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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 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 Forecastle to Cabin: Seafarers' Voices
Samuel Samuels. Vincent McInerney, ed.
Publisher: Seaforth.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781848321267.  Daedalus Item Code: 70937
 
In 1836, 11-year-old Samuel Samuels ran away to sea, beginning a long and adventurous life as a sailor. First published in 1887, Samuels's memoir chronicles his rise from the lowest ranks to a ... (Read More)
 
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General Grant and the Rewriting of History: How the Destruction of General William S. Rosecrans Influenced Our Understanding of the Civil War
Frank P. Varney.
Publisher: Savas Beatie.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781611211184.  Daedalus Item Code: 71320
 
In 1885, former president Ulysses S. Grant published his highly influential memoirs of the Civil War, which have shaped how we understand and evaluate not only the Union's triumphs and failures, but ... (Read More)
 
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General Jo Shelby's March
Anthony Arthur.
Publisher: Random House/BOMC.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781400068302.  Daedalus Item Code: 70228
 
General Jo Shelby had been a daring and ruthless cavalry commander, renowned and notorious for his slashing forays behind Union lines. After Appomattox, Shelby declared that he would never surrender, ... (Read More)
 
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Gentlemen Scientists and Revolutionaries: The Founding Fathers in the Age of Enlightenment
Tom Shachtman.
Publisher: Palgrave.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781137278258.  Daedalus Item Code: 71532
 
George Washington's embrace of an experimental vaccination for smallpox saved the American army in 1777. John Adams founded a scientific society, and wrote public support for science into the ... (Read More)
 
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George Washington: Gentleman Warrior
Stephen Brumwell.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781623658458.  Daedalus Item Code: 63131
 
(Winner of the 2013 George Washington Book Prize) This vivid recounting of the formative years and military career of George Washington follows his journey from brutal border skirmishes with ... (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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Great Battles of the Civil War
John MacDonald. John Keegan, foreword.
Publisher: Chartwell.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9780785830955.  Daedalus Item Code: 71161
 
Fought by massive armies on a wide variety of terrains, the American Civil War can be difficult to visualize, and its key players are numerous. Individually discussing 17 battles—among them Shiloh, ... (Read More)
 
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The Great Task Remaining Before Us: Reconstruction as America's Continuing Civil War
Paul A. Cimbala & Randall M. Miller, eds.
Publisher: Fordham University.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780823232031.  Daedalus Item Code: 64058
 
The American Civil War did not necessarily end with Robert E. Lee's surrender at Appomattox, suggest Paul Cimbala and Randall Miller in the preface to this anthology, positing instead that ... (Read More)
 
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The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris: Unabridged Selections
David McCullough. Edward Herrmann, reader.
Publisher: Encore.   Format: 7 audio CDs.
ISBN: 9781442387812.  Daedalus Item Code: 70639
 
Two-time Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winner David McCullough here tells the story of the adventurous American artists, writers, doctors, politicians, architects, and others of high ... (Read More)
 
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The Handy Civil War Answer Book
Samuel Willard Crompton.
Publisher: Visible Ink.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781578594764.  Daedalus Item Code: 64668
 
How did the Mexican-American War influence 1850s America? What was Robert E. Lee's connection to George Washington? What was so important about the Homestead Act? Would North and South have been ... (Read More)
 
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