Random House: Bringing You the Best in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Books
Authors
Books
eBooks
Newletters and Alerts
1000 or more books in History

Subscribe to the Random House What's New Newsletter.

Your Email Address:

Subscribe to our RSS/XML feed with web-based news readers.
Click your choice:

RSS
RSS PDF
Atom Feed
Add to Google

Browse Category

Find more History books by browsing the categories below.

History:

History:

Sort: Author   Bestselling  Format   Date   Price   Title  
With the Old Breed
With the Old Breed
Written by E.B. Sledge
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307549587
Our Price: $7.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
With the Old Breed
At Peleliu and Okinawa
Written by E.B. Sledge


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2008
Price: $7.99

“Eugene Sledge became more than a legend with his memoir, With The Old Breed. He became a chronicler, a historian, a storyteller who turns the extremes of the war in the Pacific—the terror, the camaraderie, the banal and the extraordinary—into terms we mortals can grasp.”—Tom Hanks

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

In The Wall Street... Read more >
Also available as a paperback and a trade paperback.
The Looming Tower
The Looming Tower
Written by Lawrence Wright
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400030842
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Looming Tower
Al Qaeda and the Road to 9/11
Written by Lawrence Wright


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2007
Price: $16.95

UPDATED AND WITH A NEW AFTERWORD

National Book Award Finalist

A Time, Newsweek, Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, and New York Times Book Review Best Book of the Year

A gripping narrative that spans five decades, The Looming Tower explains in unprecedented detail the growth of Islamic fundamentalism, the rise of al-Qaeda, and the intelligence...

Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Destiny of the Republic
Destiny of the Republic
Written by Candice Millard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767929714
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Destiny of the Republic
A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President
Written by Candice Millard


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2012
Price: $16.95

A Booklist Notable Book of 2012

The extraordinary New York Times bestselling account of James Garfield's rise from poverty to the American presidency, and the dramatic history of his assassination and legacy, from bestselling author of The River of Doubt, Candice Millard.  
 
James Abram Garfield was one of the most extraordinary men ever...

Read more >
The Complete Maus
The Complete Maus
Written by Art Spiegelman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679406419
Our Price: $35.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Complete Maus
A Survivor's Tale
Written by Art Spiegelman


Format: Hardcover, 296 pages
On Sale: November 19, 1996
Price: $35.00

On the occasion of the twenty-fifth anniversary of its first publication, here is the definitive edition of the book acclaimed as “the most affecting and successful narrative ever done about the Holocaust” (Wall Street Journal) and “the first masterpiece in comic book history” (The New Yorker).

The Pulitzer Prize-winning Maus tells the... Read more >
Duty
Duty
Written by Robert M Gates
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307959485
Our Price: $15.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Duty
Memoirs of a Secretary at War
Written by Robert M Gates


Format: eBook, 640 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $15.99

From the former secretary of defense, a strikingly candid, vivid account of serving Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

When Robert M. Gates received a call from the White House, he thought he’d long left Washington politics behind: After working for six presidents... Read more >
Washington's Spies
Washington's Spies
Written by Alexander Rose
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553392593
Our Price: $17.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Washington's Spies
The Story of America's First Spy Ring
Written by Alexander Rose


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $17.00

Now a new original series on AMC
 
Basing his tale on remarkable original research, historian Alexander Rose reveals the unforgettable story of the spy ring that helped America win the Revolutionary War. For the first time, Rose takes us beyond the battlefront and into the shadowy underworld of double agents... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, eBook and a trade paperback.
The Warmth of Other Suns
The Warmth of Other Suns
Written by Isabel Wilkerson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679604075
Our Price: $12.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
The Warmth of Other Suns
The Epic Story of America's Great Migration
Written by Isabel Wilkerson


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 7, 2010
Price: $12.99

One of The New York Times Book Review’s 10 Best Books of the Year

In this epic, beautifully written masterwork, Pulitzer Prize–winning author Isabel Wilkerson chronicles one of the great untold stories of American history: the decades-long migration of black citizens who fled the South for northern and western cities, in search... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Unbroken
Unbroken
Written by Laura Hillenbrand, Read by Edward Herrmann
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780739319697
Our Price: $45.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Unbroken
A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
Written by Laura Hillenbrand
Read by Edward Herrmann


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: November 16, 2010
Price: $45.00

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE • Hailed as the top nonfiction book of the year by Time magazine • Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for biography and the Indies Choice Adult Nonfiction Book of the Year award

On a May afternoon in... Read more >
Seabiscuit
Seabiscuit
Written by Laura Hillenbrand
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345467393
Our Price: $11.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Seabiscuit
An American Legend
Written by Laura Hillenbrand


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 1, 2003
Price: $11.99

BONUS: This edition contains a Seabiscuit discussion guide and an excerpt from Laura Hillenbrand’s Unbroken.

Seabiscuit was one of the most electrifying and popular attractions in sports history and the single biggest newsmaker in the world in 1938, receiving more coverage than FDR, Hitler, or Mussolini. But his success was a surprise... Read more >
The Harlem Hellfighters
The Harlem Hellfighters
Written by Max Brooks, Illustrated by Caanan White
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307464972
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Harlem Hellfighters

Written by Max Brooks
Illustrated by Caanan White


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $16.95

From bestselling author Max Brooks, the riveting story of the highly decorated, barrier-breaking, historic black regiment—the Harlem Hellfighters

In 1919, the 369th infantry regiment marched home triumphantly from World War I. They had spent more time in combat than any other American unit, never losing a foot of ground to the enemy...

Read more >
View pages: 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14
Page 9 of 100