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We ask leading historians 20 questions on why their research matters, one book everyone should read and their views on the Tudors ...

All the winners from this year's awards ceremony. 

We ask leading historians 20 questions on why their research matters, one book everyone should read and their views on the Tudors ...

We ask leading historians 20 questions on why their research matters, one book everyone should read and their views on the Tudors ...

We ask leading historians 20 questions on why their research matters, one book everyone should read and their views on the Tudors ...

A blueprint and justification for future Russian expansion was signed on January 30th, 1667.

The frontiersman and showman died on January 10, 1917.

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From early Latin literature to an obituary for the EU, ten historians recommend their best reads.