Congress Januray 2001
William J. Clinton US Government Printing Office
Unintended Consequences Why everything you have been told about the economy is wrong
Edward Conard Portfolio Penguin 2012
The New Economy of Nature The quest to make conservation profitable
Gretchen C. Dailu and Katherine Ellison Island Press 2002
Longitudes and Attitudes Exploring the World after September 11
Thomas L. Friedman Farrar Straus Giroux, 2002
The World is Flat A brief history of the twenty-first century
Thomas L. Friedman Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2005
Hot Flat and Crowded Why we need a green revolution and how it can renew America
Thomas L. Friedman Farrar, Straus ans Giroux 2008
The Nation's Economic Objectives
Edgar O Edwards, Editor Rice University 1964
The Real Wealth of Nations Creating a Caring Economy
Riane Eisler Berrett-Koehler 2007
The Little Book of Shocking Global Facts
Charlotte and Peter Fiell Fiell Publishing UK 2010
Changing Fortunes The World's Money and the Threat to American Leadership
Paul Volcker, Toyoo Gyohten Times Books 1992
Comeback America Turning the Country Around and Restoring Fiscal Responsibility
David M. Walker Randon House 2009
When Work Disappears The World of the New Urban Poor
William Julius Wilson Alfred A. Knopf 1997
Selling Out How we are letting Japan buy our land, our industries, our financial institutions and our future
Douglas Franz and Catherine Collins Contemporary Books 1989
Unwarranted Intrusions The case against government intervention in the marketplace
Martin Fridson Wiley 2006
The Pro-Growth Progressive An Economic Strategy for Shared Prosperity
Gene Sperling Simon and Schuster 2005
Governing the $5Trillion Economy A Twentieth Century Fund Essay
Herbert Stein Oxford University Press 1989
Zero-Sum Future
Gideon Rachman Simon and Schuster 2011
Urban Economics
David W. Rasmussen Harper and Row 1973
International Socialism #46 Quarterly Journal of theSocialist Workers Party
Editor John Rees International Socialism 1990
After Shock The next economy and America's future
Robert B. Reich Alfred A. Knopf 2010
I'll Be Short Essentials for a Decent Economy
Robert B. Reich Beacon Press 2002
EDUCATION go to TOP
The Closing of the American Mind How higher education has failed democracy and impoversihed the soils of today's students
Allan Bloom Simon and Schuster 1987
ENERGY go to TOP
Charging Ahead The business of renewable energy and what it means for America
John H. Berger Henry Holt 1997
The Passive Solar Energy Book A complete guide to passive solar home, greenhouse and building design
Edward Mazria Rodale Press 1979
Profit from the Peak The End of Oil and the Greatest Investment Event of the Century
Brian Hicks and Chris Nelder Wiley 2008
FINANCE go to TOP
The Weekend that Changed Wall Street An Eyewitrness Account
Maria Bartiromo with Catherine Whitney Portfolio Penguin 2010
Empire of Debt The Rise of an Epic Financial Crisis
Bill Bonner and Addison Wiggin John Wiley and Sons 2006
24 Days How two Wall Street Journal reporters uncovered the lies that destroyed faith in Corporate America
Rebecca Smith and John R. Emshwiller Harper Business 2003
Creative Capitalism A conversation with Bill Gates, Warren Buffett and other Economic Leaders
Michael Kinsley Simon and Schuster 2008
Den of Thieves How they made billions and how they got caught
James B. Stewart Simon and Schuster 1991
Den of Thieves
James B. Stewart Touchstone, Simone and Schuster 1992
Ruthless How enraged investors reclaimed their investments and beat Wall Street
Phil Trupp John Wiley and Sons 2010
The World is Curved Hidden Dangers to the Global Economy ... The Mortgage Crisis was only the Beginning
David M. Smick Portfolio (Penguin) 2008
Blood on the Street The sensational inside story of how Wall Street analysts duped a generation of investors
Charles Gasparino Free Press 2005
It Takes a Pillage Behind the bailouts, bonuses and backroom deals from Washington to Wall Street
Nomi Prins John Wiley 2009
The Trillion Dollar Meltdown Easy Money, High Rollers and the Great Credit Crash
Charles R. Morris Public Affairs 2008
Bad Money Reckless finance, failed politics, the global crisis of American capitalism
Kevin Phillips Viking 2008
The Fed The inside story of how the world's most powerful financial institution drives the markets
Martin Mayer Free Press 2001
