Volume 73 Issue 5 May 2023

Sancta Sophia Collapses

Disaster struck on the morning of 7 May 558, when repair works to the Sancta Sophia caused it to collapse.

Empire in the Everyday

The everyday concerns of two Korean farmers are a microcosm of the huge changes their country underwent in the early 20th century.

Bombs for Peace

To justify their use, nuclear weapons were rebranded as a force for good.

Boudica Lite

A search for Boudica finds its author, but not the Queen of the Iceni.