Peter Fibiger Bang

Peter Fibiger Bang is a historian at the Saxo Institute, part of the University of Copenhagen. His work combines Roman, comparative imperial and world history.

Interviews with Peter Fibiger Bang

The best books on Empires, recommended by Peter Fibiger Bang

Empires are a reflection of the fact some states are stronger than others and are by no means just a relic of the past, says Peter Fibiger Bang, historian of empire and world history at the University of Copenhagen. Here, he recommends books on a variety of empires, from the ancient Romans to the Mughal, Qing and Russian empires and explains what it is that made some empires so durable and resilient across the centuries.

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