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Old World, New World: Great Britain and America from the Beginning
Kathleen Burk.
Publisher: Atlantic Monthly.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780871139719.  Daedalus Item Code: 13919
 
(Winner of the Henry Adams Prize) America's close bond with Great Britain seems inevitable, given our shared language and heritage. But as Berkeley- and Oxford-educated historian Kathleen Burk ... (Read More)
 
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Once Upon a Secret: My Hidden Affair with JFK
Mimi Alford.
Publisher: Hutchinson.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780091931759.  Daedalus Item Code: 34387
 
In the summer of 1962, 19-year-old Mimi Beardsley arrived in Washington, D.C., to begin an internship in the White House press office. Within days she was introduced to President Kennedy himself, and ... (Read More)
 
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Our Lives, Our Fortunes and Our Sacred Honor: The Forging of American Independence, 1774–1776
Richard R. Beeman.
Publisher: Basic Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780465026296.  Daedalus Item Code: 51788
 
Having previously chronicled the Constitutional Convention of 1787 in the George Washington Book Prize–winner Plain, Honest Men, Richard Beeman here turns his attention to the contentious 22 ... (Read More)
 
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Out of Order: Stories from the History of the Supreme Court
Sandra Day O'Connor.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780812993929.  Daedalus Item Code: 51054
 
The first woman ever to sit on the U.S. Supreme Court, Sandra Day O'Connor here gives us a fascinating look at the history and evolution of the court, along with portraits of its most important ... (Read More)
 
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The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Civil War
William L. Barney.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780199782017.  Daedalus Item Code: 50856
 
Offering a concise overview of the major personalities and pivotal events of the war, this book features 250 entries on the major battles and campaigns, ranging from Gettysburg and Shiloh to ... (Read More)
 
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Pacific Crucible: War at Sea in the Pacific, 1941–1942
Ian W. Toll.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393068139.  Daedalus Item Code: 23887
 
On the first Sunday in December 1941, an armada of Japanese warplanes appeared suddenly over Pearl Harbor and devastated the U.S. Pacific Fleet. Only six months later, in a sea fight north of the ... (Read More)
 
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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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The People's War: Original Voices of the American Revolution
Noel Rae.
Publisher: Lyons Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780762770700.  Daedalus Item Code: 34923
 
Drawing on thousands of primary sources—diaries, letters, memoirs, newspapers, and even pension applications—the American Revolution is brought to life here by the words of the soldiers who fought it ... (Read More)
 
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Personal Recollections of Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War
James R. Gilmore.
Publisher: Stackpole.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780811702614.  Daedalus Item Code: 41710
 
Long out of print—and for years found only in rare bookshops—James Gilmore's 1898 portrait of Abraham Lincoln is available again with this reprint edition. Gilmore (1822–1903), who wrote for the ... (Read More)
 
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Pinkerton's Great Detective: The Amazing Life and Times of James McParland
Beau Riffenburgh.
Publisher: Viking.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780670025466.  Daedalus Item Code: 43123
 
The operatives of the Pinkerton National Detective Agency were renowned for their subterfuge, infiltration, and investigation—none more so than James McParland, whose reputation mirrored the agency's ... (Read More)
 
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Plausible Denial: Was the CIA Involved in the Assassination of JFK?
Mark Lane.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781616083595.  Daedalus Item Code: 50143
 
The conspiracy theories regarding the assassination of John F. Kennedy have only intensified with the passage of time, and in this bestselling history, the author of Rush to Judgment makes the ... (Read More)
 
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Prairie Fever: How British Aristocrats Staked a Claim to the American West
Peter Pagnamenta.
Publisher: Duckworth.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780715643723.  Daedalus Item Code: 51226
 
From the 1830s onward, a succession of well-born Britons headed west to the great American wilderness to find adventure and fulfillment, bringing along their dogs, sporting guns, valets, and all the ... (Read More)
 
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