"I would suggest you read some more contemporary "popular" history. MacCullough's works are eminently readable, as are Foote's. If you need to write eloquent history, you need to read eloquent history.
"Not too be totally curmudgeonly, BUT...I definitely would not advise you relying on any service that evades or otherwise violates copyright law.
Then there's also the matter of ethics. Pirating is stealing. Don't want to hear…"