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The Remarkable Education of John Quincy Adams
Phyllis Lee Levin.
 
Publisher: Palgrave
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9781137279620
Daedalus Item Code: 71574
 
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George Orwell: A Life in Letters
George Orwell. Peter Davison, ed.
 
Publisher: Liveright
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780871404626
Daedalus Item Code: 71743
 
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Penelope Fitzgerald: A Life
Hermione Lee.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780385352345.  Daedalus Item Code: 71622
 
(A 2013 New York Times Best Book of the Year and the winner of the 2013 James Tait Black Memorial Prize and the 2015 Plutarch Award) Following biographies of Edith Wharton, Virginia ... (Read More)
 
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Kissinger: 19231968: The Idealist
Niall Ferguson.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780143109754.  Daedalus Item Code: 71639
 
Alternately admired as a wise yet pragmatic statesman and derided as a Machiavellian warmonger, Henry Kissinger remains one of America's most influential political figures. While much of Kissinger's ... (Read More)
 
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Strange Glory: A Life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Charles Marsh.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307269812.  Daedalus Item Code: 71693
 
In the decades since Dietrich Bonhoeffer's execution by the Nazis in 1945, the German pastor, theologian, and anti-Hitler conspirator has become one of the most widely read and inspiring Christian ... (Read More)
 
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Chaucer: Brief Lives
Peter Ackroyd.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780099287483.  Daedalus Item Code: 71099
 
Inspired by John Aubrey's Brief Lives of the 17th century, Daedalus favorite Peter Ackroyd inaugurated his own series of Brief Lives in 2004 with this portrait of Geoffrey Chaucer. As Booklist ... (Read More)
 
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My Journey with Maya
Tavis Smiley, with David Ritz.
Publisher: Little, Brown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780316341752.  Daedalus Item Code: 71567
 
Political commentator and talk show host Tavis Smiley here recalls his joyful three-decade friendship with Maya Angelou, which began in 1985 when Smiley, just 21, was invited to join the revered ... (Read More)
 
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Loring W. Coleman: Living and Painting in a Changing New England: An Autobiography
Loring W. Coleman. Hugh Fortmiller, ed. Henry Adams, foreword.
Publisher: Hudson Hills.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781555953416.  Daedalus Item Code: 71207
 
This visual autobiography features Loring Coleman as storyteller, and is full of his humor and sense of wonder as the artist offers the tales behind the beauty and mystery of more than 50 of his ... (Read More)
 
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JFK Remembered
Jacques Lowe. Arthur Schlesinger Jr, foreword.
Publisher: Gramercy.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780385364164.  Daedalus Item Code: 71758
 
While still in his twenties, Jacques Lowe was assigned to photograph up-and-coming Washington attorney Robert Kennedy and his brother, U.S. Senator John F. Kennedy, and his low-key demeanor and ... (Read More)
 
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The Last Love Song: A Biography of Joan Didion
Tracy Daugherty.
Publisher: St. Martin's.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781250010025.  Daedalus Item Code: 71685
 
The biographer of Donald Barthelme (Hiding Man) and Joseph Heller (Just One Catch), Tracy Daugherty here delves deeply into the life of distinguished American author and journalist Joan ... (Read More)
 
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Rose Kennedy: The Life and Times of a Political Matriarch
Barbara A. Perry.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393068955.  Daedalus Item Code: 71730
 
In this close portrait of a private woman who became a political legend, presidential historian Barbara Perry captures Rose Kennedy's essential contributions to the Kennedy dynasty, unearthing the ... (Read More)
 
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Affirming: Letters 19751997
Isaiah Berlin. Henry Hardy & Mark Pottle, eds., with Nicholas Hall.
Publisher: Chatto & Windus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781784740085.  Daedalus Item Code: 71496
 
A philosopher and theorist with few peers in his lifetime, Isaiah Berlin (190997) remained an acute observer until the last. In this final volume of his letters, the Russian-born thinker comments on ... (Read More)
 
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