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Betrayal: The True Story of J. Edgar Hoover and the Nazi Saboteurs Captured During WWII
David Alan Johnson.
Publisher: Hippocrene.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780781811736.  Daedalus Item Code: 52168
 
In 1942, eight German saboteurs came ashore in Florida, intending to unleash a wave of terror attacks against America. They might have succeeded, were it not for a traitor in their ranks: distrustful ... (Read More)
 
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Birdmen: The Wright Brothers, Glenn Curtiss, and the Battle to Control the Skies
Lawrence Goldstone.
Publisher: Ballantine.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780345538031.  Daedalus Item Code: 62046
 
The feud between America's great air pioneers, the Wright brothers and Glenn Curtiss, was a collision of ambitious and unyielding personalities. It was the Wrights who had solved the centuries-old ... (Read More)
 
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The Blood of Heroes: The 13-Day Struggle for the Alamo—and the Sacrifice That Forged a Nation
James Donovan.
Publisher: Little, Brown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780316053747.  Daedalus Item Code: 51237
 
On February 23, 1836, an army led by Mexican dictator Santa Anna laid siege to a makeshift garrison of some 200 Texas settlers—among them, Davy Crockett, James Bowie, and William Barret Travis—who ... (Read More)
 
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Boys' Book of Border Battles: The True Tales Behind America's Greatest Battles of the 18th and 19th Centuries
Edwin L. Sabin.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781620871584.  Daedalus Item Code: 53979
 
A classic of war literature, Boys' Book of Border Battles puts readers at the scene of some of the most storied battles in American history, from George Washington's charges against the French ... (Read More)
 
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Brothers in Arms: The Kennedys, the Castros, and the Politics of Murder
Gus Russo & Stephen Molton.
Publisher: Bloomsbury.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781596916456.  Daedalus Item Code: 61628
 
Built on 30 years of intense research—including discoveries that have rekindled CIA and State Department interest in the Kennedy assassination—this is a vivid, character-driven, almost cinematic ... (Read More)
 
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The Burglary: The Discovery of J. Edgar Hoover's Secret FBI
Betty Medsger.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307962959.  Daedalus Item Code: 53384
 
Breaking in at the FBI office in Media, Pennsylvania, in 1971, a group of eight unlikely activists—quiet, hardworking Americans—confirmed what some had long suspected: that J. Edgar Hoover was ... (Read More)
 
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By the Rivers of Water: A Nineteenth-Century Atlantic Odyssey
Erskine Clarke.
Publisher: Basic Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780465002726.  Daedalus Item Code: 60483
 
In 1834, aristocratic southerners—and former slave owners—John Leighton and Jane Wilson explored the coastline of West Africa, establishing the first American mission in the region. Over the next 17 ... (Read More)
 
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Cannibalism, Headhunting and Human Sacrifice in North America: A History Forgotten: A Vivid Account of the Barbaric Practices of Both Native Americans and European Explorers and Colonists
George Franklin Feldman.
Publisher: Alan Hood.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780911469332.  Daedalus Item Code: 61130
 
Much as we'd like to think that cannibalism is associated only with far-flung corners of the globe and the prehistoric past, this unsavory practice has a long history in North America, suggests ... (Read More)
 
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Chancellorsville
Stephen W. Sears.
Publisher: Mariner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780395877449.  Daedalus Item Code: 59585
 
(Winner of the 1996 Fletcher Pratt Award, a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year, and a History Book Club Main Selection) One of the most dramatic battles of the Civil War, ... (Read More)
 
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Churchill's Bomb: How the United States Overtook Britain in the First Nuclear Arms Race
Graham Farmelo.
Publisher: Basic Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780465021956.  Daedalus Item Code: 61629
 
Perhaps no scientific development has shaped the course of modern history as much as the harnessing of nuclear energy, yet the 20th century might have turned out differently had it been first ... (Read More)
 
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The Civil War: The Definitive Reference: a Chronology of Events, an Encyclopedia, and the Memoirs of Grant and Lee
Phillip Shaw Paludan, intro. John S. Bowman, ed.
Publisher: JG Press.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781464303289.  Daedalus Item Code: 61801
 
With more than 2500 color and black and white illustrations and maps throughout, this oversized, highly visual Civil War history is essentially several different histories in one volume. It begins ... (Read More)
 
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The Civil War: Voices of Hope, Sacrifice, and Courage
Gordon Leidner, ed.
Publisher: Cumberland House.   Format: no jacket.
ISBN: 9781402292651.  Daedalus Item Code: 61919
 
"Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves," wrote Abraham Lincoln. This handsome, pocketable book gathers more than 220 quotes from both Union and Confederate soldiers and ... (Read More)
 
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