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Cleopatra of Egypt: From History to Myth
Susan Walker & Peter Higgs, eds.
Publisher: Princeton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780691088358.  Daedalus Item Code: 21452
Fabled for her sexual allure and cunning intelligence, Cleopatra VII of Egypt has fascinated generations of admirers and detractors since her tumultuous life ended in suicide in 30 BC. This lavishly ... (Read More)
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Cleopatra the Great: The Woman Behind the Legend
Joann Fletcher.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780060585594.  Daedalus Item Code: 44325
World-renowned Egyptologist Joann Fletcher offers an extraordinary look at the legendary Cleopatra, drawing on astonishing new evidence about Cleopatra's life—including tax records, personal ... (Read More)
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The Clinton Tapes: Wrestling History with the President
Taylor Branch.
Publisher: S&S/QPB.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781616641924.  Daedalus Item Code: 23475
A groundbreaking book about the modern presidency, The Clinton Tapes invites readers to witness a private dialogue between a historian and his friend, a gifted, tormented, resilient president ... (Read More)
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Close to Shore: The Terrifying Shark Attacks of 1916
Michael Capuzzo.
Publisher: Broadway.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780767904148.  Daedalus Item Code: 52272
During the summer before the United States entered World War I, when ocean swimming was just becoming popular and Jersey Shore resorts had become vacation destinations for the new leisure class, ... (Read More)
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Clouds of Glory: The Life and Legend of Robert E. Lee
Michael Korda.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780062116307.  Daedalus Item Code: 59599
The biographer of Dwight D. Eisenhower, T.E. Lawrence, and Ulysses S. Grant, as well as the author of the memoirs Charmed Lives and Queenie, Michael Korda here offers a vivid and ... (Read More)
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Colonial Encounters in a Native American Landscape: The Spanish and Dutch in North America
Nan A. Rothschild.
Publisher: Smithsonian.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781588341389.  Daedalus Item Code: 51181
In this unique comparative study of colonial encounters between the Spanish in New Mexico and the Dutch in New York, anthropologist Nan Rothschild explores key questions about 17th-century North ... (Read More)
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Colonial Traditions
Verna Fisher.
Publisher: Nomad Press.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781936313631.  Daedalus Item Code: 31212
From barn raising and corn husking parties to feasts of thanksgiving and oral histories, this book surveys the traditions of the colonial period, how they varied across the country, and how colonial ... (Read More)
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The Color of War: How One Battle Broke Japan and Another Changed America
James Campbell.
Publisher: Crown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307461216.  Daedalus Item Code: 40712
The author of The Ghost Mountain Boys here looks at July 1944, a pivotal month in the Pacific Theater of World War II, and pairs two great if often overlooked battles. The taking of Saipan was ... (Read More)
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Colors of the Mountain
Da Chen.
Publisher: Anchor.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780385720601.  Daedalus Item Code: 42480
Born in 1962—the Year of Great Starvation—Da Chen grew up in a remote village in China, where Mao Zedong's Cultural Revolution meant that he and his large family—formerly landlords—were now the most ... (Read More)
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The Company We Keep: A Husband-and-Wife True-Life Spy Story
Robert & Dayna Baer.
Publisher: Broadway.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780307588159.  Daedalus Item Code: 39055
He was known inside the CIA as one of the best operatives working the Middle East—a man who'd been "in the life" so long that his friends and his own family had nearly all been sacrificed to his ... (Read More)
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Confederates in the Attic: Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War
Tony Horwitz.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780679758334.  Daedalus Item Code: 53614
A Pulitzer Prize–winning war correspondent who left behind battlefields in Bosnia and the Middle East, Tony Horwitz was literally awakened by the sound of gunfire back home in Virginia, where he ... (Read More)
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The Conquest of the Ocean: An Illustrated History of Seafaring
Brian Lavery.
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781465408419.  Daedalus Item Code: 53499
Spanning five thousand years of oceanic history, this is an abundantly and colorfully illustrated chronology of sailors and the sea. Here are great sea voyages—often with eyewitness accounts, from ... (Read More)
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