December 2015

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In our December 2015 issue, Suzannah Lipscomb investigates the mystery of Henry VIII’s will.

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Meanwhile, Michael Wood describes the pivotal eras in China’s historical development.

Elsewhere in the magazine, Gareth Williams reveals how the Loch Ness monster captivated 20th-century scientists.

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And David Horspool explains why Richard III’s fortunes were often out of his control.