Untypically Typical: Rogers, Ward, Atkins, and Flynt’s Alabama

Back to the Source: Adrian Miller’s Black Smoke

Book Club: The Gun, the Ship, and the Pen by Linda Colley

Missing the Trees for the Forest: History’s Vikings

Conceptually Confused: Justin Marozzi’s Islamic Empires

Revelation Upon Revelation: Daniel Immerwahr’s How to Hide an Empire

Old Systems, New Beginnings: Empires and Exchanges in Eurasian Late Antiquity

Parable of our Times: Netflix’s Medici, Season 3

A Light in the Dark Ages: Chris Wickham’s The Inheritance of Rome