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The Great American Railroad War: How Ambrose Bierce and Frank Norris Took On the Notorious Central Pacific Railroad
Dennis Drabelle.
Publisher: St. Martin's.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780312667597.  Daedalus Item Code: 42762
 
In the late 19th century, the Central Pacific Railroad became synonymous with monopolization and bribery; when its government loans came due, the company's last surviving founder managed to avoid ... (Read More)
 
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Great Britain and the Confederate Navy, 1861–1865
Frank J. Merli.
Publisher: Indiana.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780253217356.  Daedalus Item Code: 31947
 
Originally published in 1970, this book describes the frustrated, faltering, sometimes heroic attempts of the Confederacy to circumvent British neutrality and build a navy in Great Britain during the ... (Read More)
 
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The Great Divide: A Biography of the Rocky Mountains
Gary Ferguson.
Publisher: Countryman.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780881507072.  Daedalus Item Code: 41494
 
More than any other landscape, the Rocky Mountains have generated an ongoing procession of fierce, poetic American dreams, posits naturalist Gary Ferguson. From the rebellious sons of wealthy ... (Read More)
 
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The Great Hall of American Wonders: Art, Science, and Invention in the Nineteenth Century
Claire Perry.
Publisher: Smithsonian/Giles.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780979067891.  Daedalus Item Code: 42518
 
Vividly illustrated with rarely seen prints, survey photographs, zoological and botanical illustrations, patent models, and engineering diagrams, this is a survey of the vision that energized ... (Read More)
 
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The Great Upheaval: America and the Birth of the Modern World, 1788–1800
Jay Winik.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780060083144.  Daedalus Item Code: 30330
 
As the 1790s began, a fragile America teetered on the brink of oblivion, Russia towered as a vast imperial power, and France plunged into revolution. But in contrast to the way conventional histories ... (Read More)
 
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Hakluyt's Promise: An Elizabethan's Obsession for an English America
Peter C. Mancall.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780300164220.  Daedalus Item Code: 32741
 
Richard Hakluyt the younger, a contemporary of William Shakespeare, advocated the creation of English colonies in the New World at a time when the advantages of this idea were far from self-evident. ... (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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Haunted Greenwich Village: Bohemian Banshees, Spooky Sites, and Gonzo Ghost Walks
Retold by Tom Ogden.
Publisher: Globe Pequot.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780762770380.  Daedalus Item Code: 41870
 
Collecting tales of ghostly goings-on and otherworldly encounters in Manhattan's bohemian Greenwich Village, practicing magician Tom Ogden introduces us to a colorful cast of spirits and specters, ... (Read More)
 
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Haunted U.S. Battlefields: Ghosts, Hauntings, and Eerie Events from America's Fields of Honor
Mary Beth Crain.
Publisher: Globe Pequot.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780762749362.  Daedalus Item Code: 34495
 
The places of wartime horror often conjure up images that haunt the living for generations to come, but is there more to the story? Journalist Mary Beth Crain—also the author of A Widow, A ... (Read More)
 
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Hearts Touched by Fire: The Best of Battles and Leaders of the Civil War
Holzer Harold, ed. Joseph M. McPherson, James I. Robertson Jr., Stephen W. Sears, Craig L. Symonds & Joan Waugh, contributors.
Publisher: Modern Library.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780679643647.  Daedalus Item Code: 38419
 
Twenty years after the Battle of Gettysburg, a group of editors at The Century Magazine argued over which Civil War battles had been the bloodiest. They decided to put the debate before their ... (Read More)
 
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History of the 90th Ohio Volunteer Infantry: In the War of the Great Rebellion in the United States, 1861 to 1865
Henry O. Harden. Scott Cameron, ed.
Publisher: Black Squirrel Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780873388849.  Daedalus Item Code: 34285
 
Originally published in 1902 by Henry Harden's newspaper publishing company, History of the 90th Ohio Volunteer Infantry tells its story through soldiers' personal letters, diary entries, and ... (Read More)
 
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Hot Time in the Old Town: The Great Heat Wave of 1896 and the Making of Theodore Roosevelt
Edward P. Kohn.
Publisher: Basic Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780465013364.  Daedalus Item Code: 23387
 
According to some polls, as many as 15 percent of American voters sided with Barack Obama in the 2012 election because of his swift relief actions for those devastated by Hurricane Sandy. History ... (Read More)
 
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