Skip to Content

We provide researchers, professionals, lecturers and students with books, Journals, eProducts, Resources and Information in the subject of History

On these pages you will find information on the Routledge list which covers African History, American History, British History, European History, Intellectual History, Legal History, Medieval History 400-1500, Political History, Religious History, The Cold War and more in the subject of History.

There is also information on books for students and series, as well as access to our online catalog and contact information.

Featured news and products from Routledge History


  1. Featured Title: Atlas of Islamic History

    The Atlas of Islamic History, by Peter Sluglett and Andrew Currie is due to publish in November. Providing an outline of Islamic history from the immediately pre-Islamic period until the early 1900s, this atlas uses the most up-to-date cartographic and innovative design techniques, to illuminate the history of Islam.

  2. David Rollason on How the Study of Early Medieval Europe Can Extend Far Beyond the Classroom

    Teaching history at the university level does not have to be limited to a broad chronological framework.

    David Rollason, author of Early Medieval Europe 300-1050: The Birth of Western Society, discusses the larger aims of teaching history and how the study of early medieval Europe can help students not only in the classroom but also in future studies. Read the full article here.

Learn more about Textbooks

Research & Reference

  1. Just Published : Case Studies and the Dissemination of Knowledge

    The case study has proved of enduring interest to all Western societies, particularly in relation to questions of subjectivity and the sexed self. This volume interrogates how case studies have been used by doctors, lawyers, psychoanalysts, and writers to communicate their findings both within the specialist circles of their academic disciplines, and beyond, to wider publics.

    Read more. 

  2. Now Available - Conciliation on Colonial Frontiers

    Routledge is delighted to announce that  Conciliation on Colonial Frontiers: Conflict, Performance, and Commemoration in Australia and the Pacific Rim,  edited by Kate Darian-Smith, Penelope Edmonds, has published. 


    Read more. 

Learn more about Research & Reference

General Interest

  1. David Vaughn Mason on Brigham Young’s Legacy

    David Vaughn Mason, author of Brigham Young: Sovereign in America, discusses the history of the LDS church from Joseph Smith to Brigham Young, and reflects on how Young's legacy continues to impact Mormonism today.

    Read the full article. 

  2. New and Recent Titles on the Renaissance

    In advance of the Renaissance Society of America annual meeting in Berlin, you can now preview some of the books that will be on display at the Routledge booth, plus many more from our extensive Renaissance studies list.

    Click here to see the list.

Learn more about General Interest


  1. Celebrate Women’s History Month with Routledge

    Routledge is proud to participate in the global commemoration of women’s contributions to history and contemporary society marked by Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day (March 8th).  In celebration, we are offering our social media followers the chance to win their choice of one of our most popular books from our Women's History online catalog. 3 winners will be chosen from all of the entries this month.

    To enter on Facebook, like our page (if you haven’t already), then comment on or like one of our Women’s History Month posts marked by the hashtag #WHMbooks.

    To enter on Twitter, follow @RoutledgeHist (if you haven’t already) and tweet a link to our Women's History catalog using the hashtag #WHMbooks

    Click here to see the books available to win | Click here to explore our Women's History online catalog

  2. Rediscover tandfebooks with five free-to-view History titles

    With over 50,000 eBooks across the humanities, social sciences and education Taylor & Francis eBooks provides direct access to a wealth of quality academic content for research and study.

    All titles purchased by your institution from March 1st 2015 onwards will be DRM-free, meaning that you can access, print and copy and paste without any restrictions at all. In addition new powerful filtered search enables you to effortlessly reach the most relevant content. Rediscover how tandfebooks can help you.

    To celebrate, we have made five titles in History free to view on Taylor & Francis eBooks until the end of April - why not take a look? 

Learn more about News

Learn more about our diverse book series and collections of our best books

Companion Websites

Many of our key textbooks and course books have companion websites that provide additional resources to educators and students such as; information, downloads, tools and supplemental materials for the books they accompany.
= eResources

E Updates long banner postion 1
Routledge History Online 2 sidebanner pos 1

Follow Routledge History on Facebook and Twitter

Catalogs US side pos 2
Free Shipping and Postage - 
	We offer free shipping on every UK order over £20 and US orders over $35.