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By Dean Nicholas

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

The cultural events planned to mark the centenary of the First World War have taken a turn for the bizarre.

By Charlotte Crow

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.

By Dean Nicholas

Newsreel archive uploaded to YouTube.

By Alexander Lee

Does the death of French medievalist Jacques Le Goff mark the end of an era in historical scholarship, asks Alexander Lee.

By Dean Nicholas

The New York Public Library has released over 20,000 maps and cartographic works into the public domain under a Creative Commons licence.

By Paul Lay

Paul Lay considers the late MP's contribution to and understanding of England's radical tradition.

By Paul Lay

A recent televisual account of the First World War leaves Paul Lay feeling underwhelmed.

By Dean Nicholas

An interactive look at the Dutch-born artist's wartime art.

By Jane Winters

Jane Winters reviews two theatrical adaptations of Hilary Mantel's historical novels.

By Paul Lay

Historians are beginning to reengage with their discipline as a social science, a move welcomed by Paul Lay.

By Justin Pollard

What links the Austrian-born film star with Jonathan Swift and Andy Warhol?

By Dean Nicholas

Update to popular Streetmuseum app includes 100s of photographs from the capital's past.

By Paul Lay

We speak to Calder Walton, the author of Empire of Secrets: British Intelligence, the Cold War and the Twilight of Empire.