Freedom Activist Network's Guide To
Books – F


 

FBI, CIA, the Mob, and Treachery
by Rodney F Stich
Issues: Central Intelligence Agency, Federal Bureau of Investigation
Available from IndieBound (paperback) (ebook) or Amazon.
FDR Goes to War: How Expanded Executive Power, Spiraling National Debt, and Restricted Civil Liberties Shaped Wartime America
by Burton W Folsom Jr, Anita Folsom, introduction by Medford Stanton Evans, 2011
Issues: Economics, Government Budgets, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Taxation
Facets of Liberty: A Libertarian Primer
Editor & Contributing Author Lawrence K Samuels
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Facing Up: How to Rescue the Economy from Crushing Debt and Restore the American Dream
by Peter George Peterson, 1993, 1994
Issue: Government Budgets
Aka: paperback title Facing Up: Paying Our Nation's Debt and Saving Our Children's Future Available from IndieBound (hardcover) (paperback) or Amazon (hardcover) (paperback).
Failing Intelligence: The True Story of How We Were Fooled into Going to War in Iraq
by Brian Jones, 2010
bitebackpublishing.com/uncategorized/failing-intelligence-by-brian-jones Issues: Tony Blair, George Walker Bush, Government Intelligence
Available from Amazon.
Failing Liberty 101: How We Are Leaving Young Americans Unprepared for Citizenship in a Free Society
by William Damon, 2013
Issues: Citizenship, Liberty
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Fair Game: My Life as a Spy, My Betrayal by the White House
by Valerie Plame Wilson, 2007
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fair_Game:_My_Life_as_a_Spy,_My_Betrayal_by_the_White_House
Semi-Documentary: Fair Game directed by Doug Liman with Naomi Watts, Sean Penn
Issues: Central Intelligence Agency, Richard Cheney, Lewis Libby
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Fanatics & Fools: The Game Plan for Winning Back America
by Arianna Stassinopoulos Huffington
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Fast and Furious: Barack Obama's Bloodiest Scandal and the Shameless Cover-Up
by Katie Pavlich, 2012
Issues: Black Market, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, Drug War, Firearms
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal
by Eric Schlosser
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Fast Future: How the Millennial Generation is Shaping Our World
by David D Burstein, 2013
Issues: Young Adults, Youth
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Fatal Freedom: The Ethics and Politics of Suicide
by Thomas Stephen Szasz
Issue: Life
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Fate of the States: The New Geography of American Prosperity
by Meredith Whitney, 2013
Issues: Economics, Government Books
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Father, Son and CIA
by Harvey Weinstein
Issue: Central Intelligence Agency
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
by Hunter Stockton Thompson
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Fed Up!: Our Fight to Save America from Washington
by James Richard Perry, foreward by Newton Leroy Gingrich, 2010
Issue: Conservatism
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Field Manual of the Free Militia
foreward by Skipp Porteous, 1994
Issue: Militias
Available from Amazon.
50 Voices of Disbelief: Why We Are Atheists
edited by Udo Schuklenk, Russell Blackford, 2009
Issue: Nontheism
Available from IndieBound (hardcover) (paperback) or Amazon (hardcover) (paperback).
Fighting Over Ayn Rand's Papers
by Eric D Dixon, 1999
Issue: Objectivism, Ayn Rand
Final Exit: The Practicalities of Self-Deliverance and Assisted Suicide for the Dying
by Derek Humphry, Nov 2002, 3rd edition Apr 2010
finalexit.org/final-exit-book.html
Issue: Life Liberation & Suicide Liberty
Available from IndieBound (hardcover) (paperback) or Amazon (hardcover) (paperback).
