Browse Books: History / Modern

Knowing What We Know: The Transmission of Knowledge: From Ancient Wisdom to Modern Magic By Simon Winchester Cover Image
These Truths: A History of the United States By Jill Lepore Cover Image
France: An Adventure History By Graham Robb Cover Image
Conquistadors and Aztecs: A History of the Fall of Tenochtitlan By Stefan Rinke Cover Image
How Democracies Die By Steven Levitsky, Daniel Ziblatt Cover Image
Rules: A Short History of What We Live by (Lawrence Stone Lectures #13) By Lorraine Daston Cover Image
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The Manuscripts Club: The People Behind a Thousand Years of Medieval Manuscripts By Christopher de Hamel Cover Image
The Cruelty Is the Point: Why Trump's America Endures By Adam Serwer Cover Image
Supertall: How the World's Tallest Buildings Are Reshaping Our Cities and Our Lives By Stefan Al Cover Image
Scotland: The Global History: 1603 to the Present By Murray Pittock Cover Image
Tyranny of the Minority: Why American Democracy Reached the Breaking Point By Steven Levitsky, Daniel Ziblatt Cover Image
Dissolving Illusions: Disease, Vaccines, and The Forgotten History By Roman Bystrianyk, Suzanne Humphries Cover Image
An Atlas of Extinct Countries By Gideon Defoe Cover Image
Strongmen: Mussolini to the Present By Ruth Ben-Ghiat Cover Image
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Conflict: The Evolution of Warfare from 1945 to Ukraine By David Petraeus, Andrew Roberts Cover Image
The Address Book: What Street Addresses Reveal About Identity, Race, Wealth, and Power By Deirdre Mask Cover Image
Columbine By Dave Cullen Cover Image
For Profit: A History of Corporations By William Magnuson Cover Image
The Science of Reading: Information, Media, and Mind in Modern America By Adrian Johns Cover Image
On Every Tide: The Making and Remaking of the Irish World By Sean Connolly Cover Image