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From Battlefields Rising: How the Civil War Transformed American Literature
Randall Fuller.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780199360710.  Daedalus Item Code: 60913
 
In the first half of the 19th century, America's leading writers had been integral to helping the young nation imagine itself, assert its beliefs, and realize its immense potential; when the Civil ... (Read More)
 
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Frost/Nixon: Behind the Scenes of the Nixon Interviews
David Frost, with Bob Zelnick.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780061445866.  Daedalus Item Code: 23948
 
The basis for the Tony Award–winning West End and Broadway play of the same name, Frost/Nixon is the extraordinary account of how journalist David Frost landed the biggest interview of his ... (Read More)
 
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George F. Kennan: An American Life
John Lewis Gaddis.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780143122159.  Daedalus Item Code: 60490
 
(Winner of the 2012 Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award) In the late 1940s George Kennan wrote two documents, the "Long Telegram" and the "X Article," which set out the ... (Read More)
 
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George Washington Is Cash Money: A No-Bullshit Guide to the United Myths of America
Cory O'Brien. Soren Melville, illus.
Publisher: Perigee.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780399173486.  Daedalus Item Code: 61558
 
The author of Zeus Grants Stupid Wishes and host of the website BetterMyths.com, Cory O'Brien is back to regale us with his blog-style take on American history and myth—which are the same ... (Read More)
 
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Gettysburg
Stephen W. Sears.
Publisher: Mariner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780618485383.  Daedalus Item Code: 59584
 
(Winner of the 2003 Fletcher Pratt Award, a New York Times Notable Book and a Los Angeles Times Best Book of the Year) In this superbly detailed and substantive account, Stephen ... (Read More)
 
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Gingerbread for Liberty!: How a German Baker Helped Win the American Revolution
Mara Rockliff. Vincent X. Kirsch, illus.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780544130012.  Daedalus Item Code: 60326
 
When the American Revolution breaks out, German-born baker Christopher Ludwick of Philadelphia is ready to help defend his adopted homeland, but everyone says he's "too old and too fat." But in this ... (Read More)
 
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Give Me a Fast Ship: The Continental Navy and America's Revolution at Sea
Tim McGrath.
Publisher: NAL Caliber.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780451416117.  Daedalus Item Code: 61559
 
America in 1775 was on the verge of revolution—or, more likely, disastrous defeat, after England sent hundreds of ships to bottle up American harbors and prey on commercial shipping. The colonies ... (Read More)
 
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Glorious War: The Civil War Adventures of George Armstrong Custer
Thom Hatch.
Publisher: St. Martin's.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781250028501.  Daedalus Item Code: 60805
 
In his "lively and very readable account of the early career of George Armstrong Custer" (Larry McMurtry), the author of The Last Outlaws and The Custer Companion leads us on a ... (Read More)
 
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Go Down Together: The True Untold Story of Bonnie & Clyde
Jeff Guinn.
Publisher: Pocket.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781471134029.  Daedalus Item Code: 51172
 
Revealing recently discovered and surprising material, Jeff Guinn separates bank robbers Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow from their legend to portray them as two kids from a filthy Dallas slum who ... (Read More)
 
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Grant's Final Victory: Ulysses S. Grant's Heroic Last Year
Charles Bracelen Flood.
Publisher: DaCapo.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780306820281.  Daedalus Item Code: 51779
 
Shortly after losing all of his wealth in an 1884 swindle, Ulysses S. Grant learned that he had terminal throat and mouth cancer. To protect his family from financial hardship, a determined Grant ... (Read More)
 
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The Great Dissent: How Oliver Wendell Holmes Changed His Mind—and Changed the History of Free Speech in America
Thomas Healy.
Publisher: Metropolitan.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780805094565.  Daedalus Item Code: 61239
 
In this gripping intellectual history from a former correspondent for the U.S. Supreme Court, Thomas Healy reveals how justice Oliver Wendell Holmes became a free-speech advocate and established the ... (Read More)
 
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Half Moon: Henry Hudson and the Voyage That Redrew the Map of the New World
Douglas Hunter.
Publisher: Bloomsbury.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781596916807.  Daedalus Item Code: 31899
 
The year 2009 marked the 400th anniversary of Henry Hudson's discovery of the majestic river that bears his name. Commissioned by the Dutch East India Company to find a northeastern passage over ... (Read More)
 
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