Modern - General Books

Tyranny of the Minority: Why American Democracy Reached the...

Daniel Ziblatt and Steven Levitsky


How Democracies Die

Daniel Ziblatt and Steven Levitsky


France: An Adventure History

Graham Robb


These Truths: A History of the United States

Jill Lepore


Dissolving Illusions: Disease, Vaccines, and The Forgotten...

Suzanne Humphries and Roman Bystrianyk


An Atlas of Extinct Countries

Gideon Defoe


The Secret History of the World

Mark Booth



Dave Cullen


For Profit: A History of Corporations

William Magnuson


What the Greeks Did for Us

Tony Spawforth


Cruising: An Intimate History of a Radical Pastime

Alex Espinoza


Scarcity: A History from the Origins of Capitalism to the...

Carl Wennerlind and Fredrik Albritton Jonsson


Pan-Africanism: A History

Hakim Adi


Gay Berlin: Birthplace of a Modern Identity

Robert Beachy


The Great Sea: A Human History of the Mediterranean

David Abulafia


Violence: Six Sideways Reflections

Slavoj Zizek