What if mediums fought in World War 1?
The Time Traveler’s Guide manages to present a ton of information in a light, digestible format.
If you prefer your history examined more personally, parsing out the emotional impact on individuals, this title is a powerful example.
We Need New Names could be like the news - heavy and overwhelming. It avoids that by its choice of narrator and perspective.
If you are interested in expanding your horizons and delving into an underreported aspect of modern history, you could not find a better read.