Christmas 2015 issue of BBC History Magazine now on sale!

The new issue of BBC History Magazine is out now!

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In the latest issue, Rosalind Crone questions whether life in Victorian Britain really was blighted by poverty, disease and crime.

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Meanwhile, Anna Whitelock charts the unstable relationship between Elizabeth I and her cousin Mary, Queen of Scots.

Elsewhere in the magazine, Carolyne Larrington explores the medieval events that inspired the TV series, Game of Thrones.

And Jonathan Dimbleby examines how German U-boats nearly pushed Britain to the brink of disaster in the Second World War.

Plus, Richard Huzzey considers how the bloody suppression of a 19th-century uprising in Jamaica caused uproar in Britain.

Want the latest issue of BBC History Magazine delivered to your door? Then why not subscribe to the print edition? Alternatively, you can subscribe to the magazine digitally – on iPad and iPhone, Kindle and Kindle Fire, Google Play and Zinio.

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