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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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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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Explorers Emigrants Citizens: A Visual History of the Italian American Experience from the Collections of the Library of Congress
Linda Barrett Osborne & Paolo Battaglia. Martin Scorsese, foreword. Mario B. Mignone & Antonio Canovi, intro.
Publisher: Anniversary Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9788896408148.  Daedalus Item Code: 50879
The immigrant experience and cultural contribution of Italian Americans are celebrated here in a remarkable visual history, illustrated with 500 photographs, documents, and ephemera from the Library ... (Read More)
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The Fall of the House of Walworth: A Tale of Madness and Murder in Gilded Age America
Geoffrey O'Brien.
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780312577148.  Daedalus Item Code: 43963
A poet and cultural historian as well as the editor in chief for the Library of America, Geoffrey O'Brien crafts an unforgettable true story of greed, corruption, and madness that came to light in ... (Read More)
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Fallen Founder: The Life of Aaron Burr
Nancy Isenberg.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780143113713.  Daedalus Item Code: 44333
Arguing that Aaron Burr's legacy was thoroughly tarred by his political enemies, the author of Sex and Citizenship in Antebellum America here paints a portrait of a man who truly deserves to ... (Read More)
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Fashion Beyond Versailles: Consumption and Design in Seventeenth-Century France
Donna J. Bohanan.
Publisher: Louisiana State.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780807145210.  Daedalus Item Code: 44470
Epicenters of style and innovation, Paris and Versailles dominate studies of consumerism in 17th-century France, while little scholarship exists on the material culture, fashion, and consumption ... (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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Fidel and Che: A Revolutionary Friendship
Simon Reid-Henry.
Publisher: Walker.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780802715739.  Daedalus Item Code: 31892
Creating a dual portrait from historical sources in Cuba, Latin America, the United States, Europe, and Russia, and from interviews he conducted during several lengthy stays in Cuba, University of ... (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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Five Lieutenants: The Heartbreaking Story of Five Harvard Men Who Led America to Victory in World War I
James Carl Nelson.
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781250035813.  Daedalus Item Code: 49105
Telling the dramatic true story of five bright young Harvard men who took up the call to arms in the spring of 1917, when the United States entered World War I, the author of The Remains of ... (Read More)
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Forgotten Weapon: U.S. Navy Airships and the U-Boat War
William F. Althoff.
Publisher: Naval Institute.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781591140108.  Daedalus Item Code: 38382
When discussing how air power helped make the U.S. Navy so successful in World War II, few people think of blimps or rigid airships as part of that equation. Yet navy blimps were essential to ... (Read More)
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Freeing Charles: The Struggle to Free a Slave on the Eve of the Civil War
Scott Christianson.
Publisher: Illinois.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780252076886.  Daedalus Item Code: 50095
Recounting the life and dramatic rescue of fugitive slave Charles Nalle, Scott Christianson follows him from his ownership by the Hansborough family in Culpeper, Virginia, through his escape via the ... (Read More)
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