NAME="Financial Shock: A 360">Financial Shock: A 360° Look at the Subprime Mortgage Implosion, and How to Avoid the Next Financial Crisis
by Mark M Zandi, 2008
Issue: Economics
Aka: updated edition renamed Financial Shock: Global Panic and Government Bailouts–How We Got Here and What Must Be Done to Fix It
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Financial Shock: Global Panic and Government Bailouts–How We Got Here and What Must Be Done to Fix It
by Mark M Zandi, 2009
Issue: Economics
Aka: updated edition of Financial Shock: A 360° Look at the Subprime Mortgage Implosion, and How to Avoid the Next Financial Crisis
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Financing the Flames: How Tax-Exempt and Public Money Fuel a Culture of Confrontation and Terror in Israel
by Edwin Black, 2013
Issues: Human Rights, Government Relations, Prisoners, Subsidation, Tax Exemption
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Fire-Breathing Liberal: How I Learned to Survive (and Thrive) in the Contact Sport of Congress
by Robert Wexler, 2008
Issue: Liberals
Available from IndieBound (hardcover) (paperback) or Amazon.
Firearms Law and the Second Amendment: Regulation, Rights, and Policy
by Nicholas J Johnson, David Kopel, George A Mocsary, Michael P O'Shea, 2012
Issues: Constitution of the United States 2nd Amendment, Firearms
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
First, Break All the Rules: What the World's Greatest Managers Do Differently
by Marcus Buckingham, Curt Coffman
Available from IndieBound (hardcover) (audio CD) or Amazon (hardcover) (paperback) (audio CD).
First Principles: Five Keys to Restoring America's Prosperity
by John B Taylor, 2013
Issues: Economic Liberty, Entitlements, Government Budgets, Monetary,
500 Days: Secrets and Lies in Terror Wars
by Kurt Eichenwald, 2012
Issue: 9/11 World Trade Center & Pentagon Attacks
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Flagrant Conduct: The Story of Lawrence v. Texas: How a Bedroom Arrest Decriminalized Gay Americans
by Dale Carpenter, 2012
Issues: Constitution of the United States 14th Amendment, Gay Rights, Sexuality, Sodomy, US Constitutional Case Law: State Due Process
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Fixing Illinois: Politics and Policy in the Prairie State
by J Thomas Johnson, James Nowlan, 2014
Issues: Government Corruption, Illinois Government
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt
by Michael Lewis, 2014
Issues: Financial Regulation, Investment & Investors
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Flawed Giant: Lyndon Johnson and His Times, 1961-1973
by Robert Dallek, 1999
Issue: Lyndon Baines Johnson
Available from IndieBound (hardcover) (paperback) or Amazon (hardcover) (paperback).
Fleeced: How Barack Obama, Media Mockery of Terrorist Threats, Liberals Who Want To Kill Talk Radio, The Do-Nothing Congress, Companies That Help Iran, And Washington Lobbyists For Foreign Governments Are Scamming Us...And What To Do About It
by Dick Morris, Eileen McGann
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Flying High: Remembering Barry Goldwater
by William Frank Buckley Jr, hardcover 2008, paperback 2010
Issues: Conservatives, Barry Morris Goldwater
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
For a New Liberty: The Libertarian Manifesto
by Murray Newton Rothbard
Issue: Libertarianism
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
For Discriminaton: Race, Affirmative Action, and the Law
by Randall Kennedy, 2013
Issue: Ethnic Freedom
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
For the New Intellectual: The Philosophy of Ayn Rand
by Ayn Rand, 1961
Issue: Objectivism
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
For the Record: Selected Statements, 1977-1980
by Heinz Alfred (Henry) Kissinger
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Forbidden Creatures: Inside the World of Animal Smuggling and Exotic Pets
by Peter Laufer, 2010
Issue: Animals
Available from IndieBound or Amazon (hardcover) (Kindle).
Forbidden Drugs
by Philip Robson, 1999
Issue: Drugs
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Forbidden Grounds: The Case Against Employment Discrimination Laws
by Richard A Epstein
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Forces of Habit: Drugs and the Making of the Modern World
by David Courtwright, 2002
Issues: Drugs
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Forcing the Spring: Inside the Fight for Marriage Equality
by Jo Becker, 2014
Review: buzzfeed.com/chrisgeidner/the-new-book-about-the-marriage-equality-movement
Issue: Same Gender Marriage
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Foreign and Military Intelligence
by Victor Marchetti
Issue: Government Intelligence
Forty
Publisher Susan Poe aka Reverend Crowbar formerly David Nestle
48 Liberal Lies About American History
by Larry Schweikart, 2008
Issues: Conservatives, Liberalism
Available from IndieBound (hardcover) (paperback) or Amazon (hardcover) (paperback) (Kindle).
Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation
by Joseph J Ellis
Available from IndieBound (hardcover) (paperback) or Amazon (hardcover) (paperback) (Kindle).
Four Essays on Liberty
by Isaiah Mendelevich Berlin (deceased), 1969
rereleased as part of 2002 book Liberty: Incorporating Four Essays on Liberty edited by Henry Hardy, Jr
Issues: Freedomism, Liberty
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Fragile by Design: The Political Origins of Banking Crises and Scarce Credit
by Charles W Calomiris, Stephen H Haber, 2014
Issues: Financial Regulation, Monetary
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Framing Innocence: A Mother's Photographs, a Prosecutor's Zeal, and a Small Town's Response
by Lynn Powell
Issues: Nude Art, Pornography
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything
by Steven David Levitt, Stephen J Dubner, 2005
Issue: Economics
Related Book: SuperFreakonomics by Steven David Levitt, Stephen J Dubner
Documentary: Freakonomics, 2010
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Free Fall: America, Free Markets, and the Sinking of the World Economy
by Joseph E Stiglitz
Issue: Economic Liberty, Economics
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Free Markets or Bureaucracy? Economic Problem-Solving in the 21st Century
by Richard M Ebeling
Issue: Economic Liberty, Economics
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Free Radicals: The Secret Anarchy of Science
by Michael Brooks, 2012
Issue: Anarchy
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Free Range Kids: How to Raise Safe, Self-Reliant Children Without Going Nuts with Worry
by Lenore V Skenazy, 2009, 2010
Issues: Children & Children Rights, Parents & Parent Rights, Youth & Youth Rights
Available from IndieBound (2009 hardcover) (2010 paperback) or Amazon (2009 hardcover) (2010 paperback).
Free Software, Free Society
by Richard M Stallman, edited by Joshua Gay, introudction by Lawrence Lessig, 2009
Issue: Intellectual Property
Free to Choose
by Milton R Friedman
Available from IndieBound (paperback) (audio CD) or Amazon.
Free to Die for Their Country: The Story of the Japanese American Draft Resisters in World War II
by Eric L Muller, foreward by Daniel K Inouye, 2003
Issue: Conscription
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Free Will
by Sam Harris, 2012
Reviews: nytimes.com/2012/07/15/books/review/free-will-by-sam-harris.html, kurtkeefner.com/2012/07/169
Issues: Philosophy, Psychology
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Free Will: A Response to Sam Harris
by Kurt Keefner, 2012
kurtkeefner.com/2012/07/169
Issues: Philosophy, Psychology, Sam Harris
Available from Amazon.
Free World Manifesto
by Anthony J Hilder
Freedom: A History of US
by Joy Hakim
Available from Amazon.
Freedom: A Philosophical Anthology
edited by Ian Carter, Matthew H Kramer, Hillel Steiner, 2007
wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-140514503X.html
Issues: Freedom, Leftist Libertarianism
Available from IndieBound (hardcover) (paperback) or Amazon (hardcover) (paprback).
Freedom, Anarchy, and the Law: An Introduction to Political Philosophy
by Richard Taylor, 1974
Issue: Anarchism
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Freedom and its Betrayal: Six Enemies of Human Liberty
by Isaiah Mendelevich Berlin (deceased), edited by Henry Hardy Jr (deceased), 2002
Issue: Freedom
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Freedom and Virtue: The Conservative/Libertarian Debate
edited by George W Carey
Issues: Conservatism, Libertarianism
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Freedom at Risk: Reflections on Politics, Liberty, and the State
by James Lane Buckley, 2010, 2011
Available from IndieBound (2010 hardcover) (2011 paperback) or Amazon (2010 hardcover) (2011 paperback).
