Politics & government

    Paradox of Our National Security Complex

    By Richard Otto

    Paperback £14.45

    Predominance of the National Security Complex in government has undermined American liberty and security.

    Corporations and American Democracy

    Hardback £23.42

    Recent Supreme Court decisions in Citizens United and other high-profile cases have sparked disagreement about the role of corporations in American democracy. Bringing together scholars of history, law, and political science, Corporations and American Democracy provides essential grounding for today's policy debates.

    Building Democracy in the Yugoslav Successor States: Accomplishments, Setbacks, and Challenges Since 1990

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    A comprehensive analysis of how the Yugoslav successor states have coped with the challenges of building democracy since 1990.

    The Forgotten Flight: Terrorism, Diplomacy and the Pursuit of Justice

    By Stuart H Newberger

    Hardback £14.46

    Combining the international intrigue of le Carre with the courtroom drama of John Grisham, this real-life legal thriller asks how we can bring leaders of sovereign nations to account for their crimes

    Fate of the West

    By Bill Emmott

    Hardback £14.46

    When faced with global instability and economic uncertainty, it is tempting for states to react by closing borders, hoarding wealth and solidifying power. We have seen it at various times in Japan, France and Italy and now it is infecting all of Europe and America, as the vote for Brexit...


    By Adrian Levy

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    The extraordinary inside story of Osama bin Laden and Al Qaeda in the years after 9/11. Following the attacks on the Twin Towers, Osama bin Laden, the most wanted man in the world, eluded intelligence services and Special Forces units for almost a decade. Using remarkable, first-person testimony from bin...

    John Major: An Unsuccessful Prime Minister?

    By Kevin Hickson

    Hardback £17.46

    The first political biography of John Major and his government. A timely reassessment of a forgotten man of British politics

    Law of Nations and the United States Constitution

    By Anthony J Bellia Jr

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    The Law of Nations and the United States Constitution offers a new lens through which anyone interested in constitutional governance in the United States should analyze the role and status of customary international law in U.S. courts. The book explains that the law of nations has not interacted with the...

    Legalizing Drugs

    By Steve Rolles

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    By Martin Pearce

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    Sir Maurice Oldfield was one of the most important British spies of the Cold War era. A farmer's son from a provincial grammar school who found himself accidentally plunged into the world of espionage, Sir Maurice was the first Chief of MI6 who didn't come to the role via the...

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