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?
Win 1 of 3 World War II – The British Movietone Newsreel Years Collector’s Edition DVD boxsets
118 years since the conflict, we talk to writer and broadcaster Jay Singh Sohal, who is fighting his own battle: to increase awareness of Saragarhi in Britain
Take a look at some of the great photos taken by war photographer Lee Miller, Hitler’s bathtub included.
From the first Maori RAF airman to a vengeful Czechoslovakian Squadron, these are the heroes who travelled to wartime Britain as refugees on the outbreak of war
The scandalous secrets and revolutionary politics of Archduchess Elisabeth Marie of Austria
From drummer boys to powder monkeys, the true story of the children who signed up for the US Civil War
Rejected by the US, John Riley and the Irishmen of El Batallón de los San Patricios fought – and died – for Mexico
Discover the stories of the pre-pubescent monarchs that made a major impact on the world
Having served 58 missions in Africa and Europe during World War II, Theodore ‘Dutch’ Van Kirk transferred to the 509th Composite Group. He was the navigator on the Enola Gay, which, on 6 August 1945, dropped the first atomic bomb … Continued