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Valverde's Gold: A True Tale of Greed, Obsession and Grit
Mark Honigsbaum.
Publisher: Pan.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780330491150.  Daedalus Item Code: 51401
 
In 1887 two British sailors landed on the coast of Ecuador and set off across the Andes to locate an immense hoard of Inca gold, lost for centuries in a remote and mysterious mountain range. Armed ... (Read More)
 
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The Venlo Incident: A Story of Double-Dealing, Captivity, and a Murderous Nazi Plot
S. Payne Best. Nigel Jones, intro.
Publisher: Frontline.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781848325692.  Daedalus Item Code: 52430
 
Originally published in 1950, this is the gripping account by Sigismund Payne Best, a captain in Britain's Secret Intelligence Service, of a 1939 operation in the Netherlands. Best had been sent ... (Read More)
 
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Verdict on Vichy: Power and Prejudice in the Vichy France Regime
Michael Curtis.
Publisher: Arcade.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781628724363.  Daedalus Item Code: 71363
 
Originally published in 2002, this reappraisal of how the Vichy France regime betrayed its own citizens and colluded with the Nazis makes use of key documents that only in recent decades have been ... (Read More)
 
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A Very Dangerous Woman: The Lives, Loves and Lies of Russia's Most Seductive Spy
Deborah McDonald & Jeremy Dronfield.
Publisher: Oneworld.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781780747088.  Daedalus Item Code: 72171
 
Born in 1892 to Russian aristocrats, Baroness Moura Budberg was tasked in 1918 with spying on British diplomat Robert Bruce Lockhart; falling in love with him, she began a perilous career as a double ... (Read More)
 
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The Vietnam War: 1945–1975
New York Historical Society Museum & Library.
Publisher: D. Giles.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781907804779.  Daedalus Item Code: 79711
 
The history of the Vietnam War—what actually happened there, and why certain strategic choices were made—remains murky for most Americans. With six short essays and nearly 50 chronological entries, ... (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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War Diaries: A Chaplain at Gallipoli: The Great War Diaries of Kenneth Best
Kenneth Best. Gavin Roynon, ed.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780857202253.  Daedalus Item Code: 42887
 
Many chaplains were not permitted to go near the front in World War I; others insisted on doing so, like Kenneth Best in the disastrous Gallipoli campaign. Best had no military training before the ... (Read More)
 
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War of the Rebellion: Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies: Series I. Vol. 12. Part II: Supplement. Serial No. 17.
Robert N. Scott, editor.
Publisher: National Historical Society.   Format: no jacket.
Daedalus Item Code: 51831
 
This supplement to Part II of Volume XII of the ORs , is a transcript of the 1862 court-martial of Major General Fitz John Porter, and includes a fold-out military map of the area surrounding ... (Read More)
 
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War of the Rebellion: Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies: Series I. Vol. 14. Operations. Serial No. 20.
Robert N. Scott, editor.
Publisher: National Historical Society.   Format: no jacket.
Daedalus Item Code: 51834
 
Volume XIV of the ORs documents coastal operations along South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida from April 12, 1862, through June 11, 1863, including a number of ship incidents during the Union ... (Read More)
 
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The Warrior's Life
Alfred de Vigny.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780141392806.  Daedalus Item Code: 62131
 
At the end of the Napoleonic Wars, a generation of French soldiers were haunted by defeat, among them the young poet Alfred de Vigny (1797–1863), an aristocrat dispossessed by the Revolution. Noted ... (Read More)
 
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The Warrior King and the Invasion of France: Henry V, Agincourt, and the Campaign that Shaped Medieval England
Desmond Seward.
Publisher: Pegasus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781605989624.  Daedalus Item Code: 69173
 
The author of Richard III, The Last White Rose, and The Demon's Brood here gives us a radical new portrait of Henry V as a brilliant and brutal warmonger. In the course of the ... (Read More)
 
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Washington's Circle: The Creation of the President
David S. Heidler & Jeanne T. Heidler.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812981599.  Daedalus Item Code: 70370
 
In 1789, as George Washington became the first president of the United States, the world was all but certain that the "American experiment" would founder. Washington himself was easy to revere, if ... (Read More)
 
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