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The English Civil Wars 1640–1660
Blair Worden.
Publisher: Phoenix.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780753826911.  Daedalus Item Code: 51086
 
The political upheaval of the mid-17th century has no parallel in English history. The monarchy and the House of Lords were abolished, to be replaced by a republic and military rule. The Church of ... (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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The Faithful Executioner: Life and Death, Honour and Shame in the Turbulent Sixteenth Century
Joel F. Harrington.
Publisher: Bodley Head.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781847922120.  Daedalus Item Code: 54736
 
Based on the rarely seen journal of a professional executioner in early 16th-century Nuremberg, this fascinating history from the Roland H. Bainton Prize–winning author of The Unwanted Child ... (Read More)
 
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Family Album: Edwardian Life in the Lake Counties
John Satchell. Margaret Shaw, photog.
Publisher: Sutton.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780750910491.  Daedalus Item Code: 42645
 
This is a remarkable collection of some 200 photographs taken between 1900 and 1908 in Kendal and the Lake District in northwest England. The photographer, Margaret Shaw, was the daughter of an ... (Read More)
 
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The Favourite: Ralegh and His Queen
Mathew Lyons.
Publisher: Constable.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781780336589.  Daedalus Item Code: 50253
 
The author of There and Back Again: In the Footsteps of JRR Tolkien and Impossible Journeys here strips away the myth—and the self-mythologizing—to depict Sir Walter Ralegh as his ... (Read More)
 
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Fighting with the Filthy Thirteen: The World War II Story of Jack Womer, Ranger and Paratrooper
Jack Womer & Stephen C. Devito.
Publisher: Casemate.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781612001005.  Daedalus Item Code: 54756
 
A fine companion to Jake McNiece's memoir The Filthy Thirteen, this is the story of fellow 101st Airborne demolitions man Jack "Hawk Eye" Womer, who trained as a commando in Britain before ... (Read More)
 
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First Family: Abigail & John Adams
Joseph J. Ellis.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307269621.  Daedalus Item Code: 43933
 
The author of His Excellency, the Pulitzer Prize winner Founding Brothers, and the National Book Award winner American Sphinx here brings America's preeminent first couple to ... (Read More)
 
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The Fishing Fleet: Husband-Hunting in the Raj
Anne de Courcy.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780062290083.  Daedalus Item Code: 59520
 
In the late 19th and early 20th century, many of Britain's young women adventurously set out for India, where—outnumbered four to one by eligible men—this "fishing fleet" could be sure of finding ... (Read More)
 
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For Honour and Fame: Chivalry in England, 1066–1500
Nigel Saul.
Publisher: Pimlico.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781845951894.  Daedalus Item Code: 54845
 
Our popular views of medieval chivalry are largely inherited from the 19th-century Romantics, for whom it evoked images of knights in shining armor, competing for the attention of fair ladies. But ... (Read More)
 
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A Free Man: A True Story of Life and Death in Delhi
Aman Sethi.
Publisher: Jonathan Cape.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780224096904.  Daedalus Item Code: 42012
 
Every morning in Sadar Bazaar, one of the oldest markets in Delhi, men gather looking for work in the building trade. For five years, Aman Sethi visited them and talked about their lives, and in ... (Read More)
 
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The Future History of the Arctic
Charles Emmerson.
Publisher: PublicAffairs.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781586486365.  Daedalus Item Code: 51778
 
Long at the margins of global affairs, the Arctic has become emblematic of some of the most pressing challenges that the world faces in the 21st century, suggests Charles Emmerson, citing energy ... (Read More)
 
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Galley Slave: Seafarers' Voices
Jean Marteilhe. Vincent McInerney, ed.
Publisher: Seaforth.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781848320703.  Daedalus Item Code: 61477
 
Originally published in English in 1758 as The Memoirs of a Protestant Condemned to the Galleys of France for His Religion, this book by Jean Marteilhe of Bergerac includes a remarkable ... (Read More)
 
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