Venture Capital and Private Equity A casebook
Josh Lerner, Felda Hardymon, Ann Leamon John Wiley 2005
In Banks We Trust Bankers and their close associates, the CIA, the Mafia, drug traders, dictators. politicians and the Vatican
Penny Lernoux Anchor Press/Doubleday 1984
The Greatest Ever Bank Robbery The collapse of the savings and loan industry
Martin Mayer Charles Scribner's Sones 1990
The Shock Doctrine The Rise of Disaster Capitalism
Naomi Klein Picador 2007
The Road to Financial Reformation Warnings, Consequences, Reforms
Henry Kaufman Wiley 2009
GUNS go to TOP
Armed Madhouse Who's afriad of Osmam Wolf? and more
Greg Palast Dutton 2006
Don't Shoot One man, a street fellowship and the end of violence in inner city America
David M. Kennedy Bloomsbury 2011
HEALTH go to TOP
Howard Dean's Prescription for Real Healthcare Reform How we can achieve affordable medical care for every American and make our jobs safer
Howard Dean MD Chelsea Green publishing Company 2009
The Hot Zone A terrifying true story
Richard Preston Random House 1994
HISTORY go to TOP
An Album of Memories Personal Histories from the Greatest Generation
Tom Brokaw Random House 2001
The Greatest Generation
Tom Brokaw Random House 1998
INSURANCE go to TOP
Lloyd's of London The risky business, colorful history, and turbulent future of the world's most famous insurance group
Godfrey Hodgson Viking 1984
The Invisible Bankers Everything the Insurance Industry Never Wanted You to Know
Andrew Tobias Linden Press 1982
INTERNATIONAL go to TOP
The Post-American World
Fareed Zakaria W.W.Norton and Company 2008
Failed States The abuse of power and the assault on democracy
Noam Chomsky Metropolitan Books 2006
Unintended Consequences How war in Iraq strengthened America's enemies
Peter W. Galbraith Simon and Schuster 2008
The Prosperity Agenda What the world wants from America, and what we need in return
Nancy Soderberg and Brian Katulis Wiley 2008
INVESTMENT go to TOP
LABOR go to TOP
MANAGEMENT go to TOP
In Search of Excellence Lessons from America's Best-Run Companies
Thomas J. Peters and Robert H. Waterman Jr. Harper and Row 1982
In Search of Excellence Lessons from America's Best-Run Companies
Thomas J Peters and Robert H. Waterman Jr. Harper and Row 1982
Re-Imagine Business Excellence in a Disruptive Age
Tom Peters DK Dorling Kindersley 2003
The Circle of Innovation You can't shrink your way to greatness
Tom Peters Alfred A. Knopf 1998
The Drucker Lectures Essential Lessons on Management, Society and Economy
Peter F. Drucker Editor: Rick Wartzmaan McGraw Hill 2010
The Definitive Drucker Challenges for Tomorrow's Executives ... Final Advice from the Father of Modern Management
Elizabeth Haas Edersheim McGraw Hill 2007
The Gospel according to the Harvard Business School The education of America's Managerial Elite ... the Case of Section B
Peter Cohen Doubleday 1973
Triple Corwn Leadership Building Excellent. Ethical and Enduring Organizations
Bob Vanourek and Gregg Vanourek McGraw Hill 2012
Breaking Through The Making of Minority Executives in Corporate America
David A. Thomas, John J. Gabarro HBS Press 1999
Judgement How winning leaders make great calls
Noel M Tichy and Warren G Bennis Portfolio 2007
The Change Function
Pip Coburn Portfolio 2006
Making Bureaucracies Think The Environmental Impact Statement, Strategy of Administrative Reform
Serge Taylor Stanford University Press 1984
Wage Differentials An international comparison
Edited by Toshiaki Tachibanaki MacMillan Press Ltd 1998
Hardball Are you playing to play or playing to win
George Stalk and Rob Lachenauer Harvard Business School Press 2004
Your Management Sucks See details inside
Mark Stevens Crown Business 2006
Corporate Strategy and the Search for Ethics
R. Edward Freeman, Daniel R. Gilbert Jr. Prentice Hall 1988
Value Migration How to Think Several Moves Ahead of the Competition
Adrian J. Slywotzky Harvard Business School Press 1996
Knowledge and Value Introductory Readings in Philosophy
Elmer Sprague and Paul W. Taylor Harcourt, Brace 1959
Re-Inventing the Corporation Transforming your job and your company for the new information society
John Naisbitt and Patricia Aburdene Warner Books 1985
Governance in a Globalizing World
Joseph S. Nye and John D. Donahue Brookings Institution Press 2000
Achieving Excellence in Fund Raising
