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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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Conscience: Two Soldiers, Two Pacifists, One Family—A Test of Will and Faith in World War I
Louisa Thomas.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781594202940.  Daedalus Item Code: 33211
The great-granddaughter of six-time Socialist presidential candidate Norman Thomas, Louisa Thomas presents a remarkable portrait of Norman and his three brothers and the crucible that divided and ... (Read More)
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A Corkscrew Is Most Useful: The Travellers of Empire
Nicholas Murray.
Publisher: Abacus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780349119267.  Daedalus Item Code: 50908
The 19th century saw an enormous surge in travel—particularly from Britain to the Continent—spurred by the exploits of adventurers and explorers and furthered by such handy guides as Bradshaw's ... (Read More)
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The Country House Kitchen: 1650–1900
Pamela A. Sambrook & Peter Brears.
Publisher: History Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780752455969.  Daedalus Item Code: 52500
The kitchen was very much the heart of the home in the country houses of Britain; although this hive of activity was kept behind closed doors and often hidden away in the depths of great houses, it ... (Read More)
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The Crimes of Paris: A True Story of Murder, Theft, and Detection
Dorothy & Thomas Hoobler.
Publisher: Bison.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780803234321.  Daedalus Item Code: 43185
Paris at the turn of the 20th century was populated with painters, scientists, revolutionaries, and poets at the vanguard of political, scientific, and cultural progress. It was also a violent, ... (Read More)
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Crossing the Borders of Time: A True Story of War, Exile, and Love Reclaimed
Leslie Maitland.
Publisher: Other Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781590514962.  Daedalus Item Code: 51354
On a pier in Marseille in 1942, with desperate refugees pressing to board one of the last ships to escape France before the Nazis closed its ports, an 18-year-old German Jewish girl named Janine was ... (Read More)
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Cry Havoc: The Arms Race and the Second World War 1931–1941
Joe Maiolo.
Publisher: John Murray.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780719565205.  Daedalus Item Code: 41826
Was a series of arms races in the 1930s the primary cause of World War II? The author of The Royal Navy and Nazi Germany, 1933–1939 and winner of the Julian Corbett Award in Modern Naval ... (Read More)
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A Culture of Freedom: Ancient Greece and the Origins of Europe
Christian Meier. Kurt Raaflaub, foreword.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199588039.  Daedalus Item Code: 51801
Europe began with the ancient Greeks, posits Christian Meier. But do we really know who the ancient Greeks were, or what made their culture so special? Meier—recipient of the prestigious Jacob Grimm ... (Read More)
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D-Day: The Files
Richard Holmes.
Publisher: Carlton.   Format: hardcover & CD.
ISBN: 9781780970165.  Daedalus Item Code: 51720
This bookshelf box contains a vivid multimedia chronicle of the D-Day invasion of World War II, from the planning of Operation Overlord to the Normandy beach landings and air drops, the subsequent ... (Read More)
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Dark Invasion: 1915: Germany's Secret War and the Hunt for the First Terrorist Cell in America
Howard Blum.
Publisher: Harper.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780062307552.  Daedalus Item Code: 50277
When a neutral United States becomes a trading partner for the Allies in World War I, Germany retaliates by sending a team of saboteurs—including an expert on germ warfare, a Harvard professor, and a ... (Read More)
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