100 free history ebooks from Project Gutenberg





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Project Gutenberg is a volunteer effort to digitize and archive cultural works, to "encourage the creation and distribution of eBooks". It was founded in 1971 by American writer Michael S. Hart and is the oldest digital library. Most of the items in its collection are the full texts of public domain books.Wikipedia.Here are the list of "Top E-Books" This 100 free ebooks is based on Best E-Books List of history ebooks . At the end of this post you can find all previous themed lists. These "Best Books" collection is totally free you can read in various format like e.g Read this book online: HTML, EPUB, Kindle.

1 - The Federalist Papers by Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, and James Madison


2 - The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon


3 - The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides


4 - Narrative of the Captivity and Restoration of Mrs. Mary Rowlandson by Mrs. Mary Rowlandson


5 - Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup


6 - Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant, Complete by Ulysses S. Grant


7 - The Declaration of Independence of the United States of America by Thomas Jefferson


8 - Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin by Benjamin Franklin


9 - Common Sense by Thomas Paine


10 - Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Written by Herself by Harriet A. Jacobs


11 - My Bondage and My Freedom by Frederick Douglass


12 - Memoirs of General William T. Sherman — Complete by William T. Sherman


13 - My Life and Work by Henry Ford


14 - Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews


15 - United States Presidents' Inaugural Speeches: From Washington to George W. Bush


16 - The Journals of Lewis and Clark, 1804-1806 by William Clark and Meriwether Lewis


17 - History of the World War: An Authentic Narrative of the World's Greatest War


18 - Noted Speeches of Abraham Lincoln, Including the Lincoln-Douglas Debate by Lincoln


19 - Suffrage snapshots by Ida Husted Harper


20 - The Wigmaker in Eighteenth-Century Williamsburg by Bullock and Tonkin


21 - A History of Aeronautics by W. Lockwood Marsh and Evelyn Charles Vivian


22 - History of Geography by Osbert John Radcliffe Howarth and John Scott Keltie


23 - True Tales of Arctic Heroism in the New World by A. W. Greely


24 - The Story of Paper-making by Frank O. Butler


25 - History of the Fifty-Seventh Regiment, Pennsylvania Veteran Volunteer Infantry


26 - A Biography of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence, and of Washington and Patrick Henry With an appendix, containing the Constitution of the United States and other documents


27 - Letters on Demonology and Witchcraft by Walter Scott


28 - Democracy in America — Volume 1 by Alexis de Tocqueville


29 - Hands Up; or Thirty-Five Years of Detective Life in the Mountains and on the Plains Reminiscences by General D. J. Cook, Chief of the Rocky Mountains Detective Association by D. J. Cook - 1897


30 - Report of the President's Commission On The Assassination of President John F. Kennedy


31 - A Narrative of the Life of David Crockett, of the State of Tennessee. by Crockett


32 - Development of the Phonograph at Alexander Graham Bell's Volta Laboratory


33 - Letters to Persons Who Are Engaged in Domestic Service by Catharine Esther Beecher


34 - The World's Great Men of Music: Story-Lives of Master Musicians by Harriette Brower - 1922


35 - The History Teacher's Magazine, Vol. I, No. 9, May, 1910


36 - Great Disasters and Horrors in the World's History by Allen Howard Godbey (1890)


37 - Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror by Fallows, Linthicum, and White (1906)


38 - The Disaster Which Eclipsed History: The Johnstown Flood by R. K. Fox (1889)


39 - Waterloo Days: The narrative of an Englishwoman resident at Brussels in June (1888)


40 - Triumphs and Wonders of the 19th Century by James P. Boyd


41 - The Annals of the Barber-Surgeons of London by Sidney Young and Austin T. Young (1890)


42 - A Settler's 35 Years' Experience in Victoria, Australia by F. Edward Hulme


43 - The History of the Twenty-ninth Regiment of Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry (1877)


44 - The Drawings of Leonardo da Vinci by da Vinci Leonardo


45 - A Short History of the Salem Village Witchcraft Trials by M. V. B. Perley


46 - Foot-prints of a letter carrier; or, a history of the world's correspondece by Rees 1866


