Fall 2020 Scribner Catalog
Category: Political Science
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TitleThe Tyranny of Virtue
AuthorBoyers, Robert
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1EDUCATION / Higher
Category Full 2POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Ideologies/Conservatism & Liberalism
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Essays
ISBN-139781982127190
On Sale09/07/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages192
Cover StatusFinal
From public intellectual and professor Robert Boyers, “a powerfully persuasive, insightful, and provocative prose that mixes erudition and first-hand reportage” (Joyce Carol Oates) addressing recent developments in American culture and arguing for the tolerance of difference that is at the heart of the liberal tradition.
TitleThe Spymasters
AuthorWhipple, Chris
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political
Category Full 2POLITICAL SCIENCE / Intelligence & Espionage
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / Security (National & International)
ISBN-139781982106409
On Sale09/15/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages400
Cover StatusFinal
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Gatekeepers, a remarkable, behind-the-scenes look at what it’s like to run the world’s most powerful intelligence agency, and how the CIA is often a crucial counterforce against presidents threatening to overstep the powers of their office.
TitleOur Bodies, Their Battlefields
AuthorLamb, Christina
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1POLITICAL SCIENCE / Genocide & War Crimes
Category Full 2POLITICAL SCIENCE / Human Rights
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / Women in Politics
ISBN-139781501199172
On Sale09/22/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages384
Cover StatusFinal
From Christina Lamb, the coauthor of the bestselling I Am Malala and an award-winning journalist—an essential, groundbreaking examination of how women experience war.
TitleCheckpoint Charlie
AuthorMacGregor, Iain
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / Modern/20th Century
Category Full 2HISTORY / Europe/Germany
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / World/Russian & Former Soviet Union
ISBN-139781982100049
On Sale11/10/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages352
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A “constantly captivating…well-researched and often moving” (The Wall Street Journal) history of Checkpoint Charlie, the famous military gate on the border of East and West Berlin where the United States confronted the USSR during the Cold War.
TitleHow Are We Going to Explain This
AuthorMommers, Jelmer
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SCIENCE / Global Warming & Climate Change
Category Full 2SCIENCE / Environmental Science (see also Chemistry/Environmental)
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy/Environmental Policy
ISBN-139781982163136
On Sale11/17/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages224
Cover StatusRFC
An internationally bestselling book on climate change that is both realistic and hopeful—detailing exactly which actions make a difference and why—from a charismatic young Dutch journalist.