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  • The Coming of Neo-Feudalism

    The Coming of Neo-Feudalism
    av Joel Kotkin

    Klotband - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781641770941

    Following a remarkable epoch of greater dispersion of wealth and opportunity, we are inexorably returning towards a more feudal era marked by greater concentration of wealth and property, reduced upward mobility, demographic stagnation, and increase…

  • Black Rednecks & White Liberals

    Black Rednecks & White Liberals
    av Thomas Sowell

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594031434

    Presents an examination of common beliefs about blacks, Jews, Germans, slavery, and the teaching of history, and maintains that misconceptions and errors have led to narrow and mistaken political and educational policies.

  • Suicide of the West

    Suicide of the West
    av James Burnham

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594037832

    James Burnham's 1964 classic, Suicide of the West, remains a startling account on the nature of the modern era. It offers a profound, in depth analysis of what is happening in the world today by putting into focus the intangible, often vague doctrin…

  • Facing Reality

    Facing Reality
    av Charles Murray

    Klotband - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781641771979

    The charges of white privilege and systemic racism that are tearing the country apart fIoat free of reality. Two known facts, long since documented beyond reasonable doubt, need to be brought into the open and incorporated into the way we think abou…

  • When Harry Became Sally

    When Harry Became Sally
    av Ryan T. Anderson

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781641770484

    Can a boy be “trapped” in a girl’s body? Can modern medicine “reassign” sex? Is our sex “assigned” to us in the first place? What is the most loving response to a person experiencing a conflicted sense of ge…

  • When Harry Became Sally

    When Harry Became Sally
    av Ryan Anderson

    Klotband - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594039614

    Can a boy be "trapped" in a girl's body? Can modern medicine "reassign" sex? Is our sex "assigned" to us in the first place? What is the most loving response to a person experiencing a conflicted sense of gender? What should our law say on matters o…

  • The Demon in Democracy

    The Demon in Democracy
    av Ryszard Legutko

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594039911

    Ryszard Legutko lived and suffered under communism for decades--and he fought with the Polish ant-communist movement to abolish it. Having lived for two decades under a liberal democracy, however, he has discovered that these two political systems h…

  • The Persian Night

    The Persian Night
    av Amir Taheri

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594034794

    Who really rules Iran today? Are the men in official positions merely puppets activated by hidden hands? How are decisions made in a system that appears so chaotic at first glance? Is the current political structure doomed to conflict? These are som…

  • The Persian Night

    The Persian Night
    av Amir Taheri

    Klotband - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594032400

    This timely and fast-paced book by celebrated Iranian-born journalist Amir Taheri examines the history of the Khomeinist movement in Iran to show how it is genetically programmed for war. It will also show how Khomeinsim can be defeated, enabling Ir…

  • Why the West is Best

    Why the West is Best
    av Ibn Warraq

    Klotband - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594035760

    We, in the West in general, and the United States in particular, have witnessed over the last twenty years a slow erosion of our civilizational self-confidence. Under the influence of intellectuals and academics in Western universities, intellectual…

  • The Rise and Fall of Violent Crime in America

    The Rise and Fall of Violent Crime in America
    av Barry Latzer

    Klotband - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594038358

    A compelling case can be made that violent crime, especially in the period after the late 1960s, was one of the most significant domestic issues in the United States, and perhaps in the nations of the West generally. Aside from the movement for blac…

  • The Heroic Heart

    The Heroic Heart
    av Tod Lindberg

    Klotband - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594038235

    What does it mean to be a hero? In The Heroic Heart, Tod Lindberg traces the quality of heroic greatness from its most distant origin in human prehistory to the present day. The designation of "hero" once conjured mainly the prowess of conquerors an…

  • Culture Counts

    Culture Counts
    av Roger Scruton

    Klotband - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781641770330

    What is culture? Why should we preserve it, and how? In this book, renowned philosopher Roger Scruton defends Western culture against its internal critics and external enemies, and argues that rumors of its death are seriously exaggerated. He shows…

  • Culture Counts

    Culture Counts
    av Roger Scruton

    Klotband - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594031946

    What is culture? Why should we preserve it, and how? In this book renowned philosopher Roger Scruton defends Western culture against its internal critics and external enemies, and argues that rumours of its death are seriously exaggerated. He shows…

  • In Denial

    In Denial
    av John Haynes

    Pocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594030888

    Beginning in the late 1960s, John Earl Haynes and Harvey Klehr say, the study of communism in America was taken over by "revisionists" who have attempted to portray the U.S. as the aggressor in the Cold War and saw suspicion about the American Commu…

