Digital List Price: $9.99
Kindle Price: $7.99

Save $18.96 (70%)

These promotions will be applied to this item:

Some promotions may be combined; others are not eligible to be combined with other offers. For details, please see the Terms & Conditions associated with these promotions.

Deliver to your Kindle or other device

Buy for others

Give as a gift or purchase for a team or group. Learn more

Buying and sending eBooks to others


Single copy
(Sent by Amazon)
Amazon emails the eBook to a recipient on your behalf.
Learn more

Multiple copies
(Send on your own)
You send redemption links to your recipients.
Learn more


These ebooks can only be redeemed by recipients in the US. Redemption links and eBooks cannot be resold.

Quantity:
This item has a maximum order quantity limit.

Deliver to your Kindle or other device

Battlefield America: The War On The American People by [Whitehead, John  W.]
Kindle App Ad

Battlefield America: The War On The American People Kindle Edition

4.5 out of 5 stars 174 customer reviews

See all 11 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Price
New from Used from
Kindle
Kindle, May 1, 2015
$7.99
Paperback

Length: 352 pages Word Wise: Enabled Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
Page Flip: Enabled
  • Due to its large file size, this book may take longer to download

"Neverworld Wake" by Marisha Pessl
Read the absorbing new psychological suspense thriller from acclaimed New York Times bestselling author Marisha Pessl. Pre-order today
click to open popover

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Android

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.

Try Kindle Countdown Deals
Explore limited-time discounted eBooks. Learn more.

Editorial Reviews

Review

The very fact that books like this can still be written and published shows that we have not lost all our freedoms. John Whitehead’s work should motivate us all to redouble our efforts to reclaim our freedoms.―from the foreword by Ron Paul, twelve-term U.S. congressman and former presidential candidate

(Ron Paul)

Constitutional attorney John W. Whitehead makes a compelling and urgent case in Battlefield America for Americans to unite under one common goal: the defense of our freedoms.―Nadine Strossen, former president of the ACLU and constitutional law professor at New York Law School

(Nadine Strossen)

Once again, John W. Whitehead shows himself to be a thorough reporter, an insightful scholar and a tireless defender of the Constitution. Battlefield America is the most penetrating, eye-opening proof to date of the imperialist government’s desecration of our constitutional personal liberties.―Nat Hentoff, syndicated columnist and historian

(Nat Hentoff)

In his compelling book Battlefield America, John W. Whitehead describes the danger posed to liberty and humanity itself by the control impulse of government and technology.―Paul Craig Roberts, former Assistant Secretary, US Treasury, and former Wall Street Journal columnist and editor

(Paul Craig Roberts)

John Whitehead is freedom's defense lawyer. He'll never give up, and neither must we.―Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr., author and chairman of Mises Institute

(Llewellyn H. Rockwell)

"I challenge anyone to read this book and then try to sleep. I found that impossible."

Hon. Andrew P. Napolitano, Senior Judicial Analyst, Fox News Channel, Distinguished Visiting Professor of Law, Brooklyn Law School

(Hon. Andrew P. Napolitano)

In this potent follow-up to A Government of Wolves (2013), Whitehead, a constitutional attorney and the president of the Rutherford Institute, continues to investigate what he sees as an increasingly aggressive, fascistic America that the founding fathers would find offensive. Whitehead's scathing tone―matched in the foreword from former congressman Ron Paul―can be heavy-handed and strident, but he presents the U.S. government as "a hyper-militarized, twitchy, easily offended, suspicious, locked down, paranoid, all-seeing bureaucracy" that uses fear and paranoia to reduce civil liberties in a calculated post-9/11 scam of terrorism and national security. He uses the responses of heavily armed police forces to recent incidents―including the Boston Marathon bombing and the protests in Ferguson, Mo.―as indicators of an occupying army... Whitehead scores points when addressing needed reforms in the court system, education, and individual rights to privacy. Following his literary forebears such as Orwell and Huxley, he warns: "Either we gather together now and attempt to restore freedom or all will be lost." Detailed and provocative...Whitehead's call to take the U.S. back before civil liberties vanish mostly rises above boilerplate rhetoric and hysteria. (Apr.)

(Publisher's Weekly)

About the Author

JOHN WHITEHEAD is an attorney and author who has written, debated, and practiced widely in the area of constitutional law, human rights, and popular culture. Widely recognized as one of the nation’s most vocal and involved civil liberties attorneys, Whitehead’s approach to civil liberties issues has earned him numerous accolades and recognition, including the Hungarian Medal of Freedom and the 2010 Milner S. Ball Lifetime Achievement Award for “[his] decades of difficult and important work, as well as [his] impeccable integrity in defending civil liberties for all.” Whitehead’s concern for the persecuted and oppressed led him, in 1982, to establish The Rutherford Institute, a nonprofit civil liberties and human rights organization headquartered in Charlottesville, Virginia. Deeply committed to protecting the constitutional freedoms of every American and the integral human rights of all people, The Rutherford Institute has emerged as a prominent leader in the national dialogue on civil liberties and human rights and a formidable champion of the Constitution.

Product details

  • File Size: 16467 KB
  • Print Length: 352 pages
  • Publisher: SelectBooks (May 1, 2015)
  • Publication Date: May 1, 2015
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B01F1G7N6G
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
  • X-Ray:
  • Word Wise: Enabled
  • Lending: Not Enabled
  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #660,155 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?


Customer Reviews

Read reviews that mention

Top customer reviews

January 19, 2016
Format: Hardcover|Verified Purchase
26 people found this helpful
|Comment|Report abuse
April 25, 2015
Format: Hardcover|Verified Purchase
102 people found this helpful
|Comment|Report abuse
August 24, 2015
Format: Hardcover|Verified Purchase
29 people found this helpful
|Comment|Report abuse
August 13, 2015
Format: Hardcover|Verified Purchase
17 people found this helpful
|Comment|Report abuse

Most recent customer reviews

Set up an Amazon Giveaway

Battlefield America: The War On The American People
Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway
This item: Battlefield America: The War On The American People