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10 Essential Historical Nonfiction Books

Take your mind off the current world with riveting true accounts of history's most poignant moments.

By Kelsey McConnell

The 16 Best Autobiographies To Change Your View of History

These unbelievable stories stretch beyond the pages of your average history book.

By Sarah Mangiola

Iwo Jima: The True Details of an Iconic Photograph in the Midst of Battle

Discover the essential account of the men who raised the flags during the Battle of Iwo Jima.

By Kelsey McConnell

10 War Books That Enlighten, Move, and Educate Their Readers

These books examine the burdens of battle, from the Revolutionary War to modern day Iraq.

By Kelsey McConnell

8 Fascinating Ancient History Books Whose Subjects Span the Globe

Witness the beginning of recorded history from Mexico to Mesopotamia.

By Orrin Grey

[CLOSED] Celebrate Black History Month with 4 Eye-Opening Books

Enter for a chance to win 4 books that dive into the moving and enlightening histories of black men and women.

By The Archive Staff

13 Books to Read for Black History Month

From great triumphs to continuing struggles, learn more about African American history with these books.

By Sarah Mangiola & Catherine Phelan

Cut Through the Chaos with These 10 French Revolution Books

Get a handle on the decade of instability that changed France—and the world—for good.

By Orrin Grey

12 Essential Books About Slavery in America

These eye-opening books will transport you to the darkest era of American history.

By MacKenzie Stuart

13 Essential Books About Martin Luther King Jr.

Over 90 years after his birth, we look back on King's legacy with these vital reads.

By Catherine Phelan

29 Eye-Opening Books About the Holocaust

From firsthand accounts to comprehensive studies, these books examine the tragedies of the Holocaust.

By Catherine Phelan & Danielle Golds

Business Adventures: An Intimate Glimpse Into Corporate America

The timeless classic is Bill Gates’s favorite business book of all time.

By MacKenzie Stuart

10 Illuminating Books About Ancient Greece

Gain insight into the civilization that sculpted today's society.

By Kelsey McConnell

Ride the Brain Wave With Humble Bundle’s Latest Non-Fiction Offerings

Support EveryLibrary and get up to 28 books for as little as one dollar.

By The Archive Staff

Day of Infamy: Inside the Destruction of the Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbor

Historian Walter Lord recounts the bombing of major U.S. battleships and the heroics of the men on board.

By Olivia Mason & Kelsey McConnell

[CLOSED] Nab 10 Books That Will Revitalize Your Historical Interests

Enter for a chance to win 10 fascinating books that cover history from World War I to space mishaps.

By The Archive Staff

American Traitors: The Best Friends Who Sold Secrets to Soviet Russia

Meet two hard-partying geniuses that became Cold War operatives.

By Olivia Mason

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