Henry A Rosso & Associates, Eugene R. Tempel Editor Jossey Bass 2003
None of Us Is as Good as All of Us How McDonalds Prospers by Embracing Inclusion and Diversity
Patricia Sowell Harris Wiley 2009
Einstein in the Boardroom Moving Beyond Intellectual Capital to I-Stuff
Suzanne S. Harrison and Patrick H. Sullivan Sr. Wiley 2006
Six Sigma The Breakthrough Management Strategy Revolutionizing the World's Top Corporations
Mikel Harry and Richard Schroeder Doubleday 2000
Growing a Business
Paul Hawken Simon and Schuster 1987
The Only Sustainable Edge Why Business Strategy Depends on Productive Friction and Dynamic Specialization
John Hagel III and John Seely Brown Harvard Business School Press 2005
Beyond Success Redefining the Meaning of Prosperity
Jeffrey L Gitterman AMACOM 2009
Future Perfect The Case for Progress in a Networked Age
Steven Johnson Riverhead Books 2012
Where Good Ideas Come From The Natural History of Innovation
Steven Johnson Riverhead Books 2010
In Search of Business Value Ensuring a return on your technology investment
Robert McDowell and William L Simon SelectBooks Inc. 2004
MARKETING go to TOP
Brand Name Bullies The Quest to Own and Control Culture
David Bollier Wiley 2005
The Brand Bubble The looming crisis in brand value and how to avoid it
John Gerzema and Ed Lebar Jossey Bass 2008
The Power of Product Platforms Building Value and Cost Leadership
Marc H. Meyer amd Alvin P. Lehnerd The Free Press 1997
What Women Want The Global Marketplacve Turns Female Friendly
Paco Underhill Simon and Schuster 2010
Treasure Hunt Inside the Mind of the New Consumer
Michael J. Silverstein with John Butman Portfolio 2006
MEDIA go to TOP
What Liberal Media The Truth about BIAS and the News
Eric Alterman Basic Books 2003
Blogging Heroes Interviews with 30 of the World's Top Bloggers
Michael A. Banks Wiley 2008
Divas Uncovered
Michael McAvennie Pocket Books 2005
MICROFINANCE go to TOP
Small Loans, Big Dreams How Nobel Prize Winner Muhammad Yunus and Microfinance are Changing the World
Alex Counts Wiley 2008
ORGANIZED CRIME go to TOP
Mafia Son The Scarpa Mob Family, the FBI and a Story of Betrayal
Sandra Harmon St. Martin's Griffin 2009
PEOPLE go to TOP
Unlimited Access An FBI agent inside the Clinton White House
Gary Aldrich Regnery Publishing 1996
Nixon The Education of a Politician 1913-1962
Stephen E. Ambrose Simon and Schuster 1987
A Woman in Charge The Life of Hillary Rodham Clinton
Carl Bernstein Alfred a Knopf 2007
The Conquerors Roosevelt, Truman and the destruction of Hitler's Germany 1941 - 1945
Michael Beschloss Simon and Schuster 2002
Our Crowd The Great Jewish Families of New York
Stephen Birmingham Harper and Row, 1967
The Dark Side of Power The Real Armond Hammer
Carl Blumay with Henry Edwards Simon and Schuster 1992
Outrageous Fortune The rise and ruin of Conrad and Lady Black
Tome Bower Harper Collins 2006
David Brinkley A Memoir
David Brinkley Alfred B Knopf 1995
Kissinger
Marvin Kalb, Bernard Kalb Little Brown and Company 1974
Witness to Power The Nixon Years
John Ehrlichman Simon and Schuster 1982
Eisenhower at war 1943-1945
David Eisenhower Random House 1986
Mountbatten A biography
Philip Ziegler Knopf 1985
The Right Man The Surprise Presidency of George W. Bush
David Frum Randon House 2003
Boom! Voices of the Sixties ... personal reflections on the 60s and today
Tom Brokaw Random House 2007
Master of the Game How Steve Ross made the light fantastic from undertaker to creator of the largest media conglomerate in the world
Connie Bruck Simon and Schuster 1994
Vernon Can Read A Memoir
Vernon E. Jordan Jr. Public Affairs 2001
In All His Glory The Life of William Paley, the Legendary Tycoon and his Brilliant Circle
Sally Bedell Smith Simon and Schuster 1990
Mussolini
Denis Mack Smith Alfred A. Knopf 1982
In Retrospect The Tragedy and Lessons of Vietnam
Robert S. McNamara Times Books 1995
Bill Moyers Journal The Conversation Continues
Bill Moyers The New Press 2011
Marlborough: His Life and Times
Winston S. Churchill (Abridged) Scribners 1968
Strange Justice The Selling of Clarence Thomas
Jane Mayer and Jill Abramson Houghton Mifflin 1994
Martha Inc. The Incredible Story of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia
Christopher M. Byron John Wiley and Son Inc. 2002
Iacocca An autobiography
Lee Iacocca with William Novak Bantam Books 1984
Where Have All the Leaders Gone?
