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By Dean Nicholas
Published 2 May 2014
Paul Lay talks to Ian Bradley about how the Scots were the most vocal advocates of a vibrant, imperial, Protestant Great Britain.
By Paul Lay
Published 29 April 2014
The cultural events planned to mark the centenary of the First World War have taken a turn for the bizarre.
By Charlotte Crow
Published 24 April 2014
In this episode of the History Today Podcast, we speak to Gyanesh Kudaisya about the final years of Jawaharlal Nehru, India's first prime minister.
Published 23 April 2014
Newsreel archive uploaded to YouTube.
By Alexander Lee
Published 8 April 2014
Does the death of French medievalist Jacques Le Goff mark the end of an era in historical scholarship, asks Alexander Lee.
Published 2 April 2014
The New York Public Library has released over 20,000 maps and cartographic works into the public domain under a Creative Commons licence.
Published 14 March 2014
Paul Lay considers the late MP's contribution to and understanding of England's radical tradition.
Published 13 March 2014
A recent televisual account of the First World War leaves Paul Lay feeling underwhelmed.
Published 11 March 2014
An interactive look at the Dutch-born artist's wartime art.
By Jane Winters
Published 6 March 2014
Jane Winters reviews two theatrical adaptations of Hilary Mantel's historical novels.
Published 5 March 2014
Historians are beginning to reengage with their discipline as a social science, a move welcomed by Paul Lay.
By Justin Pollard
Published 27 February 2014
What links the Austrian-born film star with Jonathan Swift and Andy Warhol?
Published 26 February 2014
Update to popular Streetmuseum app includes 100s of photographs from the capital's past.
Published 25 February 2014
We speak to Calder Walton, the author of Empire of Secrets: British Intelligence, the Cold War and the Twilight of Empire.