An outstanding new edition of Plutarch, the inventor of biography, focused on five lives that remade the Roman world.
A brilliant microhistory of the sex toy that ultimately tells the story of our changing sexual mores and evolving cultural values.
Amid the devastation of war rise the first stirrings of freedom in this absorbing, ground-level narrative by an acclaimed historian.
This bold new history recovers the American Revolution, as seen through the eyes of Boston-born painter John Singleton Copley.
Combining epic history with rich family stories, Michael Korda chronicles the outbreak of the Second World War and the great events that led to Dunkirk.