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Liberation: Diaries, 1970–1983
Christopher Isherwood. Katherine Bucknell, ed. Edmund White, preface.
 
Publisher: Harper
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780062084743
Daedalus Item Code: 42795
 
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Telling Times: Writing and Living, 1954–2008
Nadine Gordimer.
 
Publisher: Norton
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780393066289
Daedalus Item Code: 23896
 
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Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman
Robert K. Massie.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780345408778.  Daedalus Item Code: 42726
 
(Winner of the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction) The Pulitzer Prize–winning biographer of Peter the Great, Nicholas and Alexandra, and the Romanov family here relates the ... (Read More)
 
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Salinger: The Official Book of the Acclaimed Documentary Film
David Shields & Shane Salerno.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781476744834.  Daedalus Item Code: 42479
 
A companion volume to Shane Salerno's 2013 documentary of the same name, featured on PBS's American Masters series, this oral biography tells the story of the famously reclusive author of ... (Read More)
 
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Hard Choices
Hillary Rodham Clinton.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781476751443.  Daedalus Item Code: 49428
 
In the aftermath of her 2008 run for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination, Hillary Rodham Clinton expected to return to representing New York in the U.S. Senate. To her surprise, the newly ... (Read More)
 
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Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women's Prison
Piper Kerman.
Publisher: Spiegel & Grau.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780385523394.  Daedalus Item Code: 49190
 
With a career, a boyfriend, and a loving family, Piper Kerman now barely resembles the reckless young woman who delivered a suitcase of drug money ten years before. But that past caught up with her, ... (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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The Boy General: The Life and Careers of Francis Channing Barlow
Richard F. Welch.
Publisher: Kent State.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780873388351.  Daedalus Item Code: 42659
 
One of the most successful combat officers in the Army of the Potomac during the Civil War, Francis Channing Barlow had a clean-shaven, youthful appearance that earned him the nickname "the Boy ... (Read More)
 
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Salinger: The Official Book of the Acclaimed Documentary Film
David Shields & Shane Salerno.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781471130373.  Daedalus Item Code: 42733
 
A companion volume to Shane Salerno's 2013 documentary of the same name, featured on PBS's American Masters series, this oral biography tells the story of the famously reclusive author of ... (Read More)
 
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Terrible Swift Sword: The Life of General Philip H. Sheridan
Joseph Wheelan.
Publisher: DaCapo.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780306820274.  Daedalus Item Code: 42208
 
Alongside Ulysses S. Grant and William Tecumseh Sherman, Philip H. Sheridan is the least known of the triumvirate of generals most responsible for winning the Civil War. Before Sherman's famous march ... (Read More)
 
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Satchel: The Life and Times of an American Legend
Larry Tye.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812977974.  Daedalus Item Code: 42327
 
(Winner of the 2009 Casey Award for Best Baseball Book of the Year; named one of the Best Books of 2009 by the Chicago Tribune and Kansas City Star; and a New York Times ... (Read More)
 
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Emma Goldman: Revolution as a Way of Life
Vivian Gornick.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300137262.  Daedalus Item Code: 42096
 
(Finalist for the 2011 National Jewish Book Award for Biography, Autobiography, and Memoir) "A handful of radicals throughout the centuries have intuited that a successful revolution includes ... (Read More)
 
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