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The Political Best — Feb. 12, 2012

Here, at last, is the list ...


(Unofficial) Political Bestsellers — February 12, 2012

[click on author’s name to be routed to Book World’s review]

1. Ameritopia: The Unmaking of America

(Threshold, $26.99). By Mark R. Levin

2. Greedy Bastards: How We Can Stop Corporate Communists, Banksters, and Other Vampires from Sucking America Dry

(Simon & Schutser, $25). By Dylan Ratigan

3. All In: The Education of General David Petraeus

(Penguin Press, $29.95). By Paula Broadwell with Vernon Loeb (1)

4. The Obama Hate Machine: The Lies, Distortions, and Personal Attacks on the President — And Who Is Behind Them

(Thomas Dunne, $26.95). By Bill Press

5. The Last Great Senate: Courage and Statesmanship in Times of Crisis

(PublicAffairs, $34.99). By Ira Shapiro

6. That Used to Be Us: How America Fell Behind in the World It Invented and How We Can Come Back

(FSG, $28). By Thomas L. Friedman & Michael Mandelbaum

7. The Operators: The Wild and Terrifying Inside Story of American’s War in Afghanistan

(Blue Rider, $27.95). By Michael Hastings

Drawn from Book World’s bestseller data supplied by Nielsen BookScan for the week ending February 5, 2012 (culled from the top 50 titles sold). The chart may not be reproduced without permission from Nielsen BookScan. Copyright © 2012


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