Inside our September 2019 issue…
The Many Faces of Robin Hood
While the folk hero is known around the world, the men of medieval England who inspired him are almost forgotten
When the World went to War Again
The 72-hour countdown that made World War II inevitable
A-Z of Gangs and Gangsters
From the Armstrongs to the Zulus, Britain’s criminal fraternity steps out from the past
What can front-page newspaper adverts tell us about the past?
Magellan’s Fatal Voyage
He led a successful circumnavigation of the globe at the cost of his life
She became a global superstar for her erotic entertaining, but became a historical icon for her activism
We answer curious questions from history, explore Poldark country in Cornwall and talk to Kavita Puri about her latest book, Partition Voices
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