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The Deadly Sisterhood: A Story of Women, Power, and Intrigue in the Italian Renaissance, 1427–1527
Leonie Frieda.
Publisher: Harper.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780061563089.  Daedalus Item Code: 43866
In this epic chronicle, illustrated with 24 pages of color plates, the biographer of Catherine de Medici traces the lives of eight women who encompass the spectacle, opportunity, and depravity of the ... (Read More)
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Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania
Erik Larson.
Publisher: Crown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307408860.  Daedalus Item Code: 59323
The Edgar Award–winning author of The Devil in the White City, Thunderstruck, and In the Garden of Beasts, Erik Larson here chronicles one of the most striking maritime disasters ... (Read More)
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Death and the Virgin Queen: Elizabeth I and the Dark Scandal That Rocked the Throne
Chris Skidmore.
Publisher: St. Martin's.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781250001603.  Daedalus Item Code: 50477
The author of Edward VI: The Lost King of England, British MP Chris Skidmore returns with this investigation into one of the most scandalous episodes of Elizabeth I's rule. Robert Dudley was ... (Read More)
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The Death of Caesar: The Story of History's Most Famous Assassination
Barry Strauss.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781451668797.  Daedalus Item Code: 53902
Thanks to Shakespeare, the death of Julius Caesar is the most famous assassination in history—though what actually happened on March 15th, 44 BC, is far more gripping than Shakespeare's play. ... (Read More)
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The Decline and Fall of the British Aristocracy
David Cannadine.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780375703683.  Daedalus Item Code: 49022
At the outset of the 1870s, the British aristocracy could rightly consider themselves the most fortunate people on earth, as they held the lion's share of land, wealth, and power in the world's ... (Read More)
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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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The Discovery of Middle Earth: Mapping the Lost World of the Celts
Graham Robb.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780393349924.  Daedalus Item Code: 49505
The author of the Duff Cooper and Ondaatje Prize winner The Discovery of France as well as the biographies Rimbaud, Victor Hugo, and Balzac (all of which were New York ... (Read More)
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Do The Birds Still Sing In Hell?
Horace Greasley.
Publisher: John Blake.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781782192275.  Daedalus Item Code: 52431
Horace "Jim" Greasley was 20 in the spring of 1939 when Nazi Germany invaded Czechoslovakia, followed by Poland. A year later Greasley was in a muddy field south of Cherbourg, France, with just 30 ... (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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Double Agent: The First Hero of World War II and How the FBI Outwitted and Destroyed a Nazi Spy Ring
Peter Duffy.
Publisher: Scribner.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781451667950.  Daedalus Item Code: 53000
"In the years preceding the U.S. entry into WWII, Germany had set up a sophisticated and productive espionage ring, effectively utilizing well-placed German Americans. They were able to infiltrate ... (Read More)
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Double Cross: The True Story of The D-Day Spies
Ben Macintyre.
Publisher: Bloomsbury.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781408830628.  Daedalus Item Code: 52856
The success of the Normandy landings of June 6, 1944, was as much due to brilliant deception as it was to a victory of arms. In his follow-up to the Costa Biography Award finalist Agent Zigzag ... (Read More)
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