History books recommended by reddit

The most-mentioned books on r/history.

Guns, Germs, and Steel
35 users
1491
34 users
Ordinary Men
30 users
Genghis Khan
22 users
Lies My Teacher Told Me
22 users
Salt
19 users
Empire of the Summer Moon
19 users
The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich
19 users
A Distant Mirror
18 users
The First World War
18 users
Stalingrad
17 users
Cartoon History of the Universe Volumes 1-7
17 users
The Second World War
17 users
A People's History of The United States 1492- Present
16 users
Lost to the West
15 users
Rubicon
15 users
1493
14 users
The History of the Ancient World
14 users
The Making of the Atomic Bomb
14 users
Napoleon
13 users
A History of the World in 6 Glasses
13 users
The Time Traveler's Guide to Medieval England
13 users
The Sleepwalkers
12 users
Battle Cry of Freedom
12 users
The Thirty Years War
12 users
A Short History of Nearly Everything
12 users
The Conquest of New Spain
11 users
Dreadnought
11 users
The Guns of August
11 users
Paris 1919
11 users
The Search for Modern China
11 users
King Leopold's Ghost
11 users
Achilles in Vietnam
11 users
1177 B.C
11 users
1776
11 users
The Face of Battle
10 users
Postwar
10 users
Bloodlands
10 users
A World Undone
10 users
Rise and Fall Of The Great Powers
10 users
A Peace to End All Peace
10 users
The Crusades Through Arab Eyes
10 users
The Forgotten Soldier
10 users
The Penguin History of the World
10 users
The Coming of the Third Reich
9 users
Why the West Rules--for Now
9 users
On Killing
9 users
A World Lit Only by Fire
9 users
Persian Fire
9 users
Embracing Defeat
9 users
Soldat
9 users
The Wars of the Roses
9 users
Iron Kingdom
9 users
The Great Divergence
9 users
The Last Days of the Incas
9 users
Stalin
9 users
The Story of Civilization
9 users
The Great Game
9 users
Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan
8 users
Europe
8 users
The Plantagenets
8 users
Caesar
8 users
The Discoverers
8 users
Panzer Commander
8 users
Citizens
8 users
A History of Warfare
8 users
Augustus
8 users
Under the Black Flag
8 users
SPQR
8 users
Sapiens
7 users
A People's History of the United States
7 users
The Fall of Rome
7 users
With the Old Breed
7 users
Seven Myths of the Spanish Conquest
7 users
The Fall of the Roman Empire
7 users
A Little History of the World
7 users
Scipio Africanus
7 users
In the Garden of Beasts
7 users
Lawrence in Arabia
7 users
The Year 1000
7 users
Peter the Great
7 users
Nicholas and Alexandra
7 users
A Land So Strange
7 users
The Rise and Fall of Ancient Egypt
7 users
The Timetables of History
7 users
Team of Rivals
7 users
The Good Old Days
7 users
The Crusades
6 users
The Time Traveller's Guide to Medieval England
6 users
Hitler, The Germans, And The Final Solution
6 users
Europe Between the Oceans
6 users
Soldaten
6 users
The Devil in the White City
6 users
The Fatal Shore
6 users
The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors
6 users
After the Ice
6 users
A Short History of Byzantium
6 users
The Horse, the Wheel, and Language
6 users
Shattered Sword
6 users
ADay in the Life of Ancient Rome by Angela, Alberto
6 users