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Reagan, In His Own Voice

Reagan, In His Own Voice: Ronald Reagan’s Radio Addresses

via Simon & Schuster Audio
Thursday, November 1, 2001

Reagan In His Own Voice features Ronald Reagan's radio addresses from the late 1970s. Edited by Kiron K. Skinner, Annelise Anderson, and Martin Anderson, they are introduced by George Shultz and feature additional introductions by Nancy Reagan, Richard V. Allen, Judge William Clark, Michael Deaver, Peter Hannaford, Edwin Meese III and Harry O'Connor.

Stories in His Own Hand

Stories in His Own Hand: The Everyday Wisdom of Ronald Reagan

via Simon & Schuster
Tuesday, October 9, 2001

Ronald Reagan loved to tell stories. Sometimes he used them to break the ice, or to prove a point, but very often he used them to inspire, to uplift, and to remind his listeners of what matters most in life.

Balance

Balance: The Economics of Great Powers from Ancient Rome to Modern America

by R. Glenn Hubbard, Timothy Kanevia Simon & Schuster
Tuesday, May 21, 2013

In this groundbreaking book, two economists explain why economic imbalances cause civil collapse— and why the United States could be next.

Bleeding Talent: How the US Military Mismanages Great Leaders and Why It's Time for a Revolution

by Timothy Kanevia Palgrave Macmillan
Tuesday, December 11, 2012

This book will shape the debate on how to save the military from itself. The first part recognizes, indeed celebrates, what the military has done well in attracting and developing leadership talent.

Freedom Betrayed: Herbert Hoover's Secret History of the Second World War and It
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Freedom Betrayed: Herbert Hoover's Secret History of the Second World War and Its Aftermath

via Hoover Institution Press
Tuesday, November 1, 2011

The culmination of an extraordinary literary project that Herbert Hoover launched during World War II, his "magnum opus"—at last published nearly fifty years after its completion—offers a revisionist reexamination of the war and its cold war aftermath and a sweeping indictment of the "lost statesmanship" of Franklin Roosevelt.

Accounting for Mother Nature
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Accounting for Mother Nature

via Stanford University Press
Thursday, December 13, 2007

In the face of growing pressure on our natural landscapes and increasingly bitter conflict over their management and use, simply defending the status quo is not enough. Finding a balance between producing commodities, such as lumber, and maintaining amenities, such as open space, is crucial if we hope to promote environmental stewardship and healthy economies. Accounting for Mother Nature brings together experts with wide-ranging experience to provide a comprehensive examination of the critical debate around the management of scarce natural resources.

In This Arab Time, by Ajami
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In This Arab Time: The Pursuit of Deliverance

by Fouad Ajamivia Hoover Institution Press
Saturday, November 15, 2014

In this collection of bold and wide-ranging essays, Fouad Ajami offers his views on the Middle East, commenting on the state of affairs in Iraq, Iran, Syria, Egypt and more. He brings into focus the current struggles of the region through detailed historical standpoints and a highly personal perspective.

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To Make and Keep Peace Among Ourselves and with All Nations

by Angelo M. Codevillavia Hoover Institution Press
Thursday, May 1, 2014

Angelo Codevilla asks, What does it mean for the United States to be at peace? How is it to be won and preserved in our time? Noting that our government’s increasingly unlimited powers flow in part from our statesmen’s inability to stay out of wars or win them and that our statesmen and academics have ceased to think about such thing. the purpose of this book is to rekindle such thoughts.

Teachers versus the Public: What Americans Think about Schools and How to Fix Them

by Michael Henderson, Paul E. Peterson, Martin R. Westvia Brookings Institution Press
Tuesday, April 29, 2014

A comprehensive exploration of 21st Century school politics, Teachers versus the Public offers the first comparison of the education policy views of both teachers and the public as a whole, and reveals a deep, broad divide between the opinions held by citizens and those who teach in the public schools.

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The Weaver's Lost Art

by Charles Hillvia Hoover Institution Press
Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Looking beneath the surface of strategy, policy, and daily operations, the author uses the analogy of weaving to review the United States’ historical responsibility for maintaining international peace and security.

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