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#1
Ian Fleming's Commandos: The Story of the Legendary 30 Assault Unit
Nicholas Rankin.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199782826.  Daedalus Item Code: 43595
 
The man who would invent James Bond, Lieutenant-Commander Ian Fleming, was the personal assistant to John Godfrey, Britain's Director of Naval Intelligence early in World War II (and the dynamic ... (Read More)
 
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#2
The Murder of the Century: The Gilded Age Crime That Scandalized a City & Sparked the Tabloid Wars
Paul Collins.
Publisher: Crown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307592200.  Daedalus Item Code: 38423
 
On Long Island, a farmer finds a duck pond turned red with blood. On the Lower East Side, two boys on a pier discover a floating torso wrapped in oilcloth. Blueberry pickers near Harlem stumble upon ... (Read More)
 
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#3
A Brief History of Bad Medicine: True Stories of Weird Medicine and Dangerous Doctors
Ian Schott & Robert Youngston.
Publisher: Running Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780762444373.  Daedalus Item Code: 43406
 
Locked away in the files of medicine are some extraordinary things that doctors have done in the name of healing or research—acts by turns incredible, wrong-headed, arrogant, ignorant, deliberately ... (Read More)
 
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#4
Haunted U.S. Battlefields: Ghosts, Hauntings, and Eerie Events from America's Fields of Honor
Mary Beth Crain.
Publisher: Globe Pequot.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780762749362.  Daedalus Item Code: 34495
 
The places of wartime horror often conjure up images that haunt the living for generations to come, but is there more to the story? Journalist Mary Beth Crain—also the author of A Widow, A ... (Read More)
 
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#5
Nancy: The Story of Lady Astor
Adrian Fort.
Publisher: St. Martin's.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780312599034.  Daedalus Item Code: 43009
 
When Virginian divorcée Nancy Langhorne Shaw married Englishman Waldorf Astor, she joined one of the richest families in the world. Not content to be a hostess, Lady Astor became the first female ... (Read More)
 
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#6
King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table
Anne Berthelot.
Publisher: Abrams Discoveries.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780810928879.  Daedalus Item Code: 43058
 
Who was King Arthur? Did he ever really live? Was he Roman, or perhaps Saxon, Breton, or Pict? And where do his literary legends come from? This book explores the historical Arthur and the origins of ... (Read More)
 
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#7
Ancient Rome As It Was: Exploring the City of Rome in AD 300
Ray Laurence.
Publisher: Lyons Press.   Format: flexi-binding.
ISBN: 9780762770595.  Daedalus Item Code: 32551
 
The largest city on earth and the seat of the most powerful empire the world has ever known, Rome awaits the traveler at the turn of the 4th century as the one destination that must not be missed. ... (Read More)
 
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#8
A Brief Guide to Secret Religions: A Complete Guide to Hermetic, Pagan, and Esoteric Beliefs
David V. Barrett.
Publisher: Running Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780762441037.  Daedalus Item Code: 43403
 
In this wide-ranging book—a follow-up to The New Believers and A Brief Guide to Secret Societies—David Barrett explores the diversity of esoteric and occult beliefs. Neo-Paganism is one ... (Read More)
 
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#9
Titanic: The Last Night of a Small Town
John Welshman.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199595570.  Daedalus Item Code: 43621
 
In his classic account A Night to Remember, historian Walter Lord described the sinking of the Titanic as "the last night of a small town." Here the author of Churchill's ... (Read More)
 
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#10
Nothing Daunted: The Unexpected Education of Two Society Girls in the West
Dorothy Wickenden.
Publisher: Scribner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781439176597.  Daedalus Item Code: 43462
 
In the summer of 1916, Smith College graduates and best friends Dorothy Woodruff and Rosamond Underwood left their Auburn, New York, hometown to embark on the adventure of a lifetime, taking teaching ... (Read More)
 
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