King and Lawrence E. Stager (2001). For instance, was this history a romantic account written by a soldier who participated in the struggles it chronicles and does it stereotype and vilify the enemy? Best Sellers in History of Religions #1. The suggested reading at the end of each chapter provides a wonderful selection of equally readable texts (at least among ones I've read). Overpopulation and deforestation had nearly stripped the country of trees, and it was very possible the Japanese islands could have ended up like modern-day Haiti or Madagascar, denuded and impoverished. The Early Chinese Empires: Qin and Han. Advise and Consent by Allen Drury. In From The Cold: Latin America's New Encounter With the Cold War by Gilbert M. Joseph and Daniela Spencer. The Bible Unearthed by Israel Finkelstein and Neil Asher Silberman. 4.5 out of 5 stars 12,697. A History of Chile: Enduring Editions by Luis Galdames. *The Kingdom of the Hittites by Trevor Bryce. Early Japanese Railways 1853-1914: Engineering Triumphs That Transformed Meiji-era Japan by Dan Free: Surprisingly enough, is not just a book on trains. *Pyramid By David MacAulay illustrates the construction of the Egyptian pyramids. Routes to Slavery: Direction, Ethnicity, and Mortality in the Transatlantic Slave Trade By David Eltis and David Richardson. Kindle Edition. 2010). A History of Food by Maguelonne Toussaint-Samat. The Making of Modern Japan by Marius Jansen: This is the definitive work of modern era Japan. I've just finished this amazing book by William Dalrymple and I'm hooked on the narrative history genre. My Book About Cambridge History I’ve just completed a book about Cambridge history, a lot of time and love went into putting it together and would be grateful if … Lankov saw the last of the "Soviet years" in North Korea as an exchange student, and is one of the very rare people to lend the Russian perspective on NK in the Western press. Contra the picture of Tokugawa shogunate as a stable regime with a stagnant population size, Hayami focuses on the long-term trends that set up the explosive growth in the 19th century. Erik Larson (Goodreads Author) (shelved 3 times as interesting-history) avg rating 3.98 — 555,872 ratings — published 2003 … — Redditor theshadybird "My favorite audiobook so far is 'The Book Thief' by Markus Zusak, narrated by Allan Corduner, solely because Allan has a different voice for each character, something I could never recreate in my head. *From the Ptolemies to the Romans: Political and Economic Change in Egypt by Andrew Monson. They can tell us about their hopes and ideals, about their fears and their concerns about the world around them, they can give us a picture of how they might have imagined their world and what fantasies awoke in their daydreams or what monsters lurked in their nightmares. Mill By David MacAulay on 19th Century architecture. The First Edition is from the 1960s and while superceded by the Second, would be useful if it's the only thing a local library has. y Andre Schmid. I have to be honest here: I'm a full-on history nerd. It covers history, provides detailed and cited statistics, and gives insight to culture, art, social chances and upheavals, family and even romantic impact from living during all these wars. If you want to let us know about something that you think should be on this list, then please send us a mod mail. The gaming giant, who is the most hated company in the games industry, has received the Guinness World Record distinction for the most downvoted comment in Reddit history. While obviously focused on the Tang Dynasty, it is a solid place for a start as serious readers/history buffs can build off of this solid foundation as they research more on their own. This book tells that story. The best history books . How the World Was One by Arthur C. Clarke is a very good history of the growth of telecommunications. It's worth picking up Grabbe's book to help spot where he does so. It covers from prehistory to 1850 and is strongest in the Ancient/Classical and Late Medieval periods. An excellent overview of all the various aspects of daily life, from food and cooking ways to economics and trade, to clothing, to religion, this book is the place to start. *Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr. *The Life of P. T. Barnum, Written by