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Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant
Ulysses S. Grant. John Kirk, ed.
Publisher: JG Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781464300769.  Daedalus Item Code: 52200
Fast-paced, colorful, and laced with flashes of humor, Ulysses S. Grant's 1885 memoirs provide authoritative accounts of such pivotal Civil War events as the Battle of Shiloh, the Vicksburg and ... (Read More)
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Men of Color to Arms!: Black Soldiers, Indian Wars, and the Quest for Equality
Elizabeth D. Leonard.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393060393.  Daedalus Item Code: 50427
In 1863, at the height of the Civil War, Frederick Douglass assured African Americans that serving in the military offered a sure path to freedom. Once a black man became a soldier, he declared, ... (Read More)
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The Men Who United the States: America's Explorers, Inventors, Eccentrics, and Mavericks, and the Creation of One Nation, Indivisible
Simon Winchester.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780062079619.  Daedalus Item Code: 49475
For more than two centuries, E pluribus unum has appeared on America's seals and currency. Here the author of The Meaning of Everything, Krakatoa, and Atlantic considers ... (Read More)
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The Merchant of Power: Sam Insull, Thomas Edison, and the Creation of the Modern Metropolis
John F. Wasik.
Publisher: Palgrave.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780230609525.  Daedalus Item Code: 44045
This rags-to-riches story from business journalist and Bloomberg News columnist John Wasik recounts how Sam Insull—right hand to Thomas Edison—became one of the richest men in the world as a pivotal ... (Read More)
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Miss Anne in Harlem: The White Women of the Black Renaissance
Carla Kaplan.
Publisher: Harper.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780060882389.  Daedalus Item Code: 53528
(Winner of the Julia Ward Howe Prize, a New York Times Notable Book of 2013,and named a Best Book of the Year by Publishers Weekly and NPR) As she was writing Zora Neale ... (Read More)
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Mr. and Mrs. Madison's War: America's First Couple and the Second War of Independence
Hugh Howard.
Publisher: Bloomsbury.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781608190713.  Daedalus Item Code: 38053
August 28, 1814. Smoke rises from the ruin of the Capitol after a British raiding party came up the Anacostia River and burned Washington City, while President James Madison ponders the future in ... (Read More)
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My American Revolution: A Modern Expedition Through History's Forgotten Battlegrounds
Robert Sullivan.
Publisher: Picador.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781250037701.  Daedalus Item Code: 54531
We tend to think of the American Revolution as a Massachusetts-based event orchestrated by Virginians, but in fact the war took place mostly in New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. In this attempt ... (Read More)
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Nature and Renewal: Wild River Valley and Beyond
Dean B. Bennett, text and illus.
Publisher: Tilbury House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780884483250.  Daedalus Item Code: 43347
In the White Mountains of Maine and New Hampshire, Wild River Valley has been both the scene of an ecological disaster and demonstrated nature's ability to revitalize itself. In this history of the ... (Read More)
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New York at War: Four Centuries of Combat, Fear, and Intrigue in Gotham
Steven H. Jaffe.
Publisher: Basic/QPB.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781620909744.  Daedalus Item Code: 42276
Beginning with an Indian attack on one of Henry Hudson's crewmen—who in 1609 became the first recorded fatality of an act of war in the region's history—historian Steven H. Jaffe offers an ... (Read More)
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New York Immigrant Experience: A Guided Tour Through History
Randi Minetor. Nic Minetor, photos.
Publisher: Globe Pequot.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780762757435.  Daedalus Item Code: 34922
This illustrated history of immigration in America's most international city—ranging from colonial times to the mid-19th-century Irish Potato Famine, and from Ellis Island to the present day—provides ... (Read More)
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New York City in 3D: In the Gilded Age
Esther Crain.
Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal.   Format: box.
ISBN: 9781579129576.  Daedalus Item Code: 59373
New York City in the last decades of the 19th century was the epitome of what Mark Twain called the Gilded Age—a time of extravagance, innovation, and enormous social transformation. Manhattan ... (Read More)
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Nixon and Kissinger: Partners in Power
Robert Dallek.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780060722319.  Daedalus Item Code: 22319
In this New York Times bestseller Robert Dallek uncovers details about the tumultuous personal relationship between two of the most compelling, contradictory, and powerful figures in recent ... (Read More)
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