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Lost Worlds: Ruins of the Americas
Arthur Drooker. Pico Iyer, foreword.
Publisher: Antique Collectors' Club.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781851497584.  Daedalus Item Code: 60374
Having previously captured the strange beauty of decaying stateside sites in American Ruins, Arthur Drooker here turns his infrared camera upon ancient locales in Central and South America. ... (Read More)
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Mad, Bad and Dangerous: The Eccentricity of Tyrants
Tom Ambrose.
Publisher: Peter Owen.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780720614473.  Daedalus Item Code: 62998
From Roman emperor Nero to Syrian president Assad, from Ivan the Terrible to Muammar Gaddafi, this book considers what has driven some of the most tyrannical and fanatical figures in history. Through ... (Read More)
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Malacarne: Married to the Mob (English/Italian Languages)
Alberto Giuliani, 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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The Man Who Shot the Man Who Shot Lincoln: And 44 Other Forgotten Figures From History
Graeme Donald.
Publisher: Lyons Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780762774289.  Daedalus Item Code: 51320
How did a countess almost assassinate Winston Churchill with a knife? Who betrayed Anne Frank and her family? Who invented the bra? And did you know that John Wilkes Booth's brother saved the life of ... (Read More)
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The Mantle of Command: FDR at War, 1941–1942
Nigel Hamilton.
Publisher: Mariner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780544227842.  Daedalus Item Code: 60785
(Nominated for the 2014 National Book Award) Also the biographer of John F. Kennedy, General Bernard "Monty" Montgomery, and Bill Clinton, Nigel Hamilton here gives us a dramatic account of ... (Read More)
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Many Identities, One Nation: The Revolution and Its Legacy in the Mid-Atlantic
Liam Riordan.
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812220506.  Daedalus Item Code: 51032
Neither as homogenous as Puritan New England nor as demarcated as the slaveholding South, the richly diverse mid-Atlantic region of Pennsylvania, Delaware, and New Jersey became highly politicized in ... (Read More)
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Masterpieces/Classical Art
Dyfri Williams.
Publisher: British Museum Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780714122540.  Daedalus Item Code: 62975
From carved Cycladic figures some 5,000 years old, magnificent Minoan gold pendants, and exquisite painted pottery from 5th century BC Athens to friezes and figures from the Parthenon, Roman silver ... (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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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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Miracles at the Jesus Oak: Histories of the Supernatural in Reformation Europe
Craig Harline.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780300167023.  Daedalus Item Code: 62770
In the musty archive of a Belgian abbey, historian Craig Harline happened upon a vast collection of documents written in the 17th century by people who claimed to have experienced miracles and ... (Read More)
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Mistresses: A History of the Other Woman
Elizabeth Abbott.
Publisher: Duckworth.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780715639467.  Daedalus Item Code: 61758
What is it about such women as Madame de Pompadour, Héloise, Marilyn Monroe, and Camilla Parker-Bowles that allows or impels them to become mistresses? What is it like to have a private life that is ... (Read More)
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Monty and Rommel: Parallel Lives
Peter Caddick-Adams.
Publisher: Overlook.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781590207253.  Daedalus Item Code: 42205
Two men came to personify Allied and German generalship in World War II: Field Marshals Bernard Montgomery and Erwin Rommel, both revered as two of the great commanders of their age. Born four years ... (Read More)
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