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The Papyrus of Nebseni: Catalogue of the Books of the Dead in the British Museum, Vol. III
Gunther Lapp.
Publisher: British Museum Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780714119564.  Daedalus Item Code: 34276
 
The Department of Ancient Egypt and Sudan in the British Museum preserves one of the most extensive collections outside Egypt of funerary papyri, among which the greatest number bear texts from the ... (Read More)
 
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Paris Under Water: How the City of Light Survived the Great Flood of 1910
Jeffrey H. Jackson.
Publisher: Palgrave.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780230108042.  Daedalus Item Code: 31995
 
In the winter of 1910, the river that normally brings life to Paris quickly became a force of destruction. Torrential rainfall saturated the soil, and faulty engineering created conditions that soon ... (Read More)
 
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The Passage of Power: The Years of Lyndon Johnson
Robert A. Caro.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780375713255.  Daedalus Item Code: 38567
 
(Winner of the 2012 National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Biography) The fourth entry in Robert A. Caro's Pulitzer Prize– and National Book ... (Read More)
 
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Pauline Bonaparte: Venus of Empire
Flora Fraser.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307265449.  Daedalus Item Code: 12140
 
Celebrated for her beauty, notorious for her passions, immortalized by Antonio Canova's barely draped statue, and always profoundly loyal to her brother the emperor, Pauline Bonaparte Borghese is a ... (Read More)
 
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Peaceable Kingdom Lost: The Paxton Boys and the Destruction of William Penn's Holy Experiment
Kevin Kenny.
Publisher: Oxford/QPB.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781616641832.  Daedalus Item Code: 38126
 
In 1682, Quaker William Penn established the "holy experiment"—the colony of Pennsylvania, where white settlers and Native Americans could co-exist peacefully. Penn's sons shared none of his ... (Read More)
 
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Pearl Harbor: FDR Leads the Nation into War
Steven M. Gillon.
Publisher: Basic/BOMC.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780465021390.  Daedalus Item Code: 38094
 
Following Japan's bombing raid of the U.S. fleet in Pearl Harbor, Franklin D. Roosevelt proclaimed December 7, 1941, to be "a date which will live in infamy." Indeed, the events of that day ended the ... (Read More)
 
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Perilous Fight: America's Intrepid War with Britain on the High Seas, 1812–1815
Stephen Budiansky.
Publisher: Knopf/BOMC.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307270696.  Daedalus Item Code: 33296
 
The author of Her Majesty's Spymaster and The Bloody Shirt, Stephen Budiansky here revisits the War of 1812—the "forgotten war" of American history—and vividly demonstrates that, far ... (Read More)
 
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Pictures from the Life of Nelson
William Clark Russell.
Publisher: Naval Institute.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781591147466.  Daedalus Item Code: 23697
 
This long-lost gem from 1897 comes from one of 19th-century England's most popular and prolific writers of nautical literature. William Clark Russell's short stories and novels were so widely read ... (Read More)
 
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A Pioneer ABC
Mary Alice Downie and Mary Jane Gerber.
Publisher: Tundra Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780887766886.  Daedalus Item Code: 32448
 
Inspired by the lives of British loyalists who emigrated to Canada after the American Revolution, this picture book for readers 4 to 7 takes the form of an alphabet primer, illustrated with realistic ... (Read More)
 
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Pistols at Dawn: A History of Dueling
Richard Hopton.
Publisher: Piatkus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780749929961.  Daedalus Item Code: 38472
 
Dueling is embedded in our collective consciousness; through numerous films and books, it evokes a code of manners among gentlemen, defending their honor with rapiers or pistols in the early morning ... (Read More)
 
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The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England
Dan Jones.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780143124924.  Daedalus Item Code: 49215
 
The first Plantagenet kings inherited a broken, blood-soaked realm from the Normans in the mid-12th century and transformed it into an empire that, at its height, stretched from Scotland to ... (Read More)
 
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Poison: An Illustrated History
Joel Levy.
Publisher: Lyons Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780762770564.  Daedalus Item Code: 22938
 
Easy to obtain and administer, poisons are often hard to detect or trace. They can kill, but they can also smooth wrinkles, calm nerves, create inspiring visions, and cure illnesses. Indeed, says ... (Read More)
 
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