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Legions of Rome: The Definitive History of Every Imperial Roman Legion
Stephen Dando-Collins.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781849162302.  Daedalus Item Code: 54206
Disciplined and rigorously structured, the Roman army remains the model for many subsequent military units. In this history—based on three decades of research—the author of The Great Fire of ... (Read More)
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Letters from Sea, 1882–1901: Joanna and Lincoln Colcord's Seafaring Childhood
Parker Bishop Albee Jr. Andrew J. Nesdall, foreword.
Publisher: Tilbury House.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780884482147.  Daedalus Item Code: 43345
Fifth-generation seafarers from Maine, Joanna and Lincoln Colcord spent their youth at sea aboard their father's ships, traveling to such far-flung locales as Argentina, South Africa, Hong Kong, and ... (Read More)
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Lewis Coolidge and the Voyage of the Amethyst, 1806–1811
Evabeth Miller Kienast & John Phillip Felt, eds.
Publisher: South Carolina.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781570038167.  Daedalus Item Code: 41790
Lewis Coolidge (1783–1871) was a nephew of Billy Dawes, the man who accompanied Paul Revere on his legendary midnight ride, and that adventurous spirit seems to have run in the family: in 1806 ... (Read More)
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Lijiang: The Imperiled Utopia
Peter Moss.
Publisher: FormAsia.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9627283916.  Daedalus Item Code: 50773
The remote city of Lijiang, in the far reaches of China's southern Yunnan Province, is a time capsule of ancient China; the city center has a history going back some eight centuries to the time of ... (Read More)
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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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