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A Fistful of Lentils: Syrian-Jewish Recipes from Grandma Fritzie's Kitchen
Jennifer Felicia Abadi. Barbara Kafka, foreword.
Publisher: Harvard Common Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781558322196.  Daedalus Item Code: 72608
 
Growing up Jewish in 1960s Manhattan, Jennifer Felicia Abadi ate Syrian food with her family; only in later years did she find out what a unique and fortunate culinary experience she had been having, ... (Read More)
 
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Food for the Flames: Idols and Missionaries in Central Polynesia
David Shaw King. David Attenborough, foreword.
Publisher: Beak Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781907372162.  Daedalus Item Code: 60035
 
In 1797—barely 25 years after Captain Cook's Pacific voyages—the London Missionary Society sent its first representatives to the South Seas. Although their express goal was to spread the Gospel and ... (Read More)
 
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The Fourth of July: And the Founding of America
Peter de Bolla.
Publisher: Overlook.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781585679331.  Daedalus Item Code: 70227
 
The Declaration of Independence was not written solely by Thomas Jefferson, it was not an attempt to forge a new nation, and shockingly, the document was signed on the second day of July. ... (Read More)
 
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Freedom of Speech: Mightier Than the Sword
David K. Shipler.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307957320.  Daedalus Item Code: 71646
 
The Pulitzer Prize–winning author of Arab and Jew and The Working Poor, as well as a former New York Times foreign correspondent, David Shipler here explores critical challenges ... (Read More)
 
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From 221B Baker Street to the Old Curiosity Shop: A Guide to London's Literary Landmarks
Stephen Halliday.
Publisher: History Press.   Format: no jacket.
ISBN: 9780752470245.  Daedalus Item Code: 73282
 
From the days of Chaucer to J.K. Rowling, London has been an unrivaled source of inspiration for writers; here Stephen Halliday explores the city both from the viewpoint of the novelists who have ... (Read More)
 
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From Battlefields Rising: How the Civil War Transformed American Literature
Randall Fuller.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780199360710.  Daedalus Item Code: 60913
 
In the first half of the 19th century, America's leading writers had been integral to helping the young nation imagine itself, assert its beliefs, and realize its immense potential; when the Civil ... (Read More)
 
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From Cape Wrath to Finisterre
Björn Larsson. Tom Geddes, trans.
Publisher: Armchair Traveller.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781904950271.  Daedalus Item Code: 63295
 
On the long sailing trip between Scotland, Wales, Ireland, Brittany, and the Spanish coast of Galicia, novelist Björn Larsson talked to many fishermen, seafarers, and adventurers who were waiting for ... (Read More)
 
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From Churchill's War Rooms: Letters of a Secretary 1943–45
Joanna Moody. Phil Reed, foreword.
Publisher: Tempus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780752446080.  Daedalus Item Code: 62214
 
The period from 1943 to 1945 saw some of the most significant events of World War II, though few citizens were privy to the decisions that were to affect the outcome of this global conflict, or how ... (Read More)
 
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From Pole to Pole: Roald Amundsen’s Journey in Flight
Garth James Cameron.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781629146997.  Daedalus Item Code: 60754
 
For his 1911 attainment of the South Pole, Roald Amundsen used dog sleds, but 15 years later, the forward-thinking Norwegian used an airship to become the first to reach the North Pole. Garth James ... (Read More)
 
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Full Steam Ahead: A Golden Age of Cruises
Boris Dänzer-Kantof.
Publisher: Scriptum Editions.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781902686790.  Daedalus Item Code: 71242
 
Abundantly illustrated with archival and contemporary photos—some filling two pages, and most previously unpublished—as well as documents, passenger travel diaries, and promotional brochures and ... (Read More)
 
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George Kennan: A Writing Life
Lee Congdon.
Publisher: ISI Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781933859712.  Daedalus Item Code: 31151
 
There were two George Kennans, posits history professor Lee Congdon: the first was a diplomat and ambassador to the Soviet Union and Yugoslavia, a tough political realist who gained fame as the ... (Read More)
 
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Gettysburg Religion: Refinement, Diversity, and Race in the Antebellum and Civil War Border North
Steve Longenecker.
Publisher: Fordham University.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780823255191.  Daedalus Item Code: 64077
 
A century and a half after the Battle of Gettysburg, Cemetery Hill, the Seminary and its ridge, and the Peach Orchard still evoke powerful memories for their ability to touch themes vital to ... (Read More)
 
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