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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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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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Nixon and Mao: The Week That Changed the World: Unabridged
Margaret MacMillan. Read by Barbara Caruso.
Publisher: Recorded Books.   Format: 13 audio CDs.
ISBN: 9781428120518.  Daedalus Item Code: 61863
 
Following her widely acclaimed history Paris 1919: Six Months That Changed the World—which won such major awards as the Duff Cooper Prize, the Samuel Johnson Prize, and the Governor General's ... (Read More)
 
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No Substitute for Victory: Successful American Military Strategies from the Revolutionary War to the Present Day
David Rigby.
Publisher: Carrel Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781631440052.  Daedalus Item Code: 60765
 
Is there a particular recipe for military success? How has America won its wars in the past, and how can it continue winning in the future? Also the author of the 2012 John Lyman Book Award winner ... (Read More)
 
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On the Edge of Freedom: The Fugitive Slave Issue in South Central Pennsylvania, 1820–1870
David G. Smith.
Publisher: Fordham University.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780823263790.  Daedalus Item Code: 64091
 
A social historian exploring the intersection of war, societal conflict, and race, David Smith here breaks new ground examining the unique development of antislavery sentiment in south-central ... (Read More)
 
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Once in a Great City: A Detroit Story
David Maraniss.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781476748382.  Daedalus Item Code: 64141
 
(Winner of the 2016 Robert F. Kennedy Book Award and one of the Economist's Best Books of 2015) This stirring portrait of Detroit in its heyday depicts a city of seemingly limitless ... (Read More)
 
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The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey
Rinker Buck.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781451659177.  Daedalus Item Code: 70070
 
More than a passage in history books about covered wagons headed west in the 19th century, the Oregon Trail itself still exists as hardened wheel ruts for much of its original 2200 miles. The last ... (Read More)
 
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The Phantom of Fifth Avenue: The Mysterious Life and Scandalous Death of Heiress Huguette Clark
Meryl Gordon.
Publisher: Grand Central.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781455512638.  Daedalus Item Code: 64812
 
Born in 1906, Huguette Clark grew up in her family's Beaux Arts mansion in New York City and became one of the leading celebrities of her day. Her father, copper magnate William Andrews Clark, was ... (Read More)
 
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A Philadelphia Perspective: The Civil War Diary of Sidney George Fisher
Sidney George Fisher. Jonathan W. White, ed.
Publisher: Fordham University.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780823227280.  Daedalus Item Code: 64065
 
A member of a prominent Philadelphia family and a prolific man of letters, Sidney George Fisher (1809–71) kept a diary for much of his adult life, and his entries during the Civil War provide a ... (Read More)
 
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Pinkerton's Great Detective: The Rough-and-Tumble Career of James McParland, America's Sherlock Holmes
Beau Riffenburgh.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780143126072.  Daedalus Item Code: 63731
 
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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The Prairie Traveler: A Handbook for Overland Expeditions
Randolph B. Marcy.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781628736663.  Daedalus Item Code: 61907
 
Covering everything from the best way to move wagons over hostile terrain—and what to pack in them—to describing more than 30 different trails to be taken and the dangers one may face on the way, ... (Read More)
 
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