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A Doctor in the Great War: Unseen Photographs of Life in the Trenches
Andrew Davidson.
Publisher: Marble Arch Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781476777559.  Daedalus Item Code: 53386
Cameras were strictly forbidden by the War Office, and yet the 1st Cameronians—one of the first battalions sent to France with the British Expeditionary Force—achieved notoriety for selling the Great ... (Read More)
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Double Agent: The First Hero of World War II and How the FBI Outwitted and Destroyed a Nazi Spy Ring
Peter Duffy.
Publisher: Scribner.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781451667950.  Daedalus Item Code: 61225
"In the years preceding the U.S. entry into WWII, Germany had set up a sophisticated and productive espionage ring, effectively utilizing well-placed German Americans. They were able to infiltrate ... (Read More)
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Double Cross: The True Story of the D-Day Spies
Ben Macintyre.
Publisher: Bloomsbury.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781408819906.  Daedalus Item Code: 63024
The success of the Normandy landings of June 6, 1944, was as much due to brilliant deception as it was to a victory of arms. In his follow-up to the Costa Biography Award finalist Agent Zigzag ... (Read More)
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The Duchess of Northumberland's Little Book of Poisons, Potions and Aphrodisiacs
The Duchess of Northumberland.
Publisher: History Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780752494517.  Daedalus Item Code: 54404
The founder of the notorious Poison Garden at Alnwick Castle and author of The Poison Diaries, the current Duchess of Northumberland, Jane Percy, gives us this lovely little handbook on potent ... (Read More)
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Dynasty: The Rise and Fall of the House of Caesar
Tom Holland.
Publisher: Anchor.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780345806727.  Daedalus Item Code: 69387
Historian Tom Holland picks up where he left off in Rubicon—the murder of Julius Caesar—with this dazzling group portrait, tracing the century-long rise and fall of Rome's first imperial ... (Read More)
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Edward Bancroft: Scientist, Author, Spy
Thomas J. Schaeper.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300118421.  Daedalus Item Code: 32738
(A Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2011) Born in Massachusetts in 1745, Edward Bancroft moved to England in the 1760s and became a scientist and man of letters, elected to the ... (Read More)
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Edwin O. Reischauer and the American Discovery of Japan
George R. Packard.
Publisher: Columbia Univ. Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780231143547.  Daedalus Item Code: 54806
In 1961, President Kennedy named Edwin Reischauer the U.S. Ambassador to Japan. Already deeply familiar with the country, Reischauer hoped to establish a more equal partnership with Japan, which had ... (Read More)
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Egypt: Art & Architecture
Matthias Seidel & Regine Schulz.
Publisher: h.f.ullmann.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9783833152818.  Daedalus Item Code: 61096
This heavily illustrated guidebook to the artifacts, art works, and architecture of ancient Egypt provides the visitor with a quick orientation and art-historical foundation for studying this ... (Read More)
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The Eitingons (IMPORT): A Twentieth-Century Story
Mary-Kay Wilmers.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780571234721.  Daedalus Item Code: 32671
In this stunning family saga that mixes the fur trade, psychoanalysis, and Trotsky, Leonid Eitingon was a KGB assassin who dedicated his life to the Soviet regime. He was in China in the early 1920s, ... (Read More)
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Battle Story: El Alamein 1942
Pier Paolo Battistelli.
Publisher: Spellmount.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780752462028.  Daedalus Item Code: 51198
The turning point in the desert campaign against Rommel's Afrika Korps, the 1942 battles at El Alamein heralded a great victory for the Allied forces in World War II. As Winston Churchill famously ... (Read More)
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The Embrace of Unreason: France, 1914–1940
Frederick Brown.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307595157.  Daedalus Item Code: 62891
Spanning the turbulent decades between the World Wars, this book from the author of For the Soul of France, Zola, and the National Book Critics Circle Award finalist Flaubert ... (Read More)
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An Empire of Ice: Scott, Shackleton, and the Heroic Age of Antarctic Science
Edward J. Larson.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780300188219.  Daedalus Item Code: 61526
Knowledgeable and focused, Roald Amundsen has earned his place in history as the first to reach the South Pole. Robert Scott, on the other hand, has often been dismissed as a dashing incompetent who ... (Read More)
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