This Month's Magazine
How did the most influential of all ancient Iranian empires fall to Islamic armies from the Arabian desert? The survey of the Islamification of Iran is this month’s cover.
Also in this issue
- America's First Nation
- Magic, Medicine and the Viking Way of War
- The New World of Tobacco
- Who Martyred the Tolpuddle Labourers?
- The Search for the Soul
- Plus: The Invention of Individual Freedom, Yukio Mishima, the political memoir and more
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We've also created a Spotify playlist to go with this month's edition, featuring songs inspired by the issue's contents. You can listen to it below.