2301 books (116 pages) in this category
by Anthony Reid
A History of Southeast Asia: Critical Crossroads presents a comprehensive history of Southeast Asia from our earliest knowledge of its civilizations and religious patterns up to the present day. Incorporates environmental, social, economic, and
by Marc Van De Mieroop
Incorporating the latest scholarly research, the third edition of A History of the Ancient Near East ca. 3000?323 BC presents a comprehensive overview of the multicultural civilizations of the ancient Near East. Integrates the most up-to-date ...
by Albert Hourani
Following the Arab Spring, a fully updated new edition of this ever popular classic of modern history. ...
by Jonathan M. Hall
A History of the Archaic Greek World offers a theme-based approach to the development of the Greek world in the years 1200-479 BCE. Updated and extended in this edition to include two new sections, expanded geographical coverage, a guide to ...
The complete story: from Egypt to ebook
by Roderick Cave
At this crucial time for the future of books as we know them today, this volume tells the story of the book from the very beginning. ...
by B. H. Liddell Hart
Liddell Hart's History of the First World War first appeared in 1930 and is widely regarded as one of the greatest, most cogent accounts of the conflict ever published. A leading military strategist and historian who fought on the Western ...
by B. H. Liddell Hart
First published in 1970, the year after his death, Liddell Hart's A History of the Second World War is a highly acclaimed account by one of the greatest military writers of the twentieth century. Providing searing insights and drawing on an ...
by Andrew Marr
Our understanding of world history is changing, as new discoveries are made on all the continents and old prejudices are being challenged. In this truly global journey Andrew Marr revisits some of the traditional epic stories, from classical ...
by Michael O'Mara
The history of our world can be told through numbers. Numbers can illuminate the broad sweep of history, from vast movements of populations and the expansion of empires to the effects of technological achievements or climatic change. They also ...
by Bronwen Riley
An evocation of a journey from Rome, the heart of Empire, to Hadrian's Wall during the reign of the emperor Hadrian. It is AD 130. Rome is the dazzling heart of a vast empire and Hadrian its most complex and compelling ruler. Faraway Britannia ...
Captain Charles Cox and His Australian Cavalrymen
by Craig Wilcox
In 1899, on the eve of the Boer War, Captain Charles Cox from Parramatta took 100 Australian cavalrymen to train with the British army in England. These military apprentices became British soldiers as well as Australian ones. But everything went
365 Days of City Life in Diaries, Journals and Letters
by Travis Elborough
The perfect book for all who live in or love the eternal, ever-changing city of London. From Samuel Pepys to Alan Bennett come vividly evoking moments in the lives of Londoners in the past and recent past. ...
The Outbreak of World War I and the Collapse of the Habsburg Empire
by Geoffrey Wawro
Tacitus's Germania From the Roman Empire to the Third Reich
The Assassination of Sister Maura
by Eileen Markey
From the Origins of the Human Race to the Arab Spring
by Gordon Kerr
Africa. The cradle of civilisation. From the dawn of human time in prehistoric Africa right through to the so-called Arab Spring of 2011, Gordon Kerr offers a comprehensive introduction to the sprawling history of this enormous continent. He ...