History Books

Theodore Roosevelt famously said: “The more you know about the past, the better prepared you are for the future.” Also, there are dozens other history quotes we could’ve put here that are equally true. One thing we noticed here at The CEO Library is that what many entrepreneurs have in common is their interest in history. Whether it’s a specific period or history in general, we gathered an impressive collection of history books recommended by entrepreneurs from all industries.

Chernobyl Record: Th...

by R.F Mould

Chernobyl: Insight f...

by Vladimir M. Chernousenko

Chernobyl: A Documen...

by Iurii Shcherbak

The Legacy of Cherno...

by Zhores Medvedev

Truth About Chernoby...

by Grigori Medvedev

Ablaze: The Story of...

by Piers Paul Read

Chernobyl 01:23:40: ...

by Andrew Leatherbarrow

Voices from Chernoby...

by Svetlana Alexievich

The Defender: How th...

by Ethan Michaeli

The Burger Court and...

by Michael J. Graetz, Linda Greenhouse

If You Can Keep It: ...

by Eric Metaxas

A Short History of E...

by Simon Jenkins

The World as It Is: ...

by Ben Rhodes

In the Shadow of Sta...

by Mitch Landrieu

Frederick Douglass: ...

by David W. Blight

A Renegade History o...

by Thaddeus Russell

Collapse: How Societ...

by Jared Diamond

The Road to Unfreedo...

by Timothy Snyder