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Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House. HARD COVER EDITION
First as Tragedy, Then as Farce

Billions of dollars were hastily poured into the global banking system in a frantic attempt at financial stabilisation. So why has it not been possible to bring the same forces to bear in addressing w..

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Fix: How Nations Survive and Thrive in a World in Decline

Longlisted for the FT/McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award 2016 The world's most intractable problems solved: ambitious lessons in leadership and hope from free-thinkers and innovators who ha..

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Fixing the System: A History of Populism, Ancient and Modern

Populism is a genuine 'third way' in politics, a middle path between the extremes of corporate anarchy and collective authoritarianism. It is a trenchant and timely study.Populism is distinguished fro..

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Flashpoints: the Emerging Crisis in Europe

A major new book by the New York Times bestselling author and geopolitical forecaster. In Flashpoints, Friedman zooms in on the region that has been the cultural hotbed of the world - Europe - and ex..

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Fools, Frauds and Firebrands: Thinkers of the New Left

The thinkers who have been most influential on the attitudes of the New Left are examined in this study by one of the leading critics of leftist orientations in modern Western civilization. Scruton be..

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Fourth Revolution: The Global Race to Reinvent the State

In The Fourth Revolution, John Micklethwait and Adrian Wooldridge ask: what is the state actually for? Their remarkable book describes the three great revolutions in its history, and the fourth which ..

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Freedom Next Time

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Freedom's Salesman: Collected Articles and speeches by Australia's senator for liberty.

Collection of previously published and delivered articles and speeches covering: Becoming a poltician; balancing the Budget; tax and superannuation; minimum wage; free trade; child care and health..

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From A to Biba: The Autobiography of Barbara Hulanicki

Barbara Hulanicki tells the story of the rise and fall of the tiny, energetic boutique that grew into a vast emporium and epitomised Swinging London. The Biba store was to become an icon of hip '60s a..

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From Cold War to Hot Peace: The Inside Story of Russia and America

In 2008, when Michael McFaul was asked to leave his perch at Stanford and join an unlikely presidential campaign, he had no idea that he would find himself at the beating heart of one of today's most ..

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From Marxism to Post-Marxism?

In this pithy and panoramic work-both stimulating for the specialist and accessible to the general reader-one of the world's leading social theorists, Goeran Therborn, traces the trajectory of Marxism..

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From Russia with Blood: Putin's Ruthless Killing Campaign and Secret War on the West

Orwell Prize-nominated journalist Heidi Blake uncovers exclusive details of Vladimir Putin's worldwide meddling with dissident voices. This is the explosive and true story of how Russia operates in ou..

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From the Corner of the Oval Office: One woman's true story of her accidental career in the Obama White House

In 2012, Beck Dorey-Stein was just scraping by in Washington DC when a posting on Craigslist landed her, improbably, in the Oval Office as one of Barack Obama's stenographers. The ultimate DC outsider..

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Gaza Under Hamas: From Islamic Democracy to Islamist Governance

Hamas is designated a terrorist organization by Israel, the EU, the USA and the UN. It has made itself notorious for its violent radicalism and uncompromising rejection of the Jewish state. So after i..

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Gaza: Preparing for Dawn

A coastal civilisation open to the world. A flourishing port on a major international trading route. This was Gaza's past. Can it be its future? Today, Gaza is home to a uniquely imprisoned peopl..

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Generation Rent

Increasing numbers of young New Zealanders rent, rather than own, their homes. In some places house prices are simply too expensive relative to incomes. For this generation of renters, the dream of ho..

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Global Discontents: Conversations on the Rising Threats to Democracy

An essential guide to geopolitics in 2017 -- and how we should be fighting back -- from the world's leading public intellectualWhat kind of world are we leaving to our grandchildren? How are the disco..

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Global Environmental Politics: Problems, Policy and Practice

Concern about humanity's impact on the planet has never been greater, but what are the drivers of environmental change? This wide-ranging introductory textbook outlines the competing explanations of w..

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Global Minotaur, The: America, Europe and the Future of the Global Economy

In this remarkable and provocative book, Yanis Varoufakis, former finance minister of Greece, explodes the myth that financialisation, ineffectual regulation of banks, greed and globalisation were the..

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Globalization and Its Discontents

**Over 1 million copies sold worldwide**MAJOR NEW EDITIONFrom Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz, Globalization and its Discontents is the bestselling expose of the all-powerful organizations that control..

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Government for the  Public Good: The Surprising Science of  Large-Scale Collective Action: 2018

Fast-paced, globally informed and wittily written - Professor Danny Dorling, Oxford University One of the epochal shifts of the last 40 years has been to entrust markets with many of the tasks pr..

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Government of No One, The

Often associated with chaos or disorder, anarchy defies definition and routinely gets a bad press. And yet from Occupy to Pussy Riot, Noam Chomsky to David Graeber, this philosophical and political mo..

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Great Divide

Why has inequality increased in the Western world - and what can we do about it? In The Great Divide, Joseph E. Stiglitz expands on the diagnosis he offered in his best-selling book The Price of Inequ..

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Great Successor, The

THE GREAT SUCCESSOR is an irreverent yet insightful quest to understand the life of Kim Jong Un, one of the world's most secretive dictators. Kim's life is swathed in myth and propaganda, from the pla..

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Ground Between: Navigating the Oil and Mining Debate in New Zealand: 2017

Battles over oil and mining developments in New Zealand are fierce and polarised. Often presented as a simple trade-off between conservation or quick profit, the debate leaves little space for discuss..

