The King in the North: The Life and Times of Oswald of Northumbria by Max Adams $25

Marlborough: England’s Fragile Genius by Richard Holmes $30

Wellington: The Iron Duke by Richard Holmes $25

Frederick the Great by Giles MacDonogh

William Wilberforce; The Life of the Great Anti-Slave Trade Campaigner by William Hague $30

Washington: A Life by Ron Chernow $30

Salisbury: Victorian Titan by Andrew Roberts $35

David Livingstone: Africa’s Greatest Explorer: The Man, The Missionary and The Myth by Paul Bayly $25

The Frock-Coated Communist: The Revolutionary Life of Friedrich Engels $25

Karl Marx by Francis Wheen $25

FDR by Jean Edward Smith $30


The Story of the Jews: Finding The Words 1000BCE – 1492CE by Simon Schama $30

Merchant, Soldier, Sage: A New History of Power by David Priestland $20

The Last Crusaders: The Hundred-Year Battle for the Centre of the World by Barnaby Rogerson $30

Carnage and Culture: Landmark Battles in the Rise of Western Power by Victor Davis Hanson $25

Europe: The Struggle For Supremacy 1453 to the Present by Brendan Simms $30

Reformation: Europe’s House Divided 1490-1700 by Diarmaid McCulloch $35

Civil War: The Wars of the Three Kingdoms 1638-1660 by Trevor Royle $35

D-Day: The Battle For Normandy by Antony Beevor $25

World War Two Behind Closed Doors: Stalin, The Nazis and the West by Laurence Rees $20

Six Months in 1945: From World War to Cold War by Michael Dobbs $20

Ghosts of Empire: Britain’s Legacies in the Modern World by Kwasi Kwarteng $25

The Ascent of Money: A Financial History of the World by Niall Ferguson $25

How Paris Became Paris: The Invention of the Modern City by Jean Dejean $25

Paris To The Past: Traveling Through French History By Train by Ina Caro $20