Himself, *Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West, *Stayin' Alive: The 1970s and the Last Days of the Working Class, *Freedom Summer: The Savage Season That Made Mississippi Burn and Made America a Democracy, Before the Storm: Barry Goldwater and the Unmaking of the American Consensus, Man of the House: The Life & Political Memoirs of Speaker Tip O'Neill, Tip O' Neill and the Democratic Century: A Biography, *In Our Image: America's Empire in the Philippines, *Presidential Campaigns: From George Washington to George W. Bush, *Burr, Hamilton, and Jefferson: A Study in Character, *Duel: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, And The Future Of America, *1973 Nervous Breakdown: Watergate, Warhol, and the Birth of Post-Sixties America, Secrets: A Memoir of Vietnam and the Pentagon Papers, Test of Loyalty: Daniel Ellsberg and the Rituals of Secret Government, Wild Man: The Life and Times of Daniel Ellsberg, A Year Of Disobedience And A Criticality Of Conscience, *Reconstruction: America's Unfinished Revolution, 1863-1877, *The Origins of the First World War (New Approaches to European History), Delivered from Evil: The Saga of World War II, *Ordinary Men: Reserve Police Battalion 101 and the Final Solution in Poland, Eagle Against the Sun: The American War With Japan, War Without Mercy: Race and Power in the Pacific War, Nazi Seizure of Power: The Experience of a Single German Town 1922-1945, Between Two Fires: Europe's Path in the 1930s, *The Wages of Destruction: The Making and Breaking of the Nazi Economy, *With the Old Breed: At Peleliu and Okinawa, *The Good War: An Oral History of World War II, *World War II Behind Closed Doors: Stalin, The Nazis and the West, The Deadly Embrace: Hitler, Stalin, and the Nazi-Soviet Pact 1939-1941, *The Holocaust: A History of the Jews of Europe During the Second World War, *Savage Continent: Europe in the Aftermath of World War II, Absolute War: Soviet Russia in the Second World War, Hitler's War in the East, 1941-1945: A Critical Assessment, *The Role of the Soviet Union in the Second World War: A Re-examination, Why Stalin's Soldiers Fought: The Red Army's Military Effectiveness in World War II, *GUNS AGAINST THE REICH: Memoirs of an Artillery Officer on the Eastern Front, *PANZER DESTROYER: Memoirs of a Red Army Tank Commander, Through the Maelstrom: A Red Army Soldier's War on the Eastern Front, 1942-1945, *Red Road From Stalingrad: Recollections Of A Soviet Infantryman, *Red Star Against the Swastika: The Story of a Soviet Pilot over the Eastern Front, *Penalty Strike: The Memoirs of a Red Army Penal Company Commander, 1943-45, *A Stranger to Myself: The Inhumanity of War : Russia, 1941-1944, *BARBAROSSA DERAILED: THE BATTLE FOR SMOLENSK 10 JULY-10 SEPTEMBER 1941 VOLUME 1: The German Advance, The Encirclement Battle, and the First and Second Soviet Counteroffensives, 10 July-24 August 1941, Barbarossa Derailed: The Battle for Smolensk 10 July-10 September 1941 Volume 2: The German Offensives on the Flanks and the Third Soviet Counteroffensive, 25 August-10 September 1941, *Operation Barbarossa and Germany's Defeat in the East, *Operation Typhoon: Hitler's March on Moscow, October 1941, *THE VIAZ'MA CATASTROPHE, 1941: The Red Army's Disastrous Stand against Operation Typhoon, *What Stalin Knew: The Enigma of Barbarossa, *War of Annihilation: Combat and Genocide on the Eastern Front, 1941, Germany and the Second World War: Volume IV: The Attack on the Soviet Union, Stalingrad: How the Red Army Survived the German Onslaught, *Enemy at the Gates: The Battle for Stalingrad, To the Gates of Stalingrad: Soviet-German Combat Operations, April-August 1942, Armageddon in Stalingrad: September-November 1942, Stopped at Stalingrad: The Luftwaffe and Hitler's Defeat in the East, 1942-1943, Demolishing the Myth: The Tank Battle at Prokhorovka, Kursk, July 1943: An Operational Narrative, Barbarossa: The Air Battle July-December 1941, Stalingrad: The Air Battle: 1942-January 1943, Bagration to Berlin: The Final Air Battles in the East 1944-1945, Black Cross/Red Star : Vol. Not of Pure Blood: The Free People of Color and Racial Prejudice in Nineteenth-century Puerto Rico By Jay Kinsbruner. Suitable for all ages but best for more advanced readers. IB BOOKS; PAST PAPERS. The West Indies: Patterns of Development, Culture, and Environmental Change