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The Hour of Peril: The Secret Plot to Murder Lincoln Before the Civil ...
Daniel Stashower.
 
Publisher: Minotaur
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780312600228
Daedalus Item Code: 42763
 
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The Great Hall of American Wonders: Art, Science, and Invention in ...
Claire Perry.
 
Publisher: Smithsonian/Giles
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ISBN: 9780979067891
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Hitler's Furies: German Women in the Nazi Killing Fields
Wendy Lower.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780547863382.  Daedalus Item Code: 38900
 
(2013 National Book Award Finalist, National Jewish Book Award Finalist) For too long we have ignored the reality of women's participation in the Holocaust, not as loyal wives and cheerleaders ... (Read More)
 
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The Book of Exploration
Ray Howgego.
Publisher: Bloomsbury.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781608190591.  Daedalus Item Code: 30287
 
Presented in a fine oversized edition with an elegantly simple format, this entertaining survey of heroic exploration from the author of the four-volume Encyclopedia of Exploration profiles ... (Read More)
 
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Judgment Before Nuremberg: The Holocaust in the Ukraine and the First Nazi War Crimes Trial
Greg Dawson.
Publisher: Pegasus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781605982908.  Daedalus Item Code: 42735
 
The first trials for Nazi war crimes were not held in Nuremberg in 1945; they were in Kharkov, Ukraine, in December 1943—a year and a half before the end of World War II in Europe. Three Nazi ... (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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Reader's Digest War Stories: Daring First-Hand Accounts of World War II from the Magazine Archives
Jock Stirrup, foreword. Jo Bourne, ed.
Publisher: Reader's Digest.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781780201016.  Daedalus Item Code: 42865
 
Reproduced directly from the magazine's pages—including original photos and illustrations, short items to fill out a page, and several "Humor in Uniform" entries—this anthology collects 23 pieces ... (Read More)
 
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Shooting Victoria: Madness, Mayhem, and the Modernisation of the Monarchy
Paul Thomas Murphy.
Publisher: Head of Zeus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781781851272.  Daedalus Item Code: 42884
 
During Queen Victoria’s 64-year reign, no fewer than eight attempts were made on her life; the would-be assassins included a bartender dreaming of becoming an admiral, a hunchback longing for ... (Read More)
 
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We Have the War Upon Us: The Onset of the Civil War, November 1860–April 1861
William J. Cooper.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781400042005.  Daedalus Item Code: 42405
 
Examining the most perilous political crisis our country has ever faced, southern political historian William Cooper gives us a fresh perspective on the period between Abraham Lincoln's election in ... (Read More)
 
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The Liberator: One World War II Soldier's 500-Day Odyssey from the Beaches of Sicily to the Gates of Dachau
Alex Kershaw.
Publisher: Crown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307887993.  Daedalus Item Code: 42434
 
From the July 1943 Allied landings in Sicily, to May 8, 1945, when victory in Europe was declared, no American regiments saw more action or endured greater risks than the ones commanded by Felix ... (Read More)
 
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Ancient Ice Mummies
James H Dickson.
Publisher: History Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780752459356.  Daedalus Item Code: 41631
 
Celebrated from the moment of his incredible discovery in 1991, the frozen mummy dubbed "Ötzi the Iceman" was found high in the Alps, shot in the back by an arrow some 5200 years ago. James Dickson ... (Read More)
 
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Pharaohs and Queens: The British Museum Pocket Dictionary
Marcel Maree.
Publisher: British Museum Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780714131092.  Daedalus Item Code: 41436
 
Some 5,000 years ago, ancient Egypt was united under the first pharaoh, and these god-kings continued to rule for most of the next three millennia (with short breaks), until the conquest of Egypt by ... (Read More)
 
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