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Anything for a Vote: Dirty Tricks, Cheap Shots, and October Surprises in U.S. Presidential Campaigns
Joseph Cummins.
Publisher: Quirk.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781594748325.  Daedalus Item Code: 72716
 
John Quincy Adams was a pimp. Martin Van Buren wore women's undergarments. And Adlai Stevenson killed a little girl. True or not, character assassination has always played a role in presidential ... (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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Asylum: A Survivor's Flight from Nazi-Occupied Vienna Through Wartime France
Moriz Scheyer. P.N. Singer, trans.
Publisher: Back Bay.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780316272896.  Daedalus Item Code: 69737
 
As arts editor for one of Vienna's principal newspapers, Moriz Scheyer knew many of the city's foremost artists, and was himself an important literary journalist, until the Nazi occupation of Austria ... (Read More)
 
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The Atomic Bazaar: Dispatches from the Underground World of Nuclear Trafficking
William Langewiesche.
Publisher: FSG.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780374531324.  Daedalus Item Code: 71171
 
Once the domain of major powers with massive defense budgets, the ability to build nuclear weapons is following an inexorable drift from the hands of the rich to the hands of the poor. In this ... (Read More)
 
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The Atrocities of the Pirates: A Faithful Narrative of the Unparalleled Suffering of the Author During His Captivity Among the Pirates
Aaron Smith.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781616081942.  Daedalus Item Code: 71828
 
Originally published in 1824, this firsthand account describes how young English seaman Aaron Smith was taken captive by Cuban pirates in 1822 when his ship was boarded en route from Jamaica to ... (Read More)
 
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The Audacious Crimes of Colonel Blood: The Spy Who Stole the Crown Jewels & Became the King's Secret Agent
Robert Hutchinson.
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781780226101.  Daedalus Item Code: 71219
 
One morning in May 1671, a man daringly seized the Crown Jewels from the Tower of London and, even more astoundingly, managed to escape with his haul before being apprehended. Yet he was not executed ... (Read More)
 
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The Avenue of Spies: A True Story of Terror, Espionage, and One American Family's Heroic Resistance in Nazi-Occupied Paris
Alex Kershaw.
Publisher: Crown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780804140034.  Daedalus Item Code: 72490
 
The author of The Bedford Boys, The Few, and The Envoy here brings to life the true story of an American doctor and his family in Paris, and their heroic espionage efforts during ... (Read More)
 
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The B-Side: The Death of Tin Pan Alley and the Rebirth of the Great American Song
Ben Yagoda.
Publisher: Riverhead.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781594488498.  Daedalus Item Code: 71645
 
Somewhere around 1950, the stream of great music known collectively as the American Songbook more or less dried up; all of a sudden, what came over the radio wasn't Gershwin, Porter, and Berlin, but ... (Read More)
 
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Balance: The Economics of Great Powers from Ancient Rome to Modern America
Glenn Hubbard & Tim Kane.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781476700250.  Daedalus Item Code: 64690
 
From the Ming Dynasty to Ottoman Turkey, and from imperial Spain to colonial Britain, many nations have emerged as the greatest economic, political, and military forces of their time, only to ... (Read More)
 
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Band of Giants: The Amateur Soldiers Who Won America's Independence
Jack Kelly.
Publisher: Palgrave.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781137278777.  Daedalus Item Code: 72419
 
Too often the American Revolution is viewed only as a clash of ideologies, ignoring the substantial contributions of the men who fought the war, suggests Jack Kelly in this history. Here Kelly ... (Read More)
 
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The Battle of Bellewaarde: June 1915
Carole McEntee-Taylor. Martin Clift, intro. Peter Doyle, foreword.
Publisher: Pen & Sword.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781783400522.  Daedalus Item Code: 72886
 
In 1915, the second of the seemingly endless succession of battles at Ypres drew to a close, ending with a particularly grim defeat for British forces. As Carole McEntee-Taylor relates here, British ... (Read More)
 
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Battlefields in Britain
C.V. Wedgwood.
Publisher: Uniform Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781910065198.  Daedalus Item Code: 73244
 
Many times over the past thousand years, Great Britain has been at war, and its momentous conflicts have altered its own history and that of the wider world. Originally published in 1944, this ... (Read More)
 
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