It was a company of traders and merchants but it became an imperial power, which ruled much of India with its huge army. This article was first published in the February 2016 issue of History Revealed
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In the aftermath of the war that raged from 1914-18, the people of the world struggled to come to terms with devastation and death the likes of which had never been seen before. This article was first published in the January 2016 issue of History Revealed
Hitler’s invasion of Britain and World War II at home, the wildest parties ever thrown, tortured genius of Caravaggio, the story of the Oscars, Salem Witch Trials, Tulip Mania, the bizarre Battle of Los Angeles, Mahatma Gandhi, the Battle of Culloden, the true story of Tracks, Big Pit and much more!
On 16 September 1620, a merchant ship, the Mayflower, sailed from England and made its way to the New World. This article was first published in the December 2015 issue of History Revealed
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Beards are common today, but they were actually the exception rather than the rule during the Age of Sail. This article was first published in the January 2016 issue of History Revealed
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How and when the Queen of the Iceni met her end has been lost to history, but could one of the rumours over her burial place have inspired JK Rowling? This article was first published in the May 2014 issue of History Revealed
On the bank of the Euphrates lies one of the ancient world’s most powerful and mythical cities. This article was first published in the January 2016 issue of History Revealed
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Recent analysis of clay pipes found near William Shakespeare’s house revealed that they contained traces of narcotics, leading to wild media speculation that the Bard’s famed imagination was stimulated by drugs. This article was first published in the January 2016 issue of History Revealed
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The honest answer is that we’re not really sure as armour changed a lot over the centuries and every knight had his own technique. This article was first published in the January 2016 issue of History Revealed
It was a building blunder that became Italy’s engineering marvel. This article was first published in the January 2016 issue of History Revealed
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