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First Ladies: Presidential Historians on the Lives of 45 Iconic American Women
Susan Swain & C-SPAN. Richard Norton Smith, foreword.
Publisher: PublicAffairs.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781610395663.  Daedalus Item Code: 70175
 
The moderator for C-SPAN's First Ladies: Influence and Image, Susan Swain here presents a companion volume to the yearlong history series, with surprisingly intimate portraits of first ladies ... (Read More)
 
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Fortune's Fool: The Life of John Wilkes Booth
Terry Alford.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780195054125.  Daedalus Item Code: 63874
 
(Finalist for the 2015 National Book Critics Circle Prize for Best Biography) Arguably the most reviled man in American history, John Wilkes Booth has for 150 years been seen entirely in the ... (Read More)
 
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The Fourteenth Day: JFK and the Aftermath of the Cuban Missile Crisis
David G. Coleman.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393084412.  Daedalus Item Code: 61177
 
This fly-on-the-wall narrative from historian David Coleman, director of the Miller Center's Presidential Recordings Program, takes us into the Oval Office in the wake of the Cuban Missile Crisis, ... (Read More)
 
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The Fourth of July: And the Founding of America
Peter de Bolla.
Publisher: Overlook.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781585679331.  Daedalus Item Code: 70227
 
The Declaration of Independence was not written solely by Thomas Jefferson, it was not an attempt to forge a new nation, and shockingly, the document was signed on the second day of July. ... (Read More)
 
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Freedom Struggle: The Anti-Slavery Movement in America 1830–1865
Ann Rossi.
Publisher: National Geographic.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9780792280613.  Daedalus Item Code: 51443
 
Chronicling the abolition movement in Civil War–era America, this illustrated history for readers 8 to 11 describes the injustices and cruelties of life as a slave and profiles leaders of the ... (Read More)
 
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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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General Jo Shelby's March
Anthony Arthur.
Publisher: Random House/BOMC.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781400068302.  Daedalus Item Code: 70228
 
General Jo Shelby had been a daring and ruthless cavalry commander, renowned and notorious for his slashing forays behind Union lines. After Appomattox, Shelby declared that he would never surrender, ... (Read More)
 
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Gentlemen Scientists and Revolutionaries: The Founding Fathers in the Age of Enlightenment
Tom Shachtman.
Publisher: Palgrave.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781137278258.  Daedalus Item Code: 64561
 
George Washington's embrace of an experimental vaccination for smallpox saved the American army in 1777. John Adams founded a scientific society, and wrote public support for science into the ... (Read More)
 
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George Washington: The Crossing
Jack E. Levin. Mark R. Levin, preface.
Publisher: Threshold.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781476731933.  Daedalus Item Code: 63721
 
On Christmas night, 1776, George Washington and his army crossed the Delaware River and took the mercenary Hessians by surprise. Although Emanuel Leutze's iconic painting has defined the event for ... (Read More)
 
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George Washington: Gentleman Warrior
Stephen Brumwell.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781623658458.  Daedalus Item Code: 63131
 
(Winner of the 2013 George Washington Book Prize) This vivid recounting of the formative years and military career of George Washington follows his journey from brutal border skirmishes with ... (Read More)
 
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The Gettysburg Campaign in Numbers and Losses: Synopses, Orders of Battle, Strengths, Casualties, and Maps, June 9–July 14, 1863
J. David Petruzzi & Steven A. Stanley.
Publisher: Savas Beatie.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781611210804.  Daedalus Item Code: 62146
 
Presenting comprehensive orders of battle for more than three dozen engagements, this remarkable, fully illustrated history traces the actions of the Union and Confederate armies during the five ... (Read More)
 
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Gettysburg Religion: Refinement, Diversity, and Race in the Antebellum and Civil War Border North
Steven Longenecker.
Publisher: Fordham University.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780823255191.  Daedalus Item Code: 64077
 
A century and a half after the Battle of Gettysburg, Cemetery Hill, the Seminary and its ridge, and the Peach Orchard still evoke powerful memories for their ability to touch themes vital to ... (Read More)
 
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