Christmas gifts for history lovers

By Head of Zeus

By Head of Zeus

Philip and Alexander: Kings and Conquerors

Adrian Goldsworthy

£35.00 £32.55

Philip and Alexander of Macedon transformed a weak kingdom in northern Greece into a globe-spanning empire. In so doing, they changed the course of history.

Crusaders: An Epic History of the Wars for the Holy Lands

Dan Jones

£9.99 £9.29

Dan Jones, best-selling chronicler of the Middle Ages, turns his attention to the epic history of the Crusades. Discover the religious wars which have left an enduring imprint on relations between the Muslim world and the West.

The King in the North: The Life and Times of Oswald of Northumbria

Max Adams

£9.99 £9.29

The magisterial biography of Oswald Whiteblade, exiled prince of Northumbria, who returned in blood and glory to reclaim his birthright.

The World Aflame: The Long War, 1914-1945

Dan Jones and Marina Amaral

£25.00 £23.25

A fusion of amazing pictures and well-chosen and informative words, The World Aflame offers a moving - and often terrifying - perspective on the bloodiest century in human history.

Rome: Eternal City

Ferdinand Addis

£30.00 £27.90

The sweeping story of the city of Rome, told through twenty-two moments that shaped its history.