Volume: 31 Issue: 1
Contents of History Today, January 1981
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Renee and Raj Isar continue a monthly Monument series on historic buildings around the world, with a look at this Mughal site at Agra, India.
Ian Bradley looks at the history of a topical political issue
Japan had two great infatuations with the West: in the 1870s and during the American occupation of 1945-52. Forsaking traditional isolationism, Japan welcomed...
Thurstan Shaw presents a special feature on human attempts to manipulate and control natural resources
Mark Jones looks at the cultural power of messages on medals.
Maggie Black looks at the political uses of dining in 18th century England
Michael Crowder looks back over 30 years of history publishing
The invasion of Poland by Tsar Alexis of Russia in May, 1654, marked the emergence of his country as a major European power. As Philip Longworth argues here, it was...
- Middle East
- North America
- South America
- Central America
- Early Modern
- 20th Century
- Economic History
- Environmental History
- Food & Drink
- Historical Memory
- Science & Technology