History of Peter the Great

By Jacob Abbott. Using original research and documentation, master storyteller Jacob Abbott once again weaves his magic to transform dry…

Charles II

By Jacob Abbott. The ascension of Charles II to the British throne in 1660 marked the end of the English…

Charles I

By Jacob Abbott. A dramatic and sweeping account from master storyteller Jacob Abbott, detailing the trials, tribulations, errors, and ultimate…

Barbarian and Noble

By Marion Florence Lansing. Sixteen astonishing tales from European history, each dealing with a great clash between two mighty forces,…

Alfred the Great

By Jacob Abbott. The story of England’s greatest king of all time is a tale of war, peace, bravery, learning,…

A History of Germany

By H.E. Marshall. This work, first published in 1913, telling the story of Germany from before the Roman Empire to…