Since 1492 by David Watts. Truly, an amazing book that I simply cannot put down. Recommended for ages 5-12. View Gallery. Users can download over 50 million PDFs from the site. Myers (2010). Reddit; Pocket; Flipboard; Pinterest; Linkedin; OUT Life and Style . This volume covers the period between 220-618 CE. Do you love a sweeping overview of an era? China's Rise in Historical Perspective edited by Brantly Womack: If anyone is seriously interested in what trends have shaped the current Chinese political landscape, this is the book to read. Great study of Reconstruction from the perspective of former slaves and their descendants. The novels and adaptations based on history offer us a perspective and a human story to place on the sometimes inhuman or hard to imagine events and individuals in our own history. This list has a hand-picked selection of books, documentaries, TV series, podcasts and Youtube series that stand out for their high-quality, accuracy, and appeal. This book of his talks about India’s history after it gained independence from the British. An exhaustive examination of the history of postwar North Korean propaganda, and how it's developed and changed to reflect the Kim regime's priorities and politics. Famine in North Korea: Markets, Aid, and Reform by Stephen Haggard and Marcus Noland (2009). A. The series does not take the more direct route, that one would find in the Cambridge histories. 4.6 out of 5 stars 1,001. Attila: King of the Huns: The Man and the Myth by Patrick Howarth. It wonderfully fills a fairly obvious gap for a quick and dirty reference for recent discoveries. This Is China: The First 5,000 Years by Haiwang Yuan: This should be the standard text in every introductory class to Chinese history. It's never going to be complete and we probably won't include many suggestions, but we've expanded it to include some historical works we consider "must-reads": This list has some of the fictional accounts passed down through the ages. The go-to source for all questions on daily life in ancient Israel (in the Bronze and Iron ages). Vandon and Prevost. Find the top 100 most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. Life in Biblical Israel by Philip J. I knew nothing about the Great Game and now I'm looking for another book that will make me discover historical events in smooth fashion. Incidents in the Life Of A Slave Girl This slave narrative by Harriet Ann Jacobs was originally published in 1861 just as the American Civil War began. Fascinating and moving social history at its best. Pride Month is as much a month of celebration as it is a month of reflection. (Available on Kindle), *The Demography of Roman Egypt by Roger S. Bagnall and Bruce W. Frier who compiled over 300 census returns with dates ranging from the 1st to 3rd Century AD and then applied techniques from modern demography to discover information about the population of Roman Egypt from birth to death. RULE 13 - Piracy is strictly forbidden, as per the Discord Community Guidelines. 1. $11.17 #3. More than cover Chinese history, it is a great book to illustrate the fact that trying to understand all of Chinese history at once is impossible and is as much art and dynamic dialogue as it is inexact science and lively academia. The Ancient Engineers by L. Sprague De Camp. Daily Lives of Civilians in Wartime Asia: From the Taiping Rebellion to the Vietnam War by Stewart Lone: Fairly straightforward. Which history books did we miss? A counterpart to Autumn in the Heavenly Kingdom, What Remains shifts the focus from the diplomats, politicians, and generals to the millions of people who suffered the grand miseries of war; how they fed themselves (and often failed to do so), how they buried the dead (many of whom littered the countryside for decades), how they marked their allegiances on their bodies, how they commemorated the dead, and how they made moral sense of a catastrophe without equal. McGregor dives deep and brings up a treasure trove of knowledge about the mechanics of the strange political system where the Party is the government while pretending not to be, putting faces to names and names to faces, and the corruption that runs to the very core of the system. /r/History is a place for discussions about history. Important: Notice the heading here! No Memorabilia, Family History, or