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The Hour of Peril: The Secret Plot to Murder Lincoln Before the Civil ...
Daniel Stashower.
Publisher: Minotaur
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780312600228
Daedalus Item Code: 42763
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The Great Hall of American Wonders: Art, Science, and Invention in ...
Claire Perry.
Publisher: Smithsonian/Giles
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780979067891
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Unknown Soldiers: The American Expeditionary Forces in Memory & Remembrance
Mark A. Snell, ed.
Publisher: Kent State.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780873389402.  Daedalus Item Code: 42667
This anthology of essays surveys how Americans have remembered, commemorated, and interpreted the history of World War I's AEF (American Expeditionary Forces) and its soldiers, shedding light on how ... (Read More)
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The Book of Exploration
Ray Howgego.
Publisher: Bloomsbury.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781608190591.  Daedalus Item Code: 30287
Presented in a fine oversized edition with an elegantly simple format, this entertaining survey of heroic exploration from the author of the four-volume Encyclopedia of Exploration profiles ... (Read More)
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Judgment Before Nuremberg: The Holocaust in the Ukraine and the First Nazi War Crimes Trial
Greg Dawson.
Publisher: Pegasus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781605982908.  Daedalus Item Code: 42735
The first trials for Nazi war crimes were not held in Nuremberg in 1945; they were in Kharkov, Ukraine, in December 1943—a year and a half before the end of World War II in Europe. Three Nazi ... (Read More)
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Meade's Army: The Private Notebooks of Lt. Col. Theodore Lyman
David W. Lowe, ed. John Y. Simon, foreword.
Publisher: Kent State.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780873389013.  Daedalus Item Code: 42663
A Harvard-trained natural scientist by training, Theodore Lyman was exceptionally disciplined in recording the events, the players, and his surroundings during his wartime duty as aide-de-camp to ... (Read More)
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Daily Life of the Etruscans
Jacques Heurgon. James Kirkup, trans.
Publisher: Phoenix.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781842125922.  Daedalus Item Code: 42752
On the evidence of their evocative wall paintings, terracottas, bronzes, and jewelry, the Etruscans had a tremendous zest for life with a fondness for dancing and every form of musical activity, ... (Read More)
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100 Battles: Decisive Conflicts That Have Shaped the World
Michael Spilling, ed.
Publisher: Parragon.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781445466804.  Daedalus Item Code: 42686
Archival photos, reproductions of art, and original drawings and maps illustrate this vivid survey of one hundred of the world's most significant or decisive battles, providing a history of warfare ... (Read More)
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We Have the War Upon Us: The Onset of the Civil War, November 1860–April 1861
William J. Cooper.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781400042005.  Daedalus Item Code: 42405
Examining the most perilous political crisis our country has ever faced, southern political historian William Cooper gives us a fresh perspective on the period between Abraham Lincoln's election in ... (Read More)
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A History of Britain: Book VIII: The Second World War and its Aftermath, 1939–1951
E.H. Carter & R.A.F. Mears. David Evans, ed.
Publisher: Stacey International.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781906768492.  Daedalus Item Code: 41738
Charting Britain's varying fortunes against Nazi Germany, Fascist Italy, and imperial Japan, this eighth book of A History of Britain looks at how the postwar desire for change in Britain led ... (Read More)
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Ancient Ice Mummies
James H Dickson.
Publisher: History Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780752459356.  Daedalus Item Code: 41631
Celebrated from the moment of his incredible discovery in 1991, the 5200-year-old, frozen mummy dubbed "Ötzi the Iceman" was found high in the Alps, shot in the back by an arrow. James Dickson ... (Read More)
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Pharaohs and Queens: The British Museum Pocket Dictionary
Marcel Maree.
Publisher: British Museum Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780714131092.  Daedalus Item Code: 41436
Some 5,000 years ago, ancient Egypt was united under the first pharaoh, and these god-kings continued to rule for most of the next three millennia (with short breaks), until the conquest of Egypt by ... (Read More)
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