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Confederate Struggle for Command: General James Longstreet and the First Corps in the West
Alexander Mendoza.
Publisher: Texas A&M/BOMC.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781603440523.  Daedalus Item Code: 53361
Though traditionally saddled with much of the blame for the Confederate loss at Gettysburg, General James Longstreet was actually a capable, resourceful, and brave commander, argues Alexander ... (Read More)
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Congressman Lincoln: The Making of America's Greatest President
Chris DeRose.
Publisher: Threshold.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781451697285.  Daedalus Item Code: 51840
Despite serving just one term in the House of Representatives, Abraham Lincoln's character and political outlook were deeply influenced by the experience, assays the author of Founding Rivals. ... (Read More)
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Conquered Into Liberty: Two Centuries of Battles Along the Great Warpath that Made the American Way of War
Eliot A. Cohen.
Publisher: Free Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781451624113.  Daedalus Item Code: 43692
The real conflict that consolidated the United States, suggests Eliot Cohen, was the struggle between five groups—the British, French, Americans, Canadians, and Indians—who fought over the corridor ... (Read More)
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Crazy Horse and Custer: The Epic Clash of Two Great Warriors at the Little Bighorn
Stephen E. Ambrose.
Publisher: Pocket.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780743468640.  Daedalus Item Code: 63755
This dual biography—from the historian who gave us Band of Brothers and other books on World War II, on Lewis and Clark, and on the opening of the West—looks at the two great warriors who ... (Read More)
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Crucible of Command: Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee—The War They Fought, the Peace They Forged
William C. Davis.
Publisher: DaCapo.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780306822452.  Daedalus Item Code: 62310
(Winner of the American Civil War Museum's Jefferson Davis Prize and a Main Selection of the History Book Club) Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee met in person only four times, yet as the ... (Read More)
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Dark Bargain: Slavery, Profits, and the Struggle for the Constitution
Lawrence Goldstone.
Publisher: Walker.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780802715074.  Daedalus Item Code: 53879
The author or co-author of such titles as The Friar and the Cipher and Used and Rare: Travels in the Book World, constitutional historian Lawrence Goldstone here casts new light on the ... (Read More)
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David Crockett in Congress: The Rise and Fall of the Poor Man's Friend
James R. Boylston & Allen J. Wiener.
Publisher: Bright Sky Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781933979519.  Daedalus Item Code: 63536
Our common view of David Crockett as the buckskin-clad frontiersman who stepped in as an admirable if somewhat inept and naive politician is a flawed one, argue Alamo historian James Boylston and ... (Read More)
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Defiant Brides: The Untold Story of Two Revolutionary-Era Women and the Radical Men They Married
Nancy Rubin Stuart.
Publisher: Beacon Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780807001172.  Daedalus Item Code: 63173
When Peggy Shippen, a celebrated blonde belle of Philadelphia, defied her family to marry American military hero Benedict Arnold in 1779, she anticipated a life of fame and fortune, but financial ... (Read More)
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The Devil's Rooming House: The True Story of America's Deadliest Female Serial Killer
M. William Phelps.
Publisher: Lyons Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781599216010.  Daedalus Item Code: 62338
Even as a 1911 heat wave killed more than 2,000 people throughout New England, a reporter noticed a sharp rise in the number of obituaries for residents of a rooming house in Windsor, Connecticut, ... (Read More)
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A Disease in the Public Mind: A New Understanding of Why We Fought the Civil War
Thomas Fleming.
Publisher: DaCapo.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780306822957.  Daedalus Item Code: 63389
In his character-driven history, Thomas Fleming takes readers back to the mid-19th century to trace the "diseases in the public mind"—the distortions of reality propagated by politicians, ... (Read More)
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Divided Loyalties: Kentucky's Struggle for Armed Neutrality in the Civil War
James W. Finck. William C. Davis, foreword.
Publisher: Savas Beatie.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781611211023.  Daedalus Item Code: 54755
On May 16, 1861, the Kentucky state legislature passed an ordinance declaring its neutrality in the American Civil War, but the slave state's alleged support for the Union was at odds with its social ... (Read More)
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Dominion from Sea to Sea: Pacific Ascendancy and American Power
Bruce Cumings.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780300168006.  Daedalus Item Code: 62762
(One of the Atlantic's Best Books of 2009) Bordering on the world's two greatest oceans gives America a competitive advantage that is often overlooked by historians focused primarily on ... (Read More)
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