United Nations Bookshop


The United Nations Bookshop at UN Headquarters in New York is located in the Visitors Concourse in the General Assembly Building.
It serves UN staff, delegates and the general public with the latest books published by and about the United Nations, as well as responsibly sourced merchandise.


9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Monday - Friday)
10:00 a.m to 5:30 p.m. (Saturday - Sunday)

Phone: 1-212-963-7680
Email: bookshop@un.org

Mailing Address:
United Nations Bookshop
New York, NY 10017



WEDNESDAY, 13 June 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
MEET THE AUTHOR: "Peace Works: America’s Unifying Role in a Turbulent World"

The United Nations Bookshop invites you to a Meet the Author event with author Ambassador Rick Barton in discussion with Dr. Edward Luck, Columbia University Professor and Former United Nations Assistant Secretary General. Introductory remarks by Ms. Betty King, Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations in Geneva & ECOSOC

"Peace Works: America’s Unifying Role in a Turbulent World" (Rowman & Littlefield) Bosnia, Rwanda, Haiti, Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria - a quarter-century of stumbles in America’s pursuit of a more peaceful and just world. American military interventions have cost thousands of lives and billions of dollars, yet positive and sustainable change remain elusive. In this book Ambassador Rick Barton uses a mix of stories, history, and analysis for a transformative approach to foreign affairs and offers concrete and attainable solutions for the future.

RSVP: http://bit.ly/2GkCqqS



UN Bookshop events are open to United Nations pass holders and visitors. Visitors must register in person at the Visitors’ Check-in Office (801 First Avenue at 45th Street) before passing through UN Security screening (46th Street entrance to the main UN building). For those who can't attend the events in person, live streaming or recorded videos of events are available on the UN Publications Facebook page. For further information, please email us at bookshop@un.org








All proceeds from sales support the work of the Organization.