Reading By Category: History ( 28 / 289 )

  1. 1066

    The Year of the Conquest

    David Howarth

    1977

  2. A People’s History of the United States

    Howard Zinn

    1992

  3. American Nations

    A History of the 11 Rival Regional Cultures of North America

    Colin Woodard

    2011

  4. Confederates in the Attic

    Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War

    Tony Horwitz

    1998

  5. Daily Life in the United States, 1920-1940

    How Americans Lived Through the Roaring Twenties and the Great Depression

    David E. Kyvig

    2002

  6. Eisenhower

    The White House Years

    Jim Newton

    2011

  7. Hail, Hail, Euphoria

    The Marx Brothers in Duck Soup

    Roy Blount, Jr.

    2010

  8. Hard Times

    An Oral History of the Great Depression

    Studs Terkel

    1970

  9. In The Wake of the Plague

    The Black Death & the World it Made

    Norman Cantor

    2001

  10. Kissinger 1973

    The Crucial Year

    Alistair Horne

    2009

  11. Life In Year One

    What The World Was Like In First-Century Palestine

    Scott Korb

    2010

  12. Longitude

    Dava Sobel

    1995

  13. Midnight Rising

    John Brown & the Raid that Sparked the Civil War

    Tony Horwitz

    2011

  14. Mr. Citizen

    Harry S Truman

    1960

  15. Nixonland

    The Rise of a President and the Fracturing of America

    Rick Perlstein

    2008

  16. Off The Record With FDR

    The War Years 1942-1945

    William D. Hassett

    1958

  17. Polk

    The Man who Transformed the Presidency and America

    Walter K. Borneman

    2008

  18. Six Months In 1945

    FDR, Stalin, Churchill & Truman - from World War to Cold War

    Michael Dobbs

    2012

  19. Stars In Their Courses

    The Gettysburg Campaign, June-July 1863

    Shelby Foote

    1963

  20. The American Civil War

    A Military History

    John Keegan

    2009

  21. The Haldeman Diaries

    Inside The Nixon White House

    H.R. Haldeman

    1993

  22. The Imperial Presidency

    Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.

    1973

  23. The Johnstown Flood

    The Story Behind The 1889 Disaster

    David McCullough

    1968

  24. The Years of Lyndon Johnson

    The Passage of Power

    Robert A. Caro

    2012

  25. Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo

    Capt. Ted W. Lawson

    1943

  26. What Hath God Wrought

    The Transformation of America, 1815 - 1848

    Daniel Walker Howe

    2007

  27. Women’s Diaries of the Westward Journey

    1840-1870

    Lillian Schlissel

    1992

  28. Working

    People Talk About What They Do All Day and How They Feel About What They Do

    Studs Terkel

    1974

289 Books Read b/w January 2010 & November 2017 (in January 2010 the iPad was announced, fyi.)

That's 1 book every 10 days
or 3.04 books a month
for 7.92 years.

Each title on this list is a 100% real book, of course, not one was consumed on a device.

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