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Memory of the World: The Treasures that Record Our History from 1700 BC to the Present Day
Irina Bokova, foreword.
Publisher: Collins.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: B0092HPZ2K.  Daedalus Item Code: 51222
From the Gutenberg Bible to the diary of Anne Frank, and from the Bayeux Tapestry to Fritz Lang’s Metropolis, this UNESCO publication documents 244 important events, discoveries, or inventions ... (Read More)
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The Men Who Would Be King: The Courtships of Queen Elizabeth I
Josephine Ross.
Publisher: William Morrow.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780062190888.  Daedalus Item Code: 33192
For more than half a century, Elizabeth I was pursued by kings, princes, and nobles from across Europe, in marriage negotiations that blended romance with diplomacy, yet not one of these illustrious ... (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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The Middle Ages: The Illustrated History of the Medieval World
Anita Baker.
Publisher: Carlton.   Format: slipcased.
ISBN: 9781780975382.  Daedalus Item Code: 51739
The popular portrayal of the medieval era as one of endless famine, war, and ignorance overlooks the brilliant advances in science, art, and literature seen during that time. This slipcased, ... (Read More)
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Middle East Conflicts: Interlink Illustrated Histories
Francois Massoulie. Angela Parker, trans.
Publisher: Interlink.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781566562379.  Daedalus Item Code: 42396
A land of economic contrasts and a bewildering array of religious, national, and social conflicts, the Middle East has rarely been at peace. This whirlwind tour of the tumultuous modern era examines ... (Read More)
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Military Memoirs of a Confederate: A Critical Narrative
Edward Porter Alexander.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781628737639.  Daedalus Item Code: 52146
First published in 1907, Edward Porter Alexander's memoir is an unvarnished account of a soldier's life. Regarded as one of the most precise and dispassionate chroniclers of the Civil War, Alexander ... (Read More)
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Mud: A Military History
C.E. Wood.
Publisher: Potomac.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781597970037.  Daedalus Item Code: 44306
Napoleon delayed his attack at Waterloo to allow the mud to dry. In November 1942, Russian mud stopped the Germans, who could not advance again until the temperature dropped low enough to freeze the ... (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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