History

 



DK’s history books take you through the human evolution of early man to life in the 21st century. Visually stimulating, DK history books cover the historical figures, events, cultures and inventions that have shaped our modern world. Learn about famous kings, queens, and conquerors; come face to face with your ancestors; explore ancient civilisations from the Romans to the Egyptians; discover the history of weapons; meet military leaders; and understand World War I to II as you take a journey through time. Discover a visual history of humanity like you’ve never seen it before with DK history books.

DK’s history books take you through the human evolution of early man to life in the 21st century. Visually stimulating, DK history books cover the historical figures, events, cultures and inventions that have shaped our modern world. Learn about famous kings, queens, and conquerors; come face to face with your ancestors; explore ancient civilisations from the Romans to the Egyptians; discover the history of weapons; meet military leaders; and understand World War I to II as you take a journey through time. Discover a visual history of humanity like you’ve never seen it before with DK history books.

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  • Machines of War

    Format:Hardback  

    Explore the military vehicles, artillery, and industrial weaponry that changed the course of history.From the first repeating rifles to the most advanced military technology of the 21st century, Machines of War presents a one-of-a-kind illustrated history of modern Read more

    Also available in eBook
    £25.00
  • World History

    Format:Hardback  

    A truly global view of history covering over 350 of the world's most important turning points. Presented in a beautiful slipcase, this is an essential gift for every history buff. World History is the most accessible guide to the history of human civilisation, covering Read more

    Also available in eBook
    £20.00
  • Artists

    Format:Hardback  

    A stunning exploration of over 80 famous artists and their fascinating lives, from Giotto to the present day.Artists: Their Lives and Works tells the inspiring stories behind the world's most famous masterpieces and their creators, including their influences, Read more

    £25.00
  • Books That Changed History

    Format:Hardback  

    With a foreword by James NaughtieTurn the pages of the most famous books of all time and marvel at the stories behind them. Over 75 of the world's most celebrated, rare, and seminal books are examined and explained in this stunning treasury. Books That Changed History Read more

    Also available in eBook
    £20.00
  • Buy, Keep, or Sell?

    Format:Paperback  

    Written by antiques expert Judith Miller, this is the only indispensable guide to modern collectables. If you're aiming to make money from your attic, have been in the antiques game for years, or are a new collector looking for your first profit, this guide teaches you Read more

    £17.99
  • The Tank Book

    Format:Hardback  

    From the birth of the tank to unmanned vehicles and the tanks of the future, The Tank Book offers a truly definitive look at over 400 different tanks, produced in association with The Tank Museum.Take an up-close look at British, US, Russian, and French tanks, meet key Read more

    Also available in eBook
    £20.00
  • Engineers

    Format:Hardback  

    Full of incredible tales of achievement and ingenuity, Engineers celebrates the greatest engineers that ever lived and the stamp they have left on our world. Learn all about how engineering projects have changed the course of history and added to human progress, from Read more

    £19.99
  • The Vietnam War

    Format:Hardback  

    The Vietnam War is the definitive illustrated history of the world's first televised war.Compiling insightful maps, at-a-glance timelines, and incredible archive photography, The Vietnam War is an all-encompassing showcase of the story of the conflict, and a reflection Read more

    Also available in eBook
    £25.00

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