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The Devil's Chessboard: Allen Dulles, the CIA, and the Rise of America's Secret Government
David Talbot.
Publisher: William Collins.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780008159665.  Daedalus Item Code: 71398
 
The founding editor of Salon and former senior editor of Mother Jones as well as the author of Brothers: The Hidden History of the Kennedy Years here presents an explosive ... (Read More)
 
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Disciples: The World War II Missions of the CIA Directors Who Fought for Wild Bill Donovan
Douglas Waller.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781451693720.  Daedalus Item Code: 64132
 
The author of Wild Bill Donovan here follows four OSS agents under Donovan in World War II, each of whom would eventually take the leadership of the CIA. Allen Dulles ran the OSS's most ... (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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Duel with the Devil: The True Story of How Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr Teamed Up to Take on America's First Sensational Murder Mystery
Paul Collins.
Publisher: Crown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307956453.  Daedalus Item Code: 70995
 
In 1799, two political parties jockeyed for control of the young United States: the well-moneyed Federalists, led by Alexander Hamilton, and the populist Republicans, led by Aaron Burr. Two of the ... (Read More)
 
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Ecstatic Nation: Confidence, Crisis, and Compromise, 1848–1877
Brenda Wineapple.
Publisher: Harper.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780061234576.  Daedalus Item Code: 52561
 
Broadly surveying the most tumultuous decades in America's history, the author of the National Book Critics Circle Award finalist White Heat vividly brings to life the secession crisis, the ... (Read More)
 
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Edward Bancroft: Scientist, Author, Spy
Thomas J. Schaeper.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300118421.  Daedalus Item Code: 32738
 
(A Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2011) Born in Massachusetts in 1745, Edward Bancroft moved to England in the 1760s and became a scientist and man of letters, elected to the ... (Read More)
 
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Eisenhower in War and Peace
Jean Edward Smith.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812982886.  Daedalus Item Code: 70316
 
Following his Francis Parkman Prize–winning biography FDR and his Pulitzer Prize finalist Grant, historian Jean Edward Smith gives us a portrait of Dwight D. Eisenhower as rich and ... (Read More)
 
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Elihu Washburne: The Diary and Letters of America's Minister to France During the Siege and Commune of Paris
Michael Hill. David McCullough, foreword.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781451665284.  Daedalus Item Code: 38259
 
A congressman from Illinois and a confidante of Lincoln and Grant during the Civil War, Elihu Washburne was appointed Minister to France in 1869, arriving in Europe shortly before the outbreak of the ... (Read More)
 
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Embattled Rebel: Jefferson Davis as Commander in Chief
James M. McPherson.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781594204975.  Daedalus Item Code: 64371
 
(A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of 2014) History has not been kind to Jefferson Davis; in his own time and in later generations he has been variously deemed an incompetent ... (Read More)
 
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Emergence of a Free Press
Leonard W. Levy.
Publisher: Ivan R. Dee.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781566635608.  Daedalus Item Code: 33688
 
What did "freedom of the press" really mean to the framers of the First Amendment and their contemporaries? Pulitzer Prize–winning constitutional historian Leonard Levy scrupulously examines that ... (Read More)
 
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