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Angel in the Whirlwind: The Triumph of the American Revolution
Benson Bobrick.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781451626995.  Daedalus Item Code: 40107
 
Overwhelmed with debt following its victory in the French and Indian Wars, England began imposing harsh tariffs and taxes on the colonies in the 1760s. An independence movement grew in strength, ... (Read More)
 
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The Archaeology of Home: An Epic Set on a Thousand Square Feet of the Lower East Side
Katharine Greider.
Publisher: PublicAffairs.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781586487126.  Daedalus Item Code: 32939
 
In January 2002, journalist Katharine Greider got a phone call as she was settling down with her sleeping children in her Manhattan co-op; the architect she'd hired to suggest fixes for the former ... (Read More)
 
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An Artist in Treason: The Extraordinary Double Life of General James Wilkinson
Arno Linklater.
Publisher: Walker.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780802777713.  Daedalus Item Code: 31868
 
For almost two decades, through the War of 1812, James Wilkinson was the senior general in the United States Army. He was also a spy for the Spanish secret service—a position all the more remarkable ... (Read More)
 
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As If an Enemy's Country: The British Occupation of Boston and the Origins of Revolution
Richard Archer.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780199895779.  Daedalus Item Code: 34478
 
Nothing did more to foment anti-British sentiment in the period leading to the American Revolution than the armed occupation of Boston, posits Richard Archer. His gripping narrative of those critical ... (Read More)
 
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The Ascent of George Washington: The Hidden Political Genius of an American Icon
John Ferling.
Publisher: Bloomsbury.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781596914650.  Daedalus Item Code: 31869
 
The biographer of George Washington and author of Almost a Miracle: The American Victory in the War for Independence and A Leap in the Dark: The Struggle to Create the American ... (Read More)
 
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The Assassin's Accomplice: Mary Surratt and the Plot to Kill Abraham Lincoln
Kate Clifford Larson.
Publisher: Basic Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780465018932.  Daedalus Item Code: 32940
 
In this account, historian Kate Clifford Larson—who also gave us the "astonishingly good" (Dallas Morning News) biography of Harriet Tubman, Bound for the Promised Land—tells the ... (Read More)
 
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At Canaan's Edge: America in the King Years 1965–68
Taylor Branch.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780684857138.  Daedalus Item Code: 32768
 
(Finalist for the 2006 National Book Award) Concluding the trilogy that began with the Pulitzer Prize–winning Parting the Waters, Taylor Branch focuses here on the turbulent last four ... (Read More)
 
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At the Edge of the Precipice: Henry Clay and the Compromise That Saved the Union
Robert V. Remini.
Publisher: Basic Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780465012886.  Daedalus Item Code: 36261
 
In 1850, America hovered on the brink of disunion, as tensions between slaveholders and abolitionists mounted. The debate over slavery grew more rancorous when an influx of new territory prompted ... (Read More)
 
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The Atlantic Century: Four Generations of Extraordinary Diplomats Who Forged America's Vital Alliance with Europe
Kenneth Weisbrode.
Publisher: DaCapo.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780306818462.  Daedalus Item Code: 20220
 
Our strong system of European alliances, built during the 20th century, did not happen serendipitously, says Kenneth Weisbrode; it was carefully constructed and cemented by a network of diplomats and ... (Read More)
 
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Atlantic Cousins: Benjamin Franklin and His Visionary Friends
Jack Fruchtman Jr.
Publisher: Basic Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781560259626.  Daedalus Item Code: 32942
 
Ben Franklin was at the heart of the Enlightenment, living for extended periods in America, England, and France, and named some of the greatest minds of that time as his friends. Through engaging ... (Read More)
 
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Benjamin Franklin
Edmund S. Morgan.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300095326.  Daedalus Item Code: 22089
 
(Finalist for the 2003 National Book Critics Circle Award; a New York Times Notable Book; and named a Best Book of 2002 by Los Angeles Times Book Review, Washington Post Book ... (Read More)
 
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Big!: Big Records, Big Events, and Big Ideas in American History: Celebrating 75 Years of the National Archives
Stacey Bredhoff.
Publisher: D. Giles.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781904832621.  Daedalus Item Code: 14027
 
This oversized volume features big records, big events, and big ideas from the U.S. National Archives collection. Starting with the 13-foot scroll of the Articles of Confederation—the first ... (Read More)
 
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