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Dereliction of Duty: Lyndon Johnson, Robert McNamara, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the Lies That Led to Vietnam
H.R. McMaster.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780060929084.  Daedalus Item Code: 62316
 
"The war in Vietnam was not lost in the field, nor was it lost on the front pages of the New York Times or the college campuses," argues Lieutenant General (then Major) H.R. McMaster in this ... (Read More)
 
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The Deserters: A Hidden History of World War II
Charles Glass.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780143125488.  Daedalus Item Code: 60485
 
Surveying the 150,000 American and British soldiers known to have deserted in the European Theater, the author of Americans in Paris tells the life stories of three soldiers who abandoned ... (Read More)
 
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Dickens & the Workhouse: Oliver Twist & the London Poor
Ruth Richardson.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780199681280.  Daedalus Item Code: 60908
 
The discovery that, as a youth, Charles Dickens lived only a few doors away from a major London workhouse made literary headlines worldwide, and the campaign to save the Cleveland Street Workhouse ... (Read More)
 
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A Dictionary of Passenger Ship Disasters
David L. Williams.
Publisher: Ian Allan.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780711033597.  Daedalus Item Code: 61476
 
Illustrated with more than 700 photos, this remarkable encyclopedic reference records the losses of some 1,000 powered passenger-carrying vessels larger than 2500 gross tons, including liners, cruise ... (Read More)
 
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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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Don't Hurry Me Down to Hades: The Civil War in the Words of Those Who Lived It
Susannah J. Ural.
Publisher: Osprey.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781849085908.  Daedalus Item Code: 60581
 
This gripping, highly personal history of the Civil War, from the author of Civil War Citizens, chronicles the era through the words of its leaders, soldiers, civilians, and slaves, revealing ... (Read More)
 
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The Dragon Throne: China's Emperors from the Qin to the Manchu
Jonathan Fenby.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781784296292.  Daedalus Item Code: 61060
 
In their time they were the most powerful rulers on earth, including the mighty Qin Shi Huangdu, who ruled from 221 until 210 BC and began the construction of the Great Wall; the long-lived Han ... (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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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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Empress Dowager Cixi: The Concubine Who Launched Modern China
Jung Chang.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307271600.  Daedalus Item Code: 62051
 
(A 2013 New York Times Notable Book of the Year) The most important woman in Chinese history, Empress Dowager Cixi (1835–1908) ruled China for decades, bringing a medieval empire into ... (Read More)
 
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The Encyclopedia of the Indian Diaspora
Brij V. Lal, general ed. Peter Reeves, executive ed. Rajesh Rai, assistant ed.
Publisher: Hawaii.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780824831462.  Daedalus Item Code: 50746
 
With color and black and white photos, maps, or artwork on every page, this remarkable reference volume traces the influence of Indian communities in Africa, Asia, Europe, North and South America, ... (Read More)
 
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