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    0900 hours, 11th September, 2012. Darkness cloaks the American Embassy in Libya. The flag is flying at half-mast, to commemorate the eleventh anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks on America. With...

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    In this major new volume, Douglas Alexander and Ian Kearns bring together a group of new world thinkers, diplomats, visionaries and statesmen to review the radical changes under way and to explore their implications for our foreign policy.

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    Linking the lawless Horn of Africa to Saudi Arabia and the Gulf, Yemen is a strategically vital country on the brink of collapse, whose implosion, combined with a growing Al Qaeda presence, could have consequences for the whole Middle East and beyond.

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    From the first Arab-Islamic Empire of the mid-seventh century to the Ottomans, the last great Muslim empire, the story of the Middle East has been the story of the rise and fall of universal empires and, no less important, of imperialist dreams. So argues Efraim Karsh in this highly provocative book.

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    In On Western Terrorism Noam Chomsky, world renowned dissident intellectual, discusses Western power and propaganda with filmmaker and investigative journalist Andre Vltchek. The discussion weaves historical narrative with the two men's personal experiences which have led them to a life of activism.

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    Peter Snow sheds light on an unparalleled moment in American history, using eyewitness accounts and his compelling narrative style.

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    Greene's unique case study shows how the distinctive world view of a political leader defined foreign policy, by shaping Britain's response to Islamist violence and its interconnected approach to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

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    Capitalism as a global system barely allows the needs of the majority of the world's population to be met. Whether from an industrialized country such as the US or from South Africa, the need for an alternative can be felt all over the world.

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    Allies with the Infidel places the events of 1543 in the context of the power politics of the sixteenth century. Relying on contemporary Ottoman and French sources, it presents the realpolitik of diplomacy with 'infidels' in the early modern era.

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    Foreign Intervention in Africa chronicles the foreign political and military interventions in Africa from 1956 to 2010, during the periods of decolonisation and the Cold War, as well as during the periods of state collapse and the 'global war on terror'.

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    German Europe delves into how the euro turned out to be very good for Germany, how Chancellor Angela Merkel became the informal Queen of Europe and the fundamental changes that have happened in the European landscape of power.

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    From the acclaimed, award-winning author of Dark Continent and Hitler's Empire, comes a visionary, far-reaching history of two centuries of international government that also goes to the heart of current world crises.

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    In this book, Gardels and Berggruen assert that both China and the West must adapt in an increasingly mutli-centred world, and that a new system of 'intelligent governance' is required to put this into practice.

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    Life in Palestine today - what it is really like - day to day, from the Orwell Prize winning author, Raja Shehadeh.

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    The recent financial and economic crisis has forced governments and people from around the globe to ask some hard questions about how democracy has evolved. Some of these are old questions; others ...

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    James Barr brings this overlooked clandestine struggle back to life, and reveals, for the first time, the stunning way in which the French finally got their revenge.

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    A provocative new theory of political economy explaining why the world is divided into nations with wildly differing levels of prosperity. Why are some nations more prosperous than others?

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    Looking at a range of themes and regions, this book provides a challenging basis for rethinking America’s international leadership.

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    In this title, Jack Matlock refutes the enduring idea that the United States forced the collapse of the Soviet Union by applying military and economic pressure, with wide-ranging implications for U.S. foreign policy.

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    In this comprehensive comparative analysis of the transpacific alliance and its political, economic, and social foundations, Kent Calder, a leading Japan specialist, asserts that bilateral relations between the two countries are dangerously eroding as both seek broader options in a globally oriented world.

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    Globalization: Key Thinkers offers a critical commentary on the leading thinkers in the contemporary globalization debate, as well as new arguments about the future direction of globalization thinking. The book guides the reader through the key arguments of leading thinkers, explaining their place in the wider globalization debate and evaluating their critical reception

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    A story of oil and gas, corruption and naked power, Oilopoly is an indispensable read for anyone interested in world politics and the future of our global energy supply.

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    The mandate to protect human lives has given rise to a new form of humanitarian government that moves from one crisis to the next, applying the same battery of technical expertise and reducing people with particular histories and hopes to mere lives to be rescued. This book explores these contemporary states of emergency.

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    This stunning book, based on KGB archives that have never come to light before, provides the most complete account of Soviet espionage in America ever written.

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    World renowned dissident Noam Chomsky offers insight into the institutions that shape the public mind in the service of power and profit. He discusses a range of issues, including the global growth in inequality and the military escapades of the United States.

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