What’s New in History?

The New York Times Book Review is excited to present a brand new online edition of the popular book history textbook The History of the World by the University of California, Berkeley.This online edition is a major update to the text with a fresh, modern, and accessible look at history and world events from a wide variety of perspectives.The book […]

When the Beatles were in the news

By LOUISE CARRINGTON and MATT WILSONMASTER, Associated PressAUGUSTA, Ga.(AP) — When the Rolling Stones were in their prime, they were the most popular band in America.Now, they’re just about the only one.George Harrison and Ringo Starr are in the top three for most number of albums sold in the United States, and the Beatles are in their final year as […]