Grand Prize, or Honorable Mention? The Case of American Settler Empire

A World Afire: Empires at War, 1911-1923

Size, or How You Rule It? Determining History’s Greatest Empire

Not Without Meaning or Purpose: Hew Strachan’s The First World War

Asking Questions: Society, Truth, and Trying to Understand it All

Greater than Its Parts: The Prospect of Global History

Churchill Begins: Candice Millard’s Hero of the Empire

A Persistent Fiction: Myths of British Martial Prowess and Their Appeal

Byzantium Ascendant: Peter Frankopan’s The First Crusade