Volume: 41 Issue: 1
Contents of History Today, January 1991
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Tony Aldous explores the pleasures of Stowe's 18th-century landscape gardens
Raymond Pearson on history repeating itself and other lessons from the upheavals in Eastern Europe.
Alison Olson looks at the role London coffee houses played from the Restoration onwards in providing the setting for the small groups of merchants trading with the...
Ann Hills on Cornwall's mining legacy
Janet Hartley discusses the mixed responses of Russia's populations to Napoleon's great gamble on an invasion and the part they played in the eventual French...
Around the year 1000, a teenage emperor in the centre of Europe embarked on a rapprochement with his eastern neighbours employing the language and kudos...
Robin Place advocates a key role for prehistory in capturing interest for things historical in school.
Richard Cavendish visits an historic mill in Derbyshire central to the Industrial Revolution.
Christopher Chippindale talks about hands-on archaeology
Mary Shortt recounts how the Canadian theatre fostered and reflected sentiment for the Mother Country between 1850 and 1940.
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