Volume 68 Issue 11 November 2018

The Other Catalina

A previously unnamed slave in Catherine of Aragon’s bedchamber may have known the answer to one of history’s greatest questions.


The long, often troubled relationship between Britain and India has led to some extraordinary cross-cultural innovations in cuisine.

Snoopy Remembers the Great War

Snoopy’s Flying Ace persona and his battles with the Red Baron reflected one generation’s memories of the First World War and shaped those of the next.

Thoth and Khepri

The ancient Egyptian gods of creation and knowledge vanquish the ‘Lord of Chaos’.