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Among the Bohemians: Experiments in Living 1900–1939
Virginia Nicholson.
Publisher: Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780060548469.  Daedalus Item Code: 49049
(A San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of 2002) They ate garlic and didn't always bathe; they listened to Wagner and worshiped Diaghilev; they sent their children to coeducational ... (Read More)
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Ancestral Realms of the Naxi: Quentin Roosevelt's China
Christine Mathieu & Cindy Ho, eds.
Publisher: Arnoldsche.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9783897903432.  Daedalus Item Code: 50884
An ethnic minority native to Yunnan Province in southwest China, the Naxi people developed at the crossroads of Tibetan, Chinese, and southern Asian cultures, resulting in a rich mythology and ... (Read More)
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Ancient Egypt on Five Deben a Day
Donald P. Ryan.
Publisher: Thames & Hudson.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780500251485.  Daedalus Item Code: 52387
If ever a troublesome time warp should send you back to the 13th century BC, this is the only guide you'll need to navigate your way around the Egypt of Ramesses the Great. Sail up the Nile and visit ... (Read More)
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At Home—A Short History of Private Life: Special Illustrated Edition
Bill Bryson.
Publisher: Doubleday.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780385537285.  Daedalus Item Code: 39031
As he did with A Short History of Nearly Everything (which earned him both the Aventis Prize and the Descartes Prize), Bill Bryson here reintroduces At Home—his lively history of the ... (Read More)
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Battleground New York City: Countering Spies, Saboteurs, and Terrorists Since 1961
Thomas A. Reppetto.
Publisher: Potomac.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781597976770.  Daedalus Item Code: 44294
From the bloody Civil War draft riots to the activities of German and Soviet spies in the 20th century, and more recent attacks by Islamic radicals, New York City has long been a breeding ground for ... (Read More)
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Battles that Changed History: Key Battles that Decided the Fate of Nations
Michael Spilling, ed.
Publisher: Amber.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781906626808.  Daedalus Item Code: 52191
From the Battle of Alesia (52 BC), where Gaius Julius Caesar's Roman forces besieged and defeated Vercingetorix's larger Gaulish army, to Agincourt (1415), where France's heavily armored knights were ... (Read More)
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Beautiful for Ever: Madame Rachel of Bond Street: Cosmetician, Con-Artist and Blackmailer
Helen Rappaport.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780099570134.  Daedalus Item Code: 51073
Madame Rachel had everything: a Mayfair address, the title of "purveyor to Her Majesty the Queen," a shop full of expensive creams and potions, and an aristocratic, rich—and gullible—clientele. This ... (Read More)
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Below the Convergence: Voyages Toward Antarctica, 1699–1839
Alan Gurney.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780393329049.  Daedalus Item Code: 23872
In a wonderfully written book that "will delight both the armchair traveler and the intellectual tourist" (Chicago Tribune), former yacht designer Alan Gurney tells of the first Herculean ... (Read More)
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Ben-Gurion: A Political Life
Shimon Peres. David Landau, interviewer.
Publisher: NextBook/BOMC.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780805242829.  Daedalus Item Code: 38034
Based in part on a series of interviews with journalist David Landau, Shimon Peres offers this insider's view of Israel's first prime minister. Illustrated with 12 pages of black and white ... (Read More)
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Benedict Arnold in the Company of Heroes: The Lives of the Extraordinary Patriots Who Followed Arnold to Canada at the Start of the American Revolution
Arthur S. Lefkowitz.
Publisher: Savas Beatie.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781611211115.  Daedalus Item Code: 44538
Hundreds of men followed Colonel Benedict Arnold on his expedition to capture Quebec in December 1775, and after Arnold was injured these soldiers continued to fight bravely until their surrender was ... (Read More)
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Beyond Courage: The Untold Story of Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust
Doreen Rappaport.
Publisher: Candlewick.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780763629762.  Daedalus Item Code: 54365
(Winner of Bank Street College's 2013 Flora Stieglitz Straus Award, a New York Times Notable Children's Book of 2012, and a Washington Post and Publishers WeeklyBook of the ... (Read More)
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Blood of Kings: The Stuarts, the Ruthvens and the 'Gowrie Conspiracy'
J.D. Davies.
Publisher: Ian Allan.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780711035263.  Daedalus Item Code: 51074
A story of murder, lust for power, and revenge, this book describes a nearly forgotten plot to kill King James Stuart that proved far more dangerous to his life than the nearly contemporary Gunpowder ... (Read More)
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