Books by FPRI Scholars

The Tragedy of U.S. Foreign Policy: How America’s Civil Religion Betrayed the National Interest

Walter A. McDougall

A fierce critique of civil religion as the taproot of America’s bid for global hegemony Pulitzer Prize–winning historian Walter A. McDougall argues powerfully that ...

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The Struggle to Save the Soviet Economy: Mikhail Gorbachev and the Collapse of the USSR

Chris Miller

For half a century the Soviet economy was inefficient but stable. In the late 1980s, to the surprise of nearly everyone, it suddenly collapsed. Why did ...

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How Everything Became War and the Military Became Everything: Tales from the Pentagon

Rosa Brooks

Click here to purchase How Everything Became War and the Military Became Everything: Tales from the Pentagon The first serious book to examine what ...

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The Little Book of Big History: The Story of Life, the Universe and Everything

Jeremy Black

Click here to purchase The Little Book of Big History: The Story of Life, the Universe and Everything Co-authored by Ian Crofton and Jeremy ...

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Warriors and Citizens: American Views of Our Military

Kori Schake, Gen. James Mattis(Ret.)

Pre-order this book today. Is there a gap between our military and our broader society? It has been said that 1 percent of our ...

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