  • Reclaiming Common Sense

    Reclaiming Common Sense
    av Robert Curry

    Klotband - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781641770743

    Common sense is the foundation of thinking and of human action. It is the indispensable basis for making our way in the world as individuals and in community with others, and the starting point for finding truth and building scientific knowledge. Th…

  • Common Sense Nation

    Common Sense Nation
    av Robert Curry

    Klotband - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594038259

    "We hold these Truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness." We have heard and read this sentence…

  • Man of Letters

    Man of Letters
    av Thomas Sowell

    Klotband - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594031960

    A Man of Letters traces the life, career, and commentaries on controversial issues of Thomas Sowell over a period of more than four decades through his letters to and from family, friends, and public figures ranging from Milton Friedman to Clarence…

  • Finding the Target

    Finding the Target
    av Frederick Kagan

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594031502

    In "Finding the Target", Frederick Kagan describes the three basic transformations within the U.S. military since Vietnam. First was the move to an all-volunteer force and a new generation of weapons systems in the 1970s. Second was the emergence of…

  • The Servile Mind

    The Servile Mind
    av Kenneth Minogue

    Klotband - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594033810

    One of the grim comedies of the twentieth century was the fate of miserable victims of communist regimes who climbed walls, swam rivers, dodged bullets, and found other desperate ways to achieve liberty in the West at the same time as intellectuals…

  • The Servile Mind

    The Servile Mind
    av Kenneth Minogue

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594036361

    One of the grim comedies of the twentieth century was that miserable victims of communist regimes would climb walls, swim rivers, dodge bullets, and find other desperate ways to achieve liberty in the West at the same time that progressive intellect…

  • Making David into Goliath

    Making David into Goliath
    av Joshua Muravchik

    Klotband - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594037351

    During the Six Day War of 1967, polls showed that Americans favored the Israelis over the Arabs by overwhelming margins. In Europe, support for Israel ran even higher. In the United Nations Security Council, a British resolution essentially gave Isr…

  • Making David into Goliath

    Making David into Goliath
    av Joshua Muravchik

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594038457

    During the Six-Day War of 1967, polls showed that Americans favored the Israelis over the Arabs by overwhelming margins. In Europe, support for Israel ran even higher. In the United Nations Security Council, a British resolution essentially gave Isr…

  • Last Exit to Utopia

    Last Exit to Utopia
    av Jean Francois Revel

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594032646

    Here is a tasty paradox: How did the Leftist legions regroup after history delivered its fatal blow to the Soviet system? Simple, argues Jean-Francois Revel: the Left retreated to the impregnable fortress of the Utopian ideal. After all, socialism i…

  • Destructive Generation

    Destructive Generation
    av Peter Collier

    Pocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594030826

    As leading New Leftists in the Sixties, Peter Collier and David Horowitz were intimately involved in the radicalism of the day. Later on, they became the first of their generation to publicly reject the objectives of that revolutionary era and point…

  • Leading a Worthy Life

    Leading a Worthy Life
    av Leon R. Kass

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594039416

    Most American young people, like their ancestors, harbor desires for a worthy life: a life of meaning, a life that makes sense. But they are increasingly confused about what such a life might look like, and how they might, in the present age, be abl…

  • False Positive

    False Positive
    av Theodore Dalrymple

    Klotband - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781641770460

    The New England Journal of Medicine is one of the most important general medical journals in the world. Doctors rely on the conclusions it publishes, and most do not have the time to look beyond abstracts to examine methodology or question assumptio…

  • Flight of the Eagle

    Flight of the Eagle
    av Conrad Black

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594037580

    Like an eagle, American colonists ascended from the gulley of British dependence to the position of sovereign world power in a period of merely two centuries. Seizing territory in Canada and representation in Britain; expelling the French, and even…

  • Jewish Odyssey of George Eliot

    Jewish Odyssey of George Eliot
    av Gertrude Himmelfarb

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594035968

    It is one of the curiosities of history that the most remarkable novel about Jews and Judaism, predicting the establishment of the Jewish state, should have been written in 1876 by a non-Jew -- a Victorian woman and a formidable intellectual, who is…

  • Jewish Odyssey of George Eliot

    Jewish Odyssey of George Eliot
    av Gertrude Himmelfarb

    Klotband - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594032516

    It is one of the curiosities of history that the most remarkable novel about Jews and Judaism, predicting the establishment of the Jewish state, should have been written in 1876 by a non-Jew -- a Victorian woman and a formidable intellectual, who is…

  • Curiosity

    Curiosity
    av Buckley F.H.

