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Best History Books of 2014 Gift Guide

by The History Reader The holiday season is upon us as are the end of the year “Best of 2014” lists! Therefore, we have rounded up a selection of this year’s best history books, and are pleased to present New

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Posted in Contemporary History

Life on the Streets of Victorian London

Leadenhall Street in Victorian London

By Judith Flanders One of the earliest changes to the streets was the arrival of public transport. For most of the century, most people walked—an hour to work, an hour home, was not unusual. But in 1828, a coach-builder saw

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Posted in Modern History

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