(Books popularity rank in r/history ) ⬆ = Book have more comments in r/askhistorians ⬇ = Book have comments in r/askhistorians ✘ = Not on top 120 Most Popular books on r/history 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus… Read More ›
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Guns, Germs, and Steel by Jared M. Diamond Ordinary Men by Christopher R. Browning 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus by Charles C. Mann Rubicon by Tom Holland Genghis Khan by Jack Weatherford Empire of the Summer… Read More ›
The Napoleonic Wars were a series of major conflicts pitting the French Empire and its allies, led by Napoleon I, against a fluctuating array of European powers formed into various coalitions, financed and usually led by the United Kingdom.
Geopolitics is the study of the effects of geography (human and physical) on politics and international relations.
Ranked by Historical Popularity Index (HPI) HPI — Name (Country of birth, Year) 31.109 — Homer (Turkey, -800) 30.440 — William Shakespeare (United Kingdom, 1564) 30.150 — Dante Alighieri (Italy, 1265) 29.881 — Virgil (Italy, -70) 29.742 — Sophocles (Greece, -496) 29.725 — Zoroaster (Afghanistan, -600) 29.499 — Aesop (Unknown, -620) 29.339 — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (Germany, 1749)… Read More ›
Who are the most famous philosophers from Germany? Based on MIT’s Historical Popularity Index Friedrich Nietzsche (1844, Röcken) ✰✰✰✰✰ 2. Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel (1770, Stuttgart) ✰✰✰✰✰ 3. Friedrich Engels (1820, Wuppertal) ✰✰✰✰ 4. Jürgen Habermas (1929, Düsseldorf) ✰✰ 5…. Read More ›
The best southern United States nonfiction books of all time judged by 130 literary experts and authors. 1. Let Us Now Praise Famous Men by James Agee 2. Black Boy by Richard Wright 3. The Mind of the South by W.J…. Read More ›
Great Books of the Western World is a series of books originally published in the United States in 1952, by Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., to present the Great Books in a 54-volume set. The Odyssey by Homer The Iliad by Homer… Read More ›