When an ill-conceived experiment at Chernobyl nuclear power station went wrong on 26 April 1986, the consequences were catastrophic. This article was first published in the April 2016 issue of History Revealed
At a river in the heart of Hitler’s Germany, the United States and Soviet Union came together, but while war united them,  peace would split the superpowers apart. This article was first published in the April 2016 issue of History Revealed
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Today, the most celebrated pharaohs, Cleopatra and Tutankhamun, can hardly be judged to be the most successful. This article was first published in the April 2016 issue of History Revealed
Jon Bauckham relives the Rebecca Riots – when angry men donned dresses to rally against inequality in 19th-century Wales. This article was first published in the April 2016 issue of History Revealed
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Unlike today, there was no prize for coming second in the Ancient Greek Olympics. This article was first published in the April 2016 issue of History Revealed
What began as a feud over control of the Suez Canal led to a military debacle that Britain hoped to brush under the carpet. This article was first published in the April 2016 issue of History Revealed
Cramped, dirty, falling down and poorly equipped – but home for many Romans. This article was first published in the April 2016 issue of History Revealed
History Revealed magazine explores some of the strangest things that happened in April through history. This article was first published in the April 2016 issue of History Revealed
It seems anything and everything has been taxed, including the payer’s patience. This article was first published in the April 2016 issue of History Revealed
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It was first used for an execution over a century ago, and is still used in some cases today, but who came up with the idea? This article was first published in the April 2016 issue of History Revealed
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