The World in Time

By Lapham’s Quarterly

By Lapham’s Quarterly

The World in Time

Ahab's Rolling Sea: A Natural History of Moby-Dick

Richard J. King


American Dialogue: The Founders and Us

Joseph J Ellis


Friends Divided: John Adams and Thomas Jefferson

Gordon S. Wood


The Year of Peril: America in 1942

Tracy Campbell


The Enchantments of Mammon: How Capitalism Became the...

Eugene McCarraher


Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

Yuval Noah Harari


The Swerve: How the World Became Modern

Stephen Greenblatt


Legacy of Ashes: The History of the CIA

Tim Weiner


The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer

Siddhartha Mukherjee


Common as Air

Lewis Hyde


April 1865: The Month That Saved America

Jay Winik


Dangerous Games: The Uses and Abuses of History

Margaret MacMillan


Be Like the Fox: Machiavelli in His World

Erica Benner


These Truths: A History of the United States

Jill Lepore