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give me a good history book.
Age of Extremes by Eric Hobsbawm covers the World between 1914-1991
8 squid on Amazon.
Listen to a bunch of In Our Time podcasts instead.
just read the Eric Hobsbawm "Age of..." books
didn't even have to move out of my seat.
I've got a Kindle.
or this if you want something short http://www.amazon.co.uk/Little-History-World-Ernst-Gombrich/dp/030014332X
that's history covered
Kershaw is yer man for Nazism and WW2