The Story of Women in the 1950s

Sandwiched between the sacrifices of the 1940s and the excesses of the ‘swinging sixties’, were the fifties have a dull decade?

Magna Carta Matters

Nigel Saul marks the 800th anniversary of the sealing of Magna Carta with a comprehensive overview of the landmark books that dominate the field.

Religion and the Decline of Magic

The importance to historians and anthropologists of Keith Thomas’s Religion and the Decline of Magic, ten years after its first publication.