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Fallen Founder: The Life of Aaron Burr
Nancy Isenberg.
 
Publisher: Penguin
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780143113713
Daedalus Item Code: 44333
 
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William Orpen: An Onlooker in France: A Critical Edition of the ...
William Orpen. Robert Upstone, intro. Angela Weight, commentary.
 
Publisher: Paul Holberton
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9781903470671
Daedalus Item Code: 44510
 
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Henry Hudson: Dreams and Obsession: The Tragic Legacy of the New World's Least Understood Explorer
Corey Sandler.
Publisher: Citadel.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780806528533.  Daedalus Item Code: 44343
 
Was Henry Hudson one of the boldest explorers of all time, or was he merely an accidental tourist who stumbled into history? Was he the world's worst ship's captain, master of four failed expeditions ... (Read More)
 
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America's Mistress: Eartha Kitt, Her Life and Times
John L. Williams.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780857385758.  Daedalus Item Code: 44405
 
A slim, mixed-race woman with an exotic, angular face and a perpetual purr in her voice, Eartha Kitt seduced 1950s America into thinking that she was, in the words of Orson Welles, "the most exciting ... (Read More)
 
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Landscapes of the Metropolis of Death: Reflections on Memory and Imagination
Otto Dov Kulka.
Publisher: Allen Lane.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781846146831.  Daedalus Item Code: 44398
 
As a child, historian Otto Dov Kulka was sent first to the ghetto of Theresienstadt and then to Auschwitz. As a survivor, he has spent much of his life studying Nazism and the Holocaust, but always ... (Read More)
 
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Langston Hughes: The Value of Contradiction
Bonnie Greer.
Publisher: Blackamber.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781906413767.  Daedalus Item Code: 44484
 
Langston Hughes was a man far ahead of his time, notes actress, author, and playwright Bonnie Greer—but his actions were often unpredictable and contradictory, and he refused classification. Hughes ... (Read More)
 
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Al Jaffee's Mad Life: A Biography
Mary-Lou Weisman. Al Jaffee, illus.
Publisher: It Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780061864490.  Daedalus Item Code: 44313
 
Since 1955, when his work began enlivening the pages of MAD magazine, Al Jaffee has pickled three generations of American kids in the brine of satire. So perhaps it's not too surprising that ... (Read More)
 
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The End of Your Life Book Club
Will Schwalbe.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307594037.  Daedalus Item Code: 44331
 
"What are you reading?" That's the question Will Schwalbe asks his mother Mary Anne as they sit in the waiting room of the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. In 2007, after Mary Anne returned ... (Read More)
 
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Wilkie Collins
Peter Ackroyd.
Publisher: Chatto & Windus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780701169909.  Daedalus Item Code: 44419
 
Short and oddly built, with a head too big for his body, and frequently dressed in colorful clothes "as if playing a certain part in the great general drama of life," Wilkie Collins looked distinctly ... (Read More)
 
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Cleopatra the Great: The Woman Behind the Legend
Joann Fletcher.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780060585594.  Daedalus Item Code: 44325
 
World-renowned Egyptologist Joann Fletcher offers an extraordinary look at the legendary Cleopatra, drawing on astonishing new evidence about Cleopatra's life—including tax records, personal ... (Read More)
 
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Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption (Movie Tie-In Edition)
Laura Hillenbrand.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812987119.  Daedalus Item Code: 59113
 
He was a prankster, a free spirit, and a hell-raising kid on the streets of Torrance, California, in the 1930s, but Louie Zamperini found a purpose in running; his blazing performance at the 1936 ... (Read More)
 
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Here and Now: Letters: 2008–2011
J.M. Coetzee & Paul Auster.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9780571299263.  Daedalus Item Code: 44410
 
Although Paul Auster and J.M. Coetzee had been reading each other's books for years, the two writers did not meet until February 2008. Not long after, Auster received a letter from the Nobel Prize ... (Read More)
 
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6. Winter Journal
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8. Charles Dickens: A Celebration of His Life and Work
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9. Arthur Rimbaud: Presence of an Enigma
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