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Dear Abigail: The Intimate Lives and Revolutionary Ideas of Abigail ...
Diane Jacobs.
 
Publisher: Ballantine
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780345465061
Daedalus Item Code: 63385
 
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Fierce Patriot: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman
Robert L. O'Connell.
 
Publisher: Random House
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9781400069729
Daedalus Item Code: 63397
 
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Civil War Sketch Book: Drawings from the Battlefront
Harry L. Katz & Vincent Virga. Alan Brinkley, preface.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393072204.  Daedalus Item Code: 63535
 
Though battlefield photography came of age during the Civil War, much of the fighting and fallout of the conflict was captured as war had been depicted for centuries—by the artist's pencil. ... (Read More)
 
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Domestic Affairs: Intimacy, Eroticism, and Violence Between Servants and Masters in Eighteenth-Century Britain
Kristina Straub.
Publisher: Johns Hopkins.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780801890499.  Daedalus Item Code: 63232
 
From Daniel Defoe's Family Instructor to William Godwin's political novel Caleb Williams, British literature written for and about servants tells a hitherto veiled story about the ... (Read More)
 
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Death in Florence: The Medici, Savonarola, and the Battle for the Soul of a Renaissance City
Paul Strathern.
Publisher: Pegasus/BOMC.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781605988269.  Daedalus Item Code: 63249
 
The author of the Somerset Maugham Award–winning novel A Season in Abyssinia and the nonfiction Aventis Prize finalist Mendeleyev's Dream here recasts the culture wars and political ... (Read More)
 
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The First Blitz: Bombing London in the First World War
Ian Castle.
Publisher: Osprey.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781472815293.  Daedalus Item Code: 63256
 
The Blitz of World War II was not the first time German bombs fell on London; 25 years earlier, at the height of World War I, war on the "Home Front" began when zeppelins crossed the English Channel ... (Read More)
 
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When the United States Spoke French: Five Refugees Who Shaped a Nation
François Furstenberg.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781594204418.  Daedalus Item Code: 63465
 
In 1789, as the French Revolution convulsed Europe, the fledgling United States struggled with financial insolvency, regional separatism, and bitter political divisions. Here the author of In the ... (Read More)
 
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Great Military Blunders: History's Worst Battlefield Decisions from Ancient Times to the Present Day
Geoffrey Regan.
Publisher: Sevenoaks.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781781774748.  Daedalus Item Code: 63145
 
Down through the centuries military history has been marked as much by misjudgments and incompetence as by gallantry and glory. Such blunders have often ended in tragedy, from the Battle of ... (Read More)
 
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The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt and the Golden Age of Journalism
Doris Kearns Goodwin.
Publisher: Viking.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780670921003.  Daedalus Item Code: 62972
 
(Winner of the 2014 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction) As she did in her enormously popular Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln and her Pulitzer ... (Read More)
 
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World History In Minutes: 200 Key Events Explained in an Instant
Tat Wood & Dorothy Ali.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781623654856.  Daedalus Item Code: 63110
 
What happened to the Roman Empire? Why was Magna Carta so important? What led to World War I? Why did the Soviet Union collapse? From the 100 Years' War to the Gulf Wars, from the wisdom of Aristotle ... (Read More)
 
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Challenge of Battle: The Real Story of the British Army in 1914
Adrian Gilbert.
Publisher: Osprey.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781849088596.  Daedalus Item Code: 63061
 
Winston Churchill described the opening campaign of World War I as "a drama never surpassed." In the titanic clash of Europe's armies in 1914, the British Expeditionary Force (BEF) played a notable ... (Read More)
 
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Mrs. Mattingly's Miracle: The Prince, the Widow, and the Cure that Shocked Washington City
Nancy Lusignan Schultz.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780300205893.  Daedalus Item Code: 62776
 
In 1824 in Washington, D.C., Ann Mattingly, widowed sister of the city's mayor, was miraculously cured of a ravaging cancer. Just days from her predicted demise, she arose from her sickbed free from ... (Read More)
 
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Robert K. Massie.
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Dermot McEvoy.
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