The Archive

Welcome to the History Today archive, which contains everything we've published since the magazine was founded in 1951, along with articles published in our student-focused title History Review.

How to access the archive

You can read everything in the archive by purchasing one of the following options:

You can also browse through all our back issues, or through topics by theme, location or period. You can also browse by author.

Browse by issue

Cover of the May issue.
Volume 69 Issue 5 May 2019
Cover of the April issue.
Volume 69 Issue 4 April 2019
Volume 69 Issue 3 March 2019
Cover of the February issue.
Volume 69 Issue 2 February 2019
Cover of the January issue
Volume 69 Issue 1 January 2019
Cover of the December issue.
Volume 68 Issue 12 December 2018
Volume 68 Issue 11 November 2018
Volume 68 Issue 10 October 2018