Glasgow West End

History Book Group

History Book Group

This group is dedicated to reading non-fiction history books. During the current crisis we will be meeting monthly on Monday mornings via Zoom. If you are interested in joining please contact the group co-ordinator via the pigeon below.
On this webpage you'll find book covers and reviews of some of the books we've read over recent months.

Our next reads are:

14 June - The Whisperers - Orlando Figes

12 July - ‘Macbeth – a True Story’ - Fiona Watson

9 August - ‘The watchers’ -The story of the Elizabethan secret service) - Stephen Alford

13 September - ‘Where are the Women: A Guide to an Imagined Scotland’ - an alternate guide to Scotland through the lives of women - Sara Sheridan

11 October - ‘Engines of Privilege’ – Britain’s private school problem - Francis Green and David Kynaston

15 November - ‘The Anarchy’ – rise of the East India company - William Dalrymple

13 December - ‘The Power of Geography’ – sequel to ‘The Prisoners of Geography’ - Tim Marshall

(Click on the pigeon to send a message to our history book group leader.)

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