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By Dean Nicholas
Posted 16th December 2013, 10:22
An early Christmas gift for history fans.
By Paul Lay
Posted 11th December 2013, 14:05
After much debate, the shortlist for this year's book prize has been decided.
By Rob Murray
Posted 11th December 2013, 13:33
Alexander Graham Bell receives a surprising message whilst making the first telephone call.
Posted 10th December 2013, 11:55
Paul Lay salutes a new perspective on Britain’s involvement in the Napoleonic Wars.
Posted 5th December 2013, 10:40
From Gagarin to Armstrong and crew, the milestones in the race for supremacy in space.
Posted 4th December 2013, 13:37
Our readers name some of their favoured books from the past 12 months.
Posted 25th November 2013, 9:44
Allan Mallinson joins us to discuss a 'lost' memo penned by Winston Churchill in 1911 concerning the prospect of a European war.
Posted 20th November 2013, 11:10
Footage of the wedding of the future Queen Elizabeth II to Philip Mountbatten, on November 20th 1947.
By Charlotte Crow
Posted 13th November 2013, 11:30
Jerry White discusses the housing crisis that afflicted London during the First World War, one that had a profound affect on living conditions in the capital.
By Daisy Dunn
Posted 5th November 2013, 9:51
Daisy Dunn reviews an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery in London.
By Richard Sugg
Posted 30th October 2013, 9:34
While vampires are not real, history shows that the fear of them is, as Richard Sugg demonstrates.
Posted 29th October 2013, 15:21
The 70th anniversary of VE Day in 2015 could be the last marked by those who fought for it, says Paul Lay.
Posted 21st October 2013, 10:31
An infographic showing the history of tall buildings.
Posted 16th October 2013, 13:22
Paul Lay reports on the British Museum's latest exhibition.