Social History Books

The Dawn of Everything: A New History of Humanity

David Wengrow and David Graeber


Rise: A Pop History of Asian America from the Nineties to Now

Phil Yu, Jeff Yang, et al.


A People's History of the United States

Howard Zinn


The Making of Asian America: A History

Erika Lee


The Stonewall Reader


When Brooklyn Was Queer: A History

Hugh Ryan


Secondhand Time: The Last of the Soviets

Svetlana Alexievich


The Ascent of Man

Jacob Bronowski


The Shattering: America in the 1960s

Kevin Boyle


The Quarantine Atlas: Mapping Global Life Under Covid-19

Laura Bliss and A. Bloomberg Citylab Project


Gullah Days: Hilton Head Islanders Before the Bridge 1861-1956

Carolyn Grant, Jr. Thomas C. Barnwell, et al.


Revolutionary Berlin: A Walking Guide

Nathaniel Flakin