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Mapping America: Exploring the Continent
Fritz Kessler. Frank Jacobs, intro.
 
Publisher: Black Dog
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9781907317088
Daedalus Item Code: 71400
 
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American history
No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in ...
Doris Kearns Goodwin.
 
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780684804484
Daedalus Item Code: 71688
 
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Tudor Sea Power: The Foundation of Greatness
David Childs.
Publisher: Seaforth.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781848320314.  Daedalus Item Code: 70532
 
In the 16th century England transformed from a remote and insignificant kingdom into a nation respected and feared throughout Europe. Rather than the usual routes of conquest, large armies, treaties, ... (Read More)
 
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The Hidden White House: Harry Truman and the Reconstruction of America's Most Famous Residence
Robert Klara.
Publisher: Thomas Dunne.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781250053930.  Daedalus Item Code: 71533
 
In 1948, President Harry Truman, enjoying a bath on the White House's second floor, almost plunged through the ceiling of the Blue Room into a tea party for the Daughters of the American Revolution. ... (Read More)
 
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Co. "Aytch": The First Tennessee Regiment or a Side Show to the Big Show: The Complete Illustrated Edition
Samuel Watkins. Katherine Furman, ed.
Publisher: Zenith.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780760347751.  Daedalus Item Code: 71380
 
Tennessee writer and humorist Samuel Watkins was one of 120 men who enlisted in the Confederate Army's First Tennessee Regiment, Company H, in May 1861; four years later, after fighting from Shiloh ... (Read More)
 
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A Magnificent Obsession: Victoria, Albert, and the Death That Changed the British Monarchy
Helen Rappaport.
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781250031525.  Daedalus Item Code: 71536
 
During his 20-year marriage to Queen Victoria, Prince Albert increasingly performed the functions of King in all but name, and the outpouring of grief after his death in 1861 was so extreme that its ... (Read More)
 
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General Grant and the Rewriting of History: How the Destruction of General William S. Rosecrans Influenced Our Understanding of the Civil War
Frank P. Varney.
Publisher: Savas Beatie.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781611211184.  Daedalus Item Code: 71320
 
In 1885, former president Ulysses S. Grant published his highly influential memoirs of the Civil War, which have shaped how we understand and evaluate not only the Union's triumphs and failures, but ... (Read More)
 
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Such Troops as These: The Genius and Leadership of Confederate General Stonewall Jackson
Bevin Alexander.
Publisher: Berkley Caliber.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780425271292.  Daedalus Item Code: 71068
 
The author of MacArthur's War and How Hitler Could Have Won World War II, decorated war veteran and military historian Bevin Alexander here considers the strategies of Thomas J. ... (Read More)
 
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Master of War: The Life of General George H. Thomas
Benson Bobrick.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780743290258.  Daedalus Item Code: 71184
 
The author of Testament: A Soldier's Story of the Civil War, historian Benson Bobrick here vividly portrays one of the Union's most underappreciated generals in the Civil War, arguing that ... (Read More)
 
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When Britain Burned the White House: The 1814 Invasion of Washington
Peter Snow.
Publisher: Thomas Dunne.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781250048288.  Daedalus Item Code: 71082
 
On August 24, 1814, British troops marched on Washington, D.C., after defeating hastily assembled U.S. forces at Bladensburg; the president and his wife had just enough time to flee the White House ... (Read More)
 
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Great Secrets of History: Gripping Stories of Truth and Lies, Deception and Discovery
Jonathan Bastable, Antony Mason & Tony Allan.
Publisher: Reader's Digest.   Format: no jacket.
ISBN: 9781922083036.  Daedalus Item Code: 71323
 
Hide out in the catacombs of ancient Rome with the first Christians as they shelter from their persecutors. Visit a Chicago hotel equipped with dungeons, hidden passages, and trapdoors designed to ... (Read More)
 
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The Other Tudor Princess: Margaret Douglas, Henry VIII's Niece
Mary McGrigor.
Publisher: History Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780750961233.  Daedalus Item Code: 71493
 
Margaret Douglas is a shadowy and mysterious character in Tudor history, but she takes center stage in this "well written, well researched and atmospheric" (John Matusiak) account of the bitter power ... (Read More)
 
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