Empire Apart by Brian Landers

Winner of THE PEOPLES BOOK PRIZE July 2009

  1. Ambrose, Stephen E & Brinkley, Douglas G, Rise to Globalism, American Foreign Policy since 1938, (Penguin, 1997)
  2. Andrew, Christopher and Mitrokhin, Vasili, The Mitrokhin Archive II The KGB and The World, (Allen Lane, 2005)
  3. Applebaum, Anne, Gulag, A History of the Soviet Camps, (Allen Lane, 2003)
  4. Aslund, Anders, Russia's Capitalist Revolution, (Peterson Institute for International Economics, 2007)
  5. Augar, Philip, The Death of Gentlemanly Capitalism, (Penguin, 2000)
  6. Bacevich, Andrew, The New American Militarism: How Americans Are Seduced by War, (Oxford University Press, 2005)
  7. Bagchi, Amiya Kumar, “The Other Side of Foreign Investment by Imperial Powers”, Economic & Political Weekly 8-June-2002
  8. Bain, David Haward, Empire Express.  Building the First Transcontinental Railroad,  (Penguin, 2000)
  9. Bakan, Joel, The Corporation: The Pathological Pursuit of Profit and Power, (Viking Canada, 2004)
  10. Blum, William, Killing Hope: US Military and CIA Interventions since World War II, (Common Courage Press, 2003)
  11. Bosch, Juan, Pentagonism: A Substitute for Imperialism, (Grove Press, 1969)
  12. Brogan, Hugh, Longman History of the United States of America, (Longman, 1985) (later editions renamed Penguin History of the United States of America)
  13. Brown, Dee, Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West, (Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1970)
  14. Burman, Stephen, The State of the American Empire: How the USA Shapes the World, (Earthscan, 2007)
  15. Carnegie, Andrew “Americanism versus Imperialism”, North American Review, January 1899
  16. Cave, Alfred A., The Pequot War, (The University of Massachusetts Press, 1996)
  17. Chang, Ha-Joon “Foreign Investment Regulation in Historical perspective – Lessons for the Proposed WTO Agreement on Investment”, Faculty of Economics and Politics, University of Cambridge, March 2003.
  18. Chang, Ha-Joon, Kicking Away the Ladder – Development Strategy in Historical Perspective, (Anthem Press, 2002)
  19. Chomsky, Noam and Herman, Edward S, The Washington Connection and Third World Fascism, (Spokesman, 1979)
  20. Chomsky, Noam, Failed States, (Hamish Hamilton, 2006)
  21. Chomsky, Noam, Imperial Ambitions, (Hamish Hamilton, 2005)
  22. Clyde Prestowitz  Rogue Nation: American Unilateralism and the Failure of Good Intentions (Basic Books, 2003)
  23. Conquest, Robert, Stalin Breaker of Nations,  (Penguin, 1991)
  24. Conrad, Alfred and Meyer, John, "The Economics of Slavery in the Ante-Bellum South," Journal of Political Economy 66:1 (1958), pp. 95-130
  25. Corak, Miles (Statistics Canada) quoted in New York Times “Class Matters” by Janny Scott and  David Leonhardt 15-5-05
  26. Daniels, R. V., Russia The Roots of Confrontation, (Harvard University Press, 1985) with introduction by Edwin O. Reischauer
  27. Elliott, Larry Two countries, one booming, one struggling: which one followed the free-trade route? The Guardian 12-12-05
  28. Ferguson, Niall, Colossus. The Rise and Fall of the American Empire, (Allen Lane, 2004)
  29. Ferguson, Niall, Empire. How Britain Made the Modern World”, (Allen Lane, 2003)
  30. Ferguson, Niall, The War of the World, (Allen Lane, 2006)
  31. Figes, Orlando, A People's Tragedy, (Jonathan Cape,1996),
  32. Figes, Orlando, Natasha’s Dance, (Allen Lane, 2002)
  33. Figes, Orlando, The Whisperers, (Allen Lane, 2007)
  34. Fordham, Benjamin O, “Economic Interests, Party, and Ideology in Early Cold War Era US Foreign Policy”, International Organization, vol 52 Spring 1998
  35. Fukuyama, Francis, The End of History and the Last Man, (Free Press, 1992)
  36. Gaddis, John Lewis, Cold War, (Allen Lane, 2006)
  37. Galbraith, John Kenneth, The New Industrial State,  (updated edition Princeton University Press, 2007)
  38. Gosselin, Daniel P, “Jus ad Bellum and the 1983 Grenada Invasion: the Limits of International Law” Canadian Department of National Defence, 1998
  39. Gunns, Albert F, Civil Liberties and Crisis: The Status of Civil Liberties in the Pacific Northwest, 1917-1940, (Ph.D. dissertation, University of Washington, 1971),  which quotes the 1927 annual report of the Washington Unit of the American Civil Liberties Union
  40. Herbert, William, Attila King of the Huns, (Henry Bohn, London, 1838)
  41. Hutton, Will, The World We’re In, (Little, Brown, 2002)
  42. Hutton, Will, The Writing On The Wall, (Little, Brown, 2007)
  43. Jacobs, Lawrence R, and Morone, James A, "Health and Wealth", The American Prospect, June 2004
  44. Kagan, Robert, Dangerous Nation: America and the World 1600-1898, (Atlantic Books, 2006)
  45. Kagan, Robert, The Return of History and the End of Dreams, (Knopf, 2008)
  46. Kalff, Donald, An UnAmerican Business - the rise of the new European enterprise model (Kogan Page, 2005)