47 - Ten Years and Ten Months in Lunatic Asylums in Different States by Moses Swan - 1874


48 - How The Poor Live, and Horrible London by George R. Sims 1889


49 - The Burial Customs of the Ancient Greeks by Frank Pierrepont Graves


50 - Child Life in Colonial Days by Alice Morse Earle


51 - The History of the Crusades (vol. 1 of 3) by Joseph Francois Michaud


52 - Village Life in America 1852-1872, Including the Period of the American Civil


53 - A Middy's Recollections 1853-1860 by Victor Alexander Montagu


54 - Heroes of To-Day by Mary R. Parkman 1917


55 - The History and Practice of the Art of Photography by Henry Hunt Snelling 1849


56 - An Artist in Egypt by Walter Tyndale


57 - Women's Bathing and Swimming Costume in the United States by Claudia Brush Kidwell


58 - Principles of Public Health by Thos. D. Tuttle 1910


59 - A Text-Book of the History of Painting by John Charles Van Dyke


60 - A Short Account of the History of Mathematics by W. W. Rouse Ball


61 - Knickerbocker's History of New York, Complete by Washington Irving


62 - History of Florence and of the Affairs of Italy by Niccolò Machiavelli


63 - A Child's History of England by Charles Dickens


64 - Ancient Egypt by Arthur Gilman and George Rawlinson


65 - The Letters of Queen Victoria, Volume 1 (of 3), 1837-1843) A Selection from Her Majesty's Correspondence Between the Years 1837 and 1861


66 -A Critical History of Greek Philosophy by W. T. Stace


67 - The History of the Knights Templars, the Temple Church, and the Temple by Addison


68 - Illustrated History of Furniture: From the Earliest to the Present Time


69 - he Story of the Malakand Field Force by Sir Winston S. Churchill


70 - Famous Men of the Middle Ages by John H. Haaren and Addison B. Poland


71 - A History of Witchcraft in England from 1558 to 1718 by Wallace Notestein


72 - The Story of Geographical Discovery: How the World Became Known by Joseph Jacobs


73 - Artillery Through the Ages by Albert C. Manucy


74 - American Leaders and Heroes: A preliminary text-book in United States History


75 - Women of History: Selected from the Writings of Standard Authors by Various


76 - Personal Memoirs of P. H. Sheridan, General, United States Army — Complete


77 - The Progress of Invention in the Nineteenth Century. by Edward W. Byrn


78 - Parish Priests and Their People in the Middle Ages in England by Edward Lewes Cutts


79 - Manual of Egyptian Archaeology and Guide to the Study of Antiquities in Egypt


80 - The Invention of the Sewing Machine by Grace Rogers Cooper


81 - A Popular History of the Art of Music by W. S. B. Mathews


82 - Original Photographs Taken on the Battlefields during the Civil War of the United States


83 - Forty-one years in India From Subaltern To Commander-In-Chief by Frederick Sleigh Roberts


84 - Comic History of the United States by Bill Nye


85 - Privateering and Piracy in the Colonial Period by J. Franklin Jameson


86 - The Cathedrals of Great Britain: Their History and Architecture by P. H. Ditchfield


87 - A History of the Growth of the Steam-Engine by Robert Henry Thurston


88 - The Battle of the Rivers by Edmund Dane


89- The Historians' History of the World in Twenty-Five Volumes


90 - Travels to Discover the Source of the Nile


91 - The History of Duelling (in two volumes) Vol I by J. G. Millingen


92 - The History of Duelling (Volume 2 of 2) by J. G. Millingen


93 - A Journal of the Plague Year by Daniel Defoe


94 - The Frontier in American History by Frederick Jackson Turner


95 - Woodworking Tools 1600-1900 by Peter C. Welsh


96 - Woman in the Nineteenth Century by Margaret Fuller


97 - The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind by H. G. Wells


98 - The Mayflower and Her Log; July 15, 1620-May 6, 1621 — Complete by Azel Ames


99 - A Historical Account of Useful Inventions and Scientific Discoveries by Grant


100 - Makers of Electricity by Brother Potamian and James J. Walsh

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