Lee Iacocca with Catherine Whitney Scribner 2007
The Man Who Owns the News Inside the Secret World of Rupert Murdoch
Michael Wolff Broadway Books 2008
The Final Days
Bob Woodward, Carl Bernstein Simon and Schuster 1976
State of Denial Bush at War Part III
Bob Woodward Simon and Schuster 2006
The Agenda Inside the Clinton White House
Bob Woodward Simon and Schuster 1994
Theodore H. White at Large The best of his magazine writing 1939 to 1986
White edited by Edward T. Thompson Pantheon 1992
Harry and Teddy The turbulent friendship of press lord Henry R. Luce and his favorite reporter Theodore H. White
Thomas Griffith Random House 1995
A Reporter's Life
Walter Cronkite Alfred A. Knopf 1996
Winning
Jack Welch with Suzy Welch Harper Business 2005
Jack - Straight from the Gut
Jack Welch with John A. Byrne Warner Business Books 2001
Jack Welch and the GE Way Management insights and leadership secrets of the legendary CEO
Robert Slater McGraw Hill 1999
A Moment of Crisis Jimmy Carter, the power of peacemaker, and North Korea's nuclear ambitions
Marion Creekmore, Jr. Public Affairs 2006
The Warren Buffett Way Investment Strategies of the World's Greatest Investor
Robert G. Hagstrom Jr Wiley 1994
20th Century Journey A Memoir of a Life and the Times. THE START: 1904-1930
William L Shirer Simon and Schuster 1976
The Greenspan Effect Words that Move the World's Markets
David B. Sicilia and Jeffrey L Cruikshank McGraw Hill 2000
Too Close to Call. Power and Politics – John Major in No. 10
Sarah Hogg and Jonathan Hill Little, Brown and Company. 1995
The Prince of the City Guiliani, New York and the Genius of American Life
Fred Siegel Encounter Books 2005
The First Billion is the Hardest
Reflections on a life of comebacks and America,s Energy Future T. Boone Pickens Crown Business Books 2008
Bushworld Enter at Your Own Risk
Maureen Dowd Putnam 2004
Conflict and Crisis The Presidentcy of Harry S. Truman 1945-1948
Robert J.Donavan Norton 1977
House of Bush ... House of Saud The secret relationship between the world's two most powerful dynasties
Craig Unger Scribner 2004
Once Upon a Time A True Story
Gloria Vanderbilt Alfred A. Knopf, 1985
Eminent Churchillians
Andrew Roberts Simon and Schuster 1994
David Rockefeller Memoirs
David Rockefeller Randon House 2003
Abraham Lincoln The Prairie Years and the War Years
Carl Sandburg Harcourt, Brace and Company 1954
Harry S. Truman
Margaret Truman William Morrow and Company 1972
Harvests of Joy My Passion for Excellence ... How the Good Life Became a Great Business
Robert Mondavi Harvourt Brace 1998
The Price of Loyalty George W. Bush, the White House and the Education of Paul o'Neill
Ron Suskind Simon and Scg=huster 2004
Confessions of an Economic Hit Man
John Perkins Berratt Koehler 2004
Backstabbing for Beginners My crash course in international diplomacy
Michael Soussan Nation Books 2008
Rigged The true story of an Ivy Leagues kid who changed the world of oil from Wall Street to Dubai
Ben Mezrich William Morrow 2007
Three Cups of Tea One man's mission to promote peace ... one school at a time
Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin Viking 2006
A Colossal Failure of Common Sense The inside story of the collapse of Lehman Brothers
Lawrence G. McDonald Crown Business 2009
Thirty Days Tony Blair and the Test of History
Peter Stothard Harper Collins 2003
Tony Blair The Making of a World Leader
Philip Stephens Viking 2004
Rumsfeld's War The untold story of America's anit-terrorist Commander
Rowan Scarborough Regnery 2004
A Life in our Times Memoirs
John Kenneth Galbraith Andre Deutsch 1981
The Acting President Ronald Reagan and the Supporting Players who helped him create the illusion that held America spellbound
Bob Schieffer and Gary Paul Gates E.P.Dutton 1989
