A historical landscape is impossible to recover, but we can still feel its power.
The landmarks of Victorian London, painted onto a fashionable leather glove.
It is tempting to try to understand events such as Brexit through historical analogies, but how useful are these comparisons?
The 16th century was a time of crisis and change for Portugal’s empire.
The historian on her love for Mary Wollstonecraft, Locke’s manuscripts and why you should wash your hands.
First sighted in 1820, for much of human history Antarctica has been an abstract idea.