June 25th, 2018
Home | Log in! or Register

On Top Shelf
QUINNQUINN
Fresh Fiction
Fresh Pick
Todays_Pick

Reviewer Application

New Books This Week

Latest Articles


Fall in love with June books!

Slideshow image


Since your web browser does not support JavaScript, here is a non-JavaScript version of the image slideshow:

slideshow image
Just when things are getting back to normal in Booktown, Tricia and Angelica have their lives turned upside down...


slideshow image
"A fantastic frenemies-to-forever love story" --RT Book Reviews


slideshow image
Blood might be thicker than water, but venom is stronger than just about anything...


slideshow image
Brant Wylder has planned for every eventuality. Becoming a father wasn't on his list.


slideshow image
A brand new spin-off from NY Times & USA Today bestselling romance series, The Billionaire's Obsession.


slideshow image
In another life there was love and war. From it, a single sin haunts one man.


The End Of Power
Moises Naim

From Boardrooms To Battlefields And Churches To States, Why Being In Charge Isn't What It Used To Be

Basic Books
March 2013
On Sale: March 5, 2013
304 pages
ISBN: 0465031560
EAN: 9780465031566
Kindle: B00B6TVCX8
Hardcover / e-Book
Add to Wish List

Non-Fiction

Power is shifting—from large, stable armies to loose bands of insurgents, from corporate leviathans to nimble start-ups, and from presidential palaces to public squares. But power is also changing, becoming harder to use and easier to lose. As a result, argues award-winning columnist and former Foreign Policy editor Moisés Naím, all leaders have less power than their predecessors, and the potential for upheaval is unprecedented. In The End of Power, Naím illuminates the struggle between once-dominant megaplayers and the new micropowers challenging them in every field of human endeavor. The antiestablishment drive of micropowers can topple tyrants, dislodge monopolies, and open remarkable new opportunities, but it can also lead to chaos and paralysis. Drawing on provocative, original research and a lifetime of experience in global affairs, Naím explains how the end of power is reconfiguring our world.

Media Buzz

Good Morning America - January 5, 2015
Today - January 5, 2015
PBS News Hour - April 18, 2014
Diane Rehm Show - NPR - October 4, 2013
Diane Rehm Show - NPR - August 16, 2013
Diane Rehm Show - NPR - July 26, 2013
Diane Rehm Show - NPR - May 28, 2013
Diane Rehm Show - NPR - May 3, 2013
Diane Rehm Show - NPR - May 3, 2013
PBS News Hour - April 11, 2013
Diane Rehm Show - NPR - March 6, 2013
Diane Rehm Show - NPR - November 30, 2012

Comments

No comments posted.

Registered users may leave comments.
Log in or register now!

© 2003-2018 off-the-edge.net  all rights reserved Privacy Policy

Google+ Google+