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Monthly Archives: November 2011

A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty
A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty

Poor Economics A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty by Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo 978-1586487980 I’m thrilled to let you all know that POOR ECONOMICS has won the Financial Times/Goldman Sachs Award for Business Book of … Continue reading

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“J. Edgar,” the Movie Starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Naomi Watts in Theaters 11/9
“J. Edgar,” the Movie Starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Naomi Watts in Theaters 11/9

BOBBY AND J. EDGAR:The Historic Face-Off Between the Kennedys and J. Edgar Hoover that Transformed America by Burton Hersh  In this riveting account of the explosive relationship between Robert F. Kennedy and J. Edgar Hoover, renowned journalist and author Burton Hersh … Continue reading

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FDR Leads the Nation Into War
FDR Leads the Nation Into War

PEARL HARBOR: By Steven M. Gillon From the early-morning onslaught to FDR’s famous message to congress, historian Steven M. Gillon revisits the first twenty-four anxious and emotional hours after Pearl Harbor—a pivot point that swept America into World War II. … Continue reading

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