Freedom Evolves
by Daniel C Dennett
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Freedom, Feminism, and the State
by Wendy McElroy
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Freedom First: A Novel of the Next American Revolution
by Corby B Griffin
Freedom From Freedom Froms
by Titus Stauffer
Issues: Freedom, Freedomism, Libertarians, Liberationism
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Freedom in Chains: The Rise of the State & the Demise of the Citizen
by James P Bovard, 1999
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Freedom in Constitutional Contract: Perspectives of a Political Economist
by James M Buchanan Jr, 1978
Issue: Economics
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Freedom in the Ancient World
by Herbert Joseph Muller
Available from Amazon.
Freedom in the Modern World
by Herbert Joseph Muller
Available from Amazon.
Freedom in the Western World: From the Dark Ages to the Rise of Democracy
by Herbert Joseph Muller, 1964
Available from Amazon.
Freedom Is As Freedom Does: Civil Liberies in America
by Corliss Lamont, foreword by Bertrand Russell, 1956, 1972, 1981, 1990
Issues: Academic Freedom, Freedom, Speech Liberty
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Freedom Manifesto: Why Free Markets are Moral and Big Government Isn’t
by Steve Forbes, Elizabeth Ames, 2012
randomhouse.com/book/212944/freedom-manifesto-by-steve-forbes-and-elizabeth-ames
Issues: Economic Liberty, Freedom
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Freedom of Expression®: Resistance and Repression in the Age of Intellectual Property
by Kembrew McLeod, foreward by Lawrence Lessig, 2007
Issue: Intellectual Property
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Freedom of Informed Choice: FDA vs Nutrient Supplements
by Durk Pearson
Issue: Supplements
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Freedom, Power and Political Morality: Essays for Felix Oppenheim
edited by Ian Carter, Mario Ricciardi
cfs.unipv.it/opere/carter/fppm.htm
Issues: Freedom, Freedomism, Felix Oppenheim
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Freedom Principle
by Lansing R Pollock
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Freedom Reclaimed: Rediscovering the American Vision
by John E Schwarz, 2007
Issues: Economic Liberty, Freedom, Liberty
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
Freedom's Power: The True Force of Liberalism
by Paul Starr, 2007
Issues: Freedom, Liberalism
Available from IndieBound or Amazon (hardcover) (paperback).
Freedom's Principles
by Rudolph J Rummel
Freedomnomics: Why the Free Market Works and Other Half-Baked Theories Don't
by John Richard Lott, Jr
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
From Chocolate to Morphine: Everything You Need to Know About Mind-Altering Drugs
by Andrew Weil, 1983
Issues: Cocoa, Drugs
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
From Jamestown To Jefferson: The Evolution of Religious Freedom in Virginia
edited by Paul Rasor, Richard E Bond, 2011
Issue: Religion Freedom
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
From Poverty to Prosperity: Free Market Based Solution
by Boris Begovic, Gordana Matkovic, Bosko Mijatovic, Danica Popovic
clds.rs/newsite/From-Poverty-to-Prosperity.pdf
From Poverty to Prosperity: Intangible Assets, Hidden Liabilities and The Lasting Triumph over Scarcity
by Arnold S Kling, Nick Schulz, 2010
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.
From Silence to Memory: Revelations of the Archivo Historico de la Policía Nacional
foreword by Carlos Aguirre, preface by Kate Doyle, 2013
scholarsbank.uoregon.edu/xmlui/handle/1794/12928/ahpn_final_20130620.pdf (PDF may not be available)
Abstract: scholarsbank.uoregon.edu/xmlui/handle/1794/12928?show=full
Review: "Glimmers of Hope in Guatemala" by Stephen Kinzer, Dec 5 2013
Issues: Central Intelligence Agency, Chronology: June 27 1954, Human Rights, Police & Law Enforcement
Full Circle
by Sheila Martin Berry
Fur, Fortune, and Empire: The Epic History of the Fur Trade in America
by Eric Jay Dolin, 2010
ericjaydolin.com
Issue: Animals
Available from IndieBound (hardcover) (paperback) or Amazon (hardcover) (paperback) (Kindle).
Further Adventures of Those Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers
by Gilbert Shelton, Dave Sheridan, Ted Richards, Bobby London Shelton, 1972
Available from Amazon.
Future Shock
by Alvin Toffler, 1970
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Future_Shock
Documentary Future Shock
Issue: Technology
Available from IndieBound or Amazon.