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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 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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Earthly Paradises: Ancient Gardens in History and Archaeology
Maureen Carroll.
Publisher: Getty Museum.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780892367214.  Daedalus Item Code: 41573
Illustrated with archaeological drawings, photos, and color reproductions of paintings, tapestries, and mosaics, this book looks at how the cultivation of gardens played an integral role in the ... (Read More)
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Egyptian Fakes: Masterpieces that Duped the Art World and the Experts Who Uncovered Them
Jean-Jacques Fiechter. Susan Schneider, trans.
Publisher: Flammarion.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9782080301116.  Daedalus Item Code: 41350
Egyptologists and forgers have been battling for more than a century, pitting the connoisseurs against ingenious artists who have found ways to "age" the artifacts they create. A market for Egyptian ... (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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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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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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The Encyclopedia of Jewish Life (Three-Volume Set): Before and During the Holocaust
Shmuel Spector & Geoffrey Wigoder, eds. Elie Wiesel, foreword.
Publisher: New York University.   Format: set.
ISBN: 9780814793565.  Daedalus Item Code: 52113
(Winner of the 2001 National Jewish Book Award for Reference and named the Best Reference Book of 2001 by the Association of Jewish Libraries and Library Journal) Today throughout much ... (Read More)
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Engineers of the Soul: In the Footsteps of Stalin's Writers
Frank Westerman.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780099461647.  Daedalus Item Code: 40134
This is the story of two journeys—one literal, one imaginary—through contemporary Russia and through Soviet-era literature. Writers of renown, described by Stalin as "engineers of the soul," were ... (Read More)
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England: A Concise History
F.E. Halliday.
Publisher: Thames & Hudson.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780500271827.  Daedalus Item Code: 51169
Heavily illustrated with black and white images on nearly every two-page spread, this visual history of England emphasizes the evolution of democratic institutions and the creation of a social order ... (Read More)
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