    Klotband - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781641771849

    Curiosity is the instinct that prompts us to act, and a book about curiosity should tell us how to live. This is the first to do so, with its twelve rules for life. While a fatal sin in Eden, curiosity is a necessary virtue in our world. It asks us…

  • Open Immigration: Yea & Nay

    Open Immigration: Yea & Nay
    av Alex Nowrasteh

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594038211

    Open Immigration: Yea by Alex Nowrasteh Extensive immigration restrictions are an attempt by the U.S. government to centrally manage the demographics, labor market, and culture of the United States instead of letting those facets of our society deve…

  • Culture Counts

    Culture Counts

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781641772594

    What is culture? Why should we preserve it, and how? In this book, renowned philosopher Roger Scruton defends Western culture against its internal critics and external enemies, and argues that rumors of its death are seriously exaggerated. He shows…

  • Bad News

    Bad News
    av Batya Ungar-Sargon

    Klotband - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781641772068

    Something is wrong with American journalism. Long before “fake news” became the calling card of the Right, Americans had lost faith in their news media. But lately, the feeling that something is off has become impossible to ignore. That&…

  • A Republic No More

    A Republic No More
    av Jay Cost

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594039676

    After the Constitutional Convention, Benjamin Franklin was asked,  Well, Doctor, what have we got a Republic or a Monarchy?" Franklin's response:  A Republic if you can keep it."This book argues: we couldn't keep it.A true republic privileges th…

  • A Republic No More

    A Republic No More
    av Jay Cost

    Klotband - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594037276

    After the Constitutional Convention, Benjamin Franklin was asked, "Well, Doctor, what have we got--a Republic or a Monarchy?" Franklin's response: "A Republic--if you can keep it." This book argues: we couldn't keep it. A true republic privileges th…

  • The Rise and Fall of Violent Crime in America

    The Rise and Fall of Violent Crime in America
    av Barry Latzer

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594039294

    A compelling case can be made that violent crime, especially after the 1960s, was one of the most significant domestic issues in the United States. Indeed, few issues had as profound an effect on American life in the last third of the twentieth cent…

  • The Grand Jihad

    The Grand Jihad
    av Andrew C. Mccarthy

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594035807

    The real threat to the United States is not terrorism. The real threat is the sophisticated forces of Islamism, which have collaborated with the American Left not only to undermine U.S. national security, but to shred the fabric of American constitu…

  • The Grand Jihad

    The Grand Jihad
    av Andrew C McCarthy

    Klotband - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594033773

    The real threat to the United States is not terrorism. The real threat is Islamism, whose sophisticated forces have collaborated with the American Left not only to undermine U.S. national security but also to shred the fabric of American constitutio…

  • Indoctrination U

    Indoctrination U
    av David Horowitz

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594032370

    In 2003, David Horowitz began a campaign to promote intellectual diversity and a return to academic standards in American universities. To achieve these goals he devised an Academic Bill of Rights and created a national student movement with chapter…

  • Indoctrination U

    Indoctrination U
    av David Horowitz

    Klotband - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594031908

    In dramatic commentary, Indoctrination U. unveils the intellectual corruption of American universities by faculty activists who have turned America's classrooms into indoctrination centers for their political causes. It describes how academic radica…

  • Blacklisting Myself

    Blacklisting Myself
    av Roger L. Simon

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594032479

    Blacklisting Myself details Academy Award-nominated screenwriter Roger L. Simon's odyssey from financier of the Black Panther Breakfast Program to darling of the political right. In this tale of Hollywood radical chic run amuck, Simon relates his ad…

  • The Mexican Mafia

    The Mexican Mafia
    av Tony Rafael

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594032523

    It has been called the most dangerous gang in American history. In Los Angeles alone it is responsible for over 100 homicides per year. Although it has fewer than 300 members, it controls a 40,000-strong street army that is eager to advance its agen…

  • Three Felonies a Day

    Three Felonies a Day
    av Harvey Silverglate

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594035227

    The average professional in this country wakes up in the morning, goes to work, comes home, eats dinner, and then goes to sleep, unaware that he or she has likely committed several federal crimes that day. Why? The answer lies in the very nature of…

  • Conviction Machine

    Conviction Machine
    av Harvey Silverglate

    Klotband - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594038037

    Prosecutors can "indict a ham sandwich," we hear, and laugh at the absurdity. Yet the joke captures a truth: federal prosecutors wield enormous power over us all. And the federal criminal justice system is so stacked in favor of the government that…

  • Damn Senators

    Damn Senators
    av Mark G. Judge

    Klotband - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781893554702

    Mark Judge has written a book that is at once a touching memoir of his grandfather, star first baseman for the Old Washington Senators; a history of baseball in its golden age and an exciting account of the Senators' 1924 World Series victory.

  • Damn Senators

    Damn Senators
    av Mark G. Judge

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594030451

    Mark Judge has written a book that is at once a touching memoir of his grandfather, star first baseman for the Old Washington Senators; a history of baseball in its golden age and an exciting account of the Senators' 1924 World Series victory.

