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The bestselling history, archaeology and historical reference books, plus our recommendations in this category.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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Family Britain, 1951-1957

Family Britain, 1951-1957
by David Kynaston
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Bluestockings

Bluestockings
by Jane Robinson
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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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War that Ended Peace

War that Ended Peace
by Margaret MacMillan
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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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Strange Business

Strange Business
by James Hamilton
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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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Hard Times

Hard Times
by Tom Clark & Anthony Heath
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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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Wisdom of the Myths

Wisdom of the Myths
by Luc Ferry
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Under Another Sky

Under Another Sky
by Charlotte Higgins
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Fall of Rome

Fall of Rome
by Bryan Ward-Perkins
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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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Under Another Sky

Under Another Sky
by Charlotte Higgins
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American history View all >>

Searchers

Searchers
by Glenn Frankel
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One Summer

One Summer
by Bill Bryson
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Hard Choices

Hard Choices
by Hillary Rodham Clinton
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Black Jacobins

Black Jacobins
by C L R James
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European View all >>

Ancient Paths

Ancient Paths
by Graham Robb
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Danubia

Danubia
by Simon Winder
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Engineers of Victory

Engineers of Victory
by Paul Kennedy
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War that Ended Peace

War that Ended Peace
by Margaret MacMillan
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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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Capital in the Twenty-First Century

Capital in the Twenty-First Century
by Thomas Piketty
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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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2Retiring with Attitude
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3When the Lamps Went Out
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6Hard Times
Tom Clark & Anthony Heath
7Bad Banks
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8Cursed Victory
Ahron Bregman
9H is for Hawk
Helen Macdonald
10This Boy
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