An interactive look at the Dutch-born artist's wartime art.
Posted Tue 11th March, 11:03 · Comments
Jane Winters reviews two theatrical adaptations of Hilary Mantel's historical novels.
Posted Thu 6th March, 09:15 · Comments
Historians are beginning to reengage with their discipline as a social science, a move welcomed by Paul Lay.
Posted Wed 5th March, 11:25 · Comments
In Ukraine, it’s not just the future which is at stake. It’s the past, too.
Posted Tue 4th March, 11:10 · Comments
John Logie Baird's early television set is beset by some familiar criticism.
Posted Thu 27th February, 14:06 · Comments
What links the Austrian-born film star with Jonathan Swift and Andy Warhol?
Posted Thu 27th February, 12:16 · Comments
Update to popular Streetmuseum app includes 100s of photographs from the capital's past.
Posted Wed 26th February, 10:04 · Comments
We speak to Calder Walton, the author of Empire of Secrets: British Intelligence, the Cold War and the Twilight of Empire.
Posted Tue 25th February, 16:48 · Comments
A recap of the recent event organised by the British Library and History Today.
Posted Tue 18th February, 16:44 · Comments
England. Scotland and Wales as drawn by Matthew Paris in the monastery at St Albans, circa 1250.
Posted Mon 17th February, 11:42 · Comments
Intimacy in the Industrial Revolution, rewriting Hungary's past and Brazil in the First World War.
Posted Thu 13th February, 12:31 · Comments
The duo find themselves at the inaugural games of the Flavian Ampitheatre.
Posted Thu 13th February, 12:08 · Comments
A history cartoon by Rob Murray.
Posted Thu 13th February, 11:58 · Comments
This month's quiz features questions on the Colossus of Rhodes, the Dreyfus Affair and Haitian independence.
Posted Thu 13th February, 11:26 · Comments
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