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Chasing the Flame: One Man's Fight to Save the World

By: Power, Samantha

Price: $7.50

Publisher: PENGUIN GROUP:

Seller ID: 9780143114857

ISBN: 0143114859

Condition: USED


In this perfect match of author and subject, Pulitzer Prize-winner Samantha Power tackles the life of Sergio Vieira de Mello, whose work for the U.N. before his 2003 death in Iraq was emblematic of moral struggle on the global stage. Power has drawn on a staggering breadth of research (including 400 interviews) to show us a heroic figure and the conflicts he waded into, from Cambodia's Khmer Rouge to the slaughter in Bosnia to the war-torn Middle East. The result is a peerless portrait of humanity and pragmatism, as well as a history of our convulsive age. View more info

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Problem From Hell

By: Power, Samantha

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 2/8/2014

Seller ID: 9780060541644

ISBN: 0060541644

Condition: USED


Winner of the 2003 Pulitzer Prize For General Nonfiction National Book Critics Circle Award Winner In her award-winning interrogation of the last century of American history, Samantha Power -- a former Balkan war correspondent and founding executive director of Harvard's Carr Center for Human Rights Policy -- asks the haunting question: Why do American leaders who vow "never again" repeatedly fail to stop genocide? Drawing upon exclusive interviews with Washington's top policy makers, access to newly declassified documents, and her own reporting from the modern killing fields, Power provide... View more info

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Problem from Hell: America and the Age of Genocide

By: Power, Samantha

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 2/14/2014

Seller ID: 9780061120145

ISBN: 0061120146

Condition: USED


In her award-winning interrogation of the last century of American history, Samantha Power--a former Balkan war correspondent and founding executive director of Harvard's Carr Center for Human Rights Policy--asks the haunting question: Why do American leaders who vow "never again" repeatedly fail to stop genocide? Drawing upon exclusive interviews with Washington's top policy makers, access to newly declassified documents, and her own reporting from the modern killing fields, Power provides the answer in "A Problem from Hell," a groundbreaking work that tells the stories of the courageous A... View more info