Katherine Graham's Washington A huge, rich gathering of articles. memoirs humor and history that brings to life her beloved city
Chosen by Katherine Graham Alfred A. Knopf 2002
In and Uncertain World Tough Choices from Wall Street to Washington
Robert E. Rubin and Jacob Weisberg Random House 2003
Talking Back ... To Presidents, Dictators, and Assorted Scoundrels
Andrea Mitchell Viking 2003
Talking Back ... to Presidents, Dictators and Assorted Scoundrels
Andrea Mitchell Viking 2005
The Age of Turbulence Adventures in a New World
Alan Greenspan The Penguin Press 2007
Unfit for Command Swift Boat Veterans speak out against John Kerry
John E. O'Neill and Jerome R. Corsi Ph.D. Regnery Publishing Inc 2004
On the Brink Inside the race to stop the collapse of the global financial system
Henry M. Paulson Jr. Business Plus 2010
Tearing Down the Walls How Sandy Weill fought his way to the tope of the financial world ... and then nearly lost it all
Monica Langley Wall Street Journal Book 2003
Turn Around How Carlos Ghosn Rescued Nissan
David Magee Harper Business 2003
Perot An Unauthorized Biography
Todd Mason Business One Irwin 1990
POLITICS go to TOP
How to Get Stupid White Men Out of Office The anti-politics, un-boring guide to power
Edited by Adrienne Maree Brown and William Upski Wimsatt Soft Skull Press 2004
Banana Republicans How the Right Wing is turning America into a one-party state
Sheldon Rampton and John Stauber Jeremy P Tarcher, Penguin
Economic Origins of Jeffersonian Democracy A reprint of work published in 1915
Charles A Beard Free Press Paperback 1965
Fooled Again How the Right Stole the 2004 Election and Why They'll Steal the Next One Too (Unless We Stop Them)
Mark Crispin Miller Basic Books 2005
Worse than Watergate The Secret Presidency of George W. Bush
John W. Dean Little, Brown and Company 2004
Lies and the Lying Liars who tell them A fair and balanced look at the Right
Al Franken Dutton 2003
The Truth with jokes
Al Franken Dutton 2005
Winning Back America
Howard Dean Simon and Schuster 2003
To Renew America
Newt Gingrich Harper Collins 1995
Positively American Winning back the middle class majority one family at a time
Senator Chuck Schumer Rodale 2007
Supreme Chaos The Politics of Judicial Confirmation and the Culture War
Judge Charles Pickering Stroud and Hall 2005
CATO Handbook for Congress Policy Recommendations for the 108th Congress
Edward H. Crane and others Cato Institute 2003
Common Ground How to Stop the Partisan War that is Destroying America
Cal Thomas and Bob Beckel Morrow 2007
Blood Sport The President and his Adversaries
James B. Stewart Simon and Schuster 1996
The Presidents Club Inside the world's most exclusive fraternity
Nancy Gibbs and Michael Duffy Simon and Schuster 2012
The Disaster Lobby
Melvin J. Grayson, Thomas R. Shephard Jr. Follet Publishing Company 1973
The Greatest Story Ever Sold The decline and fall of truth ... from 9/11 to Katrina
Frank Rich Penguin Books 2006
Catastrophe How Obama, Congress and Special Interests are transforming a slump into a crash, freedom into socialism and a disaster in a catastrophe and how to fight back
Dick Morris and Eileen McGann Harper Collins 2009
The Tyranny of the Majority Fundamental Fairness in Representative Democracy
Lani Guinier. Free Press, 1994
Game Change Obama and the Clintons, McCain and Palin, and the Race of a Lifetime
John Heilemann and Mark Halnerin Harper Collings 2010
All's Fair Love, War and Running for President
Mary Matalin and James Carville Random House, Simon and Schuster 1994
The Press Effect Politicians, journalists and the stories that shape the political world
Kathleen Hall Jamieson and Paul Waldman Oxford University Press 2003
PRODUCTION go to TOP
includes all aspects of industrial reorganization and reengineering
