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Gypsy Boy on the Run: My Escape from a Life Among the Romany Gypsies
Mikey Walsh.
Publisher: Thomas Dunne.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781250021878.  Daedalus Item Code: 44216
Having little idea what life is like outside the Romany Gypsy culture, 15-year-old Mikey Walsh nonetheless leaves his family behind to forge a new existence for himself, in this 2011 sequel to his ... (Read More)
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Hakluyt's Promise: An Elizabethan's Obsession for an English America
Peter C. Mancall.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780300164220.  Daedalus Item Code: 32741
Richard Hakluyt the younger, a contemporary of William Shakespeare, advocated the creation of English colonies in the New World at a time when the advantages of this idea were far from self-evident. ... (Read More)
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The Heir Apparent: A Life of Edward VII, the Playboy Prince
Jane Ridley.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812972634.  Daedalus Item Code: 59187
(One of the New York Times Book Review's Best 100 Books of 2013 and a Boston Globe Best Book of the Year) Born Prince Albert Edward, and known to familiars as "Bertie," the ... (Read More)
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Henry VIII
Alison Weir.
Publisher: Ballantine.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780345437082.  Daedalus Item Code: 59182
Renowned for his command of power and celebrated for his intellect, Henry VIII presided over one of the most magnificent courts in Renaissance Europe. Alison Weir sets her biography of this ... (Read More)
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A History of Britain: Book IV: The Stuarts, Cromwell & the Glorious Revolution, 16031714
E.H. Carter & R.A.F. Mears. David Evans, ed.
Publisher: Stacey International.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781906768232.  Daedalus Item Code: 41736
This fourth volume of Carter and Mears's History of Britain takes us through the 17th century and into the 18th, from James I and Charles I, through the Civil War and the Republic, the ... (Read More)
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The History of the World: From the Dawn of Humanity to the Modern Age
Frank Welsh.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781782061090.  Daedalus Item Code: 43914
In a narrative beginning almost 1.5 million years ago with the emergence of Homo erectus, the author of Battle for Christendom takes the reader from the Middle Ages to the ... (Read More)
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A History of America in Thirty-Six Postage Stamps
Chris West.
Publisher: Picador.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781250043689.  Daedalus Item Code: 49522
In this delightful follow-up to A History of Britain in Thirty-Six Postage Stamps ("a lovely book ... and not just for philatelists," said the Cleveland Plain Dealer), English stamp ... (Read More)
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How We Elected Lincoln: Personal Recollections
Abram J. Dittenhoefer. Kathleen Hall Jamieson, foreword.
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812219142.  Daedalus Item Code: 40298
Young South Carolinian abolitionist Abram Dittenhoefer encountered Abraham Lincoln in New York City on February 27, 1860, establishing a mutual friendship and trust. Soon, Dittenhoefer became a ... (Read More)
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How Paris Became Paris: The Invention of the Modern City
Joan DeJean.
Publisher: Bloomsbury.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781620407684.  Daedalus Item Code: 59696
At the beginning of the 17th century, Paris was still emerging from its medieval walls, though within a century the city would be transformed. Joan DeJean here shows us that the Parisian model for ... (Read More)
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How to Be a Victorian: A Dawn-to-Dusk Guide to Victorian Life
Ruth Goodman.
Publisher: Liveright.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781631491139.  Daedalus Item Code: 59857
A historian who believes in getting her hands dirty, Ruth Goodman here draws on her own adventures living in re-created Victorian conditions to serve as our bustling and fanciful guide to life in ... (Read More)
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Hunt for the Southern Continent
James Cook. Philip Edwards, ed.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780141025438.  Daedalus Item Code: 32320
On the second of his three great voyages, Captain James Cook was to sail farther south than any previous explorer seeking a rumored southern continent, to be settled by the British. Cook found ... (Read More)
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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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