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A History of America in Thirty-Six Postage Stamps
Chris West.
Publisher: Picador.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781250043689.  Daedalus Item Code: 49522
 
In this delightful follow-up to A History of Britain in Thirty-Six Postage Stamps ("a lovely book ... and not just for philatelists," said the Cleveland Plain Dealer), English stamp ... (Read More)
 
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The Hopkins Touch: Harry Hopkins and the Forging of the Alliance to Defeat Hitler
David L. Roll.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780190218171.  Daedalus Item Code: 63962
 
Surrounding himself only with the most capable and loyal advisors, Franklin Roosevelt came to rely on Harry Hopkins more than any other. An Iowa-born social worker who had been an integral part of ... (Read More)
 
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The Hour of Peril: The Secret Plot to Murder Lincoln Before the Civil War
Daniel Stashower.
Publisher: Minotaur.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781250042668.  Daedalus Item Code: 71014
 
(Winner of the 2013 Agatha Award and 2014 Edgar Award for nonfiction; one of the Washington Post's Notable Nonfiction Books of 2013) In this "history that reads like a ... (Read More)
 
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Houses of Civil War America: The Homes of Robert E. Lee, Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, Clara Barton, and Others Who Shaped the Era
Hugh Howard. Roger Straus III, photos.
Publisher: Little, Brown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780316227988.  Daedalus Item Code: 64484
 
From the Hartford, Connecticut, homestead where Harriet Beecher Stowe penned the galvanizing Uncle Tom's Cabin to Jefferson Davis's "White House of the Confederacy," and from the humble ... (Read More)
 
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The House Tells the Story: Homes of the American Presidents
Adam Van Doren. David McCullough, foreword.
Publisher: Godine.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781567925425.  Daedalus Item Code: 71468
 
The homes of our presidents range from the venerable and instantly recognizable (Washington's Mount Vernon) to the modest and unassuming (the Coolidge Homestead), from Jefferson's Palladian ... (Read More)
 
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How the Irish Won the American Revolution: A New Look at the Forgotten Heroes of America's War of Independence
Phillip Thomas Tucker.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781634503815.  Daedalus Item Code: 71840
 
When the Continental Congress declared independence from Britain in 1776, ten percent of the colonial population was from Ireland; by 1790, close to 500,000 Irish citizens had immigrated to America. ... (Read More)
 
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How the Irish Won the West
Myles Dungan.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781616081003.  Daedalus Item Code: 71841
 
Without the Irish, says radio broadcaster and historian Myles Dungan, the American frontier may never have been tamed. Into this colorful history he weaves accounts of the Breen and Murphy ... (Read More)
 
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How the Wild West Was Won: A Celebration of Cowboys, Gunfighters, Buffalo Soldiers, Sodbusters, Moonshiners, and the American Frontier
Bruce Wexler.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781628738230.  Daedalus Item Code: 70881
 
Covering much of the same ground as his three-volume How the West Was Won series—The Gunfighters, The Wild West, and Guns of the Wild West—sometime expatriate British historian ... (Read More)
 
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The Hunted Whale
James McGuane.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393069129.  Daedalus Item Code: 71721
 
Before the coming of steamships with instruments of mechanized slaughter, the hunt for sperm whales was a relatively even contest between two wily mammals. A photographer and filmmaker as well as a ... (Read More)
 
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I Was a Slave in Russia: Eyewitness Accounts
John H. Noble.
Publisher: Amberley.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781445643731.  Daedalus Item Code: 62960
 
In late 1945, 22-year-old John Noble was arrested by Soviet occupation forces in Dresden on a spurious espionage charge, marking the beginning of his ten-year ordeal as a captive in a former German ... (Read More)
 
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The Illustrated Gettysburg Reader: An Eyewitness History of the Civil War’s Greatest Battle
Rod Gragg.
Publisher: Regnery History.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781621570431.  Daedalus Item Code: 70230
 
A century and a half after the Battle of Gettysburg, the words of the soldiers and onlookers there still reverberate with the power of their courage and sacrifice. Illustrated throughout with black ... (Read More)
 
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The Immortal Irishman: The Irish Revolutionary Who Became an American Hero
Timothy Egan.
Publisher: Mariner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780544944831.  Daedalus Item Code: 79329
 
The author of The Worst Hard Time, National Book Award winner Timothy Egan here delivers a rollicking yet haunting story of one of the most famous Irish Americans of all time. Thomas Francis ... (Read More)
 
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