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Together We Cannot Fail: FDR and the American Presidency in Years of Crisis
Terry Golway.
Publisher: Sourcebooks.   Format: hardcover & CD.
ISBN: 9781402217166.  Daedalus Item Code: 41397
 
This unique multimedia portrait shows a nation in crisis in the context of a president's direct communication with the public at the dawn of the media age. Historian Terry Golway examines how ... (Read More)
 
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Two Americans: Truman, Eisenhower, and a Dangerous World
William Lee Miller.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307595645.  Daedalus Item Code: 41997
 
President Harry Truman and his successor Dwight Eisenhower were both Midwesterners, alike in many ways—and sharply differed in others. This book from the author of Arguing About Slavery and ... (Read More)
 
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U.S. Sharpshooters: Berdan's Civil War Elite
Roy M. Marcot.
Publisher: Stackpole.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780811702713.  Daedalus Item Code: 40787
 
A brilliant inventor and a controversial commander, Colonel Hiram Berdan founded the U.S. SharpShooters, a specialized 2-regiment unit of marksmen recruited from the farming and backwoods communities ... (Read More)
 
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Uncommon Valor: A Story of Race, Patriotism, and Glory in the Final Battles of the Civil War
Melvin Claxton & Mark Puls.
Publisher: Wiley.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780471468233.  Daedalus Item Code: 42085
 
Of the nearly 200,000 African Americans who served in the U.S. Army during the Civil War, 16 received the Congressional Medal of Honor for conspicuous bravery, and 14 of these were earned in a single ... (Read More)
 
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Under Custer's Command: The Civil War Journal of James Henry Avery
Compiled by Karla Jean Husby. Eric J. Wittenberg, ed.
Publisher: Potomac.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781574887440.  Daedalus Item Code: 42086
 
(Selected by Military Heritage magazine as 2000's Best Book on Custer) George Armstrong Custer's Michigan Brigade fought with great distinction throughout the Civil War; Sergeant James ... (Read More)
 
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Underground Railroad in Pennsylvania: Second Edition
William J. Switala.
Publisher: Stackpole.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780811735186.  Daedalus Item Code: 40788
 
Organized in antebellum America to help slaves escape to freedom, the Underground Railroad was cloaked in secrecy and operated at great peril to everyone involved. The system was extremely active in ... (Read More)
 
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Unlikely Allies: How a Merchant, a Playwright, and a Spy Saved the American Revolution
Joel Richard Paul.
Publisher: Riverhead.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781594484872.  Daedalus Item Code: 33564
 
Silas Deane was a Connecticut merchant and delegate to the Continental Congress as the American colonies struggled to break with England. Caron de Beaumarchais was a successful playwright who wrote ... (Read More)
 
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Unnatural Rebellion: Loyalists in New York City During the Revolution
Ruma Chopra.
Publisher: Univ. Virginia Press/BOMC.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780813931098.  Daedalus Item Code: 31667
 
Thousands of British American mainland colonists rejected the War for American Independence in the 1770s. Shunning rebel violence as unnecessary, unlawful, and unnatural, they emphasized the natural ... (Read More)
 
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A Visitor's Guide to Colonial & Revolutionary Mid-Atlantic America: Interesting Sites to Visit: Lodging, Dining, Things to Do
Patricia & Robert Foulke.
Publisher: Countryman.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780881506891.  Daedalus Item Code: 31424
 
Touring sites in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, and Maryland, this guidebook explores the formative years of the United States, from the 1600s through the colonial era, the French and ... (Read More)
 
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A Visitor's Guide to the Colonial & Revolutionary South: Interesting Sites to Visit: Lodging, Dining, Things to Do
Patricia & Robert Foulke.
Publisher: Countryman.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780881506907.  Daedalus Item Code: 31425
 
From the earliest explorers' arrival in the South through the colonial era, the French and Indian War, and the Revolutionary War, up to the aftermath of the War of 1812, this guide traces our ... (Read More)
 
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The Voice That Challenged a Nation: Marian Anderson and the Struggle for Civil Rights
Russell Freedman.
Publisher: Clarion.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780618159765.  Daedalus Item Code: 34255
 
(Newbery Honor Book) Though not a crusader or a spokesperson by nature, Marian Anderson came to stand for all black artists—and for all Americans of color—when, with the help of such prominent ... (Read More)
 
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The War Lovers: Roosevelt, Lodge, Hearst, and the Rush to Empire, 1898
Evan Thomas.
Publisher: Little, Brown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780316004091.  Daedalus Item Code: 23354
 
On February 15th, 1898, the USS Maine mysteriously exploded in the Havana Harbor. News of the blast quickly reached U.S. shores, where it was met by some not with alarm but great enthusiasm. ... (Read More)
 
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