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The Noir Forties: The American People From Victory to Cold War
Richard Lingeman.
Publisher: Nation
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9781568584362
Daedalus Item Code: 72746
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Washington's Spies: The Story of America's First Spy Ring
Alexander Rose.
Publisher: Bantam
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780553383294
Daedalus Item Code: 73022
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King Arthur: Pocket Giants
Nick Higham.
Publisher: History Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780750959216.  Daedalus Item Code: 73200
A wise and valiant ruler, King Arthur was the lord and protector of England, his exploits immortalized in poems, art, and movies. But did he even exist? Opinions on who Arthur might have been and ... (Read More)
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The Art of War
Sun Tzu. Nigel Cawthorne, intro.
Publisher: Arcturus.   Format: slipcased.
ISBN: 9781784042028.  Daedalus Item Code: 72928
Taking as its basic tenet that you must know your enemy's strengths and weaknesses and turn them against him, Sun-Tzu's 5th-century B.C. classic is respected as much today for its skillful handling ... (Read More)
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The Vietnam War Experience: 50th-Anniversary Commemorative Edition
Gerry & Janet Souter. D.M. Giangreco, general editor.
Publisher: Andre Deutsch.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780233004495.  Daedalus Item Code: 73132
Revisiting the Vietnam War more than 50 years after U.S. combat troops were first sent there in 1965 (although the first American casualties came in 1954 during the French defeat at Dien Bien Phu), ... (Read More)
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Partisan Warfare on the Eastern Front 1941–1944: Images of War: Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives
Nik Cornish.
Publisher: Pen & Sword.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781848843769.  Daedalus Item Code: 73140
Between 1941 and 1944, in the war on the Eastern Front, Soviet partisans fought a ruthless underground campaign behind enemy lines, spying on the Germans, disrupting their communications, sabotaging ... (Read More)
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Dynasty: The Rise and Fall of the House of Caesar
Tom Holland.
Publisher: Doubleday.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780385537841.  Daedalus Item Code: 72486
Historian Tom Holland picks up where he left off in Rubicon—the murder of Julius Caesar—with this dazzling group portrait, tracing the century-long rise and fall of Rome's first imperial ... (Read More)
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Old England, Scotland and Wales: (English/French/German/Spanish/Italian/Dutch Languages)
Jürgen Sorges.
Publisher: Konemann.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9783741918315.  Daedalus Item Code: 75550
Britain may have changed radically over the past century and a half, but it has thankfully been photographically documented with remarkable thoroughness. Drawn largely from the Francis Frith ... (Read More)
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The Story of Codebreaking: From Ancient Ciphers to Quantum Cryptography
Al Cimino.
Publisher: Arcturus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781784283629.  Daedalus Item Code: 73172
Warfare has always relied just as much on strategic intelligence as on firepower, and secret codes have long played a part. From Egyptian hieroglyphics through Arabic anagrams, and from Nazi ... (Read More)
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Village of Secrets: Defying the Nazis in Vichy France
Caroline Moorehead.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780062202482.  Daedalus Item Code: 72765
In her follow-up to A Train in Winter: An Extraordinary Story of Women, Friendship, and Resistance in Occupied France, Caroline Moorehead tells the story of a French mountain community that ... (Read More)
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Bombing Germany: The Final Phase: The Destruction of Pforzheim and the Closing Months of Bomber Command's War
Tony Redding.
Publisher: Pen & Sword.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781473823549.  Daedalus Item Code: 72890
Britain's Bomber Command evolved into a devastating force during World War II, as new heavy bombers, advanced navigation and targeting, and tactics of concentrated firepower left most of Germany's ... (Read More)
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Artillery of the Napoleonic Wars: Field Artillery, 1792–1815 (The Napoleonic Library)
Kevin F. Kiley.
Publisher: Frontline.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781848328433.  Daedalus Item Code: 72877
Assessments of the Napoleonic Wars often concentrate heavily on the French emperor's generalship and the loyalty and valor of his soldiers; taking a more nuts and bolts approach, Kevin Kiley—an ... (Read More)
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