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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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1215: The Year of Magna Carta
Danny Danziger & John Gillingham.
Publisher: Coronet.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780340824757.  Daedalus Item Code: 42344
 
On June 15, 1215, rebel barons forced King John to meet them at Runnymede. They did not trust John, so he was not allowed to leave until his seal was attached to the charter in front of him, ... (Read More)
 
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Absolute Monarchs: A History of the Papacy
John Julius Norwich.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781400067152.  Daedalus Item Code: 33376
 
Following histories of Norman Sicily, Byzantium, Venice, and the Mediterranean, as well as explorations of Shakespeare's history plays, of music, and of architecture, John Julius Norwich here gives ... (Read More)
 
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Abundance of Valor: Resistance, Survival, and Liberation: 1944–45
Will Irwin.
Publisher: Ballantine.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780345501769.  Daedalus Item Code: 21504
 
The World War II operation known as Market Garden—made famous in the book and film A Bridge Too Far—was the largest airborne assault in history up to that time, a high-risk Allied invasion of ... (Read More)
 
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The Adventuress: Murder, Blackmail, and Confidence Games in the Gilded Age
Virginia A. McConnell.
Publisher: Kent State.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781606350348.  Daedalus Item Code: 42658
 
A young woman from New Orleans who began her life of crime when she was only 16 years old, Minnie Walkup was raised in multiple boardinghouses owned by her mother, and at one of them, met her first ... (Read More)
 
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The Age of Chivalry: Culture and Power in Medieval Europe 950–1450
Hywel Williams.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780857383389.  Daedalus Item Code: 41640
 
Few periods in history evoke such a vivid sense of wonder and mystery as the Middle Ages, an era glamorized by literature and film for its knights and castles, but in fact defined by feudalism and ... (Read More)
 
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Agent Garbo: The Brilliant, Eccentric Secret Agent Who Tricked Hitler and Saved D-Day
Stephan Talty.
Publisher: Mariner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780544035010.  Daedalus Item Code: 40170
 
Before he remade himself as the master spy codenamed Garbo, Juan Pujol was known simply as a poultry farmer from Barcelona. Posing as the Nazis' only reliable spy inside England, however, he gave the ... (Read More)
 
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The Alabama, British Neutrality, and the American Civil War
Frank J. Merli. David M. Fahey, ed.
Publisher: Indiana.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780253344731.  Daedalus Item Code: 31938
 
History professor Frank Merli died in 2000 while working on a sequel to his popular 1970 book Great Britain and the Confederate Navy, 1861–1865, leaving many manuscripts related to Great ... (Read More)
 
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Alexander the Corrector: The Tormented Genius Whose Cruden's Concordance Unwrote the Bible
Julia Keay.
Publisher: Overlook.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781585678013.  Daedalus Item Code: 22279
 
Cruden's Concordance to the Bible, a combination index, dictionary, and analysis of the Bible, was a monumental achievement; at 2.5 million words, it is four times the length of the Bible ... (Read More)
 
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Alexander the Great
Philip Freeman.
Publisher: History Book Club.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781620907108.  Daedalus Item Code: 42282
 
Also the biographer of Julius Caesar and Saint Patrick, classicist and historian Philip Freeman here tells the remarkable life story of one of the most enduring figures in history. A Macedonian king, ... (Read More)
 
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Alix and Nicky: The Passion of the Last Tsar and Tsarina
Virginia Rounding.
Publisher: St. Martin's.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780312381004.  Daedalus Item Code: 40996
 
There are perhaps few characters in history about whom opinion has been more divided than the last Tsar of Russia, Nicholas II, and his wife the Empress Alexandra Fyodorovna. While some have ... (Read More)
 
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All Standing: The Remarkable Story of the Jeanie Johnston, the Legendary Irish Famine Ship
Kathryn Miles.
Publisher: Free Press/BOMC.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781451610130.  Daedalus Item Code: 42268
 
More than a million immigrants fled the Irish famine for North America in the mid-19th century—and more than a hundred thousand of them perished aboard the aptly dubbed "coffin ships" that carried ... (Read More)
 
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