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 > Our Picks > History
Search   
Advanced Search
My Emma
and save 10% on your next order.
Special Offers, New Products and Forum Updates
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.
Our Picks
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

Movie Group Picks
Clearance Sale!
  Book Clearance
  Music Clearance
  DVD Clearance
Our Picks
We'd like to share our personal favorites with you. Here are titles that we particularly want to "hand-sell" to you—books that we think are outstanding, and that we don't want you to miss.
History Sort By # of Items Per Page
The Axmann Conspiracy: The Nazi Plan for a Fourth Reich and How the U.S. Army Defeated It
Scott Andrew Selby.
Publisher: Berkeley.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780425252703.  Daedalus Item Code: 36262
 
A trusted member of Hitler's inner circle, Artur Axmann—the head of the Hitler Youth—was in the bunker when the Führer committed suicide. Evading capture, and with access to remnants of the regime's ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $26.95 Sale Price: $5.98 You Save: $20.97
Band of Brothers: E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne from Normandy to Hitler's Eagle's Nest
Stephen E. Ambrose.
Publisher: Pocket.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781847397591.  Daedalus Item Code: 41220
 
This tribute to the men of Easy Company (the inspiration for the HBO miniseries of the same name) follows a crack rifle unit of the U.S. Army's 101st Airborne Division from their rigorous training ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $5.98
The Battle for Christendom: The Council of Constance, the East-West Conflict, and the Dawn of Modern Europe
Frank Welsh.
Publisher: Overlook.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781590201237.  Daedalus Item Code: 22282
 
At the dawn of the 15th century, Islam invaded Europe from the East and it seemed that Christendom itself was under threat of dissolution. In an attempt to save the Christian world, Holy Roman ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $27.95 Sale Price: $6.98 You Save: $20.97
Beating Goliath: Why Insurgencies Win
Jeffrey Record.
Publisher: Potomac.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781597970907.  Daedalus Item Code: 23334
 
Make no mistake—insurgent victories are the exception, not the rule, assures Jeffrey Record; but when David does beat Goliath, the consequences can change the course of history. Record, a professor ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $24.95 Sale Price: $5.98 You Save: $18.97
The Beauty and the Sorrow: An Intimate History of the First World War
Peter Englund.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307593863.  Daedalus Item Code: 38416
 
In a multifaceted oral history that comes together "with the cumulative force of a major epic novel" (Scotsman), Swedish historian Peter Englund follows 20 people—soldiers and sailors, nurses ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $35.00 Sale Price: $9.98 You Save: $25.02
Bedlam: London and Its Mad
Catharine Arnold.
Publisher: Pocket.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781849835527.  Daedalus Item Code: 33590
 
Bedlam—the very name, derived from a nickname for Bethlehem (or Bethlem) Hospital, conjures up images of naked patients in filthy conditions, or untended wards proclaiming themselves Napoleon or ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $5.98
Behind the Palace Doors: Five Centuries of Sex, Adventure, Vice, Treachery, and Folly from Royal Britain
Michael Farquhar.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812979046.  Daedalus Item Code: 33013
 
Whether nagged by scandals, betrayed by their spouses, or embarrassed by their children, the kings and queens of Great Britain have been many things, but they have never been dull. From ambitious ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $15.00 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $10.02
Benjamin Franklin
Edmund S. Morgan.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300095326.  Daedalus Item Code: 22089
 
(Finalist for the 2003 National Book Critics Circle Award; a New York Times Notable Book; and named a Best Book of 2002 by Los Angeles Times Book Review, Washington Post Book ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $28.00 Sale Price: $5.98 You Save: $22.02
Berlin Games: How Hitler Stole the Olympic Dream
Guy Walters.
Publisher: John Murray.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780719567742.  Daedalus Item Code: 40742
 
The 1936 Berlin Olympics brought together athletes, politicians, socialites, journalists, soldiers, and artists from all over the world. But behind the scenes, the games were a dress rehearsal for ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $5.98
The Berlin Ghetto: Herbert Baum and the Anti-Fascist Resistance
Eric Brothers.
Publisher: History Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780752476865.  Daedalus Item Code: 40055
 
They were a group of Jewish young people who had lives filled with intellectual exploration, intense friendships and romances, and dangerous and illegal political action during one of the most ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $6.98
Big Ideas in Brief: 200 World-Changing Concepts Explained in an Instant
Ian Crofton.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780857386182.  Daedalus Item Code: 41235
 
Whether you need a refresher or a crash course, the author of Science Without the Boring Bits and The Kings and Queens of England serves up these 200 key concepts of science, ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $4.98
Big!: Big Records, Big Events, and Big Ideas in American History: Celebrating 75 Years of the National Archives
Stacey Bredhoff.
Publisher: D. Giles.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781904832621.  Daedalus Item Code: 14027
 
This oversized volume features big records, big events, and big ideas from the U.S. National Archives collection. Starting with the 13-foot scroll of the Articles of Confederation—the first ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $29.95 Sale Price: $6.98 You Save: $22.97
| 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | Previous | Next
 
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
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
Movie Group Picks
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.
©2013 Daedalus Books, Inc. | Contact customer service at custserv@daedalusbooks.com
3