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The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America
Erik Larson.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780375725609.  Daedalus Item Code: 59311
(Finalist for the National Book Award) The author of In the Garden of Beasts, Thunderstruck, and Isaac's Storm brings turn-of-the-century Chicago to vivid life in this ... (Read More)
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Diamonds, Gold, and War: The British, the Boers, and the Making of South Africa
Martin Meredith.
Publisher: PublicAffairs.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781586484736.  Daedalus Item Code: 42352
The prize was great—not just land, but the riches it held, in the form of diamonds and gold—and Martin Meredith's follow-up to The State of Africa is an epic history of the winning of South ... (Read More)
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Digging for Richard III: The Search for the Lost King
Mike Pitts.
Publisher: Thames & Hudson.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780500292020.  Daedalus Item Code: 69013
Found beneath a parking lot by archaeologists from the University of Leicester in 2012, a centuries-old body was exhumed, and in 2013 the team proclaimed its find: the body was indeed that of Richard ... (Read More)
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Dwight D. Eisenhower
Tom Wicker. Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr., general ed.
Publisher: Times Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780805069075.  Daedalus Item Code: 53102
A bona fide American hero at the close of World War II, General Dwight Eisenhower rode an enormous wave of popularity into the Oval Office seven years later, and Americans still tend to view the ... (Read More)
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Edge of Empire: Conquest and Collecting in the East 1750–1850
Maya Jasanoff.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780007180110.  Daedalus Item Code: 31039
(Winner of the 2005 Duff Cooper Prize and a Book of the Year in the Economist, the Guardian and the Sunday Times) The talented historian who also wrote 2011 Samuel Johnson ... (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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The Elizabethans
A.N. Wilson.
Publisher: Arrow.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780099547143.  Daedalus Item Code: 52594
This sweeping panorama of the Elizabethan age from the author of The Victorians and Dante in Love reveals a time of strange and remarkable personages and vast political and social ... (Read More)
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Elizabeth of York: A Tudor Queen and Her World
Alison Weir.
Publisher: Ballantine.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780345521378.  Daedalus Item Code: 59183
She was the first Tudor queen, and the namesake of her granddaughter Elizabeth I. Elizabeth of York was the first-born child of King Edward IV, and like her brothers, the Princes in the Tower, she ... (Read More)
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Embattled Rebel: Jefferson Davis and the Confederate Civil War
James M. McPherson.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780143127758.  Daedalus Item Code: 59825
(A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of 2014) History has not been kind to Jefferson Davis; in his own time and in later generations he has been variously deemed an incompetent ... (Read More)
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Eminent Victorians on American Democracy: The View from Albion
Frank Prochaska.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199640614.  Daedalus Item Code: 50936
The American experiment in democracy was intensely fascinating among the Victorians, in part because it was seen to anticipate the future of Britain. They were able to examine the U.S. Constitution ... (Read More)
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Empire of Cotton: A Global History
Sven Beckert.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780375713965.  Daedalus Item Code: 69015
(Winner of the 2015 Bancroft Prize and a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize) Cotton is so ubiquitous in the world as to be all but unnoticed in daily life, yet the history of its production is ... (Read More)
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Encounters That Changed the World
Rodney Castleden.
Publisher: Futura.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780708801642.  Daedalus Item Code: 44171
Exploring more than 90 friendships, love affairs, chance meetings, creative partnerships, and political unions that have altered the world as we know it, this browsable book offers fascinating ... (Read More)
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