Beste geschiedenisboeken: een top 25, een top 29 en een top 100

Beste geschiedenisboeken
Beste geschiedenisboeken

Beste geschiedenisboeken: een top 25, een top 29 en een top 100

Een geweldige lijst met geweldige boeken. Met bekende boeken van Tuchman, Toynbee, Arendt en Isaacson. Maar ook vele minder bekende boeken die je wat meer leren over de wereld waarin we vandaag de dag leven. Zie hieronder de lijsten.

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Beste geschiedenisboeken: een top 25, een top 29 en een top 100
1 A Study of History The Little Red Guard Leonardo da Vinci
Arnold J. Toynbee Wenguang Huang Walter Isaacson
2 The Making of the English Working Class Stalin’s Englishman A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived
E. P. Thompson Andrew Lownie Adam Rutherford
3 The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean World in the Age of Philip II The March of Folly: From Troy to Vietnam Killers of the Flower Moon
Fernand Braudel Barbara W. Tuchman David Grann
4 The Age of Revolution: 1789-1848 Eichmann in Jerusalem Michelangelo: His Epic Life
Eric Hobsbawm Hannah Arendt Martin Gayford
5 The Radicalism of the American Revolution Magna Carta Brunelleschi’s Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture
Gordon S. Wood David Starkey Ross King
6 Plagues and Peoples The Tudors The Vatican: All the Paintings
William H. McNeill G.J. Meyer Anja Grebe
7 The Sources of Social Power A People’s History of the United States Napoleon: A Life
Michael Mann Howard Zinn Andrew Roberts
8 The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Beautiful Idiots and Brilliant Lunatics Martin Luther: The Man Who Rediscovered God and Changed the World
Edward Gibbon Rob Baker Eric Metaxas
9 What Is History? SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story
E. H. Carr Mary Beard Douglas Preston

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10 The Inheritance of Rome: Illuminating the Dark Ages 400-1000 Games Without Rules: The Often-Interrupted History of Afghanistan Ancient Mexico and Central America: Archaeology and Culture History
Chris Wickham Tamim Ansary Susan Toby Evans
11 The Contours of American History The Sea and Civilization: A Maritime History of the World The Human Bone Manual
William Appleman Williams Lincoln Paine Tim D White
12 The Origins of The Second World War The Secret History of the Mongol Queens by Greater Gotham: A History of New York City from 1898 to 1919
A.J.P. Taylor Jack Weatherford Mike Wallace
13 The Peloponnesian War Headstrong – 52 Women Who Changed Science and the World The Women Who Flew for Hitler
Donald Kagan Rachel Swaby Clare Mulley
14 A People's History of the United States The English and Their History by Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam
Howard Zinn Robert Tombs Mark Bowden
15 The Black Jacobins A Little History of the World Killing England: The Brutal Struggle for American Independence
C.L.R. James E.H. Gombrich Bill O’Reilly en Martin Dugard
16 The Great Transformation: The Political and Economic Origins of Our Time Men at War The Templars: The Rise and Spectacular Fall of God’s Holy Warriors
Karl Polanyi Christopher Coker Dan Jones
17 Liberty before Liberalism Night Walking Ali: A Life
Quentin Skinner Matthew Beaumont Jonathan Eig
18 Gender and the Politics of History Napoleon the Great Scars of Independence: America’s Violent Birth
Joan Scott Andrew Roberts Holger Hoock
19 Search for Modern China Hitler: Ascent 1889-1939 The Holocaust: A New History
Jonathan Spence Volker Ullrich Laurence Rees

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20 Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era Valiant Ambition The Unwomanly Face of War: An Oral History of Women in World War II
James M. McPherson Nathaniel Philbrick Swetlana Alexievich
21 The Great Divergence: China; Europe and the Making of the Modern World Economy Histories The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America’s Shining Women
Kenneth Pomeranz Herodotus Kate Moore
22 Nature's Metropolis: Chicago and the Great West D-Day Through German Eyes One Long Night: A Global History of Concentration Camps
William Cronon Holger Eckhertz Andrea Pitzer
23 The Strange Death of Liberal England: 1910-1914 Rise and Fall of Great Powers Lincoln in the Bardo
George Dangerfield Paul Kennedy George Saunders
24 Religion and the Decline of Magic Guns; Germs and Steel Black Fortunes: The Story of the First Six African Americans Who Escaped Slavery and Became Millionaires
Keith Thomas Jared Diamond Shomari Wills

zie hier de top 10 meest beroemde opgravingen in onze geschiedenis.

