Churchill’s ministry of unglentlemanly warfare, by Giles Milton

In the spring of 1939, a top secret organisation was founded in London: its purpose… Read More… Continue reading Churchill’s ministry of unglentlemanly warfare, by Giles Milton


The storied city, a dive into Timbuktu’s ancient and recent history

The storied city tells two tales of a city: The historical race to -discover- one… Read More… Continue reading The storied city, a dive into Timbuktu’s ancient and recent history


Darkness over Germany, a warning from history, by E. Amy Buller

Darkness Over Germany delivers a stark warning from history of how a man with little… Read More… Continue reading Darkness over Germany, a warning from history, by E. Amy Buller


Throwing fire: projectile technology through history, by Alfred W. Crosby

In Throwing Fire, historian Alfred W. Crosby looks at hard, accurate throwing and the manipulation… Read More… Continue reading Throwing fire: projectile technology through history, by Alfred W. Crosby


Women and the vote: a world history / L’atlas mondial des femmes

Before 1893 no woman anywhere in the world had the vote in a national election.… Read More… Continue reading Women and the vote: a world history / L’atlas mondial des femmes





Age of bronze: a thousand ships, by Eric Shanower

Daring heroes, breathtaking women, betrayals, love and death–the most spectacular war story ever told: The… Read More… Continue reading Age of bronze: a thousand ships, by Eric Shanower