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#1
Tartans of Scotland
James D. Scarlett.
Publisher: Lutterworth.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780718819309.  Daedalus Item Code: 52465
 
First published in 1972 and revised in 1974, this concise guide to the tartans of Scotland illustrates the traditional woven patterns of 52 clans and provides brief historical profiles. An ... (Read More)
 
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#2
American Rose: A Nation Laid Bare: The Life and Times of Gypsy Rose Lee
Karen Abbott.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812978513.  Daedalus Item Code: 51943
 
A strutting, bawdy, yet surprisingly erudite stripper, Gypsy Rose Lee possessed a gift for delivering exactly what America needed to forget about the Great Depression. Karen Abbott, author of Sin ... (Read More)
 
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#3
Loose Cannons: 101 Myths, Mishaps, and Misadventurers of Military History
Graeme Donald.
Publisher: Lyons Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780762777945.  Daedalus Item Code: 51364
 
From the author of Sticklers, Sideburns, and Bikinis comes this funny, often irreverent look at 2,000 years of lies, inaccuracies, propaganda, deceit, downright foolishness, and little-known ... (Read More)
 
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#4
Titanic Style: Dress and Fashion on the Voyage
Grace Evans.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781620871997.  Daedalus Item Code: 52153
 
Illustrated with vintage advertisements and catalog photos throughout, this surprising perspective on the Titanic disaster views the ship as a microcosm of post-Edwardian society, seen through ... (Read More)
 
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#5
Madison and Jefferson
Andrew Burstein & Nancy Isenberg.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812979008.  Daedalus Item Code: 51965
 
The enduring friendship between the third and fourth presidents has long been the stuff of legend, with James Madison usually being relegated to the role of Thomas Jefferson's lieutenant. As this ... (Read More)
 
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#6
A Brief Guide to Private Life in Britain's Stately Homes: Masters and Servants in the Golden Age
Michael Paterson.
Publisher: Running Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780762447220.  Daedalus Item Code: 51768
 
The years leading up to World War I marked the twilight of the golden age of British country houses, and the end of an era when social opulence and formality of manners attained the highest level. ... (Read More)
 
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#7
The Man Who Shot the Man Who Shot Lincoln: And 44 Other Forgotten Figures From History
Graeme Donald.
Publisher: Lyons Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780762774289.  Daedalus Item Code: 51320
 
How did a countess almost assassinate Winston Churchill with a knife? Who betrayed Anne Frank and her family? Who invented the bra? And did you know that John Wilkes Booth's brother saved the life of ... (Read More)
 
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#8
The Mark of the Scots: Their Astonishing Contributions to History, Science, Democracy, Literature, and the Arts
Duncan A. Bruce.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781629141947.  Daedalus Item Code: 52144
 
Even though less than one-half of one percent of the people of the world can claim Scottish ancestry, Scots have certainly made their mark in European and American history. Nearly 11 percent of all ... (Read More)
 
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#9
The Classics: All You Need to Know, from Zeus's Throne to the Fall of Rome
Caroline Taggart.
Publisher: Reader's Digest.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781606521328.  Daedalus Item Code: 52211
 
This fun little book is a boon for former students who are now a little foggy on why Cicero was such a big name in ancient Rome. The author of I Used to Know That, Caroline Taggart gives us ... (Read More)
 
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#10
True Crime: The Infamous Villains of Modern History and Their Hideous Crimes
Martin Fido & David Southwell.
Publisher: Carlton.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781780974101.  Daedalus Item Code: 51755
 
From Jack the Ripper to Tammy Faye Bakker, and from Lizzie Borden to Osama bin Laden, this compendium charts 200 years of human vice and violence. Arranged chronologically and with its short essays ... (Read More)
 
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