  • Judicial Fortitude

    Judicial Fortitude
    av Peter J. Wallison

    Klotband - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781641770088

    In this book, Peter J. Wallison argues that the administrative agencies of the executive branch have gradually taken over the legislative role of Congress, resulting in what many call the administrative state. The judiciary bears the major responsib…

  • Darwinian Fairytales

    Darwinian Fairytales
    av David Stove

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594032004

    Whatever your opinion of 'Intelligent Design,' you'll find Stove's criticism of what he calls 'Darwinism' difficult to stop reading. Stove's blistering attack on Richard Dawkins' 'selfish genes' and 'memes' is unparalleled and unrelenting. A discuss…

  • Darwinian Fairytales

    Darwinian Fairytales
    av David Stove

    Klotband - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594031403

    Whatever your opinion of 'Intelligent Design,' you'll find Stove's criticism of what he calls 'Darwinism' difficult to stop reading. Stove's blistering attack on Richard Dawkins' 'selfish genes' and 'memes' is unparalleled and unrelenting. A discuss…

  • The Education Apocalypse

    The Education Apocalypse
    av Glenn Harlan Reynolds

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594037917

    For decades, the U.S. invested ever-growing fortunes into its antiquated K-12 education system in exchange for steadily worse outcomes. At the same time, Americans spent more than they could afford on higher education, driven by the kind of cheap cr…

  • How Barack Obama is Bankrupting the U.S. Economy

    How Barack Obama is Bankrupting the U.S. Economy
    av Stephen Moore

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594034640

    In his first nine months in office Barack Obama has pursued the most aggressive government expansionist agenda since Franklin Roosevelt's new deal was launched in 1933. White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel summarized the Obama first-year game pla…

  • The Debasement of Human Rights

    The Debasement of Human Rights
    av Aaron Rhodes

    Klotband - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594039799

    Why have human rights become a defense for dictators and an ideological weapon for leftist political activists and advocates for global governance? The Debasement of Human Rights explains how profound contradictions in the idea of human rights aroun…

  • The War on Cops

    The War on Cops
    av Heather Mac Donald

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594039683

    New York Times Best Seller

  • How Obama is Transforming America's Military from Superpower to Paper Tiger

    How Obama is Transforming America's Military from Superpower to Paper Tiger
    av Jed Babbin

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594035142

    Barack Obama has made it clear that he thinks the world would be a better and more peaceful place if the United States were too weak to affect the course of events. Obama, along with Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, has slashed missile defense, dr…

  • Turning Right at Hollywood and Vine

    Turning Right at Hollywood and Vine
    av Roger L. Simon

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594034817

    An Academy Award-nominated screenwriter and a mystery novelist, Roger L. Simon is the only American writer to pull off the amazing trick of being profiled positively in both Mother Jones and National Review in one lifetime. The stunning story of his…

  • Children of Monsters

    Children of Monsters
    av Jay Nordlinger

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594038990

    What's it like to be the son or daughter of a dictator? A monster on the Stalin level? What's it like to bear a name synonymous with oppression, terror, and evil?Jay Nordlinger set out to answer that question, and does so in this book. He surveys 20…

  • Children of Monsters

    Children of Monsters
    av Jay Nordlinger

    Klotband - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594038150

    What's it like to be the son or daughter of a dictator? A monster on the Stalin level? What's it like to bear a name synonymous with oppression, terror, and evil? Jay Nordlinger set out to answer that question, and does so in this book. He surveys 2…

  • On Liberty and Its Enemies

    On Liberty and Its Enemies

    Klotband - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594039133

    This collection of nineteen of Kenneth Minogue's essays, written over a period of more than fifty years, celebrates the advent of modern liberty. They describe the conditions under which liberty and individuality can flourish and the threats to libe…

  • Why Place Matters

    Why Place Matters

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781641771177

    Contemporary American society, with its emphasis on mobility and economic progress, all too often loses sight of the importance of a sense of place; and community. Appreciating place is essential for building the strong local communities that cultiv…

  • Why Place Matters

    Why Place Matters

    Klotband - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594037160

    Contemporary American society, with its emphasis on mobility and economic progress, all too often loses sight of the importance of a sense of "place" and community. Appreciating place is essential for building the strong local communities that culti…

  • Political Woman

    Political Woman
    av Peter Collier

    Klotband - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594036040

    This is the first and only biography of Jeane Kirkpatrick, who became an iconic figure in the 1980s as Ronald Reagan's UN ambassador and the most forceful presence in the administration, outside of the President himself, in shaping the Reagan Doctri…