History makes an interesting read - especially physics history. This collection cherry picks the best articles written on the topic over fifty years. Each collection contains unique articles, with no overlap between books.
RB-54 Physics History from AAPT Journals, edited by Melba Phillips, features articles of historical significance taken from 50 years of the American Journal of Physics (AJP) and The Physics Teacher (TPT). (240 pp.)
RB-64 Physics History from AAPT Journals II, dedicated to Melba Phillips, is the second volume of selected articles from AJP and TPT. Edited by A.P. French and Thomas B. Greenslade, Jr. (238 pp.)
OP-64 The History of Physics, edited by Brush, contains 13 articles by leading historians of science as well as an annotated bibliography of more than 200 publications. (235 pp.)
Books - Etc., History of Physics