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The Art of the Body: Antiquity and Its Legacy
Michael Squire.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780195380811.  Daedalus Item Code: 50810
The classical perception of the human body is perhaps the single most important and wide-ranging legacy bequeathed to the modern world by antiquity; not only has it directed the evolutionary ... (Read More)
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Atlantis and the Silver City
Peter Daughtrey.
Publisher: Pegasus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781605984155.  Daedalus Item Code: 60829
First mentioned in print by Plato more than 2300 years ago, the concept of Atlantis has intrigued countless historians and writers through the ages, resulting in dozens of theories as to the island's ... (Read More)
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Bannockburn: The Battle for a Nation
Alistair Moffat.
Publisher: Birlinn Ltd.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781780272184.  Daedalus Item Code: 62210
Variously the director of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Scottish Television, and BritainsDNA, as well as a former student-elected rector of the University of St. Andrews, Alistair Moffat was born ... (Read More)
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The Captain's Concubine: Love, Honor, and Violence in Renaissance Tuscany
Donald Weinstein.
Publisher: Johns Hopkins.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780801864759.  Daedalus Item Code: 63231
On Holy Thursday in 1578 Tuscany, cavalier Fabrizio Bracciolini charged that he had been ambushed, slashed, stoned, and left bleeding in a Pistoia street by fellow cavalier Mariotto Cellesi and four ... (Read More)
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A Culture of Freedom: Ancient Greece and the Origins of Europe
Christian Meier. Kurt Raaflaub, foreword.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199588039.  Daedalus Item Code: 51801
Europe began with the ancient Greeks, posits Christian Meier. But do we really know who the ancient Greeks were, or what made their culture so special? Meier—recipient of the prestigious Jacob Grimm ... (Read More)
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Death and the Virgin Queen: Elizabeth I and the Dark Scandal That Rocked the Throne
Chris Skidmore.
Publisher: St. Martin's.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781250001603.  Daedalus Item Code: 50477
The author of Edward VI: The Lost King of England, British MP Chris Skidmore returns with this investigation into one of the most scandalous episodes of Elizabeth I's rule. Robert Dudley was ... (Read More)
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Dynasty: The Rise and Fall of the House of Caesar
Tom Holland.
Publisher: Anchor.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780345806727.  Daedalus Item Code: 69387
Historian Tom Holland picks up where he left off in Rubicon—the murder of Julius Caesar—with this dazzling group portrait, tracing the century-long rise and fall of Rome's first imperial ... (Read More)
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Fatal Colours: Towton, 1461...England's Most Brutal Battle
George Goodwin. David Starkey, intro.
Publisher: Phoenix.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781407248684.  Daedalus Item Code: 51170
When Henry V died in 1422, England's great warrior king was succeeded by his infant son, Henry VI. Historian George Goodwin chronicles Henry VI's disastrous reign and the savage First War of the ... (Read More)
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The Golden Ass of Lucius Apuleius
M.D. Usher, adaptation. T. Motley, illus.
Publisher: Godine.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781567924183.  Daedalus Item Code: 36319
A favorite of private presses and illustrators since the invention of printing, Lucius Apuleius's 2nd-century comic masterpiece traces the misadventures of a young man who is a bit too curious about ... (Read More)
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Henry VIII: The Charismatic King Who Reforged a Nation
Kathy Elgin.
Publisher: Arcturus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781782122159.  Daedalus Item Code: 60290
A man of deep contradictions, Henry VIII struggled to maintain royal pomp, even as he ruthlessly eliminated everyone whom he believed stood against him. Featuring 175 black and white illustrations, ... (Read More)
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Household Politics: Conflict in Early Modern England
Don Herzog.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300180787.  Daedalus Item Code: 52743
Canonical sources and sermons of early modern England often urge the subordination of women; law professor Don Herzog argues here that these sources were blather—not that they were irrelevant, but ... (Read More)
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Kings, Queens, and Courtiers: Art in Early Renaissance France
Martha Wolff, ed.
Publisher: Yale/Art Institute of Chicago.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300170252.  Daedalus Item Code: 61533
At the turn of the 16th century French art entered a dynamic transitional period, during which the country—resurgent after the dislocations of the Hundred Years' War—invaded Italy and all media ... (Read More)
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