Login Shopping Cart My Account TrackOrder
 
  Main Books Music DVDs Forum Spotlight Help
  Top 10s Our Picks New Arrivals Great Deals Short Quantities Notable Books
Home > Books > New Arrivals > History
Search   
Advanced Search
My Emma
and save 10% on your next order.
Visit us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter See our Pictures on PInterest
ShoppingCart
 Shopping Cart
0 item(s) in your cart
 
Subtotal : $0.00
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
New Arrivals
Books Category
Antiques
Arts - Performing
Arts - Visual
Audiobooks
Autobiography/ Biography
Business/Computer
Calendars/Notecards/ Gifts
Children's
Classical/ Medieval/ Renaissance Studies
Cooking/Food/Wine
Crafts
Cultural Studies
Erotica/Sexuality
Fiction
Games/Sports
General Non-Fiction
Health/Medicine
History
Home/Garden
Large Print
Literature
Nature
Nautical
New Age
Non-book
Parenting & Childcare
Philosophy
Reference
Regional Studies
Science
Seasonal
Social/ Behavioral/ Political Sciences
Spirituality/Religion
Transportation
Travel
Daedalus Books
Warehouse Outlet
Daedalus Warehouse outlet
Catalog Handy?
  Easy Order Form
  Shop Current Catalog
  Request Catalog
Need the Perfect Gift?

Gift Cards
Reading Group Picks

Reading Group Picks
Clearance Sale!
  Book Clearance
  Music Clearance
  DVD Clearance
Daily Glean
New Arrivals
Here they are! the best books that have just been brought into our warehouse.
History Sort By # of Items Per Page
The Life Within: Classic Maya and the Matter of Permanence
Stephen Houston.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300196023.  Daedalus Item Code: 62717
 
For the Classic Maya, who flourished in the Yucatan peninsula more than a thousand years ago, materials like jade, flint, obsidian, and wood were endowed with a vital essence, agency, and ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $55.00 Sale Price: $7.98 You Save: $47.02
Lincoln: The Biography of a Writer
Fred Kaplan.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780060773366.  Daedalus Item Code: 62902
 
For Abraham Lincoln, whether he was composing love letters, speeches, or legal arguments, words mattered. Here Fred Kaplan—also the author of The Singular Mark Twain, Gore Vidal, ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $15.99 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $11.01
Lincoln Dreamt He Died: The Midnight Visions of Remarkable Americans from Colonial Times to Freud
Andrew Burstein.
Publisher: Palgrave.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781137279163.  Daedalus Item Code: 62901
 
Long before Sigmund Freud posited that dreams are a cornerstone of understanding an individual's inner life, Americans shared their dreams unabashedly with one another through letters, diaries, and ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $18.00 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $13.02
The Lion's Gate: On the Front Lines of the Six Day War
Steven Pressfield.
Publisher: Sentinel.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781595230911.  Daedalus Item Code: 62903
 
The author of Gates of Fire and The Legend of Bagger Vance here gives us a remarkable portrait of the Arab-Israeli Six Day War, through the memories of the frontline Israeli ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $29.95 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $24.97
Mad, Bad and Dangerous: The Eccentricity of Tyrants
Tom Ambrose.
Publisher: Peter Owen.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780720614473.  Daedalus Item Code: 62998
 
From Roman emperor Nero to Syrian president Assad, from Ivan the Terrible to Muammar Gaddafi, this book considers what has driven some of the most tyrannical and fanatical figures in history. Through ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $4.98
The Ordinary Acrobat: A Journey into the Wondrous World of the Circus, Past and Present
Duncan Wall.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307271723.  Daedalus Item Code: 62908
 
When Duncan Wall visited his first nouveau cirque as a college student in Paris, everything about it—the monochromatic costumes, the acrobat singing Simon and Garfunkel songs, the juggler reciting ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $26.95 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $21.97
Papillon
Henri Charrière. Patrick O'Brian, trans.
Publisher: HarperCollins.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780007876235.  Daedalus Item Code: 62943
 
An immediate sensation in France upon its publication in 1969, Papillon is a vivid memoir of brutal penal colonies, daring prison breaks, and seafaring adventures in shark-infested waters. ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $4.98
Peace and War: Britain in 1914
Nigel Jones.
Publisher: Head of Zeus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781781852538.  Daedalus Item Code: 51569
 
Britain was at peace in the opening months of 1914—even though Ireland was on the brink of civil war, suffragettes were turning more violent in their demonstrations, and German political ambitions ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $9.98
Pegasus Bridge: June 6, 1944
Stephen E. Ambrose.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780671671563.  Daedalus Item Code: 62648
 
In the early morning hours of June 6, 1944, a small detachment of British airborne troops stormed German defensive forces and captured Pegasus Bridge. It was the first engagement of D-Day, and ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $14.00 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $9.02
Religion in Revolutionary England
Christopher Durston & Judith Maltby, eds.
Publisher: Manchester University Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780719064050.  Daedalus Item Code: 62471
 
This tightly focused essay collection considers the issue of religion in England between 1640 and 1660, a time of upheaval and civil war in England. Exploring such topics as toleration controversy, ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $26.00 Sale Price: $6.98 You Save: $19.02
The Rush: America's Fevered Quest for Fortune, 1848–1853
Edward Dolnick.
Publisher: Little, Brown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780316175685.  Daedalus Item Code: 62915
 
In the spring of 1848, rumors spread that gold had been discovered in a remote spot in the Sacramento Valley. A year later, newspaper headlines declared "Gold Fever!" as hundreds of thousands of men ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $28.00 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $23.02
Saints, Sacrilege and Sedition: Religion and Conflict in the Tudor Reformations
Eamon Duffy.
Publisher: Bloomsbury.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781472909176.  Daedalus Item Code: 62966
 
A professor of Christian history and the author of Fires of Faith, Eamon Duffy here explores the broad sweep of the English Reformation. Duffy traces the fraught history of religious change in ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $5.98
| 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | Previous | Next
 
Security Seals
Books
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Books
Clearance
Reading Group Picks
Music
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Music
Clearance
DVDs
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable DVDs
Clearance
Customer Service
How to Order
FAQ
Contact Us
Feedback
About Us
Privacy Policy
My Account
Register
Forgot Password?
Change Your Info
Order History
Web Site Preference
Easy Order Form
Catalogs
Gift Cards
Track Order
 
Employment
Order online or call 1-800-395-2665 (U.S.) or 1-410-309-2705 (Outside U.S. & Canada)
This site features merchandise from our catalogs and store, in addition to items available only online. Availability may vary.
©2016 Daedalus Books, Inc. | Contact customer service at custserv@daedalusbooks.com