The Production Dilemma Roadblock to Innovation in the Automobile Industry
Willam J Abernathy Johns Hopkins University Press 1978
Reengineering the Corporation A manifesto for business revolution
Michael Hammer and James Champy Harper Business 1993
Beyond Reengineering How Process Centered Organization is Changing
Michael Hammer Harper Business 1996
REGION go to TOP
The End of the Line The Failure of Communism in the Soviet Union and China
Christopher S. Wren Simon and Schuster 1990
The End of the Line The Failure of Communism in the Soviet Union and China
Christopher S. Wren Simon and Schuster 1990
The New Central Asia The Creation of Nations
Olivier Roy New York University Press 2005
Pacific Rising
Simon Winchester Prentice Hall 1991
Kingmakers The Invention of the Modern Middle East
Karl E. Meyer and Shareen Blair Brysac W.W. Norton & Company 2008
The Middle East The History, The Cultures, The Conflicts, The Faiths.
Kelly Knauer, Editor, Time Books 2006
The Case for Peace How the Arab-Israeli conflict can be resolved
Alan Dershowitz John Wiley and Sons 2005
A Path Out of the Desert A grand strategy for America and the Middle East
Kenneth M. Pollack Random House 2008
Inside Africa
John Gunther Harper and Brothers 1953
Inside Australia
John Gunther Harper and Row 1972
RELIGION go to TOP
The Great Theft Wrestling Islam from the extremists
Khaled Abou El Fadl Harper SanFrancisco 2005
SOCIETY go to TOP
The Bell Curve Intelligence and Class Structure in American Life
Richard J. Herrnsteing and Charles Murray The Free Press 1994
Civilization A Personal View
Kenneth Clark Harper and Row, 1969
The Rise of the Creative Class and how it's transforming work, leisure, community and everyday life
Richard Florida Basic Books 2002
SOFTWARE go to TOP
includes books about information technology (IT)
The Success of Open Source
Steven Weber Harvard University Press 2004
The Information Paradox Realizing the Business Benefits of Information Technology
John Thorp and DMR's Center for Strategic Leadership McGraw-Hill Ryserson 1998
TERRORISM go to TOP
Imperial Hubris Why the West is losing the war on terror
Anonymous Brassey's Inc. 2004
Against All Enemies Inside America's War on Terror
Richard A. Clarke Free Press 2004
Unchecked and Unbalanced Presidential Power in a Time of Terror
Frederick A.O.Schwartz Jr. and Aziz Z Huq The New Press 2007
Less Safe Less Free Why America is Losing the War on Terror
David Cole and Jules Lobel The New Press 2007
Al-Quaeda's Armies Middle East Affilitate Groups and the Next Generation of Terror
Jonathan Schanzer The Washington Institute for Near East Policy / Specialist Press International
Al Qaeda's Great Escape The Military and the Media on Terror's Trail
Philip Smucker Brassey's Inc 2004
UNITED NATIONS go to TOP
UN Peace Operations A collection of primary documents and readings governing the conduct of multilateral peace operations
Walter Gary Sharp, Sr. American Heritage Custom Publishing Group 1995
WAR go to TOP
War on Two Fronts An infrantry commander's war in Iraq and the Pentagon
Col. Christopher P Hughes Casemate 2007
Washington Goes to War The extraordinary story of the transformation of a city and a nation
David Brinkley Alfred A Knopf 1988
War in a Time of Peace Bush, Clinton and the Generals
David Halberstam A Touchstone Book / Simon and Schuster


The Iranian Time Bomb The Mullah's quest for destruction
Michael A Ledeen St. Matrin's Press 2007
Three Cups of Tea One man's mission to promote peace ... one school at a time
Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin Viking 2006
Conflict and Crisis The Presidentcy of Harry S. Truman 1945-1948
Robert J.Donavan Norton 1977

Done Deals Venture Capitalists Tell Their Stories
Edited by Udayan Gupta Harvard Business School Press 2000
