8 Exciting New History Books to Dive Into

Check out the books everyone’s been buzzing about.

7 Sieges That Lasted Way Too Long

These years-long conflicts were grueling for everyone involved.

A Change in Weather Created Global Consequences in the 17th Century

Historian Geoffrey Parker explores how global cooling caused famine, war, and economic collapse in the 1600s.

9 Books About the History and the Hurdles of the Olympics Games

The Olympic Games have roots in a religious festival. Since their revival, they’ve become a platform for political statements and corporate byplay. 

The Cultural Impact of Volcanic Eruptions Throughout History

These natural disasters have had a surprising influence on art, music, and literature.

7 Stunning Underwater Shipwrecks That Turn Back the Tides of Time

Their preservation below the surface allows visitors a look back in time...

The Most Bizarre Historical Folk Remedies

Each of these so-called cures is stranger than the last.

8 Historical Female Rulers Who Challenged the Status Quo

These incredible women refused to wait on history's sidelines.

10 Books About the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Discover in-depth accounts of a conflict that’s been raging since World War II.

7 Awe-Inspiring Books about the Prehistoric Era

What were early humans like before the invention of writing?

Discover 7 of the Longest Wars in History

These military engagements dragged on for centuries.

8 Essential Books About the Middle East

Explore the region’s past and present.

The History Behind Strange Sayings

Idioms make up a huge part of our day-to-day language. But where do they come from?

8 Entertaining and Informative YouTube History Channels

The video-sharing site has content for every kind of history buff.

8 Culinary History Books That You’ll Want to Savor

Get your fill of history with these eye-opening gastronomy books.

10 Intriguing Art History Books

From art thieves and forgers to every shocking twist in between.