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By Snyder, Timothy, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Vintage Books, 2019
With the end of the Cold War, the victory of liberal democracy was thought to be final. Observers declared the end of history, confident in a peaceful...

By Frankopan, Peter, author
Paperback. English.
Published Rearsby: Clipper Large Print Books, 2019
When 'The Silk Roads' was published in 2015, it became an instant classic. A major reassessment of world history, it compelled us to look at the past...

By Moller, Violet, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Picador, 2019
Violet Moller traces the journey taken by the ideas of three of the greatest scientists of antiquity - Euclid, Galen and Ptolemy - through seven cities...

By Tyerman, Christopher, author
Hardback. English.
Published New Haven: Yale University Press, [2019]
Throughout the Middle Ages crusading was justified by religious ideology, but the resulting military campaigns were fueled by concrete objectives: land...

By Hartnell, Jack, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Profile Books, 2019
Dripping with blood and gold, fetishised and tortured, gateway to earthly delights and point of contact with the divine, forcibly divided and powerful...

Hardback. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019
First edition
'The Oxford Illustrated History of the World' is the story of humanity itself, from earliest times to the present day, and the changes - good and bad -...

By Christian, David, 1946- author
Paperback. English.
Published UK: Penguin Books, 2019
How did we get from the Big Bang to today's staggering complexity, in which seven billion humans are connected into networks powerful enough to transform...

By Andress, David, 1969- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Head of Zeus, 2018
The author, professor of modern history at the University of Portsmouth, argues that we are suffering from an attack of social and cultural confusion...

By Rogan, Eugene L., author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin Books, 2018
Revised and updated edition All formats and editions (2)
Eugene Rogan has written an authoritative new history of the Arabs in the modern world. Starting with the Ottoman conquests in the 16th century, this...

By Burleigh, Michael, 1955- author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Pan Books, 2018
In the decades since the end of the Second World War, it has been widely assumed that the western model of liberal democracy and free trade is the way...
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