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The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars
Dava Sobel.
Publisher: Viking.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780670016952.  Daedalus Item Code: 79356
 
(Nominated for the PEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award, and named one of the best books of the year by NPR, the Economist, Smithsonian, and Nature) This ... (Read More)
 
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Growing a Feast: The Chronicle of a Farm-to-Table Meal
Kurt Timmermeister.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393088892.  Daedalus Item Code: 71718
 
In Growing a Farmer, one-time restaurateur Kurt Timmermeister recounted the toil and joy of turning land on Vashon Island, Washington, into a dairy farm. Here he tells the story of a feast ... (Read More)
 
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Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape and the Making of Winston Churchill
Candice Millard.
Publisher: Doubleday.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780385535731.  Daedalus Item Code: 69656
 
(First Edition, Signed Bookplate) (A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of 2016) At 24, Winston Churchill saw it as his destiny to become Britain's prime minister, despite having ... (Read More)
 
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Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race (Movie Tie-In Edition)
Margot Lee Shetterly.
Publisher: Morrow.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780062363602.  Daedalus Item Code: 79065
 
Before Neil Armstrong walked on the moon, even before John Glenn orbited the earth, a group of dedicated female mathematicians known as "human computers" used pencils, slide rules, and adding ... (Read More)
 
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Hiding Man: A Biography of Donald Barthelme
Tracy Daugherty.
Publisher: Picador.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780312429300.  Daedalus Item Code: 52068
 
(A New York Times Book Review Editor's Choice and the Winner of the Oregon Book Award for General Nonfiction) Among the 20th century's most influential short story writers, Donald ... (Read More)
 
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Holding On Upside Down: The Life and Work of Marianne Moore
Linda Leavell.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780571301829.  Daedalus Item Code: 54625
 
(Nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award) Although Marianne Moore's poetry was highly praised by T.S. Eliot and Ezra Pound, and although her Collected Poems was honored ... (Read More)
 
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How About Never—Is Never Good For You?: My Life in Cartoons
Bob Mankoff.
Publisher: Picador.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781250062420.  Daedalus Item Code: 71683
 
Since his first published New Yorker cartoon, in 1977, Bob Mankoff has been making us laugh, and since he became the magazine's cartoon editor in 1997, he's been the one deciding what's funny ... (Read More)
 
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In Other Words
Jhumpa Lahiri. Ann Goldstein, trans.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781101875551.  Daedalus Item Code: 69096
 
(First Edition, Autographed) The Pulitzer Prize and PEN/Hemingway Award–winning author of Interpreter of Maladies, The Namesake, Unaccustomed Earth, and The ... (Read More)
 
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In the Darkroom
Susan Faludi.
Publisher: Picador.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781250132697.  Daedalus Item Code: 79038
 
(One of the New York Times Book Review's 10 Best Books of 2016 and the winner of the Kirkus Prize for Nonfiction) A Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist and the National Book Award–wining ... (Read More)
 
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Irena's Children: A True Story of Courage
Tilar J. Mazzeo.
Publisher: Gallery.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781476778518.  Daedalus Item Code: 79416
 
In 1942, young social worker Irena Sendler was granted access to the Warsaw ghetto as a public health specialist, and reached out to the trapped Jewish families, going from door to door and asking ... (Read More)
 
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Isabella: The Warrior Queen
Kirstin Downey.
Publisher: Nan A. Talese.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780385534116.  Daedalus Item Code: 71583
 
(Finalist for the 2014 Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Biography) The author of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize finalist The Woman Behind the New Deal, Kirstin Downey was again a ... (Read More)
 
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John Aubrey: My Own Life
Ruth Scurr.
Publisher: Chatto & Windus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780701179076.  Daedalus Item Code: 70861
 
(Finalist for the 2015 Costa Biography Award) A historian, biographer, and literary critic whose Fatal Purity was listed among the 100 Best Books of the Decade by London's Times, ... (Read More)
 
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