Predatory Aliens: Dan Trachtenberg’s Prey

The Historical Middle Earth: Beneath the Shadow

Further Education: The Courses We Never Took (And Wish We Had)

Historical Infrastructure: Chris Wickham’s Medieval Europe

The Path Unchosen: Helmut Walser Smith’s Germany, A Nation in its Time

Flouting Expectations: HBO’s Our Flag Means Death

Victim of its own Ambition: Eric Williams’s Capitalism and Slavery

Playing Through History: Ryan’s Picks

A Slow but Meticulous Fuse: BBC’s Gunpowder