Famous History Books and Novels

Updated June 8, 2017 0 votes 2 voters 4.2k views705 items

List of famous history books, listed alphabetically with jacket cover images of the books when available. Information for these popular history books is included as well, such as the author's name and the book's publication date. This list includes the best history novels, textbooks, and stories, so use it to find books you haven't already read and add them to your reading list.

The list you're viewing is made up of books like The Hunger Games and A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court.

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