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A selection of our favourite articles from the past year.
December 2019 marks the 70th anniversary of the National Parks and Access to the Countryside Act 1949.
Britain’s National Parks are a forgotten legacy of postwar reconstruction.
When we ask historians which genre of history they like least, the most common answer is ‘economic’. Is the field unjustly maligned?
Three wise men, guided by a star, search for the new-born Christ.
The global struggle to resist the banalities of mass tourism.
The study of song as an imperfect, protean, untameable art form.
Confronting the country's darkest hour and looking for answers.
The origins of haggis are as mysterious as the Loch Ness Monster.
In the December issue:
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