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Lincoln: The Biography of a Writer
Fred Kaplan.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780060773366.  Daedalus Item Code: 51052
For Abraham Lincoln, whether he was composing love letters, speeches, or legal arguments, words mattered. Here Fred Kaplan—also the author of The Singular Mark Twain, Gore Vidal, ... (Read More)
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Lincoln's Gamble: The Tumultuous Six Months that Gave America the Emancipation Proclamation and Changed the Course of the Civil War
Todd Brewster.
Publisher: Scribner.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781451693867.  Daedalus Item Code: 51912
In July 1862, Abraham Lincoln first spoke of freeing the slaves, and in January of the following year, he signed the Emancipation Proclamation. Perhaps surprisingly, the man known as the Great ... (Read More)
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Listening to Britain: Home Intelligence Reports on Britain's Finest Hour, May–September 1940
Paul Addison & Jeremy A. Crang, eds.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780099548744.  Daedalus Item Code: 42016
From May to September 1940, during a period that saw some of the most dramatic events of the war—the evacuation from Dunkirk, the Battle of Britain, and the opening stages of the Blitz—the Ministry ... (Read More)
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London Bridge in America: The True Story of a Transatlantic Crossing
Travis Elborough.
Publisher: Jonathan Cape.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780224096256.  Daedalus Item Code: 51174
In 1968 the world's largest antique went to America. But how do you transport a 130-year-old bridge across 4300 miles of ocean and sand? Why did oil baron and chainsaw-manufacturing king Robert ... (Read More)
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The Lorraine Campaign: U.S. Army in World War II: European Theater of Operations
Hugh M. Cole. Jerry D. Morelock, foreword.
Publisher: Whitman Publishing.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780794837686.  Daedalus Item Code: 41045
From the Moselle to the German border, the U.S. Third Army, commanded by George S. Patton Jr., struggled through slow, arduous campaigning in the fall of 1944. Their December assault on Germany's ... (Read More)
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Madams: Bawds & Brothel-Keepers of London
Fergus Linnane.
Publisher: History Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780750933070.  Daedalus Item Code: 52426
From the 17th century until the 19th, there were few careers open to women—or rather, few socially acceptable careers. Thus it was that prostitution became a route to independence and power, and ... (Read More)
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Malacarne: Married to the Mob (English/Italian Languages)
Alberto Guliani, photog. Robert Saviano, Francesco La Licata, Pino Corrias, Antonio Gratteri, Andrea Amato & Rita Borsellino, text.
Publisher: Ear Books.   Format: hardcover & CDs.
ISBN: 9783940004871.  Daedalus Item Code: 52017
A bleak, unsparing portrait of the Mafia and its organizations in Southern Italy and abroad, this book also represents a cultural journey through the regions of Italy where the influence of the Mafia ... (Read More)
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Mary Queen of Scots
Antonia Fraser.
Publisher: Delta.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780385311298.  Daedalus Item Code: 59134
(Winner of the 1969 James Tait Black Memorial Prize) A winner of the Wolfson History Prize and a CWA Gold Dagger for Non-fiction, Antonia Fraser has penned several notable histories of ... (Read More)
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Master of the Senate: The Years of Lyndon Johnson, Volume 3
Robert A. Caro.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780394720951.  Daedalus Item Code: 52296
(Winner of the 2002 National Book Award and the 2003 Pulitzer Prize) Spanning Lyndon Johnson's dynamic Senate career from his arrival in 1950 (after 12 years in the House of Representatives) ... (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: 53506
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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The Men Who United the States: America's Explorers, Inventors, Eccentrics, and Mavericks, and the Creation of One Nation, Indivisible
Simon Winchester.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780062079619.  Daedalus Item Code: 49475
For more than two centuries, E pluribus unum has appeared on America's seals and currency. Here the author of The Meaning of Everything, Krakatoa, and Atlantic considers ... (Read More)
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A Merciless Place: The Fate of Britain's Convicts After the American Revolution
Emma Christopher.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199782550.  Daedalus Item Code: 30724
From the Australian historian who gave us Slave Trade Sailors and Their Captive Cargoes, this story begins with the American War of Independence, until which many British convicts were shipped ... (Read More)
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