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Lincoln's Bishop: A President, A Priest, and the Fate of 300 Dakota Sioux Warriors
Gustav Niebuhr.
Publisher: HarperOne.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780062097682.  Daedalus Item Code: 54076
 
The author of Beyond Tolerance: Searching for Interfaith Understanding in America here profiles an Episcopal bishop who championed the cause of Native Americans in the later 19th century, ... (Read More)
 
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Lincoln's Gamble: The Tumultuous Six Months that Gave America the Emancipation Proclamation and Changed the Course of the Civil War
Todd Brewster.
Publisher: Scribner.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781451693867.  Daedalus Item Code: 51912
 
In July 1862, Abraham Lincoln first spoke of freeing the slaves, and in January of the following year, he signed the Emancipation Proclamation. Perhaps surprisingly, the man known as the Great ... (Read More)
 
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A Little History of the United States
James West Davidson.
Publisher: Yale/BOMC.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300181418.  Daedalus Item Code: 63266
 
How did a land and people of such immense diversity come together under a banner of freedom and equality to form one of the most remarkable nations in the world? In his fast-paced, character-filled ... (Read More)
 
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A Little Short of Boats: The Battles of Ball's Bluff & Edwards Ferry, October 2122, 1861
James A. Morgan.
Publisher: Savas Beatie.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781611210668.  Daedalus Item Code: 54759
 
Though a small battle by comparison to the bloody confrontations that were to come, the 1861 Union defeat at Ball's Bluff, early in the Civil War, had disproportionate and far-reaching effects, as ... (Read More)
 
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London Bridge in America: The True Story of a Transatlantic Crossing
Travis Elborough.
Publisher: Jonathan Cape.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780224096256.  Daedalus Item Code: 51174
 
In 1968 the world's largest antique went to America. But how do you transport a 130-year-old bridge across 4300 miles of ocean and sand? Why did oil baron and chainsaw-manufacturing king Robert ... (Read More)
 
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The Lost Tribe of Coney Island: Headhunters, Luna Park, and the Man Who Pulled Off the Spectacle of the Century
Claire Prentice.
Publisher: New Harvest.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780544262287.  Daedalus Item Code: 61880
 
In 1905, Coney Island's Luna Park featured an unprecedented attraction: the Igorrotes, a group of headhunting, dog-eating tribespeople brought to America from the Philippines by opportunistic showman ... (Read More)
 
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The Mafia: History and Legend
Marco Gasparini. Brian Eskenazi, trans.
Publisher: Flammarion.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9782080301505.  Daedalus Item Code: 53026
 
This illustrated history of the Mafia explores this international criminal organization both as a cult subject and a social phenomenon. Movie classics like The Godfather epitomize our ... (Read More)
 
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The Mafia at War: The Shocking True Story of America's Wartime Pact with Organized Crime
Tim Newark.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781616087449.  Daedalus Item Code: 61445
 
Through eyewitness accounts, contemporary reports, and declassified intelligence documents, British military historian Tim Newark reconstructs the relationships between the Mafia and Allied ... (Read More)
 
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Malice Toward None: Abraham Lincoln's Second Inaugural Address
Jack E. Levin. Mark R. Levin, preface.
Publisher: Threshold.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781476784267.  Daedalus Item Code: 54313
 
As humble and substantial as the president who delivered it, Abraham Lincoln's landmark 1865 second inaugural address still resonates today. The bestselling author of George Washington: The ... (Read More)
 
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The Man He Became: How FDR Defied Polio to Win the Presidency
James Tobin.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780743265157.  Daedalus Item Code: 62133
 
In 1921, at the age of 39, Franklin D. Roosevelt was the brightest young star in the Democratic Party. One day he was racing his children around their summer home; two days later he could not stand ... (Read More)
 
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Mania: The Story of the Outraged & Outrageous Lives That Launched a Cultural Revolution
Ronald K.L. Collins & David M. Skover.
Publisher: Top Five.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781938938023.  Daedalus Item Code: 43192
 
By the time 19-year-old Lucien Carr stabbed his obsessive pursuer David Kammerer to death on the banks of the Hudson River in August 1944, it was clear that the hard-partying teenager who had brought ... (Read More)
 
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The Mantle of Command: FDR at War, 19411942
Nigel Hamilton.
Publisher: Mariner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780544227842.  Daedalus Item Code: 60785
 
(Nominated for the 2014 National Book Award) Also the biographer of John F. Kennedy, General Bernard "Monty" Montgomery, and Bill Clinton, Nigel Hamilton here gives us a dramatic account of ... (Read More)
 
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