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Miss Anne in Harlem: The White Women of the Black Renaissance
Carla Kaplan.
Publisher: Harper.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780060882389.  Daedalus Item Code: 53528
(Winner of the Julia Ward Howe Prize, a New York Times Notable Book of 2013,and named a Best Book of the Year by Publishers Weekly and NPR) As she was writing Zora Neale ... (Read More)
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Murder & Mayhem in North London
Geoffrey Howse.
Publisher: Wharncliffe Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781845630997.  Daedalus Item Code: 41830
Delving into crime files covering 200 years of North London's darkest past, Geoffrey Howse uncovers long-forgotten cases that made the headlines in their day, as well as others still famous today. ... (Read More)
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Napoleon's Hemorrhoids: And Other Small Events That Changed History
Phil Mason.
Publisher: Castle Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780785830269.  Daedalus Item Code: 54165
What were Albert Einstein's last words? What was Hitler's real family name? What sport did Fidel Castro almost play professionally in America? And how did Napoleon's painful hemorrhoids affect his ... (Read More)
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Napoli: La Città e la Musica (English/German/Italian Languages)
Max Dax, photog. Peter Cadera & Lori Münz, eds.
Publisher: Ear Books.   Format: hardcover & CDs.
ISBN: 9783937406268.  Daedalus Item Code: 52020
In a series of page-filling photographs as vividly hued as paintings, this book celebrates Naples as an old-world city that has never perished; despite its proximity to Mount Vesuvius, Naples remains ... (Read More)
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New York Immigrant Experience: A Guided Tour Through History
Randi Minetor. Nic Minetor, photos.
Publisher: Globe Pequot.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780762757435.  Daedalus Item Code: 34922
This illustrated history of immigration in America's most international city—ranging from colonial times to the mid-19th-century Irish Potato Famine, and from Ellis Island to the present day—provides ... (Read More)
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Noise: A Human History of Sound and Listening
David Hendy.
Publisher: Ecco.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780062283078.  Daedalus Item Code: 53238
What if history had a sound track? What would it tell us about ourselves? Based on a BBC Radio series, Noise explores human dramas from the perspective of sound at various times in the last ... (Read More)
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Other Women: The History of the Mistress
Fiona McDonald.
Publisher: History Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780752465388.  Daedalus Item Code: 54406
The author of Gentleman Rogues & Wicked Ladies here portrays a number of women who belonged to a separate part of society. The mistress is typically invisible and often unacceptable in ... (Read More)
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Outlaws!: Adventures of Pirates, Scoundrels, and Other Rebels
Laurent Maréchaux. Louise Lalaurie Rogers, trans.
Publisher: Flammarion.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9782080301079.  Daedalus Item Code: 41354
The French seem to have a certain weakness for the outlaw—the man or woman of action who, ill-suited to the strictures and reprobation of society, chooses to live by his own rules. Indeed, the author ... (Read More)
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Peking: Heart of the Celestial Empire, 1404–1949
Stella Dong.
Publisher: FormAsia.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9789627283942.  Daedalus Item Code: 43749
Illustrated throughout with captioned color reproductions of art and archival photos, this book chronicles the magnificent northern capital of China, founded in the early 15th century on the ruins of ... (Read More)
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Portobello Road: Lives of a Neighborhood
Julian Mash.
Publisher: Frances Lincoln.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780711234901.  Daedalus Item Code: 54330
Despite the waves of gentrification, soaring rents, and the recent arrival of High Street chains, the Bohemian, anarchic, creative spirit of London's celebrated Portobello Road still survives. Julian ... (Read More)
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Rabbit Stew and a Penny or Two: A Gypsy Family's Hard and Happy Times on the Road in the 1950s
Maggie Smith-Bendell.
Publisher: Abacus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780349123615.  Daedalus Item Code: 52416
Born on a Somerset pea field in 1941, the second of eight children in a Romani family, Maggie Smith-Bendell has lived through the years of greatest change in the travelling community's long history. ... (Read More)
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Relics of the Past: Treasures of the Greek Orthodox Chruch and the Population Exchange, The Benaki Museum Collections (French/English Languages)
Anna Ballian, ed.
Publisher: 5 Continents.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9788874395750.  Daedalus Item Code: 52706
Following the forced Population Exchange between Greece and Turkey in 1923, Greek Orthodox Christians of Eastern Thrace, Cappadocia, and the Pontos came to Greece as refugees, bringing with them a ... (Read More)
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