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Heir to the Empire City: New York and the Making of Theodore Roosevelt
Edward P. Kohn.
Publisher: Basic Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780465024292.  Daedalus Item Code: 54283
 
Theodore Roosevelt is remembered as America's "cowboy" president—a Rough Rider who derived his political wisdom from a youth spent in the untamed American West. But while the great outdoors certainly ... (Read More)
 
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Hell Before Breakfast: America's First War Correspondents Making History and Headlines, from the Battlefields of the Civil War to the Far Reaches of the Ottoman Empire
Robert H. Patton.
Publisher: Pantheon.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307377210.  Daedalus Item Code: 61639
 
Here the author of Patriot Pirates celebrates America's early war correspondents—legends in their time, though largely forgotten today—who learned their trade in the Civil War and went on to ... (Read More)
 
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Henry Clay: America's Greatest Statesman
Harlow Giles Unger.
Publisher: DaCapo.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780306823916.  Daedalus Item Code: 62318
 
The only freshman congressman ever elected Speaker of the House, Henry Clay served in public office from 1806 to 1852, bringing with him an arsenal of rhetorical weapons to subdue feuding members of ... (Read More)
 
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Hissing Cousins: The Lifelong Rivalry of Eleanor Roosevelt and Alice Roosevelt Longworth
Marc Peyser & Timothy Dwyer.
Publisher: Anchor.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781101971628.  Daedalus Item Code: 69257
 
When Theodore Roosevelt became president in 1901, his beautiful and flamboyant daughter was transformed into "Princess Alice," and received global celebrity. Three decades later, Alice's first cousin ... (Read More)
 
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History Will Prove Us Right: Inside the Warren Commission Report on the Assassination of John F. Kennedy
Howard P. Willens.
Publisher: Overlook.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781468307559.  Daedalus Item Code: 61756
 
On November 22, 1963, President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in front of hundreds of witnesses, yet the circumstances of his murder have been hotly debated for decades. The presidential ... (Read More)
 
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A History of America in Thirty-Six Postage Stamps
Chris West.
Publisher: Picador.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781250043689.  Daedalus Item Code: 49522
 
In this delightful follow-up to A History of Britain in Thirty-Six Postage Stamps ("a lovely book ... and not just for philatelists," said the Cleveland Plain Dealer), English stamp ... (Read More)
 
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Hot Dogs and Cocktails: When FDR Met King George VI at Hyde Park on Hudson
Peter Conradi.
Publisher: Alma Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781846883163.  Daedalus Item Code: 61469
 
The co-author of The King's Speech recounts here another pivotal incident in the life of King George VI, as the monarch made a June 1939 visit to Franklin Roosevelt's Hyde Park estate. With ... (Read More)
 
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How the Wild West Was Won: A Celebration of Cowboys, Gunfighters, Buffalo Soldiers, Sodbusters, Moonshiners, and the American Frontier
Bruce Wexler.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781628736540.  Daedalus Item Code: 60756
 
Covering much of the same ground as his three-volume How the West Was Won series—The Gunfighters, The Wild West, and Guns of the Wild West—sometime expatriate British historian ... (Read More)
 
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How to Lose the Civil War: Military Mistakes of the War Between the States
Bill Fawcett, ed.
Publisher: Harper.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780061807275.  Daedalus Item Code: 51359
 
For four years in the mid-19th century, brother fought brother in the terrible conflict between the Union and the Confederacy, an epic historical drama indelibly marked by a remarkable cast of ... (Read More)
 
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Hurricane of Independence: The Untold Story of the Deadly Storm at the Deciding Moment of the American Revolution
Tony Williams.
Publisher: Sourcebooks.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781402221231.  Daedalus Item Code: 61243
 
In September 1775, two hurricanes battered the Atlantic coast, claiming 4,000 lives and leaving tremendous damages in their wake. For the colonists, weather was a form of divine intervention—but was ... (Read More)
 
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Imperfect Presidents: Tales of Misadventure and Triumph
Jim Cullen.
Publisher: Palgrave.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780230605787.  Daedalus Item Code: 52886
 
In this humorous yet informative reappraisal of the American presidency, Jim Cullen takes 12 presidents down from their pedestals by examining key missteps in their careers—and how they transcended ... (Read More)
 
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In Darkest Alaska: Travel and Empire Along the Inside Passage
Robert Campbell.
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812220483.  Daedalus Item Code: 40299
 
Even before the great Klondike Gold Rush of 1897, Alaska loomed large in the American imagination as a land of unknown wonders. Thousands of adventurers journeyed along the Inside Passage—the nearly ... (Read More)
 
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