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Books Read: History

“The Good War”

An Oral History Of World War II

Studs Terkel1984

1066

The Year of the Conquest

David Howarth1977

A History of Knowledge

The Pivotal Events, People and Achievements of World History

Charles Van Doren1991

A People’s History of the United States

Howard Zinn1992

American Nations

A History of the 11 Rival Regional Cultures of North America

Colin Woodard2011

Confederates in the Attic

Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War

Tony Horwitz1998

Daily Life in the United States, 1920-1940

How Americans Lived Through the Roaring Twenties and the Great Depression

David E. Kyvig2002

Dean Acheson

The Cold War Years, 1953-1971

Douglas Brinkley1992

Eisenhower

The White House Years

Jim Newton2011

Flight of the Eagle

The Grand Strategies that Brought America from Colonial Dependence to World Leadership

Conrad Black2013

Hail, Hail, Euphoria

The Marx Brothers in Duck Soup

Roy Blount, Jr.2010

Hard Times

An Oral History of the Great Depression

Studs Terkel1970

In Review

Pictures I've Kept

Dwight D. Eisenhower1969

In The Wake of the Plague

The Black Death & the World it Made

Norman Cantor2001

Kissinger 1973

The Crucial Year

Alistair Horne2009

Life In Year One

What The World Was Like In First-Century Palestine

Scott Korb2010

Longitude

Dava Sobel1995

Midnight Rising

John Brown & the Raid that Sparked the Civil War

Tony Horwitz2011

Mr. Citizen

Harry S Truman1960

Nixonland

The Rise of a President and the Fracturing of America

Rick Perlstein2008

O Albany!

William Kennedy1983

Off The Record With FDR

The War Years 1942-1945

William D. Hassett1958

Polk

The Man who Transformed the Presidency and America

Walter K. Borneman2008

President Nixon

Alone In The White House

Richard Reeves2001

Rome At War

AD 293 - 696

Michael Whitby2002

Six Months In 1945

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

Michael Dobbs2012

Stars In Their Courses

The Gettysburg Campaign, June-July 1863

Shelby Foote1963

Street Without Joy

The French Debacle In Indochina

Bernard B. Fall1964

The American Civil War

A Military History

John Keegan2009

The Conquerors

Roosevelt, Truman & the Destruction of Hitler's Germany

Michael Beschloss2002