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Patrick Henry: First Among Patriots
Thomas S. Kidd.
Publisher: Basic Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780465009282.  Daedalus Item Code: 51790
Most Americans know Patrick Henry as an orator whose fiery pronouncement "Give me liberty or give me death!" rallied American defiance to the British Crown. But Henry's speaking skills—sharpened in ... (Read More)
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Pity for the Guy: A Biography of Guy Fawkes
John Paul Davis.
Publisher: Peter Owen.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780720613490.  Daedalus Item Code: 52427
The author of Robin Hood: The Unknown Templar returns here with a detailed portrait of the infamous figure behind the 1605 Gunpowder Plot. For hundreds of years Guy Fawkes has been portrayed ... (Read More)
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The Platform of Time: Memoirs of Family and Friends
Virginia Woolf. S.P. Rosenbaum, ed.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843917113.  Daedalus Item Code: 53769
A brilliant, highly original writer, Virginia Woolf earned respect and acclaim in her lifetime on the strength of such books as A Room of One's Own and Mrs. Dalloway. Nonetheless, Woolf ... (Read More)
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Playships of the World: The Naval Diaries of Admiral Dan Gallery, 1920–1924
Dan Gallery. Robert Shenk, ed.
Publisher: South Carolina.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781570037221.  Daedalus Item Code: 41791
After touring the USS Pittsburgh off the French Riviera in 1926, James Thurber described it as the "Playship of the World." Dan Gallery, who would later be famous for capturing the German ... (Read More)
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The Poem of a Life: A Biography of Louis Zukofsky
Mark Scroggins.
Publisher: Shoemaker & Hoard.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781593761585.  Daedalus Item Code: 41341
This is the first substantive critical biography of Louis Zukofsky, a protégé of Ezra Pound, an artistic collaborator and close friend of William Carlos Williams, and the leader of a whole school of ... (Read More)
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Prince Among Slaves: The True Story of an African Prince Sold into Slavery in the American South (30th-Anniversary Edition)
Terry Alford.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780195320459.  Daedalus Item Code: 50865
Originally published in 1977, and the basis for the PBS biographical film of the same name, this is history professor Terry Alford's remarkable account of Abd al-Rahman Ibrahima, a highly educated ... (Read More)
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Puccini: A Biographical Kaleidoscope (English/German Languages)
Detmar Huchting, text.
Publisher: Ear Books.   Format: hardcover & CDs.
ISBN: 9783940004536.  Daedalus Item Code: 52022
One of Italy's greatest opera composers, Giacomo Puccini created such enduring favorites as Madame Butterfly, La Bohème, Turandot, and Tosca. This illustrated biography ... (Read More)
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Raising Demons
Shirley Jackson.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780143127291.  Daedalus Item Code: 59155
In this sequel to Life Among the Savages, Shirley Jackson's children have grown from savages into full-fledged demons. After bursting the seams of their first house, Jackson's clan moves into ... (Read More)
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Report from the Interior
Paul Auster.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780571303700.  Daedalus Item Code: 51486
"In the beginning, everything was alive," begins this memoir from Paul Auster. "The smallest objects were endowed with beating hearts." Having recalled his life through the story of his physical self ... (Read More)
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The Republic of Imagination: A Life in Books
Azar Nafisi. Peter Sís, illus.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780143127789.  Daedalus Item Code: 59846
Ten years ago Azar Nafisi electrified readers with Reading Lolita in Tehran, telling how, against the backdrop of morality squads and executions, she taught The Great Gatsby and other ... (Read More)
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River Town: Two Years on the Yangtze
Peter Hessler.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780060855024.  Daedalus Item Code: 51328
(A 2001 New York Times Notable Book and Winner of the Kiriyama Book Prize) In 1996, Peace Corp volunteer Peter Hessler—a National Book Award finalist for Oracle Bones—became an ... (Read More)
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Rosenfeld's Lives: Fame, Oblivion, and the Furies of Writing
Steven J. Zipperstein.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300126495.  Daedalus Item Code: 42103
(2010 National Jewish Book Award Finalist) Born in Chicago in 1918, the prodigiously gifted and erudite Isaac Rosenfeld was deemed a genius upon the 1946 publication of his first novel ... (Read More)
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