25 The American Political Tradition: And the Men Who Made it Stalingrad The Story of the Jews
Richard Hofstadter Antony Beevor Simon Schama
26  A History of the Ancient World (Greece & Rome): Rome The Guns of August
Michael Rostovtzeff Barbara Tuchman
27 The Guns of August Why Nations Fail
Barbara Tuchman Daron Acemoglu en James A. Robinson
28 Hidden From History: 300 Years of Women's Oppression and the Fight Against It 28. Game of Queens
Sheila Rowbotham | Under $1.00 Sarah Gristwood
29 The Century of Revolution: 1603-1714 Ten Restaurants That Changed America
Christopher Hill Paul Freedman
30 Postwar: A History of Europe Since 1945
Tony Judt
31 A Preponderance of Power: National Security; the Truman Administration and the Cold War
Melvyn Leffler
32 The Venture of Islam
Marshall G. S. Hodgson
33 The Sinews of Power: War; Money and the English State 1688-1783
John Brewer
34 Coercion; Capital and European States: AD 990 – 1992
Charles Tilly
35 Orientalism
Edward W. Said
36 A History of the Arab Peoples
Albert Hourani
37 Commoners: Common Right; Enclosure and Social Change in England
J. M. Neeson
38 Free Soil; Free Labor; Free Men: The Ideology of the Republican Party before the Civil War
Eric Foner
39 The Annals: The Reigns of Tiberius; Claudius and Nero
Cornelius Tacitus
40 Mass and Elite in Democratic Athens: Rhetoric; Ideology and the Power of the People
Josiah Ober
41 The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy
Jacob Burckhardt
42 American Holocaust: The Conquest of the New World
David E. Stannard
43 The Great Chain of Being
Arthur O. Lovejoy
44 Guns; Germs and Steel
Jared Diamond
45 The American Age: United States Foreign Policy at Home and Abroad 1750 to the Present
Walter LaFeber | Under $1.0
56 Britain's Gulag: The Brutal End of Empire in Kenya
Caroline Elkins
47 Reflections on the Cuban Missile Crisis
Raymond Garthoff
48 The Landscape of History
John Lewis Gaddis
49 Imagined Communities
Benedict Anderson
50 The Destruction of the European Jews
Raul Hilberg
51 Famine: A Short History
Cormac O Grada
52 Imperial China 900-1800
F. W. Mote
53 The Historian's Craft
Marc Bloch
54 How Europe Underdeveloped Africa
Walter Rodney
55 African Perspectives on Colonialism
Albert Adu Boahen
56 A History of Russia
Nicholas Riasanovsky; Mark Steinberg
57 The Discovery of India
Jawaharlal Nehru
58 A Savage War of Peace: Algeria 1954-1962
Alistair Horne
59 The Fall of Rome: And the End of Civilization
Bryan Ward-Perkins
60 The City in History
Lewis Mumford
61 The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers
Paul Kennedy
62 The French Revolution: From its Origins to 1793
Georges Lefebvre
63 The Political Economy of Merchant Empires: State Power and World Trade 1350-1750
James D. Tracy
64 The Great War and Modern Memory
Paul Fussell
65 The Cheese and the Worms: The Cosmos of a Sixteenth-Century Miller
Carlo Ginzburg
66 The Korean War: A History
Bruce Cumings
67 The Idea of History
R. G. Collingwood
68 History of the Byzantine State
George Ostrogorsky
69 Age of the Democratic Revolution
R. R. Palmer
70 The Crowd in History
George Rude
71 History of the Russian Revolution
Leon Trotsky
72 The Many-Headed Hydra: Sailors; Slaves; Commoners and the Hidden History of the Revolutionary Atlantic
Peter Linebaugh; Marcus Rediker
73 Africa: A Modern History
Guy Arnold
74 The Conquest of the Incas
John Hemming
75 The Decision to Use the Atomic Bomb
Gar Alperovitz
76 American Slavery: 1619-1877
Peter Kolchin
77 The Battle For Homestead 1880-1892: Politics; Culture and Steel
Paul Krause
78 Zapata and the Mexican Revolution
John Womack
79 Reformation
Diarmaid MacCulloch
80 Anatomy of a War: Vietnam; the United States and the Modern Historical Experience
Gabriel Kolko
81 The Face of Battle
John Keegan
82 The Great War: 1914-1918
Marc Ferro
83 Radical Enlightenment: Philosophy and the Making of Modernity 1650-1750
Jonathan I. Israel
84 Europe and the People Without History
Eric R. Wolf
85 The History of Sexuality
Michel Foucault
86 Kingdoms and Communities in Western Europe 900-1300
Susan Reynolds
87 Something New Under the Sun: An Environmental History of the Twentieth-Century World
J. R. McNeill
88 Elementary Aspects of Peasant Insurgency in Colonial India
Ranajit Guha en James Scott
89 The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine
Ilan Pappe
90 Colonial Empires and Armies 1815-1960
Victor Kiernan
91 History of the Italian People
Giuliano Procacci
92 Bond Men Made Free: Medieval Peasant Movements and the English Rising of 1381
Rodney Hilton
93 Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent
Eduardo Galeano
94 The Military Revolution: Military Innovation and the Rise of the West 1500-1800
Geoffrey Parker
95 Ancient Egypt: Anatomy of a Civilisation
Barry J. Kemp
96 Revolutionary Russia 1891-1991: A History
Orlando Figes
97 The Brenner Debate: Agrarian Class Structure and Economic Development in Pre-industrial Europe
T. H. Aston; Robert Brenner; C. H. E. Philpin
98 Society and Culture in Early Modern France
Natalie Zemon Davis
99 The Machiavellian Moment: Florentine Political Thought and the Atlantic Republican Tradition
J. G. A. Pocock
100 Empires of the Atlantic World: Britain and Spain in America 1492-1830
John H. Elliott

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