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Caravans and Wedding Bands: Memories of a Romany Life
Eva Petulengro.
Publisher: Pan.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781447209447.  Daedalus Item Code: 52832
 
In this sequel to her heartwarming memoir The Girl in the Painted Caravan, Eva Petulengro tells how she married outside her Romany culture in 1964, giving up her gypsy caravan for life with a ... (Read More)
 
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Cecil Beaton: Theatre of War
Cecil Beaton.
Publisher: Jonathan Cape.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780224096300.  Daedalus Item Code: 63156
 
Before he was a Tony and Academy Award–winning costume and set designer, Cecil Beaton was famous as a fashion and portrait photographer, and made iconic images of Winston Churchill and Queen ... (Read More)
 
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The Centurion Tank: Images of War Special
Pat Ware. Brian Delf, illus.
Publisher: Pen & Sword.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781781590119.  Daedalus Item Code: 70573
 
Few tank designs have been as effective, versatile, and long-lived as that of the British Centurion, conceived during World War II as the answer to the German Tiger and Panther tanks. Here the author ... (Read More)
 
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Centuries of Change: Which Century Saw the Most Change and Why it Matters to Us
Ian Mortimer.
Publisher: Bodley Head.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781847923035.  Daedalus Item Code: 64307
 
How would one go about deciding which was the century of greatest change? Imagine pitting the Black Death against the suffrage vote, or the Industrial Revolution against the Internet. Best known as ... (Read More)
 
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A Changing Wind: Commerce and Conflict in Civil War Atlanta
Wendy Hamand Venet.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300192162.  Daedalus Item Code: 72245
 
In 1845, Atlanta was the last stop at the end of a railroad line, the home of just twelve families and three general stores. By the 1860s, it was a thriving Confederate city, second only to Richmond ... (Read More)
 
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Chasing Lost Time: The Life of C.K. Scott Moncrieff: Soldier, Spy and Translator
Jean Findlay.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780099507086.  Daedalus Item Code: 70859
 
The celebrated translator of Marcel Proust's À la recherche du temps perdu, C.K. Scott Moncrieff was an enigmatic man: a Catholic convert and a homosexual, a gregarious party-goer but deeply ... (Read More)
 
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The Chieftain: Victorian True Crime through the Eyes of a Scotland Yard Detective
Chris Payne.
Publisher: History Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780752456676.  Daedalus Item Code: 72119
 
George Clarke joined London's Metropolitan Police in 1841, just a few years after Queen Victoria was crowned. Though deemed a "slow starter," his career took off when he was transferred to the small ... (Read More)
 
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Christendom Destroyed: Europe 1517–1648
Mark Greengrass.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780670024568.  Daedalus Item Code: 64795
 
From peasants to princes, no one was untouched by the spiritual and intellectual upheaval of the 16th century. Martin Luther's challenge to church authority forced Christians to examine their ... (Read More)
 
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Christmas Truce: The Western Front December 1914
Malcolm Brown & Shirley Seaton.
Publisher: Macmillan.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781447264279.  Daedalus Item Code: 71241
 
On Christmas day, 1914 (the first winter of the First World War), German and British soldiers interrupted a conflict infamous for its horror and brutality to have a Christmas celebration; soldiers ... (Read More)
 
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The Churchills: In Love and War
Mary S. Lovell.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393062304.  Daedalus Item Code: 23875
 
The biographer of Beryl Markham and the Mitford sisters here presents the epic story of one of England's greatest families, focusing on the towering figure of Winston Churchill. The first Duke of ... (Read More)
 
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Cities of Empire: The British Colonies and the Creation of the Urban World
Tristram Hunt.
Publisher: Metropolitan Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780805093087.  Daedalus Item Code: 70044
 
At its peak, the British Empire was an urban civilization of epic proportions, leaving behind a network of cities that now stand as economic and cultural powerhouses of the 21st century. In this ... (Read More)
 
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Citizen Emperor: Napoleon in Power
Philip Dwyer.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780300212532.  Daedalus Item Code: 72251
 
Following Napoleon: The Path to Power, 1769–1799, this second volume of Philip Dwyer's superb biography tracks Napoleon's ruthless drive for power in the years after the coup d'état that ended ... (Read More)
 
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