Reviews

Ultimate Sacrifice

Ethel Rosenberg is revealed as a loving mother, a committed communist and a talented performer.

Sun and Stone

A new cultural history of Sicily, the key to the Mediterranean.

Royal Rubble

The phenomenon of statue destruction in historical perspective. 

Whose Authority?

The separation of politics and religion has its roots in discourses over whether or not Pontius Pilate could be held guilty of having ordered ‘the death of God’. 

Inside Outsider

The glittering career of Hella Pick, child refugee from Hitler’s Vienna and an exile in wartime Britain.

Forging Ahead

The industry of fake charters, from the tenth century, to its zenith two centuries later.