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The Seventeen Solutions: Bold Ideas for Our American Future
Ralph Nader.
Publisher: Harper.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780062083531.  Daedalus Item Code: 63517
Consumer advocate, activist, and former presidential candidate, Ralph Nader remains a fearless reformer and "one of the 100 most influential figures in American history," according to The ... (Read More)
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Showdown: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court Nomination that Changed America
Wil Haygood.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307957191.  Daedalus Item Code: 63281
Thurgood Marshall brought down the separate-but-equal doctrine, integrated schools, and not only fought for human rights and human dignity but also made them impossible to deny in the courts and in ... (Read More)
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Snow-Storm in August: Washington City, Francis Scott Key, and the Forgotten Race Riot of 1835
Jefferson Morley.
Publisher: Nan A. Talese.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780385533379.  Daedalus Item Code: 41991
In 1835 the nation's capital simmered with racial tension as newly freed African Americans from the South poured in, outnumbering slaves in the city for the first time. Among the enslaved was ... (Read More)
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The Storm of the Century: Tragedy, Heroism, Survival, and the Epic True Story of America's Deadliest Natural Disaster: The Great Gulf Hurricane of 1900
Al Roker.
Publisher: William Morrow.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780062364654.  Daedalus Item Code: 63285
The United States in 1900 was at the dawn of what would be called the "American Century," full of confidence and optimism. But on the afternoon of September 8th, a hurricane with 200-mile-per-hour ... (Read More)
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A Strange Engine of War: The "Winans" Steam Gun and the Civil War in Maryland
John W. Lamb.
Publisher: Chesapeake Book Co..   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780982304921.  Daedalus Item Code: 62116
In the spring of 1861, with Southern states seceding and Baltimore occupied by nervous Union troops, rumors emerged that Southern sympathizers in the city possessed a terrible weapon of mass ... (Read More)
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The Struggle for Sea Power: A Naval History of American Independence
Sam Willis.
Publisher: Atlantic Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781848878464.  Daedalus Item Code: 62971
How did 13 isolated American colonies without a regular navy or army win their independence from Britain, the greatest naval and military power on earth? Maritime historian and broadcaster Sam Willis ... (Read More)
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Such Troops as These: The Genius and Leadership of Confederate General Stonewall Jackson
Bevin Alexander.
Publisher: Berkley Caliber.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780425271308.  Daedalus Item Code: 63452
The author of MacArthur's War and How Hitler Could Have Won World War II, decorated war veteran and military historian Bevin Alexander here considers the strategies of Thomas J. ... (Read More)
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Tarnished Victory: Finishing Lincoln's War
William Marvel.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780547428062.  Daedalus Item Code: P4251
In this final book in a quartet focusing on our 16th president in the Civil War—following Mr. Lincoln Goes to War; Lincolns' Darkest Year: The War in 1862; and The Great Task ... (Read More)
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Tell It With Pride: The 54th Massachusetts Regiment and Augustus Saint-Gaudens' Shaw Memorial
Sarah Greenough & Nancy K. Anderson. Lindsay Harris & Reneé Ater, contributors. Richard J. Powell, foreword.
Publisher: Yale/National Gallery of Art.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300197730.  Daedalus Item Code: 62714
On July 18, 1863, six months after Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation, the African American troops of the Massachusetts 54th Volunteer Infantry stormed Fort Wagner in South ... (Read More)
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Their Last Full Measure: The Final Days of the Civil War
Joseph Wheelan.
Publisher: DaCapo.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780306823602.  Daedalus Item Code: 60587
The author of Terrible Swift Sword and Jefferson's War, Joseph Wheelan here explores the dramatic developments that unfolded early in 1865, from the battles ending the Petersburg siege ... (Read More)
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Theodore Roosevelt and the Assassin: Madness, Vengeance, and the Campaign of 1912
Gerard Helferich.
Publisher: Lyons Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780762782994.  Daedalus Item Code: 52301
A lonely Manhattan saloonkeeper, John Flammang Schrank was obsessed with the 1912 presidential election and Theodore Roosevelt. The ex-president's extremism and third-term campaign struck Schrank as ... (Read More)
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They Made America: From the Steam Engine to the Search Engine: Two Centuries of Innovators
Harold Evans, Gail Buckland & David Lefer.
Publisher: Little, Brown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780316277662.  Daedalus Item Code: 36238
The founding editor of Condé Nast Traveler magazine and the former editorial director of U.S. News and World Report and president of Random House, Harold Evans here looks at business ... (Read More)
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