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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...

By De Bellaigue, Christopher, 1971- author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Vintage Books, 2018
Telling the forgotten story of the Islamic Enlightenment, this title shows us how to look beyond sensationalist headlines to foster a genuine understanding...

By Olusoga, David, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Profile Books, 2018
Kenneth Clark's 1969 BBC series 'Civilisation' (note the singular) is perhaps the most celebrated documentary series ever made, except that it was entirely...

By Emmott, Bill, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Economist, 2018
In light of the UK's Brexit vote and the rise of nationalist and anti-establishment sentiment in America and Europe, this book is a timely analysis of...

By Donald, Graeme, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Michael O'Mara Books Limited, 2018
As Napoleon once observed, history is largely a set of lies agreed upon by the winners and, once a lie attains the dignity of age, it becomes the truth...

By Vinen, Richard, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Allen Lane, 2018
1968 saw an extraordinary range of protests across much of the western world. Some of these were genuinely revolutionary - around ten million French workers...

By Hartnell, Jack, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Wellcome Collection, 2018
Dripping with blood and gold, fetishized and tortured, gateway to earthly delights and point of contact with the divine, forcibly divided and powerful...

By Beard, Mary, 1955- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Profile Books, 2018
Kenneth Clark's 1969 BBC series 'Civilisation' is perhaps the most celebrated documentary series ever made, except that it was entirely of its time: patrician...
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