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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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Medical Meddlers, Mediums and Magicians: The Victorian Age of Credulity
Keith Souter. Laura Matine, illus.
Publisher: History Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780752461151.  Daedalus Item Code: 52436
 
The Victorian thirst for knowledge drove them to explore unchartered corners of the world, pursue scientific explanation and discovery, and create engineering and architectural marvels. Yet this ... (Read More)
 
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A Memoir of the Warsaw Uprising
Miron Bialoszewski. Madeline G. Levine, trans.
Publisher: New York Review Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781590176658.  Daedalus Item Code: 59614
 
On August 1, 1944, Miron Bialoszewski (later renowned as one of Poland's most innovative poets) went out to run an errand for his mother, little guessing that he was about to be caught up in the ... (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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Midnight in Peking: How the Murder of a Young Englishwoman Haunted the Last Days of Old China
Paul French.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780143121008.  Daedalus Item Code: 62059
 
(Edgar Award Winner) Peking in 1937 was a vortex of privilege and scandal, opulence and opium dens, rumors and superstition, even as the Japanese prepared to invade. The discovery of ... (Read More)
 
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Military Aircraft Insignia of the World
John Cochrane & Stuart Elliott.
Publisher: Flight Recorder Publications.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780955426872.  Daedalus Item Code: 60058
 
A superb resource for the military enthusiast, historian, or aircraft modeler, this heavily illustrated book depicts the national markings of the world's military aircraft—from the breakaway Georgian ... (Read More)
 
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Modernism: The Lure of Heresy
Peter Gay.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393052053.  Daedalus Item Code: 61182
 
Beginning his epic study in the 1840s with Charles Baudelaire, whose lurid poetry scandalized French stalwarts, Peter Gay traces the revolutionary path of modernism from its Parisian origins to its ... (Read More)
 
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Mr. Wilson's War: From the Assassination of McKinley to the Defeat of the League of Nations
John Dos Passos.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781626362383.  Daedalus Item Code: 60763
 
The 20-year period covered in this lucid 1962 narrative by John Dos Passos was crucial to America's course through the 20th century, and foremost in the cast of characters is Woodrow Wilson. The shy, ... (Read More)
 
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Mrs. Robinson's Disgrace: The Private Diary of a Victorian Lady
Kate Summerscale.
Publisher: Bloomsbury.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781608199341.  Daedalus Item Code: 50278
 
Headstrong, high-spirited, and already widowed, Isabella Walker became Mrs. Henry Robinson at age 31 in 1844. Henry was a successful civil engineer, and moved Isabella and their two sons to Edinburgh ... (Read More)
 
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Murder & Mayhem in North London
Geoffrey Howse.
Publisher: Wharncliffe Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781845630997.  Daedalus Item Code: 41830
 
Delving into crime files covering 200 years of North London's darkest past, Geoffrey Howse uncovers long-forgotten cases that made the headlines in their day, as well as others still famous today. ... (Read More)
 
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Murder at Wrotham Hill
Diana Souhami.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780857382856.  Daedalus Item Code: 51175
 
Two strikingly different people eke out lives on the margins of a society shattered by World War II, in this true-crime account by the Whitbread Award–winning author of Selkirk's Island and ... (Read More)
 
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Murder on the Home Front: A True Story of Morgues, Murderers, and Mysteries During the London Blitz
Molly Lefebure.
Publisher: Grand Central.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781455576067.  Daedalus Item Code: 54291
 
Originally published in 1955 as Evidence for the Crown, this grisly yet disarmingly witty memoir traces Molly Lefebure's career as the secretary to Keith Simpson, one of London's foremost ... (Read More)
 
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