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This volume brings together for the first time the British Conservative Political Party General Election Manifestos, dating back to 1900, and including the most recent General Election manifesto of 1997. The project provides an indispensibl… more

Routledge , English

Putting Voters in Their Plac...Ron Johnston, Charles Pattie

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Why do people living in different areas vote in different ways? Why does this change over time? How do people talk about politics with friends and neighbours, and with what effect? Does the geography of well-being influence the geography of… more

Putting Voters in Their Place: Geography and Elections in Great Britain (Oxford Geographical and Environmental Studies)
Ron Johnston, Charles Pattie
Oxford University Press, USA , English

Mitt Romney and the Extreme ...Sawyer James

NOSTALGIA FOR THE PAST…and FANTASY FOR OUR FUTURES…?The book jacket image tells the story. “Mitt Romney and the Extreme Quest for Free Market (SteamPunk) Capitalism” observes the Republican Party—with Romney—locked into a one-dimensional v… more

Mitt Romney and the Extreme Quest for Free Market (STEAMPUNK) Capitalism
Sawyer James
Steam Punk Economics , English

Three Ex Presidents and the ...John Buchanan

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Two Irish students spend a year in an American university in 2008. They unwittingly become embroiled in the gay rights movement and the general election, when all they want to do is drink and find love.

In the first part the narrator comes… more

Three Ex Presidents and the Hollywood Movie Star
John Buchanan

The Russian RevolutionRosa Luxemburg

Rosa Luxemburg was one of the most eminent of Marxist theorists, famous for supporting a democratic socialism, less authoritarian than the Soviet model, but no less strident. This seminal essay offers her views on the Russian Revolution of … more

The Russian Revolution
Rosa Luxemburg
Crabbit House , English

The 2000 Presidential Electi...

This volume is the fifth in a series of analyses of elections in the South beginning with the 1984 general elections and continuing in 1988, 1992, and 1996. While the presidential election has been the focus, other important aspects of cont… more

The 2000 Presidential Election in the South: Partisanship and Southern Party Systems in the 21st Century.
Praeger , English

The Microanalysis of Politic...Peter Bull

This analysis of political speeches and televised political interview in the UK, based on the Annual Party Conferences (1996-2000) and the last five general elections (1983-2001)

The Microanalysis of Political Communication: Claptrap and Ambiguity (Routledge Research International Series in Social Psychology)
Peter Bull
Routledge , English

This House (Modern Plays)James Graham

This country doesn’t need a constitution, never has, never will. We have History as our guide. In tough times, the British do what we have always done. We muddle through.This House is a timely and relevant political comedy, exploring Westmi… more

This House (Modern Plays)
James Graham
Bloomsbury Methuen Drama , English

Foxy LadyRags Daniels

Lady Carolyne Dryden is a brilliant and gifted young woman operating a policy auction house in London for her father. Late one evening she is brutally beaten, robbed and left to die. A few days later two bodies are found in the same house t… more

Foxy Lady
Rags Daniels
Blue Hour Publishing , English

Videostyle in Presidential C...Anne Johnston, Lynda Kaid

Since 1952, when Eisenhower’s media consultants decided they could warm up the General’s personality and overcome selective exposure by using short spots on television, advertising has played a major role in American presidential campaigns…. more

Videostyle in Presidential Campaigns: Style and Content of Televised Political Advertising (Praeger Series in Political Communication)
Anne Johnston, Lynda Kaid
Praeger , English

President Elect Barack Obama...Barack Obama, John McCain

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Complete text of the speech given by Barack Obama after winning the general election on November 4, 2008. Also includes the full text of the concession speech by John McCain.

President Elect Barack Obama. Speech on Winning the General Election, Chicago, IL, Nov. 4, 2008
Barack Obama, John McCain

GODS & bodsPaul Morris Colwell

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GODS & bods is a comedy/fantasy novel about a government’s manipulation and exploitation of their god in order to assert their own political power and control - (don’t let the word ‘political’ put you off - this is more farcical (or is that… more

GODS & bods
Paul Morris Colwell

Downing Street YearsMargaret Thatcher

This first volume of Margaret Thatcher’s memoirs encompasses the whole of her time as Prime Minister - the formation of her goals in the early 1980s, the Falklands, the General Election victories of 1983 and 1987 and, eventually, the circum… more

Downing Street Years
Margaret Thatcher
HarperCollins e-books , English

Treachery in the Yard: A Nig...Adimchinma Ibe

A stunning police procedural debut from one of Nigeria’s young up-and-coming talents, Treachery in the Yard introduces an electrifying new setting to the world of international crime fiction Detective Peterside is drawn into the politics of… more

Treachery in the Yard: A Nigerian Thriller
Adimchinma Ibe
Minotaur Books , English

Numbers. Forecasting the Ind...Bhuwan Singh

The provincial elections of 2013 are done with. The BJP has won a thumping majority in the provinces of Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, it has won, narrowly, Chattisgarh and it has emerged as the single biggest party in Delhi.

Many predict … more

Numbers. Forecasting the Indian General Election of 2014 (IGE2014)
Bhuwan Singh
Bhuwan Singh , English

London CallingJames Craig

Can you win an election and cover up murder at the same time?When Inspector John Carlyle finds a body in a luxury London hotel room he begins a journey through the murky world of the British ruling classes which leads all the way to the top… more

London Calling
James Craig

Sabina ZembraWilliam Black

Excerpt:ON a certain “Wednesday afternoon in March, the billiard room of the Waldegrave Club, Pall Mall, was the scene of a remarkable occurrence. The Waldegrave, it may be said, parenthetically, is held in much veneration by our country co… more

Sabina Zembra
William Black

More Trains, Less Traffic!Elizabeth Crotty

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The term is sexist, but just what makes a “chick” go into politics? Third-party politics at that. Gail “for Rail” has run for US Senate in Virginia, not once, but twice. Not an easy thing to do since Virginia requires 10,000 valid signature… more

More Trains, Less Traffic!
Elizabeth Crotty

The Press Effect: Politician...Kathleen Hall Jamieson, Paul...

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Was the 2000 presidential campaign merely a contest between Pinocchio and Dumbo? And did Dumbo miraculously turn into Abraham Lincoln after the events of September 11? In fact, Kathleen Hall Jamieson and Paul Waldman argue in The Press Effe… more

The Press Effect: Politicians, Journalists, and the Stories that Shape the Political World
Kathleen Hall Jamieson, Paul Waldman
Oxford University Press, USA , English

Margaret Thatcher: The Iron ...Terry Warner

Margaret Thatcher: The Iron Lady tells the fascinating tale of how a young grocer’s daughter became the first female leader of the western world. She reshaped our economy and society, won a war against Argentina to retake the Falklands, def… more

Margaret Thatcher: The Iron Lady - BiteSize Biography
Terry Warner
Collca , English