The History Today App
The digital edition of our December issue is out now. Download it on your iPad, Kindle Fire, Android tablet or smartphone, or read it on your PC or Mac.
In this issue:
- Jacob Norris looks at the true history of Bethlehem;
- Allan Mallinson examines a memorandum Winston Churchill composed in 1911, which might have brought the Great War to an early conclusion;
- S. Frederick Starr investigates claims that an Arabic scholar discovered the New World as far back as the 11th century;
- Nicola Phillips looks at fears of debt among the young in the 1800s;
- And Adrian Bingham looks at the Daily Mail’s patriotic fervour in the run up to the First World War.
To get this issue, download the app for your device using the buttons above or the instructions below; you can then purchase it, or any back issue, from within the app, or take out a six-month or annual subscription. Both subscriptions include a free trial period; if you are not satisfied with the magazine then cancel the subscription within the first month and you won't be charged (instructions for managing subscriptions on iPad can be read here; for Android, click here, and Kindle Fire, here).
How do I download the app?
iPad / iPhone: Download the app from the app store, or else search for 'History Today' on the Newsstand app.
If you are in another country, follow these instructions: Visit the Newsstand main menu, then tap on the 'Store >' button at the top right. Enter the search term 'History Today' and then tap on the logo. Finally, tap on the 'Get App' button to download. Please note: to buy any app for your Kindle Fire you'll need to have 1-Click enabled. You can do that either by following the instructions on your device, or by visiting your Amazon account.
Android: Download the History Today app from the Google Play store.
Blackberry / Windows Surface: Search for 'Pocketmags' in your device's App Store and download it. Then search for 'History Today' within the app.
I'm a print subscriber; do I get access to the digital edition?
Print subscribers currently get free access. To enable it, please visit this page and complete the necessary details. You will receive an email within two working days with further instructions on how to access your issues. Download the app to your device, open it up, click on the 'Settings' button / icon at top right (or by pressing the bottom left button on some Samsung phones) and enter the details supplied in the email.
Direct Debit customers: When your direct debit payment is taken please contact us or complete this form again to ensure that your access to the digital edition is not interrupted.
Here's a short video showing the digital edition in action:
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