General & world history

The Vicar of Wakefield

Oliver Goldsmith



James Joyce


Land: How the Hunger for Ownership Shaped the Modern World

Simon Winchester


The Romanovs: 1613-1918

Simon Sebag Montefiore


Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin

Timothy Snyder


A Little History of the World

E. H. Gombrich and Clifford Harper


Kings of Shanghai

Jonathan Kaufman


Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind: (Patterns of Life)

Yuval Noah Harari


Age of Anger: A History of the Present

Pankaj Mishra


Belonging: The Story of the Jews 1492-1900

CBE Schama Simon


The First World War: A Very Short Introduction

University of Oxford & Yale University) Howard Michael (Emeritus Professor of Modern History