Books by Thomas P.M. Barnett

Thomas P. M. Barnett is a senior adviser to the Office of the Secretary of Defense, Central Command, Special Operations Command, the Joint Staff and the Joint Forces Command. He formerly served as a senior strategic researcher and professor at the U.S. Na

Released: Feb. 5, 2009

"Stands out for its in-depth analysis, historical acuity and delightfully witty prose."
Political consultant Barnett (Blueprint for Action: A World Worth Creating, 2005, etc.) evaluates the Bush administration's failures, offers prescriptions for correcting them and pleads with America not to mess things up now that everything is going our way. Read full book review >
Released: Oct. 20, 2005

"Provocative reading for the interventionist, expansionist and policy-wonk set."
Geopolitical wizard and military insider Barnett (The Pentagon's New Map, 2004) returns with more prescriptions to make the world safe for the Empire. Read full book review >
Released: May 3, 2004

"A game of Risk between hard covers. Endlessly fascinating—but endlessly weird."
A sometimes strange, sometimes Strangelovean white paper destined to top policy-wonk reading lists in the months to come—especially if, as the author suggests, the Pentagon is taking it seriously. Read full book review >