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Pathways to the Presidency: A Guide to the Lives, Homes, and Museums of the U.S. Presidents
Gerald & Patricia Gutek.
Publisher: South Carolina.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781570039980.  Daedalus Item Code: 71463
 
In this illustrated guidebook—following up such previous travel guides as Visiting Utopian Communities and Plantations and Outdoor Museums in America's Historic South—retired educators ... (Read More)
 
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The Phantom of Fifth Avenue: The Mysterious Life and Scandalous Death of Heiress Huguette Clark
Meryl Gordon.
Publisher: Grand Central.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781455512638.  Daedalus Item Code: 64812
 
Born in 1906, Huguette Clark grew up in her family's Beaux Arts mansion in New York City and became one of the leading celebrities of her day. Her father, copper magnate William Andrews Clark, was ... (Read More)
 
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Pinkerton's Great Detective: The Rough-and-Tumble Career of James McParland, America's Sherlock Holmes
Beau Riffenburgh.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780143126072.  Daedalus Item Code: 63731
 
The operatives of the Pinkerton National Detective Agency were renowned for their subterfuge, infiltration, and investigation—none more so than James McParland, whose reputation mirrored the agency's ... (Read More)
 
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The Politics of Deception: JFK's Secret Decisions on Vietnam, Civil Rights and Cuba
Patrick J. Sloyan.
Publisher: Thomas Dunne.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781250030597.  Daedalus Item Code: 71544
 
As John F. Kennedy prepared for his 1964 re-election bid, argues Pulitzer Prize– and George Polk Award–winning journalist Patrick Sloyan, he buried the truth and manipulated public opinion—deceptions ... (Read More)
 
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President Lincoln Assassinated!: The Firsthand Story of the Murder, Manhunt, Trial, and Mourning
Harold Holzer.
Publisher: Library of America.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781598533736.  Daedalus Item Code: 59358
 
A recipient of the Lincoln Prize and the National Humanities Medal, Harold Holzer is one of the country's leading authorities on Abraham Lincoln and the political culture of the Civil War era; here ... (Read More)
 
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PS Magazine: The Best of Preventive Maintenance Monthly
Will Eisner. Ann Eisner, preface. Eddie Campbell, ed.
Publisher: Abrams.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780810997486.  Daedalus Item Code: 53451
 
Best known for his influential comic book series The Spirit and his groundbreaking graphic novel A Contract with God, Will Eisner also put in 20 years producing PS magazine for ... (Read More)
 
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The Quartet: Orchestrating the Second American Revolution, 1783–1789
Joseph J. Ellis.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780385353403.  Daedalus Item Code: 72070
 
"Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this Continent a new Nation," intoned Abraham Lincoln in his Gettysburg Address, but as the Pulitzer Prize– and National Book ... (Read More)
 
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The Quotable John Adams
Randy Howe, ed.
Publisher: Lyons Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781599214092.  Daedalus Item Code: 70235
 
"A trust of the greatest magnitude is committed to this legislature and the eyes of the world are upon you," John Adams reminded the first Senate in 1797. Statesman, philosopher, devoted family man, ... (Read More)
 
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The Race Underground: Boston, New York, and the Incredible Rivalry That Built America's First Subway
Doug Most.
Publisher: St. Martin's.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780312591328.  Daedalus Item Code: 71691
 
By the late 19th century, the downtown streets of major American cities in the Northeast were clogged with plodding horse-drawn carts. After the Great Blizzard of 1888 crippled the region, the idea ... (Read More)
 
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Rebels in Paradise: Sketches of Northampton Abolitionists
Bruce Laurie.
Publisher: Massachusetts.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781625341181.  Daedalus Item Code: 71986
 
Dubbed the "Paradise of America" by a visiting Jenny Lind in 1851, Northampton, Massachusetts, is also known as the home of visionaries, from the Reverend Jonathan Edwards, father of the First Great ... (Read More)
 
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The Red and the White: A Family Saga of the American West
Andrew R. Graybill.
Publisher: Liveright.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780871404459.  Daedalus Item Code: 71749
 
Beginning in 1844 with the marriage of Montana fur trader Malcolm Clarke and his Piegan Blackfeet bride Coth-co-co-na, western historian Andrew Graybill traces the family from the mid-19th century, ... (Read More)
 
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The Red Leather Diary: Reclaiming a Life Through the Pages of a Lost Journal
Lily Koppel.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780061256783.  Daedalus Item Code: 72752
 
Years before she wrote The Astronaut Wives Club, New York Times journalist Lily Koppel tracked down the author of an antique diary fished from a trash bin, and found her alive and well ... (Read More)
 
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