January Issue Out Now for Tablets

Our January issue is out now for the iPad, Kindle Fire and Android tablets.

Some of the highlights include:

  • Benjamin Ziemann introduces Karl Mayr, midwife to Adolf Hitler’s political career;

  • Tom Wareham tells the true story of the notorious pirate Captain Kidd;
  • Adrian Bell and Richard Dale see parallels between modern marketing techniques and efforts to attract pilgrims to shrines across medieval Europe.
  • Tim Stanley is unimpressed by current appetites for period lite TV drama;
  • Synnøve Veinan Hellerud describes how Hákon the Good was inspired by Athelstan of England to transform tenth-century Norway into a well-ordered Christian kingdom.
  • Frances Larson presents the designer Syrie Maugham, who dazzled 1920s London with her all-white interiors and her vibrant love life.
  • and Clive Emsley questions the historical evidence for electing police commissioners.

The tablet edition also contains an interview with Tom Wareham, who discusses his research into Captain Kidd's life. 

Download the app for your device:

iPad / iPad Mini

Kindle Fire


Print subscribers also receive the app for free; find out more. 

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