Pulitzer-Prize winning author Doris Kearns Goodwin wrote The Bully Pulpit. It’s the perfect read and one of the most excellent anniversary gift ideas for a husband who likes history. The New York Times described the work, which took seven years, as a “tandem biography” of Roosevelt and Taft. The Washington Post said it “brings the early 20th century to life.”
Does your significant other pore over books about war? Does he remain glued to the TV when a historical documentary comes on? Husbands who appreciate history will adore these one-of-a-kind gifts. These anniversary gift ideas for a husband who loves history will send his spirits flying. (One of these adventurous presents will, quite literally, send him soaring.)
Pearl Harbor Warbirds Flight Over Pearl Harbor
Retrace the flight paths of December 7, 1941 in a refurbished SNJ Pearl Harbor Warbirds airplane. If you soar over Pearl Harbor in Oahu, then you’ll learn everything you never knew about the Pearl Harbor attacks. The surrounding Hawaiian scenery is an added bonus on this unforgettable, historically rich adventure.
The American Bald Eagle is featured on this pair of gold cufflinks. Thus, the history buff in your life will proudly sport these on special occasions. They were designed for the White House when Abraham Lincoln held office.
“The Men Who Built America” DVD
John D. Rockefeller, Cornelius Vanderbilt, Andrew Carnegie, Henry Ford and J.P. Morgan helped build modern America. From the Civil War to the Great Depression and WWI, they led the way. So, when searching for anniversary gift ideas for a husband who loves history, this movie will surely delight your spouse.
Framed Map Of The 1942 Theater Of War In The Pacific Ocean
To accompany an authentic Pearl Harbor Warbirds flight over Pearl Harbor, this map offers an exceptional historical snapshot. Published in February of 1942, it includes natural features, time zones, ship routes, distance by air/rail, and naval bases. This makes it a valuable map for those interested in WWII. It’s one of the best anniversary gift ideas for a husband who appreciates history.
Books That Make Great Anniversary Gift Ideas For A Husband Who’s A History Buff
“The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, Howard Taft, And The Golden Age Of Journalism” by Doris Kearns Goodwin
“The Generals” by Winston Groom
Historian Winston Groom tells the all-American stories of George Patton, Douglas MacArthur, and George Marshall. These tales stem from the WWI battle that shaped them to their greatest victory: leading the allies to victory in WWII. These men redefined our image of military leadership and created a new kind of American soldier. The Generals offers a powerful book filled with surprises and a peek into the lives of America’s best generals. This offers one of the best books if you’re searching for anniversary gift ideas for a husband who loves history.
“Military History: The Definitive Visual Guide To The Objects Of Warfare” (published by the Smithsonian)
Superior technology plays a big role in an army’s chances of success or defeat. Military History offers a guide to the development of battlefield technology through history, from Bronze Age Mesopotamia to the War on Terror. It has chronological organization as well as by key military technology.
When it comes to finding the best anniversary gift ideas for a husband into history, use this comprehensive list to steer the way!
Pearl Harbor Warbirds offers the best Hawai‘i flight adventure tours available. Immerse yourself in the details of the infamous attack on Pearl Harbor. Soar above the important sites that played a part in the “Day of Infamy.” Relive history as you retrace the steps of the Army and Navy airmen in the days following the bombing. Furthermore, you can fly on some of the same routes the Japanese attackers used into the airfields at Wheeler, Kāne‘ohe and Bellows. Hawaii offers many air tours, but only one warbird airplane flight. Located in Honolulu, Pearl Harbor Warbirds provides a personal historical experience, which makes it one of the best O‘ahu attractions.
Experience an immersive two-hour adventure that allows you to relive history as a Naval Aviator and fly Pearl Harbor like it was on December 10th, 1941. Learn more about the Admiral’s Warbird Adventure.