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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, 19141940
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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Enemies: A History of the FBI
Tim Weiner.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812979237.  Daedalus Item Code: 62271
(Named one of the Best Books of 2012 by the Washington Post, New York Daily News, and Slate) Tim Weiner's absorbing follow-up to his National Book Award winner Legacy ... (Read More)
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English & Catholic: The Lords Baltimore in the Seventeenth Century
John D. Krugler.
Publisher: Johns Hopkins.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780801879630.  Daedalus Item Code: 63233
To be English and Catholic in the 16th and 17th centuries was to face persecution, financial penalties, and sometimes death; some English Catholics prospered, however, reconciling their faith and ... (Read More)
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The English Lakes: A History
Ian Thompson.
Publisher: Bloomsbury.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781408809587.  Daedalus Item Code: 52394
With its towering peaks and wide-open spaces, Great Britain's Lake District is one of the nation's favorite getaways, but this was not always the case, as the author of The Sun King's Garden ... (Read More)
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Escape from Germany: True Stories of POW Escapes in WWII
Graham Pitchfork, intro.
Publisher: National Archives.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781905615490.  Daedalus Item Code: 52396
Prepared for Britain's Air Ministry in 1951 and written by a former prisoner of war who himself had tried to escape, this once-secret account of POW escapes draws upon firsthand experiences of ... (Read More)
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Excavating Voices: Listening to Photographs of Native Americans
Michael Katakis, ed.
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780924171574.  Daedalus Item Code: 61992
Within the extensive photographic collection of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology are ethnographic photos of Native Americans, made by such photographers as Edward ... (Read More)
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