Ancient History Books

Last updated: January 2, 2012
  1. The War of the Worlds.
    1. The War of the Worlds. by H. G. Wells Published: March 17, 2011 Score: 25.28
  2. The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer
    2. The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee Published: August 9, 2011 Score: 16.1
  3. Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies
    3. Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond Published: April 17, 1999 Score: 13.47
  4. Cleopatra: A Life
    4. Cleopatra: A Life by Stacy Schiff Published: September 6, 2011 Score: 9.18
  5. Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed: Revised Edition
    5. Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed: Revised Edition by Jared Diamond Published: January 4, 2011 Score: 8.82
  6. At Home: A Short History of Private Life
    6. At Home: A Short History of Private Life by Bill Bryson Published: October 4, 2011 Score: 7.82
  7. Pagan Christianity?: Exploring the Roots of Our Church Practices
    7. Pagan Christianity?: Exploring the Roots of Our Church Practices by Frank Viola, George Barna and Lloyd James Published: September 1, 2008 Score: 1.95
  8. Twelfth Planet: Book I of the Earth Chronicles (The Earth Chronicles)
    8. Twelfth Planet: Book I of the Earth Chronicles (The Earth Chronicles) by Zecharia Sitchin Published: March 27, 2007 Score: 1.84
  9. Fated: Torn Apart by History, Bound for Eternity
    9. Fated: Torn Apart by History, Bound for Eternity by Carolyn McCray Published: May 13, 2011 Score: 1.5
  10. The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves (P.S.)
    10. The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves (P.S.) by Matt Ridley Published: June 7, 2011 Score: 1.45
  11. The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined
    11. The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined by Steven Pinker Published: October 4, 2011 Score: 1.31
  12. Salt: A World History
    12. Salt: A World History by Mark Kurlansky Published: January 28, 2003 Score: 1.24
  13. Chariots of the Gods
    13. Chariots of the Gods by Erich von Däniken Published: January 1, 1999 Score: 1.19
  14. The Art of War
    14. The Art of War by Sun Tzu, Scott Brick and Shelly Frasier Published: December 15, 2002 Score: 1.03
  15. The Aeneid of Virgil: 35th Anniversary Edition
    15. The Aeneid of Virgil: 35th Anniversary Edition by Virgil, Barry Moser and Allen Mandelbaum Published: September 3, 2007 Score: 0.96
  16. 5000 Year Leap: 30 Year Anniversary Edition with Glenn Beck Foreword - includes Democracy in America, Federalist Papers and more
    16. 5000 Year Leap: 30 Year Anniversary Edition with Glenn Beck Foreword - includes Democracy in America, Federalist Papers and more by James Madison, Alexander Hamilton, John Jay and Alexis de Tocqueville Published: July 21, 2007 Score: 0.95
  17. The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius
    17. The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius by Marcus Aurelius and George Long Published: March 30, 2004 Score: 0.91
  18. King Solomon's Mines
    18. King Solomon's Mines by H. Rider Haggard and John Richmond Published: April 1, 2000 Score: 0.84
  19. The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable
    19. The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable by Nassim Nicholas Taleb Score: 0.8
  20. The 5000 Year Leap (Original Authorized Edition)
    20. The 5000 Year Leap (Original Authorized Edition) by W. Cleon Skousen Score: 0.77
  21. Code Book: The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography
    21. Code Book: The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography by Simon Singh Published: January 1, 1999 Score: 0.75
  22. Civilization: The West and the Rest
    22. Civilization: The West and the Rest by Niall Ferguson Published: November 1, 2011 Score: 0.75
  23. Nefertiti
    23. Nefertiti by Michelle Moran and Cassandra Campbell Published: July 31, 2007 Score: 0.75
  24. Peony in Love: A Novel
    24. Peony in Love: A Novel by Lisa See and Janet Song Published: June 15, 2007 Score: 0.72
  25. Why the West Rules--for Now: The Patterns of History, and What They Reveal About the Future
    25. Why the West Rules--for Now: The Patterns of History, and What They Reveal About the Future by Ian Morris Published: October 25, 2011 Score: 0.71

See also:

  1. History Books
  2. Prehistory Books
  3. Ancient Egyptians History Books
  4. Aztec History Books
  5. Early Civilization History Books
  6. Ancient African History Books
  7. Assyria, Babylonia & Sumer History Books
  8. Mayan History Books
  9. Ancient China History Books
  10. Russian History Books
  11. African History Books
  12. European History Books
  13. History of Australia & Oceania Books
  14. US History Books
  15. History of the Middle East Books
  16. Gay & Lesbian History Books
  17. Italian Cooking, Food & Wine Books
  18. Nursing Gerontology
  19. Iraq War History Books
  20. Specific Locations Geology
  21. Teen Horror Books
  22. Children's Encyclopedias
  23. Performing Arts Dance Books
  24. Banks & Banking Books
  25. History of Serbia Books
  26. Washington Travel Guides
  27. Seoul Travel Guides
  28. Biographies & Memoirs of People - ( W )