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1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created


Uncovering the New World Columbus Created

From the author of 1491— the best-selling study of the pre-Columbian Americas—a deeply engaging new...

Europe and the People Without History

Offering insight and equal consideration into the societies of the "civilized" and "uncivilized"...

The Black Diggers: Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders in the Second World War

The Black Diggers (2nd ed.)

Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders in the Second World War


This book explores the war effort of Aboriginal and Islander Australians during the Second World War...

The World from 1450 to 1700

Wills takes a fresh look at one of the most fascinating and tumultuous periods in world history. The...

Historical Thinking

Since ancient times, the pundits have lamented young people's lack of historical knowledge and...

The Oxford History of Modern Europe
OUP Oxford (2000)

Combining readability with authority, this book covers Europe's turbulent history from the French...

World History For Dummies
Wiley (2009)

Now updated! Your personal tour guide to the history of the world Want to know more about global...

The History of the Thirty Years' War: Volume I

Tensions between Catholic and Protestant factions of the Roman Empire erupted into what became know...

Early Modern Europe, 1450–1789

Thoroughly updated best-selling textbook with new learning features. This acclaimed textbook has...

The Greatest Generation

The instant classic that changed the way we saw World War II and an entire generation of Americans,...