Best new History books in 2016



History books that will change your view of reality. The best books of this year that will bring the past to life in vivid detail.
The Vore selects the top best History books of 2016. Which modern authors can compete with Eric Hobsbawm, E. P. Thompson & Carter G. Woodson in the History genre?

History2017
Popular AuthorsBoris Johnson, Russell Shorto & Mary Beard
Must-readsThe Churchill factor, Amsterdam: A History of the World's Most Liberal City & SPQR: A history of ancient Rome

10 new History books 2016 top list

Recent History books with reviews, ratings, similar books & download/buy links.

  1. A Very English Scandal: Sex, Lies and a Murder Plot at the Heart of the Establishment (05-05-2016)
  2. History author John Preston

    AuthorJohn Preston (The Dig )
    PublisherViking
    Keywordsaccurate • biographical • critically acclaimed • page-turner •
    CountryUnited Kingdom •
    Similar booksInk
    Pages304
    Goodreads Review4.30/5
    LinkOfficial website
    Buy/stream itAmazon - iTunes

  3. SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome (09-11-2015)
  4. History author Mary Beard

    AuthorMary Beard (The Fires of Vesuvius: Pompeii Lost and Found )
    PublisherLiveright Publishing Corp./W.W. Norton & Company
    Keywordsextraordinary • insightful • magnificent •
    CountryUnited Kingdom •
    Similar booksAugustus: First Emperor of Rome by Adrian Goldsworthy
    Pages606
    Goodreads Review4.15/5
    LinkOfficial website
    Buy/stream itAmazon - iTunes

  5. Rise of the Rocket Girls: The Women Who Propelled Us, from Missiles to the Moon to Mars (05-04-2016)
  6. History author Nathalia Holt

    AuthorNathalia Holt (Cured: How the Berlin Patients Defeated HIV and Forever Changed Medical Science )
    PublisherLittle, Brown and Company
    Keywordselusive • fascinating • historical • insightful •
    CountryUnited States •
    Similar booksThey Fought Like Demons: Women Soldiers in the American Civil War
    Pages352
    Goodreads Review4.13/5
    LinkOfficial website
    Buy/stream itAmazon - iTunes

  7. Brilliant Beacons: A History of the American Lighthouse (18-04-2016)
  8. History author Eric Jay Dolin

    AuthorEric Jay Dolin (Leviathan: The History of Whaling in America )
    PublisherLiveright
    Keywordsadventurous • memorable • unique •
    CountryUnited States •
    Similar booksFur, Fortune, and Empire: The Epic History of the Fur Trade in America
    Pages560
    Goodreads Review4.33/5
    LinkOfficial website
    Buy/stream itAmazon - iTunes

  9. Imbeciles: The Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the Sterilization of Carrie Buck (01-03-2016)
  10. History author Adam Cohen

    AuthorAdam Cohen (American Pharaoh: Mayor Richard J. Daley - His Battle for Chicago and the Nation )
    PublisherPenguin Press
    Keywordsengrossing • fascinating • heartbreaking •
    CountryUnited States •
    Similar booksDissent and the Supreme Court: Its Role in the Court's History and the Nation's Constitutional Dialogue
    Pages416
    Goodreads Review3.78/5
    LinkOfficial website
    Buy/stream itAmazon - iTunes

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