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Pity the Billionaire: The Hard-Times Swindle and the Unlikely Comeback of the Right
Thomas Frank.
Publisher: Picador.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781250020352.  Daedalus Item Code: 71803
 
Following up What's the Matter with Kansas? and The Wrecking Crew, columnist and editor Thomas Frank here addresses a simple question: How is it possible that the disastrous collapse of ... (Read More)
 
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President Kennedy Has Been Shot: The Inside Story of the Murder of a President
Newseum, with Cathy Trost & Susan Bennett. Dan Rather, narrator.
Publisher: Sourcebooks.   Format: paperback & CD.
ISBN: 9781402203176.  Daedalus Item Code: 61922
 
Documenting the shocking events of November 22, 1963, this book from the Newseum tells the minute-by-minute story of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and the dramatic days that ... (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 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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Redemption Songs: Suing for Freedom Before Dred Scott
Lea VanderVelde.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199927296.  Daedalus Item Code: 63972
 
While the 1857 Dred Scott case is by far the best known example of a slave suing for freedom—a case made all the more notorious by the Supreme Court decision against him—it was not a unique ... (Read More)
 
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Religion and Profit: Moravians in Early America
Katherine Carté Engel.
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812221855.  Daedalus Item Code: 61995
 
The Moravians, a Protestant sect founded in 1727 by Count Nikolaus Ludwig von Zinzendorf and based in Germany, were key players in the rise of international evangelicalism, notes historian Katherine ... (Read More)
 
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Remembering the Good War: Minnesota's Greatest Generation
Thomas Saylor.
Publisher: Minnesota Hist. Society.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780873516051.  Daedalus Item Code: 24127
 
Historian Thomas Saylor crisscrossed Minnesota gathering the colorful, heroic, and at times tragic stories of more than a hundred diverse individuals swept up in World War II. Betty Wall Strohfus of ... (Read More)
 
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The Return of George Washington: 1783–1789
Edward J. Larson.
Publisher: William Morrow.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780062248671.  Daedalus Item Code: 71145
 
The Pulitzer Prize–winning author of Summer for the Gods: The Scopes Trial and America's Continuing Debate over Science and Religion, as well as the inaugural Scholar-in-Residence at the ... (Read More)
 
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The Rogue Republic: How Would-Be Patriots Waged the Shortest Revolution in American History
William C. Davis.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780151009251.  Daedalus Item Code: 34130
 
In 1810 the wilds of West Florida—today parts of Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama, as well as Florida's panhandle—were populated by a mix of former British colonials, Spanish royalists, and ... (Read More)
 
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The Roosevelts: An Intimate History
Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307700230.  Daedalus Item Code: 60819
 
The Emmy and Peabody Award–winning director of such PBS documentaries as The Civil War, Ken Burns once again teamed up with historian Geoffrey Ward—whose biography of Franklin Roosevelt won ... (Read More)
 
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