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Sleeping with the Enemy: Coco Chanel, Nazi Agent
Hal Vaughan.
Publisher: Chatto & Windus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780701185008.  Daedalus Item Code: 62657
 
The author of Doctor to the Resistance and FDR's Twelve Apostles here uncovers the true story of fashion designer Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel in occupied Paris during World War II. Hal ... (Read More)
 
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So Calypso!: The Soul of Trinidad (English/German/French Languages)
Vern Evans, photog. Lori Münz, ed.
Publisher: Ear Books.   Format: hardcover & CDs.
ISBN: 9783937406343.  Daedalus Item Code: 52025
 
Trinidad is the home of calypso music, which gave birth to hit songs from the 1930s and 40s like "Ugly Woman" and "Rum & Coca Cola," and evolved into the beat of Soca in the 1970s. Nowhere else are ... (Read More)
 
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Stalin's Secret Agents: The Subversion of Roosevelt's Government
M. Stanton Evans & Herbert Romerstein.
Publisher: Threshold.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781439147689.  Daedalus Item Code: 51066
 
Many sinister events that transpired in the clash of the world's superpowers at the close of World War II and the ensuing Cold War era have been ignored, distorted, and kept hidden from the public, ... (Read More)
 
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The Sting Man: The True Story Behind the Film American Hustle
Robert W. Greene.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780241970478.  Daedalus Item Code: 60407
 
Did a hustler from the Bronx nearly bring down the U.S. government? In an "absorbing and hilarious" book that "reads like good fiction" (Washington Post), two-time Pulitzer Prize–winning ... (Read More)
 
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The Stones of Oxford: Conjectures on a Cockleshell
John Melvin. Justin Cartwright, foreword.
Publisher: Papadakis.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781906506131.  Daedalus Item Code: 61145
 
The principal partner of John Melvin Architects and Town Planners here reflects on the nature of tradition and the role of memory in the renewal of our cities. With his profound understanding of the ... (Read More)
 
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A Storm in Flanders: The Ypres Salient, 1914–1918: Tragedy and Triumph on the Western Front
Winston Groom.
Publisher: Grove.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780802139986.  Daedalus Item Code: 49350
 
The Ypres Salient in Belgian Flanders was the most dreaded battlefield in all of World War I, and probably of any war in history. It was said that you could smell the stench of death for miles before ... (Read More)
 
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The Story of the Unsinkable Titanic
Michael Wilkinson & Robert Hamilton.
Publisher: Atlantic Publishing.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781909242746.  Daedalus Item Code: 52853
 
While the 1912 sinking of the Titanic has been documented many times in books and films, this intriguing book tells the ship's story through the newspaper articles of the era—often containing ... (Read More)
 
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Supreme Commander: MacArthur's Triumph in Japan
Seymour Morris Jr.
Publisher: Harper.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780062287939.  Daedalus Item Code: 51657
 
He is the most decorated general in American history—the only five-star general to receive the Medal of Honor—yet Douglas MacArthur's greatest victory was not in war. As Supreme Commander for the ... (Read More)
 
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Tales of Two Cities: Paris, London, and the Birth of the Modern City
Jonathan Conlin.
Publisher: Counterpoint.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781619022256.  Daedalus Item Code: 53442
 
Paris and London have long held a mutual fascination, and never more so than through the 18th and 19th centuries, when London became a vast economic center and Paris a cultural one, and each vied to ... (Read More)
 
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Tarnished Victory: Finishing Lincoln's War
William Marvel.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780547428062.  Daedalus Item Code: P4251
 
In this final book in a quartet focusing on our 16th president in the Civil War—following Mr. Lincoln Goes to War; Lincolns' Darkest Year: The War in 1862; and The Great Task ... (Read More)
 
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Telegram from Guernica: The Extraordinary Life of George Steer: Reporter, Adventurer and Soldier
Nicholas Rankin.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780571298860.  Daedalus Item Code: 60552
 
A classical scholar and a war correspondent in Spain in April 1937, George Steer remained in the city of Guernica after it was destroyed and found evidence of German bombs; his dispatch was one of ... (Read More)
 
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The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Ancient Egypt: World of Art
Toby Wilkinson.
Publisher: Thames & Hudson.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780500203965.  Daedalus Item Code: 61087
 
This engaging encyclopedic reference offers more than 1,000 entries on ancient Egypt—from gods and goddesses to everyday domestic objects—illustrated with 163 color photographs and another 153 black ... (Read More)
 
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