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The Society for Useful Knowledge: How Benjamin Franklin and Friends Brought the Enlightenment to America
Jonathan Lyons.
Publisher: Bloomsbury.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781608195725.  Daedalus Item Code: 72423
 
Decades before American colonists took up arms to secure their freedom from British rule, Benjamin Franklin began a revolution of a different sort, introducing the ideals of the European ... (Read More)
 
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The Soldiers' Story: An Illustrated Edition: Vietnam in Their Own Words
Ron Steinman.
Publisher: Wellfleet Press.   Format: no jacket.
ISBN: 9781577151081.  Daedalus Item Code: 72004
 
Suggesting that the Vietnam War was too vast and chaotic for a standard history, Ron Steinman gathers candid reminiscences from 76 men—including Senator John McCain—who experienced the conflict ... (Read More)
 
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The Sphinx: Franklin Roosevelt, the Isolationists, and the Road to World War II
Nicholas Wapshott.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393088885.  Daedalus Item Code: 71733
 
With the United States still mired in the Great Depression and Adolf Hitler consolidating his power, Franklin Roosevelt in 1938 faced the question that would prove one of the most defining in ... (Read More)
 
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Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America
Ibram X. Kendi.
Publisher: Nation.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781568585987.  Daedalus Item Code: 79427
 
(Winner of the 2016 National Book Award for Nonfiction) Many Americans cling to the idea that we are living in a postracial society, signaled by the election of our first black president. In ... (Read More)
 
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A Strange Engine of War: The "Winans" Steam Gun and the Civil War in Maryland
John W. Lamb.
Publisher: Chesapeake Book Co..   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780982304921.  Daedalus Item Code: 62116
 
In the spring of 1861, with Southern states seceding and Baltimore occupied by nervous Union troops, rumors emerged that Southern sympathizers in the city possessed a terrible weapon of mass ... (Read More)
 
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Strangers on a Bridge: The Case of Colonel Abel and Francis Gary Powers
James B. Donovan. Jason Matthews, foreword.
Publisher: Scribner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781501118784.  Daedalus Item Code: 61854
 
On the morning of February 10, 1962, James B. Donovan began his walk down Glienicke Bridge, which then linked West Berlin to East Berlin. With him walked master spy Rudolf Ivanovich Abel, for years ... (Read More)
 
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Supreme City: How Jazz Age Manhattan Gave Birth to Modern America
Donald L. Miller.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781416550204.  Daedalus Item Code: 72424
 
Through the Roaring 20s, midtown Manhattan was the center of a construction boom that changed the character of the city. The area around Grand Central Terminal became home to the tallest skyscrapers ... (Read More)
 
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Surrender at New Orleans: General Sir Harry Smith in the Peninsula and America
David Rooney & Michael Scott.
Publisher: Pen & Sword.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781783831203.  Daedalus Item Code: 72918
 
Today, Sir Harry Smith (1787–1860) is recalled for his valiant service at Waterloo, his efforts in colonizing South Africa on behalf of Great Britain, and his happy marriage to Lady Juana Smith, one ... (Read More)
 
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Suspected of Independence: The Life of Thomas McKean, America’s First Power Broker
David McKean.
Publisher: PublicAffairs.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781610392211.  Daedalus Item Code: 72760
 
The final signatory to the Declaration of Independence was one of the earliest to sign up for the Revolution. Thomas McKean lived a radical, boisterous, politically intriguing life, and knew ... (Read More)
 
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Swastika Nation: Fritz Kuhn and the Rise and Fall of the German-American Bund
Arnie Bernstein.
Publisher: Picador.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781250056016.  Daedalus Item Code: 70055
 
In the late 1930s, America was still officially neutral, but chemist Fritz Kuhn and the German American Bund—a small but vociferous anti-Semitic movement—hoped to see the U.S. under Nazi ... (Read More)
 
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Taking on Theodore Roosevelt: How One Senator Defied the President on Brownsville and Shook American Politics
Harry Lembeck.
Publisher: Prometheus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781616149543.  Daedalus Item Code: 72761
 
In August 1906, black soldiers stationed in Brownsville, Texas, were accused of going on a rampage in which shots were fired, one man was killed, and another wounded. Because the perpetrators could ... (Read More)
 
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Tell It With Pride: The 54th Massachusetts Regiment and Augustus Saint-Gaudens' Shaw Memorial
Sarah Greenough & Nancy K. Anderson. Lindsay Harris & Reneé Ater, contributors. Richard J. Powell, foreword.
Publisher: Yale/National Gallery of Art.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300197730.  Daedalus Item Code: 62714
 
On July 18, 1863, six months after Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation, the African American troops of the Massachusetts 54th Volunteer Infantry stormed Fort Wagner in South ... (Read More)
 
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