Stranger Than Fiction
Sometimes humorous. Sometimes serious. Always nonfiction.
The Guns of August by Barbara Wertheim Tuchman.
Part of The Great War | Great Read
October 1964 by David Halberstam.
A History of the World in 6 Glasses by Tom Standage.
The Ghost Map: The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic and How It Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World by Steven Johnson.