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I Wish I'd Been There, Book Two: European History
Byron Hollinshead & Theodore K. Rabb, eds.
Publisher: Doubleday/BOMC.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780385519083.  Daedalus Item Code: 10491
Paul Kennedy, John Keegan, Ross King, Freeman Dyson, Katherine Duncan-Jones, and 15 other respected historians take readers to such key events in Western and European history as the signing of Magna ... (Read More)
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Ian Fleming's Commandos: The Story of 30 Assault Unit in WWII
Nicholas Rankin.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780571250639.  Daedalus Item Code: 53940
The man who would invent James Bond, Lieutenant-Commander Ian Fleming, was the personal assistant to John Godfrey, Britain's Director of Naval Intelligence early in World War II (and the dynamic ... (Read More)
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The Illustrated Dictionary of Ancient Egypt
Ian Shaw & Paul Nicholson.
Publisher: American University in Cairo.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9789774162268.  Daedalus Item Code: 51671
Offering clear, in-depth explanations and descriptions of the important ideas, events, and personalities through 4,000 years of Egyptian civilization, this book features more than 600 ... (Read More)
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Imperial Footprints: Henry Morton Stanley's African Journeys
James L. Newman.
Publisher: Potomac.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781574887235.  Daedalus Item Code: 42073
"Dr. Livingstone, I presume?" The man who uttered those famous words was compared with Christopher Columbus in his day and became one of the late 19th-century's most newsworthy figures. Yet 100 years ... (Read More)
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Inferno: The World at War, 19391945
Max Hastings.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307273598.  Daedalus Item Code: 40112
One of Britain's top journalists and the author of more than 20 books, including Winston's War and the Somerset Maugham Award winner Bomber Command, Max Hastings here gives us what many ... (Read More)
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The Inheritor's Powder: A Tale of Arsenic, Murder, and the New Forensic Science
Sandra Hempel.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780393349887.  Daedalus Item Code: 59001
In the first half of the 19th century, an epidemic of arsenic poisoning swept through Europe. Available at any corner shop for a few pence, arsenic was undetectable in food or drink, and came to be ... (Read More)
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Inspector Minahan Makes a Stand: Or the Missing Girls of England
Bridget O'Donnell.
Publisher: Picador.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780330544641.  Daedalus Item Code: 52839
In Victorian London, the age of consent was just 13. Unwitting girls were regularly enticed or tricked and sold into prostitution, and could be trafficked to Brussels, Paris, or beyond. The official ... (Read More)
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In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin
Erik Larson.
Publisher: Broadway.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780307408853.  Daedalus Item Code: 59312
A mild-mannered professor from Chicago, William Dodd became America's first ambassador to Hitler's Germany in 1933. In this nonfiction narrative that reads like a political thriller, from the author ... (Read More)
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In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex (Movie Tie-In)
Nathaniel Philbrick.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780143126812.  Daedalus Item Code: 59567
(Winner of the National Book Award for Nonfiction) Originally published in 2000, Nathaniel Philbrick's account of the incident that inspired Moby-Dick is a superb maritime narrative, ... (Read More)
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In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette
Hampton Sides.
Publisher: Anchor.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780307946911.  Daedalus Item Code: 59148
(Named one of the Best Books of 2014 by the Washington Post, Minneapolis Star Tribune, and Miami Herald) This is Hampton Sides's evocative and gripping account of a ... (Read More)
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Islam, Science, and the Challenge of History
Ahmad Dallal.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780300177718.  Daedalus Item Code: 52775
Exploring the significance of scientific knowledge in Muslim societies, history professor Ahmad Dallal here traces how scientific knowledge and religious authority have been delineated historically. ... (Read More)
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The Island at the Center of the World: The Epic Story of Dutch Manhattan and the Forgotten Colony that Shaped America
Russell Shorto.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781400078677.  Daedalus Item Code: 59749
When the British wrested New Amsterdam from the Dutch in 1664, the truth about its thriving, polyglot society began to disappear into myths about a cartoonish peg-legged governor and an island ... (Read More)
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