Although Jonah Goldberg’s Suicide of the West borrows its title from James Burnham’s 1964 classic, it has more in common with Burnham’s The Managerial Revolution (1941), The M
Detroit is synonymous in contemporary American politics with dilapidation, crime, and hopelessness.
Russian Roulette is essential reading for anyone interested in the strange story of Donald Trump’s complex and disturbing relationship with Russia.
"Siskind provides a valuable reference work for the first year of the Trump presidency—judged the worst in U.S. history by leading political scientists."
“The Kremlinologist is part biography, part Cold War history, and a fitting tribute by his daughters to a consequential American diplomat.”
“accomplishes a challenging goal of tying all of these conflicts together into a coherent narrative . . .”
Some of the history of the United States is known to many, yet the story behind the events and circumstances that make up that history not always necessarily so much.
“The author argues that, in the ultimate contradiction, ‘Oppenheimer's foes used deceit and treachery’ ‘fueled by fear and paranoia’ to end a chance for a world safe from the nuclear weapon
"Partner to Power, however, 'reminds us that some of the most powerful people working in the White House, indeed in the whole of government, are often the least kn
On September 13, 1971, my Buffalo National Guard unit entered Attica State Prison where the prisoners had rioted and seized hostages.
It is unfortunate and even tragic in today's society that our history is so largely unknown, mostly untaught and unlearned.
“The 50th anniversary . . . should be retold as a tribute to these long forgotten heroes that answered their county’s call in this controversial war.”
No book could have a more auspicious moment of publication than Simon Baatz’s The Girl on the Velvet Swing.
“Can America find the vital spark needed to walk the cooperative pathway?”
What are Americans afraid of?
“In This Grand Experiment, Jessica Ziparo tells the history of female federal employees in Washington, DC, 1861–1865, ‘an important but overlooked
“Gordon argues that the Klan represents how some of the most primitive political passions are rooted in fear and hatred of otherness—and a willingness to exploit these sentiments for purpos
“a book not only fascinating but necessary for these trying times.”
“sets the standard for a single volume military history text on the American Revolution.”
"This work makes for thought provoking good reading including finding much lost history."
“a brilliant and deeply informed must-read for anyone seriously interested in geopolitics, the history of Empire, and the shape of the future.”
“This is a straightforward, well-told, and uplifting personal story of what essentially represents the American dream.”
“For anyone who enjoys reading about American history, this book is most enjoyable, informative, and belongs on the library shelf.”
“Merry’s book is a needed corrective to the underestimation of McKinley by professional historians.”
Brooks Brothers is commemorating its bicentennial year this year, and what better way to celebrate than to serve up a monograph that recounts its history via compelling visuals and great text.