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Title: One Nation
Author: Carson, Ben, and Candy Carson
Publisher: Sentinel (2014)
ISBN: 9781595231123
Call Number: MCN
Notes: #1 NYT 09/07/2014. A retired pediatric neurosurgeon, now a Fox News contributor, Carson offers solutions to some of the nation's problems, based upon capitalism not upon big government.

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Title: Hard Choices:
Author: Clinton, Hillary Rodham
Publisher: Simon & Schuster (2014)
ISBN: 9781476751443
Call Number: MCN
Notes: #6 NYT 09/07/2014. Clinton focuses her memoir on her career as U.S. Secretary of State and her views about the role of the United States in the world.

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Title: America: Imagine a World Without Her
Author: D'Souza, Dinesh
Publisher: Regnery (2014)
ISBN: 9781621572039
Call Number: MCN
Notes: #3 NYT 09/07/2014. Also a documentary film, this book presents the author's defense of America against the view that its power should be diminished.

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Title: Excellent Sheep: He Miseducation of the American Elite and the Way to a Meaningful Life
Author: Deresiewicz, William
Publisher: Free Press (2014)
ISBN: 9781476702711
Call Number: MCN
Notes: #7 NYT 09/07/2014. A former professor denouces higher education at elite universities and the students attending these universities while proposing solutions to the broken educational system.

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Title: Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption.
Author: Hillenbrand, Laura, and Laura Hillenbrand
Publisher: Random House (2010)
Price: $27.00
ISBN: 9781400064168
Call Number: MCN
Notes: #9 NYT 09/07/2014. By the author of Seabiscuit, the story of an Olympic runner's survival as a prisoner of war in Japan during World War II.

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Title: The First Family Detail: Secret Service Agents Reveal the Hidden Lives of the Presidents
Author: Kessler, Ronald
Publisher: Crown Forum (2014)
ISBN: 9780804139212
Call Number: MCN
Notes: #8 NYT 09/07/2014 A reporter reveals details from Secret Service agents about the lives of presidents and others.

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Title: The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload
Author: Levitin, Daniel J.
Publisher: Dutton (2014)
ISBN: 9780525954187
Call Number: MCN
Notes: #2 NYT 09/07/2014. A professor draws on research to explain how organization can help us to manage the overwhelming flood of information.

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Title: A Spy Among Friends
Author: Macintyre, Ben
Publisher: Crown (2014)
ISBN: 9780804136631
Call Number: MCN
Notes: #10 NYT 09/07/2014. An account of the British Cold War spy Kim Philby focusing on the two close friends whom he betrayed.

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Title: The Way Forward: Renewing the American Idea
Author: Ryan, Paul
Publisher: Twelve (2014)
ISBN: 9781455557561
Call Number: MCN
Notes: #5 NYT 09/07/2014. From a leader in the Republican party, a look into the state of the conservative movement today and a clear plan for what needs to be done to save the American Idea.

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Title: In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette
Author: Sides, Hampton
Publisher: Doubleday (2014)
ISBN: 9780385535373
Call Number: MCN
Notes: #4 NYT 09/07/2014 The story of an 1879 polar voyage that went terribly wrong.