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Growing Apart: Regional Prosperity in New Zealand

New Zealand is a small place, but its regions are not the same. Shamubeel Eaqub highlights the changing economic fortunes of people in different parts of New Zealand - the growing wedge between our re..

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Growing Pains

We are now living in a world where Brexit and Trump are daily realities. But how did this come about? And what does it mean for the future? Populism and ultra-nationalism brought about the rise o..

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Guilty as Sin: Uncovering New Evidence of Corruption and How Hillary Clinton and the Democrats Derailed the FBI Investigation

A New York Times Bestseller! When FBI Director James Comey announced in July that Hillary Clinton would not be indicted for mishandling classified information, America was stunned. Had the scandal-hap..

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Hamas, Jihad and Popular Legitimacy: Reinterpreting Resistance in Palestine

This book investigates the many faces of Hamas and examines its ongoing evolution as a resistance organisation in the context of the Israel/Palestine conflict. Specifically, the work interrogates Hama..

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Has the West Lost It?: A Provocation

Kishore Mahbubani's timely polemic argues passionately for the West to cease imposing its ideology on the world and intervening in the affairs of other nations. Mahbubani examines the West's greatest ..

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HATE: Why We Should Resist it With Free Speech, Not Censorship

HATE dispels misunderstandings plaguing our perennial debates about hate speech vs. free speech, showing that the First Amendment approach promotes free speech and democracy, equality, and societal ha..

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Have Your Say - Influencing Public Policy in N.Z.

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Health of the People, The

In August 2016, 40 per cent of the residents of Havelock North were suddenly struck down by a serious bacterial infection. The outbreak of campylobacter, caused by the contamination of the water suppl..

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Heretic: Why Islam Needs a Revolution Now

While the world of political Islam continues to be dominated by acts of violence and a separatist agenda, there are signs of reform in the Arab Spring movement. Ayaan Hirsi Ali who has been at the for..

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Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party

The #1 New York Times bestseller and source for the blockbuster feature film Hillary's America, the top-grossing documentary of 2016...Dinesh D'Souza, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Americ..

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History of Democracy: A Marxist Interpretation

The concept of democracy has become tarnished in recent years, as governments become disconnected from voters and pursue unpopular policies. And yet the ideal of democracy continues to inspire movemen..

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Home Truths: Confronting New Zealand's Housing Crisis

Housing affordability. Unhealthy homes. Wealth inequality. Environmental sustainability. Social mobility. The state of New Zealand housing is central to major issues confronting this country. In this ..

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Hoodwinked: How Pauline Hanson Fooled a Nation

'Very few public figures can claim the level of fame, or infamy, that Pauline does. So much so, her surname isn't needed. Everyone knows her, or knows of her, and nearly everyone has a passionate view..

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House of Trump, House of Putin: The Untold Story of Donald Trump and the Russian Mafia

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER 'A bombshell.' Daily Mail 'Damning, terrifying and enraging.' The Spectator 'The story Unger weaves with his original reporting is fresh, illuminating and ..

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How Democracies Die

Two Harvard professors explain the dangerous world we face todayDemocracies can die with a coup d'etat - or they can die slowly. This happens most deceptively when in piecemeal fashion, with the elect..

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How Democracies Die: What History Reveals About Our Future

Democracies can die with a coup d'etat - or they can die slowly. This happens most deceptively when in piecemeal fashion, with the election of an authoritarian leader, the abuse of governmental power ..

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How Democracies Die: What History Tells Us About Our Future

Democracies die in three stages: the election of an authoritarian leader, the concentration and abuse of governmental power and finally, the complete repression of opposition and citizens. The first ..

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How Democracy Ends

'Scintillating ... thought-provoking ... one of the very best of the great crop of recent books on the subject.' - Observer Democracy has died hundreds of times, all over the world. We think we k..

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How Did We Get into This Mess?: Politics, Equality, Nature

Here are some of the things I try to fight: undemocratic power, corruption, deception of the public, environmental destruction, injustice, inequality and the misallocation of resources, waste, denial,..

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How the Hell Did This Happen?: The US Election of 2016

No comedian could have written the joke this election cycle has been. The punch line is too ridiculous (whoever the punch line is going to be). Celebrated political satirist, journalist, and diehard R..

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How the World Works

With exceptional clarity and power of argument, Noam Chomsky lays bare as no one else can the realities of contemporary geopolitics. Divided into four sections, originally published in the US only as ..

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How to Be a Marxist in Philosophy

In How to Be a Marxist in Philosophy one of the most famous Marxist philosophers of the 20th century shares his concept of what it means to function fruitfully as a political thinker within the discip..

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How to Defend Humane Ideals : Substitutes for Objectivity

LOCAL AUTHOR! (Please note: This is a reprint of the original 2000 Hardcover edition) One of the principal moral and psychological problems of our time is whether humane ideals can be defend..

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How To Improve Your Mind : 20 Keys to Unlock the Modern World

In How to Improve Your Mind, renowned psychologist James R. Flynn presents 20 key concepts to aid critical thinking and empower individuals to critically analyze what they read, hear, and see in our i..

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How to Lose a Country: The 7 Steps from Democracy to Dictatorship

An urgent call to action from one of Europe's most well-regarded political thinkers. How to Lose a Country: The 7 Steps from Democracy to Dictatorship is a field guide to spotting the insidious patter..

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