  47. Kay, John interviewed in strategy + business Issue 32, Fall 2003 (Booz Allen Hamilton, New York)
  48. Kinzer, Stephen, Overthrow: America's Century of Regime Change from Hawaii to Iraq, (Times Books, 2006)
  49. Klare, Michael, Blood and Oil (Penguin, 2005)
  50. Koblitz, Ann Hibner, A Convergence of Lives: Sofia Kovalevskaia, Scientist, Writer, Revolutionary, (Rutgers University Press, 1993)
  51. Le Blanc, Paul, A Short History of the US Working Class, (Humanity Books, 1999)
  52. Lenin, V I, Imperialism: The Highest Stage of Capitalism, (Pluto Press, 1996)
  53. 5Lowe, Norman, Mastering Twentieth Century Russian History, (Palgrave Macmillan, 2002)
  54. Maier, Charles, Among Empires: American Ascendancy and Its Predecessors, (Harvard University Press, 2006)
  55. Mazower, Mark, Dark Continent, (Penguin 1998)
  56. McCoy, Alfred, A Question of Torture: CIA Interrogations from the Cold War to the War on Terror, (Metropolitan Books, 2006)
  57. Micklethwait, John and Wooldridge, Adrian, The Company: a Short History of a Revolutionary Idea, (Modern Library, 2003)
  58. Monbiot, George, Captive State, (Macmillan, 2000)
  59. Montefiore, Simon Sebag, Stalin - The Court of the Red Tsar, (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2003)
  60. Montefiore, Simon Sebag, Young Stalin, (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2007)
  61. Morison, Samuel Eliot, The Oxford History of the American People, (Oxford University Press, 1965)
  62. Nace, Ted, Gangs of America, (Berrett-Koehler, 2003)
  63. Neville, Peter Russia, (Windrush Press, 2003)
  64. Newsinger, John, “The CIA: A history of torture”,  Lobster, vol 54, 2007
  65. Nye, Joseph, The Paradox of American Power: Why the World's Only Superpower Can't Go It Alone, (Oxford University Press, 2003)
  66. Odom, William, America’s Inadvertent Empire, (Yale University Press, 2005)
  67. Owen, Thomas C, Russian Corporate Capitalism from Peter the Great to Perestroika, (Oxford University Press, 1995)
  68. Phillips, Kevin, American Theocracy, (Penguin Books, 2006)
  69. Pipes, Richard, Russia under the Old Regime, (Penguin 1995)
  70. Porter, Bernard, Empire and Superempire, (Yale University Press, 2006)
  71. Pringle, Heather, In search of ancient North America, (John Wiley & Sons, 1996)
  72. Rayfield, Donald, Stalin and His Hangmen, (Viking, 2004)
  73. Reid, Anna, The Shaman’s Coat, (Weidenfeld & Nicholas, 2002)
  74. Rieber, Alfred J, Merchants and Entrepreneurs in Imperial Russia (University of North Carolina Press, 1982)
  75. Rifkin, Jeremy, The European Dream - how Europe's vision of the future is quietly eclipsing the American dream (Polity Press, 2004)
  76. Roberts, J. M., The Penguin History of the World, (Penguin, 1995)
  77. Rosenbaum, R A, The Penguin Encyclopedia of American History, (Penguin, 2003)
  78. Sampson, Anthony, The Seven Sisters, (Coronet Books, 1975)
  79. Sands, Philippe, Lawless World – America and the Making and Breaking of Global Rules, (Allen Lane, 2005)
  80. Seeley, John Robert, The Expansion of England. Two Courses of Lectures. (Macmillan, 1883)
  81. Service, Robert, Comrades! A History of World Communism, (Harvard University Press, 2007)
  82. Seton-Watson, Hugh, The Russian Empire, 1801-1917 (Oxford University Press, 1967)
  83. Shane, Scott, “U.S. Reclassifies Many Documents in Secret Review”, New York Times, 21-2-06
  84. Skidelsky, Robert, John Maynard Keynes, Volume Three: Fighting for Freedom, 1937-1946, (Penguin, 2000)
  85. Smith, Page, America Enters the World, (Penguin Books, 1985)
  86. Sobel, Robert, The Age of Giant Corporations: a Microeconomic History of American Business, (Greenwood Press, 1984)
  87.  Stiglitz, Joseph E., Globalization and Its Discontents, (Penguin, 2002)
  88. Sturmer, Michael, Putin and the Rise of Russia: The Country That Came in From the Cold, (Weidenfeld, 2008)
  89. Taylor, Alan, American Colonies (Penguin, 2001)
  90. Trenin, Dmitri, Getting Russia Right (Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 2007)
  91. Trotsky, Leon “If America Should Go Communist”, Liberty, March 23, 1935
  92. Trotsky, Leon (tr B Pearce), How the Revolution Armed: Military Writings and Speeches of Leon Trotsky: 1920 v. 3, (New Park Publications, 1981)
  93. Wachman, Richard "Underachieved? Have a performance-related bonus!" The Observer 23.4.06
  94. Ward, Greg, The Rough Guide History of the USA, (Rough Guides, 2003)
  95. Weiner, Tim, Legacy of Ashes, (Doubleday, 2007)
  96. Wheatcroft, Stephen G, editor, Challenging Traditional Views Of Russian History, (Palgrave Macmillan, 2002)
  97. Williams, Stephanie, Olga’s Story, (Viking, 2005)
  98. Young, David et al, Corporate Headquarters – An international analysis of their roles and staffing, (Financial Times Prentice Hall, 2000)