history


There’s a precedent for bloodlust of the Twittermob. And it didn’t end happily

Michael Cook | 14 May 2019 | FEATURES |  
tags: history, social media, Twitter, Twittermob


Refighting the Crusades

Thomas F. Madden | 10 April 2019 | FEATURES |  
tags: Crusades, history, Islam


An act of kindness: was it allowed in wartime?

Jane Fagan | 22 February 2019 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: history, picture books


At Eternity’s Gate

Emanuela Genovese | 31 January 2019 | POPCORN |  
tags: art, history, Van Gogh


Mary Queen of Scots: don’t worry about movie accuracy, historians can’t agree either

Steven Reid | 24 January 2019 | POPCORN |  
tags: English monarchy, history, Reformation


Why the chair should be the symbol for our sedentary age

Vybarr Cregan-Reid | 29 October 2018 | FEATURES |  
tags: history, humanity, lifestyle


Science fiction was around in medieval times – here’s what it looked like

James Paz and Carl Kears | 26 September 2018 | FEATURES |  
tags: history, middle ages, science fiction


Explaining the ‘Great War’

Romain Fathi | 04 September 2018 | FEATURES |  
tags: history, World War I


Don Quixote: the world’s first novel – and one of the best

Vicente Pérez de León and Ana Puchau de Lecea | 16 July 2018 | FEATURES |  
tags: Don Quixote, history, literature


Sins and sophistries in the history of the Crusades

Michael Kirke | 14 February 2018 | FEATURES |  
tags: Crusades, history


A century ago, progressives were the ones shouting ‘fake news’

Matthew Jordan | 2 Feb 2018 | CONNECTING |  
tags: Donald Trump, fake news, history, media


Destroying monuments is destroying our history 

Denyse O'Leary | 14 December 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: Canada, history, iconoclasm, statue controversy, United States


Memo to Australia: the right to bear arms goes back to the Magna Carta

John Robson | 28 November 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: Australia, civil war, gun control, history, insurrection, right to bear arms


Why Russia thinks it’s exceptional

Gregory Carleton | 19 October 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: history, Russia


Who were the Vikings?

Clare Downham | 29 September 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: history, middle ages, vikings


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