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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
Tom Ogden, ed.
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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The Heart of Everything That Is: The Untold Story of Red Cloud, An American Legend
Bob Drury & Tom Clavin.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781451654660.  Daedalus Item Code: 50506
 
(Named a Best Book of 2013 by Salon and a Best Biography of the Year by True West magazine) The great Sioux warrior-statesman Red Cloud was the only American Indian in history to ... (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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The Heir Apparent: A Life of Edward VII, the Playboy Prince
Jane Ridley.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812972634.  Daedalus Item Code: 59187
 
(One of the New York Times Book Review's Best 100 Books of 2013 and a Boston Globe Best Book of the Year) Born Prince Albert Edward, and known to familiars as "Bertie," the ... (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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Heretic Queen: Queen Elizabeth I and the Wars of Religion
Susan Ronald.
Publisher: St. Martin's.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780312645380.  Daedalus Item Code: 43005
 
The author of The Pirate Queen here delivers a vivid, engaging account of Elizabeth I, focusing on her role in the wars on religion that tore apart 16th-century Europe. Elizabeth's 1558 ... (Read More)
 
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Heroes, Rascals, & Rogues: A Compendium of Notable Historical Characters, Who Have Made Their Names ... By Foul Means or Fair
Rupert Matthews & John Birdsall.
Publisher: AA Publishing.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780749558888.  Daedalus Item Code: 42870
 
Heavily illustrated and compulsively readable, this book of popular biography packs in hundreds of profiles of famous, infamous, and all-but-forgotten figures of ancient and recent times, from ... (Read More)
 
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A History of Britain: Book VII: Liberal England, World War and Slump, 19011939
E.H. Carter & R.A.F. Mears. David Evans, ed.
Publisher: Stacey International.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781906768485.  Daedalus Item Code: 41737
 
The first four decades of the 20th century are explored in detail in this seventh volume of A History of Britain, including the founding of the Labour party and the rise of liberalism, the ... (Read More)
 
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A History of the English-Speaking Peoples Since 1900
Andrew Roberts.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780060875992.  Daedalus Item Code: 21138
 
Inspired by Winston Churchill's historical opus, A History of the English-Speaking Peoples Since 1900 is an engrossing account of the 20th century from the author of Napoleon and ... (Read More)
 
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The History of the Reign of King Henry VII
Francis Bacon. Brian Thompson, foreword.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843917083.  Daedalus Item Code: 50372
 
Chiefly remembered for his role in ending the Wars of the Roses, Henry VII remains a rather mysterious figure whose reign was marked by rebellions and unpopular taxes. Written nearly a century after ... (Read More)
 
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The History of the World: From the Dawn of Humanity to the Modern Age
Frank Welsh.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781782061090.  Daedalus Item Code: 43914
 
In a narrative beginning almost 1.5 million years ago with the emergence of Homo erectus, the author of Battle for Christendom takes the reader from the Middle Ages to the ... (Read More)
 
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