Descended from a Macedonian line of rulers, Cleopatra VII was the last queen of Egypt before it fell to Caesar Augustus.
We’re honoring America’s heroes with books that reveal what it's like to be in war.
Dissecting the tactics that have shaped some of the world's most famous conflicts.
The prolific author and historian was a leading expert on Nazi Germany and other momentous events.
These eye-opening books shed light on other cultures and communities.
By Orrin Grey
30 medics, nurses, and airmen found themselves trapped for over two months.
In the wake of Joseph L. Galloway’s death, we’re revisiting his iconic book on the conflict, We Were Soldiers Once...and Young.
Discover the historical effects of the nationwide ban on alcohol.
By Erin Hagan
What caused the bitter divide within Ireland—and how did it shape the country we know today?
This innovative mode of travel allowed people to make cross-country journeys in days rather than weeks or months.