Volume 70 Issue 1 January 2020

Defeat of the Dutch Fleet

On 23 January 1795, William of Orange's fleet, stuck in frozen waters of the Zuiderzee, was attacked by the French cavalry.

On the Spot: Sophie Hay

‘If I was let loose in the archives of the Archaeological Museum in Naples I might never emerge.’

Has Monarchy Had its Day?

Shedding past light on recent royal scandal, four historians consider the future of an ancient institution.

News from Otherwhere

Anthropology's rise in popularity challenged previous ways of thinking about human development.

A Portrait of Empire

Three lives from Britain’s 18th-century global empire speak of collaboration, resistance and ambivalence.