In the February Issue of History Today
The February edition of History Today features a bold re-assessment of the life and reign of King John, a ruler too often reduced to a pantomime villain. Graham E. Seel argues that, in fact, John was a formidable and skilful monarch.
Also in this issue:
- Christopher Farman tells the dramatic story of the Britons who fought for the Republic in the Spanish Civil War;
- Michael Roberts looks at 18th and 19th century attempts to address the issue of social breakdown;
- James Ellison takes a long view of Britain’s relationship with Europe;
- Ian Donnachie looks at the career of the industrialist and social reformer Robert Owen;
- Armand D’Angour looks at the Greek approach to novelty;
- and Tim Stanley delves into the delights of Islam.
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