Genealogy. This list of the best history books includes bestsellers, Pulizter Prize winners and editor's picks from distinguished historians and biographers. Historia Civilis Another animated Youtube series that focuses on Roman history, warfare and aspects of Roman culture and politics as well as occasionally looking at other civilizations and time periods. He provides history and analysis while his masterful writing prevents it all from burying the reader. Liverani stands out as being perhaps the truest scholar of the Ancient Near East generally to write on the history of Israel, and this is valuable on that basis alone. In 2012, Yishan Wong, the site's then-CEO, stated, "We stand for free speech.This means we are not going to ban distasteful subreddits. Interesting History Books Showing 1-50 of 180 The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America (Hardcover) by. Find the top 100 most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. Reddit; Email; Related to Books. Family, Fields and Ancestors by Eastman (1988) - a detailed study of the life of rural Chinese farmers in Qing China, and how little life had changed through war and revolution into the 20th century. It's a pretty good overview that starts with the Ming and goes through the late 1980s. Frontier Contact Between Choson Korea and Tokugawa Japan by James B Lewis: This book is a study of the Japan House of Busan during Tokugawa Japan and late Joseon Korea, and how contacts between Koreans and Japanese created an interconnected economy in southeastern Korea and southwestern Japan. New Historical Fiction Books for 2021 | Penguin Random House The Confucian Transformation of Korea: A Study of Society and Ideology by Martina Deuchler: This book is an important work of social history that explores how the introduction and application of Neo-Confucianism changed the life of Koreans on a more everyday level and borrows from anthropology. Cathedral: The Story of its Construction By David MacAulay on the architecture of cathedrals using detailed illustrations. Which history books did we miss? The Bronze Bow By Elizabeth George Speare tells the story of fictional Daniel Bar Jamin, a hot-headed young rebel in Roman occupied Judea. As We Saw Them by Masao Miyoshi is a highly readable account of the first Japanese mission to the west. Che Guevara Speaks: Selected Speeches and Writings By Ernesto Guevara, Edited By George Lavan. It is also important to note that what ancient accounts we do have had to be translated and copied through the ages, often passing through several languages before being translated into the surviving editions we have here. Attractively translated by Teruko Craig, it depicts the life of a man born into a family with the hereditary privilege of audience with the shogun, yet he shamelessly consorted with the riffraff of Edo, ran a protection racket, lied, cheated, and stole....Craig is to be commended for the felicity of her translation and for her clear presentation of a complex social order in the Introduction....Anyone interested in Japanese history and society or in how people interact with each other in whatever age or place will enjoy reading this book. It also does well at torpedoing national mythology. Sun Yat Sen by Bergere (1998) - an authoritative portrait of the only man revered by both the Nationalists and Communists as a Founding Father of modern China. I am so excited to read my new books and celebrate Black History Month :) thank you so much secret Santa!!! Jan. 21, 2016. advertisement *Egypt in the Age of Cleopatra By Michael Chauveau. Meanwhile, it is currently the world’s largest online publishing company of eBooks that focuses on short and practical books, IT, … Recommended for ages 5-12. When young Dorian finds that all age and damage is inflicted on a portrait of his likeness rather than his own body he believes himself to be immortal, but finds that even the power of the portrait cannot absolve his soul of the damage he inflicts upon it. AMA with Dr. Alex Wellerstein on his upcoming book "RESTRICTED DATA: The History of Nuclear Secrecy in the United States" April 9, 2021. And The Man in the High Castle is among the most well-known books that tackle that question. It's not a hard read, but extremely informative. There is a lot of decent historical fiction out there that can give you a good idea for a certain period in French history. The Oxford Handbook of Roman Egypt by Christina Riggs. The Internet is a go-to source for learning about history, but don’t forget about the numerous libraries all across the globe that are home to some of the world’s best history books. Manning. The account of the nineteenth century is particularly vivid. Ancient China for Kids Best for ages 5-12. Suitable for all ages but best for more advanced readers. 