Bookdepository: 63 Best History Books


“History buffs, students, and simply those who appreciate a good story can explore the past through the best history books. These page-turners draw you in with tales of the world’s landmark moments, written by experts like Mary Beard and Andrew Roberts.” (bd)

General and World History Bestsellers

  1. Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls by Elena Favilli


2. Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari


3. The Silk Roads by Peter Frankopan


4. Guns, Germs And Steel by Jared Diamond


5. Bad Girls Throughout History by Ann Shen


6. Lessons of History by Will Durant


7. The Phantom Atlas by Edward Brooke-hitching


8. 100 Nasty Women of History by Hannah Jewell


9. Belonging by Simon Schama


10. Against the Grain by James C. Scott


11. A History of the World in 100 Objects by Neil MacGregor


12. History of the World in 500 Railway Journeys by Sarah Baxter


13. The Darkening Age by Catherine Nixey


14. Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari


15. A History of the World in 500 Walks by Sarah Baxter


16. Monash and Chauvel by Roland Perry


17. Drunken Botanist : The Plants That Create the World’s Great Drinks by Amy Stewart


18. Magicians of the Gods by Graham Hancock


19. 1177 B.C. by Eric H. Cline


20. The Story of the Jews by Simon Schama


21. The Dawn Watch by Maya Jasanoff


22. Istanbul by Bettany Hughes


Popular Archaeology Books

23. A History of the World in 100 Objects by Neil MacGregor


24. The Lost City of the Monkey God by Douglas Preston


25. Magicians of the Gods by Graham Hancock


26. Against the Grain by James C. Scott


27. 1177 B.C. by Eric H. Cline


28. Viking Britain by Tom Williams


29. When You Are Engulfed In Flames by David Sedaris


30. Pompeii by Mary Beard


31. A Brief History of Stonehenge by Aubrey Burl


32. Fingerprints Of The Gods by Graham Hancock


33. Fingerprints of the Gods by Graham Hancock


34. Workers by Sebastiao Salgado


35. The Making Of The British Landscape by Nicholas Crane


36. The Horse, the Wheel, and Language by David W. Anthony


37. Shakespeare’s Restless World by Neil MacGregor


38. Archaeology by Lord Colin Renfrew


39. The Woman In Blue by Elly Griffiths


40. The House at Sea’s End by Elly Griffiths


41. Egyptian Hieroglyphs for Complete Beginners by Bill Manley


42. The Making Of The British Landscape by Nicholas Crane


Military History Books

43. Man’s Search For Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl


44. The Complete MAUS by Art Spiegelman


45. The Choice by Edith Eger


46. Extreme Ownership by Jocko Willink


47. East West Street by Philippe Sands


48. Who Rules the World? by Noam Chomsky


49. Blitzed by Norman Ohler


50. Zero Six Bravo : 60 Special Forces. 100,000 Enemy. The Explosive True Story Damien Lewis


51. Churchill’s Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare by Giles Milton


52. No Front Line by Chris Masters


53. Ordinary Men : Reserve Police Battalion 11 and the Final Solution in Poland Christopher R. Browning


54. The Art of War by Sun Tzu


55. The Unwomanly Face of War by Svetlana Alexievich


56. Monash and Chauvel by Roland Perry


57. Goodbye Christopher Robin by Ann Thwaite


58. Safe: How to stay safe in a dangerous world by Chris Ryan


59. Focke-Wulf Fw200: The Condor at War 1939–1945 by Chris Goss


60. The Zookeeper’s Wife by Diane Ackerman


61. Gurkha by Colour Sergeant Kailash Limbu


62. The Holocaust by Laurence Rees


63. SAS by Ben Macintyre



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