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#1
The Secret Rescue: An Untold Story of American Nurses and Medics Behind Nazi Lines
Cate Lineberry.
Publisher: Little, Brown.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780316220224.  Daedalus Item Code: 60508
 
(Edgar Award Finalist) When 26 American flight nurses and medics were sent to evacuate wounded and sick troops in November 1943, they didn't anticipate their transport plane crash-landing in ... (Read More)
 
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#2
The Last Investigation: What Insiders Know About the Assassination of JFK
Gaeton Fonzi. Marie Fonzi, preface.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781626360785.  Daedalus Item Code: 53997
 
Investigative reporter Gaeton Fonzi became suspicious of the Warren Commission report on the assassination of John F. Kennedy after interviewing Arlen Specter, co-author of the report's "single ... (Read More)
 
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#3
Jane Austen's England
Roy & Lesley Adkins.
Publisher: Viking.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780670785841.  Daedalus Item Code: 61001
 
This cultural snapshot of everyday life in the world of Jane Austen, from the authors of Nelson's Trafalgar and The War for All the Oceans, explores the customs and culture of Austen's ... (Read More)
 
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#4
Life in the Third Reich: Daily Life in Nazi Germany, 1933–1945
Paul Roland.
Publisher: Arcturus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781785990199.  Daedalus Item Code: 61847
 
Questions have often been raised about the Germany of Hitler and the Nazi Party. How could a cultured, civilized nation stand by and let the Nazis impose their inhumane rule with so little attempt to ... (Read More)
 
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#5
Requiem for Steam: The Railroad Photographs of David Plowden
David Plowden, photog.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393079081.  Daedalus Item Code: 61187
 
A student of Aperture magazine founder Minor White, who once told him he possessed "the eye of a poet," David Plowden took his first photographs of railroads after receiving a Brownie box ... (Read More)
 
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#6
Double Entry: How the Merchants of Venice Created Modern Finance
Jane Gleeson-White.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393088960.  Daedalus Item Code: 61176
 
In a surprisingly entertaining history filled with colorful characters, Jane Gleeson-White takes us from the ancient origins of accounting in Mesopotamia to the frontiers of modern finance. At the ... (Read More)
 
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#7
Double Agent: The First Hero of World War II and How the FBI Outwitted and Destroyed a Nazi Spy Ring
Peter Duffy.
Publisher: Scribner.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781451667950.  Daedalus Item Code: 61225
 
"In the years preceding the U.S. entry into WWII, Germany had set up a sophisticated and productive espionage ring, effectively utilizing well-placed German Americans. They were able to infiltrate ... (Read More)
 
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#8
Cannibalism, Headhunting and Human Sacrifice in North America: A History Forgotten: A Vivid Account of the Barbaric Practices of Both Native Americans and European Explorers and Colonists
George Franklin Feldman.
Publisher: Alan Hood.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780911469332.  Daedalus Item Code: 61130
 
Much as we'd like to think that cannibalism is associated only with far-flung corners of the globe and the prehistoric past, this unsavory practice has a long history in North America, suggests ... (Read More)
 
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#9
The Roosevelts: An Intimate History
Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307700230.  Daedalus Item Code: 60819
 
The Emmy and Peabody Award–winning director of such PBS documentaries as The Civil War, Ken Burns once again teamed up with historian Geoffrey Ward—whose biography of Franklin Roosevelt won ... (Read More)
 
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#10
The Dragon Throne: China's Emperors from the Qin to the Manchu
Jonathan Fenby.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781784296292.  Daedalus Item Code: 61060
 
In their time they were the most powerful rulers on earth, including the mighty Qin Shi Huangdu, who ruled from 221 until 210 BC and began the construction of the Great Wall; the long-lived Han ... (Read More)
 
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