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Civil War: A Complete Photographic History: Nearly 4,000 Images of ...
William C. Davis & Bell L. Wiley, eds.
 
Publisher: Tess Press
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9781603763042
Daedalus Item Code: 51624
 
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Fighting Men of World War II: Axis Forces Uniforms, Equipment and ...
David Miller.
 
Publisher: Chartwell
Format: laminated cover
ISBN: 9780785828150
Daedalus Item Code: 51623
 
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London Bridge in America: The True Story of a Transatlantic Crossing
Travis Elborough.
Publisher: Jonathan Cape.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780224096256.  Daedalus Item Code: 51174
 
In 1968 the world's largest antique went to America. But how do you transport a 130-year-old bridge across 4300 miles of ocean and sand? Why did oil baron and chainsaw-manufacturing king Robert ... (Read More)
 
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The Gulf of Naples: Archaeology and History of an Ancient Land
Umberto Pappalardo. Luciano Pedicini, photos.
Publisher: Arsenale Editrice.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9788877433169.  Daedalus Item Code: 51691
 
A fertile land settled by both the Greeks and Romans, the Gulf of Naples is distinguished by some of the greatest art of antiquity. Umberto Pappalardo examines the distinct cultures of many of these ... (Read More)
 
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Grant's Final Victory: Ulysses S. Grant's Heroic Last Year
Charles Bracelen Flood.
Publisher: DaCapo.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780306820281.  Daedalus Item Code: 51779
 
Shortly after losing all of his wealth in an 1884 swindle, Ulysses S. Grant learned that he had terminal throat and mouth cancer. To protect his family from financial hardship, a determined Grant ... (Read More)
 
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Our Supreme Task: How Winston Churchill's Iron Curtain Speech Defined the Cold War Alliance
Philip White.
Publisher: PublicAffairs.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781610392433.  Daedalus Item Code: 51789
 
In 1945 Communism was on the march; the people of Bulgaria, Romania, Yugoslavia, and Poland all found themselves in the grip of the Soviets, the Red Army occupied a large German territory, and the ... (Read More)
 
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Messerschmitt Me 262: The Production Log 1941–1945
Dan O'Connell.
Publisher: Classic Publication.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781903223598.  Daedalus Item Code: 51589
 
The world's first operational jet fighter-bomber, the Messerschmitt Me 262 was a revolutionary weapon in the hands of Nazi Germany when it entered service in July 1944. Indeed, it was fortunate for ... (Read More)
 
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Our Lives, Our Fortunes and Our Sacred Honor: The Forging of American Independence, 1774–1776
Richard R. Beeman.
Publisher: Basic Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780465026296.  Daedalus Item Code: 51788
 
Having previously chronicled the Constitutional Convention of 1787 in the George Washington Book Prize–winner Plain, Honest Men, Richard Beeman here turns his attention to the contentious 22 ... (Read More)
 
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Patrick Henry: First Among Patriots
Thomas S. Kidd.
Publisher: Basic Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780465009282.  Daedalus Item Code: 51790
 
Most Americans know Patrick Henry as an orator whose fiery pronouncement "Give me liberty or give me death!" rallied American defiance to the British Crown. But Henry's speaking skills—sharpened in ... (Read More)
 
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A Brief History of Venice: A New History of the City and Its People
Elizabeth Horodowich.
Publisher: Running Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780762436903.  Daedalus Item Code: 51771
 
In this colorful history, a leading expert on Venice tells the story of the city from its ancient origins. Elizabeth Horodowich, also the author of Language and Statecraft in Early Modern ... (Read More)
 
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Greek Cities of Magna Graecia and Sicily
Luca Cerchiai, Lorena Jannelli & Fausto Longo. Mark E. Smith, photos.
Publisher: Arsenale Editrice.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9788877432995.  Daedalus Item Code: 51690
 
By the 8th and 7th centuries BC, having colonized the Aegean islands and the coast of Asia Minor, the ancient Greeks turned toward southern Italy and Sicily, implanting their language, their cultural ... (Read More)
 
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Freedom Struggle: The Anti-Slavery Movement in America 1830–1865
Ann Rossi.
Publisher: National Geographic.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9780792280613.  Daedalus Item Code: 51443
 
Chronicling the abolition movement in Civil War–era America, this illustrated history for readers 8 to 11 describes the injustices and cruelties of life as a slave and profiles leaders of the ... (Read More)
 
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