In the latest issue, Suzannah Lipscomb investigates the mystery of Henry VIII’s will, and questions whether it was a product of a court conspiracy.
Meanwhile, Michael Wood explores the six greatest eras of China’s history.
Elsewhere in the magazine, Misha Glenny considers the impact of France’s defeat in the Franco-Prussian war on the wider world in the 20th century.
And David Horspool explores why Richard III’s fortunes were often out of his control.
Plus, Alastair Bellany and Thomas Cogswell examine the rumours around whether James VI and I may have been murdered.
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