2 - Resurgence: January - June 1942, Black Cross Red Star: The Air War Over the Eastern Front Volume 3, War of Extermination: The German Military in World War II, *Hitler's Army: Soldiers, Nazis, and War in the Third Reich, The Myth of the Eastern Front: The Nazi-Soviet War in American Popular Culture, *The Unknown Eastern Front: The Wehrmacht and Hitler's Foreign Soldiers, Stalin's Guerrillas: Soviet Partisans in World War II, *Harvest of Despair: Life and Death in Ukraine under Nazi Rule, *Nazi Empire-Building and the Holocaust in Ukraine, *Erased: Vanishing Traces of Jewish Galicia in Present-Day Ukraine, The Shoah in Ukraine: History, Testimony, Memorialization, Red Army Tank Commanders: The Armored Guards, *Marshal of Victory: The Autobiography of General Georgy Zhukov, *Stalin's General: The Life of Georgy Zhukov, *Field Marshal von Manstein: The Janus Head / A Portrait, *Hitler's Commander: Field Marshal Walther Model--Hitler's Favorite General, Cultural atlas of Mesopotamia and the ancient Near East, The Great Caliphs: The Golden Age of the 'Abbasid Empire, Greek Thought, Arabic Culture: The Graeco-Arabic Translation Movement in Baghdad and Early 'Abbasid Society, *The First Dynasty of Islam: The Umayyad Caliphate, The Crusades: The Authoritative History of the War for the Holy Land, The Ottoman Empire: The Classical Age 1300-1600, A Brief History of the Late Ottoman Empire, *A History of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, *Six Days of War: June 1967 and the Making of the Modern Middle East, *The Yom Kippur War: The Epic Encounter That Transformed the Middle East, *Beware of Small States: Lebanon, Battleground of the Middle East, Armies in the Sand: the Struggle for Mecca and Medina, *The Decline & Fall of the Ottoman Empire, The State of Africa: A History of the Continent Since Independence, We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed with Our Families, *Diamonds, Gold, and War: The British, the Boers, and the Making of South Africa, The African Colonial State in Comparative Perspective, *The Cost of Death: The Social and Economic Value of Ancient Egyptian Funerary Art in the Ramesside Period, Commerce and Economy in Ancient Egypt: Proceedings from the 3rd International Congress for Young Egyptologists, 2009, *The Woman Who Would Be King: Hatshepsut's Rise to Power in Ancient Egypt, *Chronicle of a Pharaoh: The Intimate Life of Amenhotep III, *Gods and Men in Ancient Egypt: 3000 BCE to 395 CE, Egyptian Mythology: A Guide to the Gods, Goddesses and Traditions of Ancient Egypt, Conception of God in Ancient Egypt: The One and the Many, *Exploring the Life, Myth and Art of Ancient Egypt, *The Instructions of Ptahhotep and The Instructions of Ke'Gemni, The Art and Architecture of Ancient Egypt, The Art of Ancient Egypt: Revised Edition, Naukratis: Greek Diversity In Egypt - Studies on East Greek Pottery and Exchange in the Eastern Mediterranean, *Visualizing the Afterlife in the Tombs of Graeco-Roman Egypt, *The Last Pharaohs: Egypt Under the Ptolemies, 305-30 BC, Women and Society In Greek and Roman Egypt: A Sourcebook, *Hellenistic and Roman Egypt: Sources and Approaches, *Women's Letters from Ancient Egypt: 300 BC-AD 800, Religion in Roman Egypt: Assimilation and Resistance, *Egypt In Italy: Visions of Egypt in Imperial Roman Culture, *Kerkeosiris: An Egyptian Village in the Ptolemaic Period, *From the Ptolemies to the Romans: Political and Economic Change in Egypt, *Agriculture and Taxation in Early Ptolemaic Egypt: Demotic Land Surveys and Accounts, *Money in Ptolemaic Egypt: From the Macedonian Conquest to the End of the 3rd Century BCE, *Money and Prices in the Papyri, Ptolemaic Period, *Land and Power in Ptolemaic Egypt: The Structure of Land Tenure 332-30 BCE, A Short History of China: From Ancient Dynasties to Economic Powerhouse, Korea's Place in the Sun: A Modern History (Updated), *Early India: From the Origins to AD 1300, *A History of Ancient and Early Medieval India: from the Stone Age to the 12th Century, *The Oxford History India from the Earliest Times to 1911, *India's Struggle for Independence, 1857-1947, *Born In Blood and Fire: A Concise History of Latin America: Fourth Edition, *The Oxford Handbook of Latin American History, *Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent: 2009 edition, Ancient Maya: The Rise and Fall of a Rainforest Civilization, Ancient Mexico and Central America: Archaeology and Culture History, In From The Cold: Latin America's New Encounter With the Cold War, Revolution and Revolutionaries: Guerrilla Movements in Latin America, The History of Latin America: A Collision of Cultures, The Oxford History of Latin American Economics, Liberators: Latin America's Struggle for Independence, Politics of Latin America: The Power Game: 4th Edition, Short History of Brazil, A : From Pre-Colonial Peoples to Modern Economic Miracle, The Paraguay Reader: History, Culture, Politics, San Martin: Argentine Soldier, American Hero, Cochrane in the Pacific: Fortune and Freedom in Spanish America, Francisco de Miranda: A Transatlantic Life in the Age of Revolution, Power in the Isthmus: A Political History of Modern Central America, Columbia Before Independence: Economy, Society and Politics under Bourbon Rule, Democracy and Socialism in Sandinista Nicaragua, *Race, colonialism, and social transformation in Latin America and the Caribbean, African Slavery in Latin America and the Caribbean, Haiti: The Tumultuous History - From Pearl of the Caribbean to Broken Nation, Vodou in Haitian Life and Culture: Invisible Powers, Routes to Slavery: Direction, Ethnicity, and Mortality in the Transatlantic Slave Trade, Not of Pure Blood: The Free People of Color and Racial Prejudice in Nineteenth-century Puerto Rico, The West Indies: Patterns of Development, Culture, and Environmental Change Since 1492, Reminiscences of the Cuban Revolutionary War, Cuba on the Brink: Castro, the Missile Crisis and the Soviet Collapse, Cuba under Castro: Ambassadorial Reflections, Che Guevara Speaks: Selected Speeches and Writings, The Motorcycle Diaries: Notes on a Latin American Journey, Race In Cuba: Essays on the Revolution and Racial Inequality, *1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus, A Forest of Kings: The Untold Story of the Ancient Maya, Aztec Warfare: Imperial Expansion and Political Control, *Canada's First Nations: A History of Founding Peoples from Earliest Times, *American Holocaust: The Conquest of the New World, *To Die In This Way: Nicaraguan Indians and the Myth of the Mestizaje, *That Noble Dream: The 'Objectivity Question' and the American Historical Profession, Metahistory: The Historical Imagination in Nineteenth-Century Europe, The Secret of World History: Selected Writings on the Art and Science of History, (A free English translation is available to read online at Project Gutenberg), Here is the history Crash Course on Khan Academy, History on the Run: The Media and the '79 Election, 12 Byzantine Rulers: The History of The Byzantine Empire, Norman Centuries: A Norman History Podcast, The "You Wouldn't Want to Be..." book series, A History of the Roman World: 753 to 146 BC, *From the Gracchi to Nero: A History of Rome from 133 BC to AD 68 Volume 3, City: A Story of Roman Planning and Construction, Treasury of Norse Mythology: Stories of Intrigue, Trickery, Love, and Revenge, Original Journals of the Voyages of Cada Mosto by Cadamosto originally written ~1460. Similar to the title above but Rowlandson puts the emphasis on women, a task made more difficult by the comparative scarcity of contemporary evidence. (Both available on Kindle.). By Charlotte Ahlin. It includes some discussions pertaining to Troy and the Hittites as well. Covers the history of Costa Rica. Extra History An animated series from the makers of Extra Credits that looks at a wide selection of topics covering various areas of history. Francisco de Miranda: A Transatlantic Life in the Age of Revolution by Karen Racine : The Precursor, Francisco de Miranda, the fascinating character that got Spanish American independence rolling. Audible Audiobook. General histories, social histories, political/military histories, and biographies are all good. Updated hourly. Fiction *I, Claudius by Robert Graves. The recommended reading list. Mosque By David MacAulay is another beautifully illustrated book on the history of architecture this time looking at Medieval mosques. Pretty much THE book on the issue. The original recommended reading list thread that started it it all. *Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent: 2009 edition By Eduardo Galeano. by Lester Grabbe. /r/History is a place for discussions about history. Here you go. History of Japan by Engelbert Kaempfer is a primary account, first published in 1727, of a German physician/naturalist, employed by the Dutch East India Company, who was one of the few Europeans to travel through Japan during the Tokugawa period. An excellent general history of Korea under the Japanese empire, Kim il-Sung's life and rise to power, and how the North Korean government developed the way it did. Doesn't have to be from the same era or same culture. North of the DMZ: Essays on Daily Life in North Korea by Andrei Lankov (2007). Democracy and Socialism in Sandinista Nicaragua By Harry E. Vandon and Gary Prevost. A must-read for anyone looking to expand their knowledge of the Egypt in Late Antiquity. KCD history books? 2009). Reddit (/ ˈ r ɛ d ɪ t /, stylized in all lowercase) is a social news aggregation, web content rating, and discussion website, recently including livestream content through Reddit Public Access Network.. The perspectives of the contributors are diverse, and so are the topics covered, which include religious cosmology, identity crises in wake of the revolution, ecological issues, and international relations. This list has been mainly compiled by the excellent users over at /r/AskHistorians. The "Who Was" book series This series with 120+ plus titles is made up of kid-friendly and illustrated biographies of famous leaders, artists, scientists and inventors from ancient Rome to the United States. $2.99 #2. 1, Operation Barbarossa 1941, Black Cross / Red Star: The Air War Over The Eastern Front, Vol. The book is not only a story of a supremely significant figure in Roman history, but a reminder that some women don't need a hashtag to get the respect they deserve. Religion in Roman Egypt: Assimilation and Resistance by David Frankfurter. This is a somewhat more serious subreddit compared to many others. Suitable for all ages but best for more advanced readers. Recommended for ages 5-12. Blood and Soil: A World History of Genocide and Extermination from Sparta to darfur by Ben Kiernan. Race In Cuba: Essays on the Revolution and Racial Inequality by Esteban Morales Domínguez, Gary Prevost, and August Nimtz. Biblical History and Israel's Past: the changing study of the Bible and History, Megan B. Moore and Brad E. Kelle (2011). (Available on Kindle). 1600 to 2000 (Second Edition, 2010) have long been a key primary source collection for studying Japanese history in English. 1 and 2, The Cult of the Saints: Its Rise and Function in Latin Christianity, The Body and Society: Men, Women, and Sexual Renunciation in Early Christianity, Resurrection of the Body in Western Christianity, 200-1336, *Western Society and the Church in the Middle Ages, The Dawn of the Reformation: Essays in Late Medieval and Early Reformation Thought, The Craft of Thought: Meditation, Rhetoric, and the Making of Images, 400-1200, *The Book of Memory: A Study of Memory in Medieval Culture, A History of the English-Speaking Peoples, *The Oxford History of the French Revolution, *Lords of Finance: The Bankers Who Broke the World, *Dungeon, Fire and Sword: The Knights Templar in the Crusades, Twilight of the Habsburgs: The Life and Times of Emperor Francis Joseph, Agincourt: Henry V and the Battle That Made England, The Celts: The People Who Came Out of the Darkness, A.D. 1000: A World on the Brink of Apocalypse, *Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956, *Empires of the Sea: the Siege of Malta, the Battle of Lepanto, and the Contest for the Center of the World, *Rubicon: The Last Years of the Roman Republic, Persian Fire: The First World Empire and the Battle for the West, Cicero: The Life and Times of Rome's Greatest Politician, Augustus: The Life of Rome's First Emperor, The Roman Emperors: A Biographical Guide to the Rulers of Imperial Rome 318 B.C.
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