8 Eye-Opening Books About Modern History

These captivating reads explore rapid change and monumental shifts.

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1877

1877

By Michael A. Bellesiles

A Century of Ambivalence

A Century of Ambivalence

By Zvi Gitelman

Enemies and Neighbors

Enemies and Neighbors

By Ian Black

Rites of Spring

Rites of Spring

By Modris Eksteins

The Lords of Creation

The Lords of Creation

By Frederick Lewis Allen

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The Unbound Prometheus

By David S. Landes

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Mao’s Last Revolution

By Michael Schoenhals & Roderick MacFarquhar

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The Life and Death of the Spanish Republic

By Henry Buckley