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One Summer: America, 1927
Bill Bryson.
Publisher: Anchor.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780767919418.  Daedalus Item Code: 49538
 
Beloved on both sides of the Atlantic and Down Under for such insightful books as Notes from a Small Island, I'm a Stranger Here Myself, In a Sunburned Country, and A Short ... (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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The Painter's Chair: George Washington and the Making of American Art
Hugh Howard.
Publisher: Bloomsbury.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781596912441.  Daedalus Item Code: 41011
 
In 1732, when George Washington was born, the New World had virtually no fine artists. Yet over the course of his life and career, a cultural transformation occurred, and nowhere is it more evident ... (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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The Perils of Peace: America's Struggle for Survival After Yorktown
Thomas Fleming.
Publisher: Smithsonian/BOMC.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780061139109.  Daedalus Item Code: 10507
 
On October 19, 1781, Great Britain's best army surrendered to George Washington at Yorktown, yet the future of the 13 former colonies was far from clear. George III had no intention of relinquishing ... (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's National Detective Agency were renowned for their subterfuge, infiltration, and investigation—none more so than James McParland, whose reputation mirrored the ... (Read More)
 
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Pretensions to Empire: Notes on the Criminal Folly of the Bush Administration
Lewis H. Lapham.
Publisher: New Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781595582294.  Daedalus Item Code: 34985
 
Collecting political commentaries from his National Magazine Award–winning "Notebook" column in Harper's Magazine, editor emeritus Lewis Lapham here provides a critical perspective to the ... (Read More)
 
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Pursuit: The Chase, Capture, Persecution & Surprising Release of Jefferson Davis
Clint Johnson.
Publisher: Citadel.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780806528915.  Daedalus Item Code: 36300
 
The author of Civil War Blunders and seven other books on the Civil War, Clint Johnson here looks at one of the more dramatic episodes at the end of the conflict. In the weeks following the ... (Read More)
 
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The Quiet World: Saving Alaska's Wilderness Kingdom 1879–1960
Douglas Brinkley.
Publisher: Harper.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780062005960.  Daedalus Item Code: 22322
 
This riveting history of some of America's most beautiful natural resources, by the author of the National Outdoor Book Award–winning The Wilderness Warrior, documents the heroic fight waged ... (Read More)
 
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The Rangeley and Its Region: The Famous Boat and Lakes of Western Maine
Stephen A. Cole.
Publisher: Tilbury House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780884482956.  Daedalus Item Code: 43351
 
Linked by streams, and covering more than 64 square miles, Rangeley and the other big lakes at the headwaters of the Androscoggin River seemed more like inland seas than mere lakes, and they were the ... (Read More)
 
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The Rector and The Rogue
W.A. Swanberg.
Publisher: McSweeney's Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781936365234.  Daedalus Item Code: 41709
 
The escapade began quietly enough one morning in February 1880, with a mutton-chopped Acme Safe Company salesman knocking on the door of Reverend Morgan Dix, the starchiest clergyman in Manhattan's ... (Read More)
 
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