War. Betrayal. Conquest. Murder. Honour. Love. Take a look at the most iconic monarchs from throughout history, from Nefertiti and Darius the Great to the current monarch, Queen Elizabeth II. Discover 30 kings and queens who changed the world … Continued
Was Sweeney Todd real? Discover the murky truth behind the Demon Barber of Fleet Street
The heroic last stand of the Saint Patrick’s Battalion, mass execution and the long fight for truth
Take a first look inside the new issue of All About History and buy a copy just in time for Christmas!
White poppies, purple poppies and IRA bombings, Remembrance Sunday can prove controversial
Uncover the brutal reality of WWI’s greatest fighter ace, the dark side of the French Resistance, Alfred the Great’s Viking war and more!
How Mary Humphrey Ward and the Women’s National Anti-Suffrage League fought a losing battle against the Suffragettes
The phrase ‘Sweet Fanny Adams’ came into popular usage in Victorian England to mean nothing or very little, but was there a real Fanny Adams? The answer is yes, and her story is anything but sweet
This unusual countess was one of the most influential figures in the history of technology, and one you have most likely never heard of
Over half a century before JFK, another popular presidency came to a premature end
US President Teddy Roosevelt survived an assassination, became a cowboy and took up boxing to overcome asthma
Join Special Guests Neil Oliver, Melvyn Bragg, Michael Morpurgo and more for a weekend of literary wonder and epic tales of human history
There’s just too much to choose from for this edition of the year’s best All About History content
This landmark series aims to immortalise the integral but often forgotten contribution of the General Post Office to the war effort
Buried in debt, George IV faced an ultimatum… set aside his secret wife and marry his cousin
Over the next six weeks, teams from twenty nations will compete to hoist the William Webb Ellis Cup. Or should that be the Jem Mackie Cup?