Don your riding boots and take a tour of these glorious survivors from Alfred’s England
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Discover a tragic lost generation 100 years on from the Battle of the Somme, step inside Henry VIII’s house of horror and find out the role of jazz in the Civil Rights movement
Stewart Emmens, Lead Curator of Wounded: Conflict, Casualties and Care at the Science Museum, explores loss of limb and life at the Battle of the Somme
In a special 50-page centenary edition History of War remembers the battle that haunted the 20th century with exclusive interviews and in-depth articles.
How would the world have been different if this critical turning point hadn’t happened?
Horst Wessel idolised Joseph Goebbels, but when he died Goebbels saw the real value of the Nazi thug
How the sacrifice of 16-year old Essex lad Jack Cornwell led to him becoming one of the youngest Victoria Cross heroes
Get a close look at Battle of Jutland veteran HMS Caroline at the National Museum of the Royal Navy courtesy of Wargaming
How the cricketing legend of the 15th West Yorkshire Regiment (Leeds Pals) lost his life in World War 1
How a mysterious illness claimed the life of Prince of Wales and changed the fate of Tudor England
Inside the Folio Society’s gorgeous new edition of Tommy: The British Soldier on the Western Front 1914-1918
Once a network of burial chambers, the Roman catacombs became a haven for cultist and criminal alike
35 World Heritage Wonders, Decoding Machu Picchu, Saving the Great Wall of China and more in Explore History issue 1
History of War Book of the American Civil War First Edition. More than 150 years after the end of the American Civil War, the story of America’s bloodiest conflict remains a potent one – a defining period in the formation … Continued
Every king of Scotland called ‘James’ was doomed to a tragic life and often a sticky end, but with one notable exception.
See the Tiger 131, Panzer III and others in action at Tankfest 2016, proudly sponsored by Wargaming