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By Lonely Planet, Karla Zimmerman, Amy C Balfour

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By Jeanette Foster

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By Morris Berman

"Provocative...stimulating and insightful."―Publishers Weekly

In Dark a long time America, the pundit Morris Berman argues that the kingdom has entered a deadly section in its old improvement from which there's no go back. because the corporate-consumerist juggernaut that now defines the state rolls on, the very components that after propelled the USA to greatness―extreme individualism, territorial and financial enlargement, and the pursuit of fabric wealth―are, mockingly, the nails in our collective coffin. inside a number of a long time, Berman argues, the us may be marginalized at the international level, its hegemony changed by way of China or the ecu Union. With the U.S. only one terrorist assault clear of a police country, Berman's booklet is a arguable and illuminating examine our present society and its ills.

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Download E-books Thunder on the Left PDF

By Christopher Morley

Left for a second by myself at a party, the kids make a pact by no means to become older; within the very subsequent scene we come across a married couple, of the partying little ones, married, a piece disillusioned with existence and hungry for the thrill of affection and early life. Into this global and the lives in their personal teenagers steps a unusually naive and blameless guy, Mr. Martin, who transforms their usual lives, returning them to an international of affection, event, and magic. yet all threatens to return crashing down upon them as they steadily understand who Mr. Martin really is: the kid from the social gathering who demanded their provides of everlasting adolescence. without notice the prior, not easy its priorities, endangers the lives in their personal teenagers, they usually needs to outwit their very own blameless commitments so that it will enable the subsequent new release to exist. fantastically written, with a lush use of language and inside monologue that reminds certainly one of Virginia Woolf, this e-book, a best-seller upon its unique (1925) book, evidences Morley's unheard of expertise as a fiction and secret author. maybe most sensible identified for his novels Parnassus on Wheels and The Haunted book place, Morley was once a real American wit and writer of over seven novels, a number of books of essays, poetry, and performs. Born in 1890, Morley died in 1957.

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Download E-books This Land: The Battle over Sprawl and the Future of America PDF

By Anthony Flint

Despite a modest revival in urban dwelling, american citizens are spreading out greater than ever―into "exurbs" and "boomburbs" miles from wherever, in huge homes in massive subdivisions. We grasp to the idea of more secure neighborhoods and higher colleges, yet what we get, argues Anthony Flint, is lengthy commutes, crushing fuel costs and better taxes―and a panorama of strip department stores and place of work parks badly wanting a makeover.

This Land tells the untold tale of improvement in America―how the panorama is formed via a livid conflict of political, financial and cultural forces. it's the tale of burgeoning anti-sprawl circulation, a 1960s-style revolution of latest Urbanism, clever progress, and eco-friendly development. And it's the tale of landowners struggling with again at the foundation of estate rights, with free-market libertarians, homebuilders, highway pavers, monetary associations, or even the lawn-care correct along them.

The subdivisions and extra-wide roadways are encroaching into the wetlands of Florida, ranchlands in Texas, and the wasteland outdoor Phoenix and Las Vegas. yet with as much as one hundred twenty million extra humans within the kingdom through 2050, will the spread-out trend collapse on itself? may american citizens include a brand new method of improvement if it made experience for them?

A veteran journalist who coated making plans, improvement, and housing for the Boston Globe for 16 years and a vacationing student in 2005 on the Harvard layout college, Flint finds a few astonishing truths in regards to the destiny and the way we are living in This Land.

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By Alexis Lipsitz Flippin

Map your individual experience. New York urban Day through Day is the suitable resolution for tourists who need to know the simplest areas to go to and how to see the large Apple.

Packed with colour images, this bestselling consultant bargains dozens of itineraries that assist you see the simplest of latest York very quickly with bulleted maps that cleared the path from sight to sight. that includes a whole diversity of thematic and local excursions, plus eating, accommodation, purchasing, nightlife, and sensible customer details, New York urban Day via Day is the one consultant that is helping tourists arrange their time to get the main out of a visit. inside of this booklet you are going to find:

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By Don DeLillo

The first novel through Don DeLillo, writer of White Noise (winner of the nationwide e-book Award) and Zero K

At twenty-eight, David Bell is the yankee Dream come actual. He has fought his solution to the pinnacle, surviving workplace purges and scandals tobecome a most sensible tv government. David's international is made of the photographs that glint throughout America's displays, the fantasies that enthrall America's imagination.

And the the dream--and the dream-making--become a nightmare. on the top of his good fortune, David units out to rediscover fact. digital camera in hand, he trips around the state in a mad and relocating try to seize, to impose a development on his personal, and America's prior, current, and future.

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Download E-books Drift: The Unmooring of American Military Power PDF

By Rachel Maddow

The number 1 big apple occasions bestseller that charts America’s risky waft right into a country of perpetual warfare.

Written with bracing wit and intelligence, Rachel Maddow's Drift argues that we've got drifted clear of America's unique beliefs and turn into a country weirdly at peace with perpetual warfare. to appreciate how we have now arrived at this sort of harmful position, Maddow takes us from the Vietnam struggle to brand new struggle in Afghanistan, alongside the way in which exploring Reagan's radical presidency, the irritating upward push of govt authority, the sluggish outsourcing of our war-making features to non-public businesses, the plummeting percent of yankee households whose little ones struggle our consistent wars for us, or even the altering fortunes of G.I. Joe. eventually, she indicates us simply how a lot we stand to lose by way of permitting the scope of yankee army strength to overpower our political discourse. 
   Sensible but provocative, useless severe but seri­ously humorous, Drift will reinvigorate a "loud and jangly" political debate approximately our immense and confounding nationwide defense country.

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