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.

21 Lessons for the 2...

by Yuval Noah Harari

The Storytelling Ani...

by Jonathan Gottschall

Bull!: A History of ...

by Maggie Mahar

Intellectuals in the...

by Jacques Le Goff

The Dream of Reason:...

by Anthony Gottlieb

The Discovery of Fra...

by Graham Robb

The Gathering Storm ...

by Winston S. Churchill

The Ego and His Own:...

by Max Stirner

Across the Pacific

by Akira Iriyie

The Path Between the...

by David McCullough

Why America Misunder...

by Paul Pillar

Eichmann in Jerusale...

by Hannah Arendt

Asian Godfathers: Mo...

by

A History of the Wor...

by Neil MacGregor

Command and Control:...

by Eric Schlosser

Inventing Kindergart...

by Norman Brosterman

Bodyguard of Lies: T...

by Anthony Cave Brown

The Hidden-Hand Pres...

by Fred I. Greenstein