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The English Opium-Eater: A Biography of Thomas de Quincey
Robert Morrison.
Publisher: Pegasus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781605982809.  Daedalus Item Code: 40260
 
Author of the famed and scandalous Confessions of an English Opium-Eater, Thomas de Quincey (1785–1859) enjoyed friendships with leading poets and men of letters in the Romantic and Victorian ... (Read More)
 
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Erasmus Darwin: Sex, Science, & Serendipity
Patricia Fara.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199582662.  Daedalus Item Code: 50938
 
The world, wrote Charles Darwin, resembles "one great slaughter-house, one universal scene of rapacity and injustice." Surprisingly, that nutshell image of competitive natural selection originated ... (Read More)
 
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Escape from Germany: True Stories of POW Escapes in WWII
Graham Pitchfork, intro.
Publisher: National Archives.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781905615490.  Daedalus Item Code: 52396
 
Prepared for Britain's Air Ministry in 1951 and written by a former prisoner of war who himself had tried to escape, this once-secret account of POW escapes draws upon firsthand experiences of ... (Read More)
 
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A Fifty-Year Silence: Love, War, and a Ruined House in France
Miranda Richmond Mouillot.
Publisher: Broadway.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780804140669.  Daedalus Item Code: 69124
 
In 1948, having escaped Nazi-occupied France for Switzerland, Anna and Armand returned and bought an old stone house in the remote village of Alba-la-Romaine. Five years later, Anna packed her bags ... (Read More)
 
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Fresh from the Farm: A Year of Recipes and Stories
Susie Middleton.
Publisher: Taunton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781600859045.  Daedalus Item Code: 59514
 
Part cookbook, part memoir, this book chronicles a year of Susie Middleton's life in rural Martha's Vineyard as she puts behind her a city job and a suburban lifestyle to nurture both her seedlings ... (Read More)
 
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The Fugitive Philosopher
Timothy Leary. Fraser Clark, preface. Beverly A. Potter, compiler.
Publisher: Ronin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781579510398.  Daedalus Item Code: 61373
 
Sentenced to 25 years in prison for marijuana possession, Timothy Leary escaped to Algeria, where he hid at the Black Panthers' Villa. Illustrated throughout with quirky photographs and drawings—and ... (Read More)
 
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Gautama Buddha: The Life and Teachings of the Awakened One
Vishvapani Blomfield.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780857388308.  Daedalus Item Code: 52358
 
A profoundly influential figure whose philosophy is studied and practiced by millions of people worldwide, Gautama Buddha the man remains comparatively unknown. In this biography, Vishvapani ... (Read More)
 
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George Kennan: A Writing Life
Lee Congdon.
Publisher: ISI Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781933859712.  Daedalus Item Code: 31151
 
There were two George Kennans, posits history professor Lee Congdon: the first was a diplomat and ambassador to the Soviet Union and Yugoslavia, a tough political realist who gained fame as the ... (Read More)
 
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Gandhi Before India
Ramachandra Guha.
Publisher: Allen Lane.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781846142666.  Daedalus Item Code: 52938
 
Although we tend to visualize Mohandas Gandhi in his old age—a peaceful sage leading India on its path toward its independence—many of his ideas and tactics were developed much earlier during his ... (Read More)
 
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Gods and Kings: The Rise and Fall of Alexander McQueen and John Galliano
Dana Thomas.
Publisher: Allen Lane.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781846146138.  Daedalus Item Code: 62128
 
In the first decade of the 21st century, the fashion world was dominated by two very different but equally successful and turbulent figures—yet within 12 months of each other, Alexander McQueen ... (Read More)
 
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A Great and Terrible King: Edward I and the Forging of Britain
Marc Morris.
Publisher: Pegasus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781681771335.  Daedalus Item Code: 69142
 
Though often known as "Longshanks," the conqueror of Scotland and nemesis of William Wallace, that was only the final chapter of Edward I's eventful and driven life. By that time Edward had already ... (Read More)
 
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Hand Me My Travelin' Shoes: In Search of Blind Willie McTell
Michael Gray.
Publisher: Chicago Review.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781556529757.  Daedalus Item Code: 61746
 
(Shortlisted for the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Biography) By the time he died in 1959, Blind Willie McTell was almost forgotten; his days of playing on street corners for spare ... (Read More)
 
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