Books by Neil MacGregor

LIVING WITH THE GODS by Neil MacGregor
Released: Oct. 30, 2018

"As good a comparative survey of religion as there is and a pleasure to contemplate."
Former British Museum and National Gallery director MacGregor (Germany: Memories of a Nation, 2015, etc.) takes readers on a whirlwind, though deeply satisfying, tour of the world's religions. Read full book review >
GERMANY by Neil MacGregor
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 29, 2015

"A comprehensive record jam-packed with visuals."
The director of the British Museum tells the compelling story of a traumatized country through objects and places that represent the enduring strength and hope of the people. Read full book review >
SHAKESPEARE'S RESTLESS WORLD by Neil MacGregor
NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 5, 2013

"Beautifully illustrated, MacGregor's history offers a vibrant portrait of Shakespeare's dramatic, perilous and exhilarating world."
What did Elizabethan theatergoers eat while watching Hamlet? Read full book review >
A HISTORY OF THE WORLD IN 100 OBJECTS by Neil MacGregor
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 25, 2011

"A book to savor, full of information and surprises."
An arresting world history told through the stories of 100 objects that can be found in the British Museum. Read full book review >