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Diaries
George Orwell. Christopher Hitchens, intro. Peter Davison, ed.
 
Publisher: Liveright
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780871406644
Daedalus Item Code: 71741
 
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Love Letters: The Love Letters of Kahlil Gibran to May Ziadah
Kahlil Gibran. Suheil Bushrui & Salma Haffar al-Kuzbari, eds.
 
Publisher: Oneworld
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781851685578
Daedalus Item Code: 72163
 
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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: 1923–1968: 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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The Richard Burton Diaries
Chris Williams, ed.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300180107.  Daedalus Item Code: 72246
 
Magnetic on stage, mesmerizing in movies, and nominated seven times for an Oscar, Richard Burton rose from humble beginnings in Wales to become Hollywood's most highly paid actor and one of England's ... (Read More)
 
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The Literary Churchill: Author, Reader, Actor
Jonathan Rose.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780300212341.  Daedalus Item Code: 72259
 
In this, "one of the most remarkable books ever written about Winston Churchill" (Literary Review, London), we find a transformative portrait of the iconic British leader, whose love of ... (Read More)
 
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American Ulysses: A Life of Ulysses S. Grant
Ronald C. White.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812981254.  Daedalus Item Code: 79184
 
In his time, Ulysses S. Grant was grouped with George Washington and Abraham Lincoln in the "Trinity of Great American Leaders," yet fell out of favor in the 20th century; Lincoln scholar Ronald ... (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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Half Life: The Divided Life of Bruno Pontecorvo, Physicist or Spy
Frank Close.
Publisher: Oneworld.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781780745817.  Daedalus Item Code: 72162
 
One of the most brilliant scientists of his generation, Bruno Pontecorvo was a physicist at Harwell, Britain's atomic energy lab, and privy to many secrets. He had worked on the Anglo-Canadian arm of ... (Read More)
 
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Donatien Alphonse François de Sade
Jean-Pascal Hesse.
Publisher: Assouline.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781614282020.  Daedalus Item Code: 71921
 
Derided in his own day as a criminal, a lunatic, and a revolutionary, the Marquis de Sade (1740–1814) has for nearly a century been considered a classic author, championed by such figures as Simone ... (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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Aesthetics: A Memoir
Ivan Brunetti.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300184402.  Daedalus Item Code: 72200
 
An award-winning cartoonist and illustrator, Ivan Brunetti has had his darkly humorous work published in The New Yorker, the New York Times Magazine, and McSweeney's. Here the ... (Read More)
 
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7. The Civil Wars of Julia Ward Howe: A Biography
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