Books

Discover the best history books, from biographies and military history to riveting accounts of the past’s most fascinating moments. War books, historical fiction, and more populate these pages.

The Six Wives of Henry VIII

These women are fascinating figures in their own right.

8 Books About the Turn of the 20th Century

Explore an era of great development and change.

9 Wartime Pocket Manuals That Put You in a Soldier's State of Mind

These how-to guides will instantly transport you back in time.

10 Books About Powerful Families

Their rise, their fall, and every scandalous detail in between. 

5 Cleopatra Books That Unveil the Woman Behind the Myth

Descended from a Macedonian line of rulers, Cleopatra VII was the last queen of Egypt before it fell to Caesar Augustus.

The Best Biographies of 2021

From first ladies to rock stars, these were the year's best releases.

The Best History Books of 2021

Illuminating tales of the past you won't want to miss.

6 Graphic Novels for History Buffs

The past comes to life in a vivid new way, thanks to these historical graphic novels.

The Sherwood Rangers Were the First British Troops to Invade Nazi Germany

This light cavalry regiment spearheaded the Normandy landings and the Allied invasion of Germany.

8 Exciting New History Books to Dive Into

Check out the books everyone’s been buzzing about.

[CLOSED] GIVEAWAY: Win a Bundle of Illuminating WWII Books by James Holland

We're giving away 7 essential James Holland books—including his latest release.

9 Books to Read for Native American Heritage Month

These personal stories shed light on the modern Native American experience.

A Soldier’s Story: 19 War Books Told by Those Who Were There

We’re honoring America’s heroes with books that reveal what it's like to be in war.

10 World War I Novels That Shed New Light on the Conflict

Historical fiction breathes new life into the Great War.

8 Military Strategy Books That Analyze Warfare Across the Globe

Dissecting the tactics that have shaped some of the world's most famous conflicts.