Check Out
The Bestselling Books of All Time
See the List

Arthur Herman

Photo of Arthur Herman

Photo: © Beth Herman

About the Author

Arthur Herman is the bestselling author of How the Scots Invented the Modern World, which has sold over 350,000 copies worldwide, and To Rule the Waves: How the British Navy Shaped the Modern World, which was nominated for the prestigious Mountbatten Prize in 2005. He is a former professor of history at Georgetown University, Catholic University, and the Smithsonian’s Campus on the Mall. He and his wife live in central Virginia.

Sign me up for news about Arthur Herman and more from Penguin Random House

Back to Top