When his train derailed while crossing a bridge, the celebrated novelist confronted death, despair and destruction to save others – and his work. This article was first published in the June 2016 issue of History Revealed
Rumours about John Profumo’s association with a young showgirl named Christine Keeler were rife for months, before causing the resignation of a minister and downfall of a government. This article was first published in the June 2014 issue of History Revealed
Fleeing persecution in Germany, hundreds of Jews flee Hitler’s Germany and arrive in the Americas to start a new, safer life – or so they thought. This article was first published in the June 2016 issue of History Revealed
In pre-revolutionary Russia, there was no one more divisive than the megalomaniac mystic, Rasputin. This article was first published in the June 2016 issue of History Revealed
History Revealed magazine explores some of the strangest things that happened in June through history. This article was first published in the June 2016 issue of History Revealed
Today, Dunkirk is a byword for determination and togetherness against adversity. But, to the soldiers who were there in 1940, it meant fear and failure. This article was first published in the May 2016 issue of History Revealed
As Britain’s longest continuously-running theatre celebrates a landmark age, Mel Sherwood takes a look behind the scenes and discovers a suitably dramatic history. This article was first published in the May 2016 issue of History Revealed
The Spanish Armada, Celts in Britain, Rasputin, Apartheid, animals in the dock, the Voyage of the Damned, Tutankhamun’s mummy, JFK, Sinatra and the mob, the first woman in space, Charles Dickens and much more!
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The practice of chewing gum goes back millennia – to at least the Ancient Greeks, who chewed resin from the mastic tree. This article was first published in the May 2016 issue of History Revealed
In March 1978, two men hoped to get rich by stealing the body of the movie legend Charlie Chaplin... This article was first published in the May 2016 issue of History Revealed
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