History books

The bestselling history, archaeology and historical reference books, plus our recommendations in this category.

Guardian branded history books View all >>

Pathways

Pathways
by Nicholas Rudd-Jones & David Stewart
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True North

True North
by Martin Wainwright
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Clue to Our Lives

Clue to Our Lives
by Sandy Balfour
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Morris Minor

Morris Minor
by Martin Wainwright
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Bluestockings

Bluestockings
by Jane Robinson
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Family Britain, 1951-1957

Family Britain, 1951-1957
by David Kynaston
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Hackney, That Rose-Red Empire

Hackney, That Rose-Red Empire
by Iain Sinclair
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Gomorrah

Gomorrah
by Roberto Saviano
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Military history View all >>

When the Lamps Went Out

When the Lamps Went Out
by Nigel Fountain
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Engineers of Victory

Engineers of Victory
by Paul Kennedy
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Village of Secrets

Village of Secrets
by Caroline Moorehead
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If it's Not Impossible...

If it's Not Impossible...
by Barbara Winton
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British history View all >>

When the Lamps Went Out

When the Lamps Went Out
by Nigel Fountain
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This Boy

This Boy
by Alan Johnson
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Harry's Last Stand

Harry's Last Stand
by Harry Leslie Smith
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Ten Cities That Made an Empire

Ten Cities That Made an Empire
by Tristram Hunt
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World history View all >>

When the Lamps Went Out

When the Lamps Went Out
by Nigel Fountain
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Cursed Victory

Cursed Victory
by Ahron Bregman
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Engineers of Victory

Engineers of Victory
by Paul Kennedy
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Great Race

Great Race
by David Hill
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Archaeology View all >>

Delphi

Delphi
by Michael Scott
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Confronting the Classics

Confronting the Classics
by Mary Beard
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Fall of Rome

Fall of Rome
by Bryan Ward-Perkins
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Vikings

Vikings
by Gareth Williams
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Ancient history View all >>

Ancient Paths

Ancient Paths
by Graham Robb
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Danubia

Danubia
by Simon Winder
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Mighty Dead

Mighty Dead
by Adam Nicolson
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Laughter in Ancient Rome

Laughter in Ancient Rome
by Mary Beard
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American history View all >>

Empire's Crossroads

Empire's Crossroads
by Carrie Gibson
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Hard Choices

Hard Choices
by Hillary Rodham Clinton
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Searchers

Searchers
by Glenn Frankel
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12 Years a Slave

12 Years a Slave
by Solomon Northup
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European View all >>

Engineers of Victory

Engineers of Victory
by Paul Kennedy
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Ancient Paths

Ancient Paths
by Graham Robb
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Danubia

Danubia
by Simon Winder
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Mighty Dead

Mighty Dead
by Adam Nicolson
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General/Reference View all >>

When the Lamps Went Out

When the Lamps Went Out
by Nigel Fountain
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This Boy

This Boy
by Alan Johnson
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Engineers of Victory

Engineers of Victory
by Paul Kennedy
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Capital in the Twenty-First Century

Capital in the Twenty-First Century
by Thomas Piketty
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