Favourite Books

The printed works below are resources that History Skills has found useful in either lesson preparation or source work. Each of the links will direct you to the Book Depository website where you can purchase your own copy, and as an associate member, History Skills may earn from any qualifying purchases.


Any additional recommendations for the lists below are more than welcome.


Ancient Mesopotamia

Ancient Egypt

Ancient Greece

Ancient Rome

General Ancient History

Medieval Europe



Australian History

Industrial Revolution

French Revolution

American History


World War One

Nazi Germany

World War Two


Cold War

General Modern History