5299 best books about history

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Hard Times: An Oral History of the Great Depression
Hard Times: An Oral History of the Great Depression

In this unique recreation of one of the most dramatic periods in modern American history, Studs Terkel recaptures the...

views: 67, published: 03.08.2018
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Warfare and the Third Reich: The Rise and Fall of Hitler's Armed Forces
Warfare and the Third Reich: The Rise and Fall of Hitler's Armed Forces

Warfare and the Third Reich is divided into three parts, which consider separately the German land and naval forces,...

views: 62, published: 29.09.2018
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The Fate of Their Country: Politicians, Slavery Extension, and the Coming of the Civil War
The Fate of Their Country: Politicians, Slavery Extension, and the Coming of the Civil War

How partisan politics lead to the Civil War What brought about the Civil War? Leading historian Michael F. Holt...

views: 46, published: 27.08.2018
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Mesopotamia: The Mighty Kings
Mesopotamia: The Mighty Kings

Readers assume the role of archaeologists, uncovering secrets of ancient civilizations. Stunning photographs and...

views: 43, published: 02.08.2018
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Caligula: The Corruption of Power
Caligula: The Corruption of Power

Was the Roman emperor Caligula really the depraved despot of popular legend? In this book - the first major...

views: 42, published: 01.08.2018
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No cover for Rise & Fall of the Greek Colonels
Rise & Fall of the Greek Colonels
views: 42, published: 09.08.2018
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Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster
Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster

A bank of clouds was assembling on the not-so-distant horizon, but journalist-mountaineer Jon Krakauer, standing on...

views: 40, published: 01.08.2018
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Welcome to Terrorland: Mohamed Atta the 9-11 Cover-up in Florida
Welcome to Terrorland: Mohamed Atta the 9-11 Cover-up in Florida

Investigating the associations of Mohamed Atta and other terrorist pilots in Venice, Florida, as they prepared for...

views: 36, published: 02.08.2018
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The Count-Duke of Olivares: The Statesman in an Age of Decline
The Count-Duke of Olivares: The Statesman in an Age of Decline

Don Gaspar de Guzmán, Count-Duke of Olivares (1587-1645), was the principal minister and favourite of Philip IV of...

views: 36, published: 04.08.2018
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The Encyclopedia of Infantry Weapon of World War II
The Encyclopedia of Infantry Weapon of World War II
views: 30, published: 11.08.2018
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War Between Brothers (The American Story)
War Between Brothers (The American Story)

Pivotal moments, memorable faces, coincidence and design - more than 200 years of them come together in these...

views: 27, published: 26.08.2018
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The Art of Warfare in the Age of Marlborough
The Art of Warfare in the Age of Marlborough

A detailed study of warfare in the early 1700s, when Marlborough and his commanders developed new tactics for...

views: 27, published: 01.08.2018
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The Book of Puka-Puka
The Book of Puka-Puka
views: 27, published: 29.08.2018
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Poor Richard's Almanack
Poor Richard's Almanack

A collection of Ben Franklin's timeless maxims, rules, and aphorisms.

views: 27, published: 25.08.2018
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The Work of Nations: Preparing Ourselves for 21st Century Capitalism
The Work of Nations: Preparing Ourselves for 21st Century Capitalism

There is no longer such a thing as an American economy, say Robert Reich at the beginning of this brilliant book. ...

views: 27, published: 07.09.2018
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The Golden Ratio: The Story of Phi, the World's Most Astonishing Number
The Golden Ratio: The Story of Phi, the World's Most Astonishing Number

Throughout history, thinkers from mathematicians to theologians have pondered the mysterious relationship between...

views: 26, published: 13.08.2018
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I Wouldn't Start From Here: A Misguided Tour of the Early 21st Century
I Wouldn't Start From Here: A Misguided Tour of the Early 21st Century

Andrew Mueller doesn't consider himself a "proper" journalist, and yet he's travelled from...

views: 25, published: 17.08.2018
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Guru English: South Asian Religion in a Cosmopolitan Language
Guru English: South Asian Religion in a Cosmopolitan Language

Guru English is a bold reconceptualization of the scope and meaning of cosmopolitanism, examining the language of...

views: 25, published: 03.08.2018
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Night Draws Near: Iraq's People in the Shadow of America's War
Night Draws Near: Iraq's People in the Shadow of America's War

Winner of the 2005 Los Angeles Times Book Prize A Washington Post Book World Top Five Nonfiction Book of the Year A...

views: 25, published: 28.08.2018
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Art and Beauty in the Middle Ages
Art and Beauty in the Middle Ages

In this authoritative, lively book, the celebrated Italian novelist and philosopher Umberto Eco presents a learned...

views: 25, published: 29.08.2018
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