An Easy Burden The Civil Rights Movement and the Transformation of America
Andrew Young Harper Collins 1996
Guide to Business Modelling
John Tennent and Graham Friend The Economist 2005
Guide to Business Planning
Graham Friedn and Stefan Zehle The Economist 2004
The Greatest Story Ever Sold The decline and fall of truth from 9/11 to Katrina
Frank Rich The Penguin Press 2006
The Work of Nations Preparing ourselves for 21st century capitalism
Robert B. Reich Knopf 1991
The Death of the West How dying populations and immigration invasions imperil our country and civilization
Patrick J. Buchanan Thomas Dunne Books ... St. Martins Press 2002
An Introduction to Economic Reasoning
Marshall A. Robinson, Herbert C. Morton, James D. Calderwood The Brookings Institutions 1962
The First 90 Days Critical Success Strategies for New Leaders at All Levels
Michael Watkins Harvard Business School Press 2003
The Endangered Planet Prospects and Proposals for Human Survival
Richard A. Falk Random House 1971
Inside Investment Banking Insider trading, the impact of innovation and the future of industry
Ernest Bloch Dow Jones-Irwin 1989

Rethinking Money How currencies turn scarcity into prosperity
Bernard Lietaer and Jacqui Dunne Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.2013
The Superpower Agenda What the world wants from America ... and what we need in return
Nancy Soderberg and Brian Katulis Wiley 2008
Clinton's Secret Wars The evolution of a Commander in Chief
Richard Sale Thomas Dunne Books ... St. Martins Press 2009
Everything you've heard about investing is wrong! How to profit from the comming post-bull markets
William H. Gross Times Business 1997
The Collapse of the Common Good How America's Lawsuit Culture Undermines Our Freedom
Philip K. Howard Ballantine Books 2001
Making the World Work Better The Ideas that Shaped a Century and a Company
Kevin Maney, Steve Hamm, Jeffrey M. O'Brian IBM Press
A Tribute to John F. Kennedy
Edited by Pierre Salinger and Sander Vanocur Encyclopedia Britannica 1964
Effective Small Business Management An Entrepreurial Approach
Norman M. Scarborough, Douglas L. Wilson, Thomas W. Zimmerer Pearson Prentice Hall 2009
Fixed Income Analysis for the Chartered Financial Analyst Program
Frank J. Fabozzi Association for Investment Management and Research (AIMR) 2000
The Only Sustainable Edge Why business strategy depends on productive friction and dynamic specialization
John Hagel III, John Seely Brown Harvard Business School Press 2005



Henry Kissinger ... The White House Years
Henry Kissinger Little Brown and Company 1979
Relationships that enable enterprise change Leveraging the client consultant connection
Ron A Carucci, William A Pasmore Jossey-Bass Pfeiffer 2002
The Soprano State New Jersey's Culture of Corruption
Bob Ingle and Sandy McClure St. Martin's Press 2008
FedEx Delivers How the World's Leading Shipping Company Keeps Innovating and Outperforming Competition
Madan Birla John Wiley & Son 2005
Longitudes and Attitudes Exploring the World after September 11 Thomas L. Friedman Farrar Straus and Giroux 2002
Rediscovering China Dynamics and Dilemmas of Reform Cheng Li Rowman and Littlefield Publichers Inc 1997
Simply Speaking How to Communicate Your Ideas with Style, Substance and Clarity Peggy Noonan Regan Books 1991
Lloyds of London The risky business, colorful history and turbultent futue of the world's most famous insurance group Godfrey Hodgson Viking Penguin 1984
The Warburgs The 20th Century Odyssey of a remarkable Jewish family Ron Chernow Random House 1993
Open Society Reforming Global Capitalism
George Soros Public Affairs 2000
The Sustainable Enterprise Fieldbook When iot all comes together
Edited by Jeana Wirtenberg with William Russel and David Lipsky AMACOM 2009



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