Standing on his column in the middle of Trafalgar Square, Horatio Nelson will always be one of Britain’s most fondly remembered military leaders. If it wasn’t for the Royal Navy’s pivotal victory in the seas off the Spanish coast, how differently would the Napoleonic Wars have ended? We delve into the Battle of Trafalgar and inside the mind of Britain’s war hero in our engaging cover feature.
Also in this issue:
Marco Polo: Follow the renowned explorer’s incredible journey.
The wild ride of the Weimar Reublic: Inside life in a riotous yet remarkable period of European history.
Dark Ages Myths Busted: Got a question about the Dark Ages? We’ve got the answer.
Mob Vegas: How the Mafia’s city of sin evolved from a wasteland into a paradise
and much, much more!