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American Saint: The Life of Elizabeth Seton
Joan Barthel. Maya Angelou, foreword.
Publisher: Thomas Dunne.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780312571627.  Daedalus Item Code: 71991
 
When Elizabeth Seton (1774–1821) was born, Catholicism was illegal in her native New York City; two centuries later, she was the first native-born American to be canonized by the Church. Seton's ... (Read More)
 
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American Shogun: General MacArthur, Emperor Hirohito and the Drama of Modern Japan
Robert Harvey.
Publisher: Overlook.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781585676828.  Daedalus Item Code: 72807
 
In the years leading up to Pearl Harbor, Japan was becoming the most industrialized state in Asia, even as its feudal heritage drove ambitions of conquest and empire, while across the Pacific, the ... (Read More)
 
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American Ulysses: A Life of Ulysses S. Grant
Ronald C. White.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812981254.  Daedalus Item Code: 79184
 
In his time, Ulysses S. Grant was grouped with George Washington and Abraham Lincoln in the "Trinity of Great American Leaders," yet fell out of favor in the 20th century; Lincoln scholar Ronald ... (Read More)
 
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America the Ingenious: How a Nation of Dreamers, Immigrants, and Tinkerers Changed the World
Kevin Baker. Chris Dent, illus.
Publisher: Artisan.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781579656942.  Daedalus Item Code: 69689
 
From the Panama Canal, the Hoover Dam, the Golden Gate Bridge, and Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater to the oil rig, the modern airliner, the MRI machine, and the telephone, here are 76 of the most ... (Read More)
 
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Anything for a Vote: Dirty Tricks, Cheap Shots, and October Surprises in U.S. Presidential Campaigns
Joseph Cummins.
Publisher: Quirk.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781594748325.  Daedalus Item Code: 72716
 
John Quincy Adams was a pimp. Martin Van Buren wore women's undergarments. And Adlai Stevenson killed a little girl. True or not, character assassination has always played a role in presidential ... (Read More)
 
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Appomattox: The Last Days of Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia
Michael E. Haskew.
Publisher: Zenith.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780760348178.  Daedalus Item Code: 71374
 
The Army of Northern Virginia was the fighting soul of the Confederacy in the Eastern Theater of the Civil War, facing overwhelming odds from its inception. Through four years of bitter conflict, the ... (Read More)
 
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An Artist in Treason: The Extraordinary Double Life of General James Wilkinson
Andro Linklater.
Publisher: Walker.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780802777713.  Daedalus Item Code: 31868
 
For almost two decades, through the War of 1812, James Wilkinson was the senior general in the United States Army. He was also a spy for the Spanish secret service—a position all the more remarkable ... (Read More)
 
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Band of Giants: The Amateur Soldiers Who Won America's Independence
Jack Kelly.
Publisher: Palgrave.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781137278777.  Daedalus Item Code: 72419
 
Too often the American Revolution is viewed only as a clash of ideologies, ignoring the substantial contributions of the men who fought the war, suggests Jack Kelly in this history. Here Kelly ... (Read More)
 
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Beale Street Dynasty: Sex, Song, and the Struggle for the Soul of Memphis
Preston Lauterbach.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393082579.  Daedalus Item Code: 71707
 
After the Civil War, Memphis's Beale Street thrived as a cauldron of sex, music, and violence, but out of this turmoil emerged a center of black progress, optimism, and cultural ferment. In his ... (Read More)
 
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Becoming Madison: The Extraordinary Origins of the Least Likely Founding Father
Michael Signer.
Publisher: PublicAffairs.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781610392952.  Daedalus Item Code: 72717
 
Positing that James Madison did much of his most enduring work before he turned 36, Michael Signer focuses here on the young Madison's feud with the popular, charismatic Patrick Henry over religious ... (Read More)
 
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Being Nixon: A Man Divided
Evan Thomas.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812985412.  Daedalus Item Code: 72978
 
Seeking to create a rounded portrait of a man too often reduced to caricature, the author of Ike's Bluff and The War Lovers looks in on Richard Nixon at every phase of his life and ... (Read More)
 
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Boys' Book of Border Battles: The True Tales Behind America's Greatest Battles of the 18th and 19th Centuries
Edwin L. Sabin.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781620871584.  Daedalus Item Code: 53979
 
A classic of war literature, Boys' Book of Border Battles puts readers at the scene of some of the most storied battles in American history, from George Washington's charges against the French ... (Read More)
 
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