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Guderian: Panzer Pioneer or Myth Maker?
Russell A. Hart.
Publisher: Potomac.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781574888096.  Daedalus Item Code: 44302
 
Lionized as the father of the German armored force and a brilliant practitioner of blitzkrieg warfare, Heinz Guderian was instrumental in the World War II defeats of Poland and France. As Russell ... (Read More)
 
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Gun: 100 Greatest Firearms
David E. Petzal & Phil Bourjaily.
Publisher: Weldon Owen.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781616286118.  Daedalus Item Code: 50033
 
Based on the premise that firearms may be considered a weapon, a tool, a historical artifact, or an object of beauty, this overview of half a millennium of guns singles out 100 for special ... (Read More)
 
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Gypsy Boy: My Life in the Secret World of the Romany Gypsies
Mikey Walsh.
Publisher: Thomas Dunne.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780312622084.  Daedalus Item Code: 44217
 
Growing up a Romany Gypsy, Mikey Walsh lived in a caravan, didn't go to school, and seldom interacted with outsiders. In this internationally bestselling memoir from 2009, Walsh recounts his ... (Read More)
 
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Hakluyt's Promise: An Elizabethan's Obsession for an English America
Peter C. Mancall.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780300164220.  Daedalus Item Code: 32741
 
Richard Hakluyt the younger, a contemporary of William Shakespeare, advocated the creation of English colonies in the New World at a time when the advantages of this idea were far from self-evident. ... (Read More)
 
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Half Moon: Henry Hudson and the Voyage That Redrew the Map of the New World
Douglas Hunter.
Publisher: Bloomsbury.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781596916807.  Daedalus Item Code: 31899
 
The year 2009 marked the 400th anniversary of Henry Hudson's discovery of the majestic river that bears his name. Commissioned by the Dutch East India Company to find a northeastern passage over ... (Read More)
 
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Haunted Greenwich Village: Bohemian Banshees, Spooky Sites, and Gonzo Ghost Walks
Retold by Tom Ogden.
Publisher: Globe Pequot.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780762770380.  Daedalus Item Code: 41870
 
Collecting tales of ghostly goings-on and otherworldly encounters in Manhattan's bohemian Greenwich Village, practicing magician Tom Ogden introduces us to a colorful cast of spirits and specters, ... (Read More)
 
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Haunted Love: Tales of Ghostly Soulmates, Spooky Suitors, and Eternal Love
Chris Gonsalves.
Publisher: Globe Pequot.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780762752768.  Daedalus Item Code: 41872
 
Four centuries ago, French writer François de La Rochefoucauld said, "It is with true love as it is with ghosts; everyone talks about it, but few have seen it." And yet, there are those who have seen ... (Read More)
 
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Haunted U.S. Battlefields: Ghosts, Hauntings, and Eerie Events from America's Fields of Honor
Mary Beth Crain.
Publisher: Globe Pequot.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780762749362.  Daedalus Item Code: 34495
 
The places of wartime horror often conjure up images that haunt the living for generations to come, but is there more to the story? Journalist Mary Beth Crain—also the author of A Widow, A ... (Read More)
 
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The Heart of the Great Alone: Scott, Shackleton, and Antarctic Photography
David Hempleman-Adams, Sophie Gordon & Emma Stuart.
Publisher: Bloomsbury.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781608190072.  Daedalus Item Code: 30288
 
In this treasure trove of photographs and artifacts from the royal collection at Windsor Castle, the stories of Britain's two greatest Antarctic expeditions are told in the up-close, at times ... (Read More)
 
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Heaven's Command: An Imperial Progress
Jan Morris.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780571194667.  Daedalus Item Code: 41298
 
Tracing the rise of the British Empire from Queen Victoria's accession in 1837 to the eve of her Diamond Jubilee in 1897, this prequel to Jan Morris's superb 1968 book Pax Britannica ... (Read More)
 
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Helga's Diary: A Young Girl's Account of Life in a Concentration Camp
Helga Weiss. Neil Bermel, trans. Francine Prose, intro.
Publisher: Norton/BOMC.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393077971.  Daedalus Item Code: 44554
 
In 1939, Helga Weiss was a young Jewish schoolgirl in Prague during the first wave of the Nazi invasion, and as she witnessed the increasing brutality she began documenting her experiences in a ... (Read More)
 
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Henley-on-Thames Then & Now in Colour: Britain in Old Photographs
John Pilling & Laurence Waters.
Publisher: History Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780752463643.  Daedalus Item Code: 40058
 
Once a thriving river port, Oxfordshire's Henley-on-Thames lost much of its traditional trade during the railway boom of the 1840s, and many of the town's beautiful buildings gradually fell into ... (Read More)
 
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