History

Books Read (History)

A selection of books I've read, covering historical events and biographies.  This list is roughly organized by theme.


Author Biographies & Memoirs

Bridge, Horatio

Conrad, Joseph

Doyle, Arthur Conan

London, Jack


The Cold War

Havel, Václav
  • The Power of the Powerless

Kennedy, Robert F.

Mackinder, Halford

Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr
  • "Live Not by Lies"


Current Events & Figures

Brown, Kerry


Holocaust Memoirs
 
Blatt, Thomas Toivi
  • From the Ashes of Sobibor

ten Boom, Corrie
  • The Hiding Place

Wiesel, Elie

Maritime History

Chase, Owen
 
Cousteau, Jacques
  • The Silent World

 
North Korea

Bae, Kenneth
  • Not Forgotten: The True Story of My Imprisonment in North Korea


Albanov, Valerian
  • In the Land of White Death

Shackleton, Sir Ernest
  • South
  • In the Heart of the Antarctic 


T. E. Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia)

Korda, Michael
  • Hero: The Life and Legend of Lawrence of Arabia

Lawrence, T. E.

Mack, John E.



U.S. History


Ellis, Joseph J.



Women in History 

Fraser, Navarro
  • Evita: The Real Life of Eva Peron

Joan of Arc
  • Joan of Arc: In Her Own Words

Woolf, Virginia

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