Our big story…
WHO WAS THE BLOODIEST TUDOR?
Tracy Borman puts Henry VIII, Elizabeth I and so-called ‘bloody Mary’ on trial. Why did these monarchs execute so many innocent people? Who is the worst offender? See our cover feature to find answers about this murderous dynasty.
Also inside the issue…
THE DREYFUS AFFAIR
Alfred Dreyfus, the innocent Jewish French army captain blamed for selling secrets to Germany, scapegoated by his government and sent to prison on a rocky Guiana island
A British Privateer, sailing the Mediterranean in search of Spanish and Dutch ships, returning home to work as a scientist
This month’s Battlefield feature discusses what Winston Churchill called “Britain’s worst disaster”, the incredible tale of how Japan captured the entire Malay Peninsula
Who were the Knights Templar?
The Meiji Restoration
The story of Monopoly
Massacre at Glencoe
How did they do that? The Red Baron’s Fokker Dr.I
… and much more!