Volume 65 Issue 6 June 2015

Trafficking Culture

Archaeologists and criminologists are looking at ways to combat the illicit trade in antiquities.

The She-Wolves of Jülich

Man-eating and menacing: stories about female werewolves in the sensationalist press expose a centuries-old fear of women.

Napoleon: the Emperor Distilled

Andrew Roberts is both entertained and stimulated by Felix Markham’s 1963 article on Napoleon, which made judicious use of what correspondence was then available. 

Magna Carta Matters

Nigel Saul marks the 800th anniversary of the sealing of Magna Carta with a comprehensive overview of the landmark books that dominate the field.