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The Skeleton Crew: How Amateur Sleuths Are Solving America's Coldest ...
Deborah Halber.
 
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9781451657586
Daedalus Item Code: 61340
 
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The Savage City: Race, Murder, and a Generation on the Edge
T.J. English.
 
Publisher: William Morrow
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ISBN: 9780061824586
Daedalus Item Code: 62329
 
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Rules for Aging: A Wry and Witty Guide to Life
Roger Rosenblatt.
Publisher: Harvest.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780156013604.  Daedalus Item Code: 61877
 
Whether in the Washington Post, Time magazine, or on television as part of PBS's News Hour with Jim Lehrer, Peabody, Emmy, and George Polk Award–winning essayist Roger Rosenblatt ... (Read More)
 
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Murder at the Supreme Court: Lethal Crimes and Landmark Cases
Martin Clancy & Tim O'Brien.
Publisher: Prometheus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781616146481.  Daedalus Item Code: 62322
 
In 1969, U.S. Supreme Court justices cast votes in secret that could have signaled the end of the death penalty. Later, the justices' resolve began to unravel. Why? What were the consequences for the ... (Read More)
 
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God's Bankers: A History of Money and Power at the Vatican
Gerald Posner.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781416576570.  Daedalus Item Code: 61829
 
The author of the Pulitzer Prize finalist Case Closed and Killing the Dream, investigative reporter Gerald Posner here traces the political intrigue and inner workings of the Catholic ... (Read More)
 
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Mapping the Trail of a Crime: How Experts Use Geographic Profiling to Solve the World's Most Notorious Cases
Gordon Kerr.
Publisher: Reader's Digest.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781606523285.  Daedalus Item Code: 61228
 
Forensic evidence can often tie a suspect to a crime, but finding a suspect in the first place can be elusive. Packed with illustrated case studies of notorious serial killers, this book reveals how ... (Read More)
 
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The Mad Sculptor: The Maniac, the Model, and the Murder that Shook the Nation
Harold Schechter.
Publisher: New Harvest.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780544114319.  Daedalus Item Code: 61881
 
(2015 Edgar Award Nominee) On Easter Sunday in 1937, a posh Manhattan neighborhood was shocked by the discovery that 20-year-old model Veronica Gedeon, her mother, and their lodger had all ... (Read More)
 
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Better Than Before: Mastering the Habits of Our Everyday Lives
Gretchen Rubin.
Publisher: Crown/BOMC.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780385348614.  Daedalus Item Code: 61966
 
The author of The Happiness Project and Happier at Home here tackles the most essential question of taking charge of your own happiness: How do we change? The answer, says Gretchen ... (Read More)
 
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From Under the Rubble
Alexander Solzhenitsyn, with Mikhail Agursky, A.B., Evgeny Barabanov, Vadim Borisov, F. Koraskov & Igor Shafarevich.
Publisher: Gateway.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780895268907.  Daedalus Item Code: 61703
 
Nobel Prize winner Alexander Solzhenitsyn and six dissident colleagues joined in the mid-1970s to write this extraordinary book. Shattering a half-century of state-enforced silence, it constitutes a ... (Read More)
 
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King of Heists: The Sensational Bank Robbery of 1878 That Shocked America
J. North Conway.
Publisher: Lyons Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781599219950.  Daedalus Item Code: 62320
 
On October 27, 1878, thieves stole nearly $3 million in cash and securities (worth $50 million today) from the Manhattan Savings Institution. The greatest bank robbery in American history, it was ... (Read More)
 
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Nixon and Mao: The Week That Changed the World: Unabridged
Margaret MacMillan. Read by Barbara Caruso.
Publisher: Recorded Books.   Format: 13 audio CDs.
ISBN: 9781428120518.  Daedalus Item Code: 61863
 
Following her widely acclaimed history Paris 1919: Six Months That Changed the World—which won such major awards as the Duff Cooper Prize, the Samuel Johnson Prize, and the Governor General's ... (Read More)
 
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The Story of Spanish
Jean-Benoît Nadeau & Julie Barlow.
Publisher: St. Martin's.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780312656027.  Daedalus Item Code: 62063
 
Just how did a dialect spoken by a handful of shepherds in Northern Spain become the world's second most spoken language? From the Phoenicians' discovery of Spain to Cervantes penning Don ... (Read More)
 
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