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To commemorate the 100th anniversary of The New Republic, an extraordinary anthology of essays culled from the archives of the acclaimed and influential magazine.Founded by Herbert Croly and Walter Lippmann in 1914 to give voice to the growing progressive movement, The New Republic has charted and shaped the state of American liberalism, publishing many of the twentieth century’s most important thinkers.Insurrections of the Mind is an intellectual biography of this great American political tradition. In seventy essays, organized chronologically by decade, a stunning collection of writers explore the pivotal issues of modern America. Weighing in on the New Deal; America’s role in war; the rise and fall of communism; religion, race, and civil rights; the economy, terrorism, technology; and the women’s movement and gay rights, the essays in this outstanding volume speak to The New Republic’s breathtaking ambition and reach. Introducing each article, editor Franklin Foer provides colorful biographical sketches and amusing anecdotes from the magazine’s history. Bold and brilliant, Insurrections of the Mind is a celebration of a cultural, political, and intellectual institution that has stood the test of time.Contributors include: Virginia Woolf, Vladimir Nabokov, George Orwell, Graham Greene, Philip Roth, Pauline Kael, Michael Lewis, Zadie Smith, William Faulkner, Ralph Ellison, James Wolcott, D. H. Lawrence, John Maynard Keynes, Langston Hughes, John Updike, and Margaret Talbot.
By Franklin Foer (editor)

Hardcover:

9780062340405 | Harpercollins, September 16, 2014, cover price $27.99

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9780062340399 | Original edition (Perennial, September 16, 2014), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: To commemorate the 100th anniversary of The New Republic, an extraordinary anthology of essays culled from the archives of the acclaimed and influential magazine.

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Product Description: The Promise of American Life is part of the bedrock of American liberalism, a classic that had a spectacular impact on national politics when it was first published in 1909 and that has been recognized ever since as a defining text of liberal reform...read more
By Franklin Foer (foreword by)

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9780691160689 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, February 23, 2014), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The Promise of American Life is part of the bedrock of American liberalism, a classic that had a spectacular impact on national politics when it was first published in 1909 and that has been recognized ever since as a defining text of liberal reform.

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Product Description: Soccer is much more than a game, or even a way of life. It's a perfect window into the crosscurrents of today's world, with all its joys and sorrows. In this remarkably insightful, wide-ranging work of reportage, Franklin Foer takes us on a surprising tour through the world of soccer, shining a spotlight on the clash of civilizations, the international economy, and just about everything in between...read more

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9780066212340 | Harpercollins, July 1, 2004, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Provides an analysis of the sport's reflection of history as well as its modern influence and identifies commonalities between tribalism and globalization, explaining how such factors as terrorism, poverty, racism, and religion contribute to how the gameis played today.

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9780061978050 | Reprint edition (Perennial, May 11, 2010), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Soccer is much more than a game, or even a way of life.
9780060731427 | Reprint edition (Perennial, July 1, 2005), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Provides an analysis of the sport's reflection of history as well as its modern influence and identifies commonalities between tribalism and globalization, explaining how such factors as terrorism, poverty, racism, and religion contribute to how the gameis played today.

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9781439566190 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, October 20, 2008), cover price $22.99 | About this edition: Soccer is much more than a game, or even a way of life.

Product Description: Featuring the writers and editors of THE NEW REPUBLIC, this handbook for the 2008 presidential election contains information every citizen needs as we head into the primaries. THE NEW REPUBLIC'S Election 2008: A Voter’s Guide includes deeply reported, psychologically rich profiles of candidates and a compendium of facts and figures about the hopefuls...read more

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9780300126525 | Yale Univ Pr, January 2, 2008, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Featuring the writers and editors of THE NEW REPUBLIC, this handbook for the 2008 presidential election contains information every citizen needs as we head into the primaries.

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9781435280892 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 16, 2008), cover price $21.00 | About this edition: Featuring the writers and editors of THE NEW REPUBLIC, this handbook for the 2008 presidential election contains information every citizen needs as we head into the primaries.

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Product Description: El fútbol es mucho más que un juego, más que una pasión: es una ventana abierta a un mundo global en el que los nobles deseos de victoria de los deportistas y los aficionados convergen a lo largo del planeta con los ocultos intereses económicos de las cadenas de televisión, los oligarcas locales, la política o la religión...read more

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9788483066027 | Italian edition edition (Debate Editorial, November 30, 2004), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: El fútbol es mucho más que un juego, más que una pasión: es una ventana abierta a un mundo global en el que los nobles deseos de victoria de los deportistas y los aficionados convergen a lo largo del planeta con los ocultos intereses económicos de las cadenas de televisión, los oligarcas locales, la política o la religión.

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