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    The Power Surge by Michael A. Levi

    A "timely field guide" to changes in American energy that offers "vivid on-the-ground reporting" and "compelling insight," says author Daniel Yergin.

  • Pathways to Freedom
    Pathways to Freedom by Isobel Coleman, Terra Lawson-Remer, John Campbell, Grzegorz Ekiert, Joshua Kurlantzick, Shannon K. O'Neil, Carlos Pio, George Soroka, Jan Teorell, and Andrew Wilson

    An authoritative look at what countries must do to build durable and prosperous democracies—and what the United States and others can do to help.

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