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Lincoln Dreamt He Died: The Midnight Visions of Remarkable Americans from Colonial Times to Freud
Andrew Burstein.
Publisher: Palgrave.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781137278272.  Daedalus Item Code: 52080
Long before Sigmund Freud posited that dreams are a cornerstone of understanding an individual's inner life, Americans shared their dreams unabashedly with one another through letters, diaries, and ... (Read More)
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Lincoln Unbound: How an Ambitious Young Railsplitter Saved the American Dream—and How We Can Do It Again
Rich Lowry.
Publisher: Broadside Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780062123787.  Daedalus Item Code: 44350
In a thoughtful mix of history and politics, this book traces Abraham Lincoln's climb from the backwoods to the White House and calls for a renewal of the Lincoln ethic of relentless striving. ... (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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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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Madison and Jefferson
Andrew Burstein & Nancy Isenberg.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812979008.  Daedalus Item Code: 51965
The enduring friendship between the third and fourth presidents has long been the stuff of legend, with James Madison usually being relegated to the role of Thomas Jefferson's lieutenant. As this ... (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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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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Manifest Destinies: America's Westward Expansion and the Road to the Civil War
Steven E. Woodworth.
Publisher: Vintage Civil War Library.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780307277701.  Daedalus Item Code: 53615
In his sweeping history of the 1840s, Steven Woodworth gives us a portrait of America at its most vibrant and expansive. It was a decade in which the nation significantly enlarged its boundaries, ... (Read More)
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Many Identities, One Nation: The Revolution and Its Legacy in the Mid-Atlantic
Liam Riordan.
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812220506.  Daedalus Item Code: 51032
Neither as homogenous as Puritan New England nor as demarcated as the slaveholding South, the richly diverse mid-Atlantic region of Pennsylvania, Delaware, and New Jersey became highly politicized in ... (Read More)
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Mapping America: Exploring the Continent
Fritz Kessler. Frank Jacobs, intro.
Publisher: Black Dog.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781907317088.  Daedalus Item Code: 53154
This multifaceted portrait of the United States and North America explores our physical and cultural landscape through more than 120 geographic, demographic, historical, artistic, and infographic ... (Read More)
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Maryland in Black and White: Documentary Photography from the Great Depression and World War II
Constance B. Schulz. Frederick N. Rasmussen, foreword.
Publisher: Johns Hopkins.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781421410852.  Daedalus Item Code: 53032
Between 1935 and 1943, the United States government commissioned photographers to capture portraits of American faces and the country's living and working conditions. Nearly 180,000 photographs were ... (Read More)
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Massachusetts Troublemakers: Rebels, Reformers, and Radicals from the Bay State
Paul Della Valle.
Publisher: Globe Pequot.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780762748501.  Daedalus Item Code: 41883
Stirring up trouble has a long and illustrious history in the Bay State. From such famous figures as brewer-turned-patriot Samuel Adams to more obscure personalities like Joe Palmer—who was ... (Read More)
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