The best history books of all time
Our edit of the best books on history, spanning the birth of Christianity to Putin’s Russia.
As the oft-repeated quote by George Santayana goes, ‘Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it.’ The past fascinates historians and readers alike, and history has much to teach us about our present and future. Here’s our edit of the best history books of all time.
The true histories you might not have learnt at school
The best books on early history
The best books on World War Two
Discover our edit of the best novels set in World War Two.