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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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Mona Lisa: A Life Discovered
Dianne Hales.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781451658965.  Daedalus Item Code: 53072
Everybody knows her smile, yet almost no one knows her story. Lisa Gherardini (1479–1542) was a quintessential woman of her times, living through a tumult of political upheavals, family dramas, and ... (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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Music & Monarchy: A History of Britain in Four Movements
David Starkey & Katie Greening.
Publisher: BBC Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781849906814.  Daedalus Item Code: 52367
Showcasing a monarch's power, prestige, and taste, music has been the lifeblood of many a royal dynasty. Featuring 16 pages of color illustrations, this history by the author of Royal River ... (Read More)
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My Life
Giuseppe Garibaldi. Tim Parks, foreword. Stephen Parkin, trans.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843910930.  Daedalus Item Code: 53748
Distinguished by superhuman courage, personal tragedy, and tireless struggle in the name of freedom, the life of Giuseppe Garibaldi (1807–82) has remained a source of fascination for generations. In ... (Read More)
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Naples Declared: A Walk Around the Bay
Benjamin Taylor.
Publisher: Putnam.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780399159176.  Daedalus Item Code: 44361
A city of seemingly irreconcilable opposites, Naples is simultaneously "glorious and ghastly" as Ben Taylor acknowledges. And yet such is his affection for the place that Taylor—also the much-praised ... (Read More)
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Nature and Renewal: Wild River Valley and Beyond
Dean B. Bennett, text and illus.
Publisher: Tilbury House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780884483250.  Daedalus Item Code: 43347
In the White Mountains of Maine and New Hampshire, Wild River Valley has been both the scene of an ecological disaster and demonstrated nature's ability to revitalize itself. In this history of the ... (Read More)
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Nelson's Women
Tom Pocock.
Publisher: Andre Deutsch.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780233050188.  Daedalus Item Code: 32329
The fame of Horatio Nelson as Britain's greatest naval hero has always been shadowed by the notoriety of his relations with women, particularly his affair with Lady Hamilton and the subsequent ... (Read More)
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Never Surrender: Lost Voices of a Generation at War
Robert Kershaw.
Publisher: Hodder.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780340962039.  Daedalus Item Code: 38469
Beginning with first-hand accounts of the reaction to Neville Chamberlain's declaration of war in 1939, British veteran and former senior NATO staffer Robert Kershaw portrays the many aspects of ... (Read More)
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New York at War: Four Centuries of Combat, Fear, and Intrigue in Gotham
Steven H. Jaffe.
Publisher: Basic/QPB.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781620909744.  Daedalus Item Code: 42276
Beginning with an Indian attack on one of Henry Hudson's crewmen—who in 1609 became the first recorded fatality of an act of war in the region's history—historian Steven H. Jaffe offers an ... (Read More)
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