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P.G. Wodehouse: A Life in Letters
P.G. Wodehouse. Sophie Ratcliffe, ed.
 
Publisher: Arrow
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780099514794
Daedalus Item Code: 52406
 
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Constantine: Unconquered Emperor, Christian Victor
Paul Stephenson.
 
Publisher: Quercus
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780857381668
Daedalus Item Code: 62376
 
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Theodore Rex
Edmund Morris.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812966008.  Daedalus Item Code: 64815
 
(Winner of the 2002 Los Angeles Times Book Award for Biography) Following the new president Theodore "TR" Roosevelt as he comes down from Mount Marcy, New York, to take his emergency ... (Read More)
 
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Ambition and Desire: The Dangerous Life of Josephine Bonaparte
Kate Williams.
Publisher: Ballantine.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780345522832.  Daedalus Item Code: 64791
 
Born Marie-Josèphe-Rose de Tascher de La Pagerie on the Caribbean island of Martinique, the woman Napoleon would later call Josephine was a survivor. She endured a loveless marriage to a French ... (Read More)
 
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An Hour Before Daylight: Memories of a Rural Boyhood
Jimmy Carter.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780743211994.  Daedalus Item Code: 64283
 
He detailed the triumphs and travails of the presidency in White House Diary, but in this bestselling memoir, Jimmy Carter looks back at his formative years on the family farm in ... (Read More)
 
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A Thousand Naked Strangers: A Paramedic’s Wild Ride to the Edge and Back
Kevin Hazzard.
Publisher: Scribner.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781501110832.  Daedalus Item Code: 64719
 
In the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks, Kevin Hazzard felt that something was missing from his life. A failed salesman turned local reporter, he wanted to see how he might respond to danger and ... (Read More)
 
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The Heart of a Woman
Maya Angelou.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812980325.  Daedalus Item Code: 49418
 
In this fourth memoir, covering the late 1950s and early 60s, Maya Angelou leaves California with her son Guy for New York City. There she enters the society of black artists and writers, reads her ... (Read More)
 
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The Phantom of Fifth Avenue: The Mysterious Life and Scandalous Death of Heiress Huguette Clark
Meryl Gordon.
Publisher: Grand Central.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781455512638.  Daedalus Item Code: 64812
 
Born in 1906, Huguette Clark grew up in her family's Beaux Arts mansion in New York City and became one of the leading celebrities of her day. Her father, copper magnate William Andrews Clark, was ... (Read More)
 
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Twelve Years a Slave
Solomon Northup. Dolen Perkins-Valdez, intro.
Publisher: Atria.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781476767345.  Daedalus Item Code: 64287
 
The inspiration for the triple Oscar-winning film of the same name, this is the 1853 memoir of Solomon Northup, a black man born free in upstate New York who was drugged, beaten, and sold in the ... (Read More)
 
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Selected Letters of Norman Mailer
J. Michael Lennon, ed.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781400066230.  Daedalus Item Code: 64814
 
Over the course of a nearly 60-year career, the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Armies of the Night and The Executioner's Song wrote more than 30 novels and nonfiction books; ... (Read More)
 
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My Life with Che: The Making of a Revolutionary
Hilda Gadea. Ricardo Gadea, foreword.
Publisher: Palgrave.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780230614420.  Daedalus Item Code: 53507
 
In this memoir of Che Guevara, his first wife Hilda Gadea gives us a vivid portrait of Guevara as political icon, romantic wanderer, philosopher, doting suitor, and father. Ernesto Guevara sought out ... (Read More)
 
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Kathleen and Christopher: Christopher Isherwood's Letters to His Mother
Lisa Colletta, ed.
Publisher: Minnesota.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780816645800.  Daedalus Item Code: 63634
 
Opening a window into an enigmatic period in Christopher Isherwood's life, this book collects more than a hundred previously unpublished letters he wrote to his mother Kathleen between 1935 and 1940, ... (Read More)
 
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