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Twelve Desperate Miles: The Epic World War II Voyage of the SS Contessa
Tim Brady.
Publisher: Crown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307590374.  Daedalus Item Code: 41067
 
Before General Patton could invade Morocco in Operation Torch, which would then enable the Allied invasion of Nazi Europe through Italy, he needed 500 tons of airplane fuel and 900 tons of bombs ... (Read More)
 
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Twelve Years a Slave
Solomon Northup. Dolen Perkins-Valdez, intro.
Publisher: Atria.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781476767345.  Daedalus Item Code: 54590
 
The inspiration for the triple Oscar-winning film of the same name, this is the 1853 memoir of Solomon Northup, a black man born free in upstate New York who was drugged, beaten, and sold in the ... (Read More)
 
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The Ugly Renaissance: Sex, Greed, Violence and Depravity in an Age of Beauty
Alexander Lee.
Publisher: Anchor.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780345802927.  Daedalus Item Code: 59904
 
(Named a Book of the Year by London's Times Literary Supplement) Today tourists flock to Italy to admire the stunning achievements of the Renaissance—paintings, statues, and buildings ... (Read More)
 
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Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption (Movie Tie-In Edition)
Laura Hillenbrand.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812987119.  Daedalus Item Code: 59113
 
He was a prankster, a free spirit, and a hell-raising kid on the streets of Torrance, California, in the 1930s, but Louie Zamperini found a purpose in running; his blazing performance at the 1936 ... (Read More)
 
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Underground in Berlin: A Young Woman's Extraordinary Tale of Survival in the Heart of Nazi Germany
Marie Jalowicz Simon. Anthea Bell, trans. Hermann Simon, foreword & afterword.
Publisher: Little, Brown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780316382090.  Daedalus Item Code: 59549
 
A piece of undiscovered history as gripping as any thriller, this new memoir is the account of a young Jewish woman who survived the Holocaust in World War II by hiding out in the Nazi capital. Even ... (Read More)
 
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Unknown Soldiers: The American Expeditionary Forces in Memory & Remembrance
Mark A. Snell, ed.
Publisher: Kent State.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780873389402.  Daedalus Item Code: 42667
 
This anthology of essays surveys how Americans have remembered, commemorated, and interpreted the history of World War I's AEF (American Expeditionary Forces) and its soldiers, shedding light on how ... (Read More)
 
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Unlikely Collaboration: Gertrude Stein, Bernard Fa˙, and the Vichy Dilemma
Barbara Will.
Publisher: Columbia Univ. Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780231152624.  Daedalus Item Code: 54830
 
In 1941, Jewish-American writer and avant-garde icon Gertrude Stein embarked on one of the strangest intellectual projects of her life, translating for American audiences the speeches of Marshal ... (Read More)
 
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A Very Principled Boy: The Life of Duncan Lee, Red Spy and Cold Warrior
Mark A. Bradley.
Publisher: Basic Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780465030095.  Daedalus Item Code: 51374
 
Rhodes Scholar, patriot, and descendent of one of America's most distinguished families, Duncan Chaplin Lee was also possibly the best-placed mole ever to infiltrate U.S. intelligence operations. As ... (Read More)
 
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Doris Kearns Goodwin.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780684847955.  Daedalus Item Code: 54702
 
Set in the suburbs of New York in the 1950s, this is Doris Kearns Goodwin's touching memoir of growing up loving both her family and baseball. The Pulitzer Prize–winning author of No Ordinary ... (Read More)
 
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War of the Rebellion: Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies: Series I. Vol. 12. Part II: Reports. Serial No. 16.
Robert N. Scott.
Publisher: National Historical Society.   Format: no jacket.
Daedalus Item Code: 51830
 
Covering operations in Northern Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland, this second part of Volume XII of the ORs is a collection of reports spanning June 26–September 2, 1862, and includes ... (Read More)
 
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War of the Rebellion: Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies: Series I. Vol. 12. Part II: Correspondence, Etc. Serial No. 18.
Robert N. Scott.
Publisher: National Historical Society.   Format: no jacket.
Daedalus Item Code: 51832
 
Collecting the military correspondence from operations in Northern Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland from March 17 to September 2, 1862, this third part of Volume XII of the ORs reveals ... (Read More)
 
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War on the Western Front: 1914–1918 Centenary Edition
Gary Sheffield, ed.
Publisher: Bounty Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780753726334.  Daedalus Item Code: 54264
 
A collection of essays by such contributors as Stephen Bull, Ian Drury, Thomas Hoff, Martin Pegler, and Ian Sumner, this abundantly illustrated book profiles World War I as a watershed event in the ... (Read More)
 
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