Volume: 3 Issue: 1
Contents of History Today, January 1953
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His refusal to learn by experience, C.S. Forester suggests, was largely responsible for Napoleon’s ultimate failure
John Wheeler-Bennett's account, with many illuminating details, of the attempt that nearly put an end to the Third Reich.
C.A. Burland describes the highly developed, sprawling and ancient Incan civilisation in the years preceding its conquest by the Spanish seaborne empire.
The site of her oldest university and the home of one of her earliest missionary Saints, St. Andrews holds a special position in the history of Scotland, as...
Christopher Sykes revisits Compiègne during the hunting season, the scene of some of the most splendid and ostentatious diversions of the Second Empire.
Five hundred years ago Constantinople—long a bastion of the Western world—fell to the armies of the Grand Turk. G.R. Potter gives his account of how the last...
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