Philip Shackelford

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North of Havana: The Untold Story of Dirty Politics, Secret Diplomacy, and the Trial of the Cuban Five

This is a quick and vivid read, brimming with political intrigue and lessons about what can happen when law and public opinion are used for political ends.

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Black Site: The CIA in the Post-9/11 World

Recommended as an inside look into an unsavory yet complex period of American political history.
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How Safe Are We? Homeland Security Since 9/11

An insightful snapshot of DHS development and government mechanics with the added perspective of personal experience. Recommended for readers of politics, government, and law enforcement policy.
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Camelot's End: Kennedy vs. Carter and the Fight That Broke the Democratic Party

Recommended for those interested in American political history and the dawn of the Reagan era.
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Ike's Mystery Man: The Secret Lives of Robert Cutler

Recommended for researchers of the NSC and its major Cold War activities as well as students of LGBTQ history in American government.
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Winter War: Hoover, Roosevelt, and the First Clash over the New Deal

This valuable and insightful read offers a vivid glimpse into the political and economic world of Depression-era America.—Philip Shackelford, South Arkansas Community Coll.
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The Improbable Wendell Willkie: The Businessman Who Saved the Republican Party and His Country, and Conceived a New World Order

Students of 20th-century political and economic history will appreciate this detailed examination of Willkie's rise to prominence and subsequent political career. [See Prepub Alert, 11/12/17.]
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The Improbable Wendell Willkie: The Businessman Who Saved the Republican Party and His Country, and Conceived a New World Order

Students of 20th-century political and economic history will appreciate this detailed examination of Willkie's rise to prominence and subsequent political career. [See Prepub Alert, 11/12/17.]

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