December 2017

Our big story…

 

CIVIL WAR

Julian Humphrys tells the fascinating tale of two friends, caught up in England’s civil war between royalist Cavaliers and parliamentarian Roundheads, a conflict that tore families, friends and nations apart.

 

Also inside the issue…

 

Great Adventures: Giovanni Belzoni

Meet the former circus strongman who travelled to Egypt and became one of its most prominent Egyptologists, raiding tombs across the land

 

Top 10: Deadly Fashions

From foot binding to corsets, and crinolines to arsenic dresses, these garments are truly to die for…

 

History Makers: Krystyna Skarbek

The Polish countess who became ‘Churchill’s favourite spy’

 

Plus…

 

The Luddites

Babylon  

In Pictures: 19th century photography

Brighton’s Royal Pavilion

The first nuclear reactor

Murder, inc… the Mafia’s hitmen

 

… and much more!

 

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On Sale Date: 
Thursday 9th November 2017
Issue Number: 
49
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