Welcome to Legacy Books Press

Legacy Books Press is a publisher based in Kingston, Ontario, specializing in non-fiction about history and Classics.  We are dedicated to exploring those interesting corners of history, both modern history and ancient history, that tend to be overlooked, but still shaped the world as we know it today.

We are currently looking for academic and mainstream non-fiction books about all time periods of modern and ancient history.  Please see our submission guidelines for details.


  • Legacy Books Press acquires publication rights to Austria-Hungary’s Last War
    (December 6, 2021) Legacy Books Press is pleased to announce that it has acquired the print publication rights to Stan Hanna’s English language translation of Austria-Hungary’s Last War, the official history of the Austrian army in the Great War. Over the next four years, Legacy Books Press will be bringing out deluxe editions of each […]
  • Belated congratulations to Desert Bus for Hope 2021
    (December 6, 2021) A belated congratulations to Desert Bus for Hope, for raising a staggering $1,189,143.00 for Child’s Play this year.
  • Desert Bus for Hope 2021
    Legacy Books Press is proud to once again be a corporate sponsor for this year’s Desert Bus for Hope, and will providing two prize packages this year. An online marathon, Desert Bus has raised over $7 million for the Child’s Play charity since 2007. The money raised goes towards helping make the lives of children […]