history


Iran’s heritage reflects the grandeur and beauty of the golden age of the Persian empire

Eve MacDonald | 13 January 2020 | FEATURES |  
tags: history, Iran, Persia


How the West was won – by Christianity

James Bradshaw | 01 December 2019 | FEATURES |  
tags: Christianity, history, secularization


The high-tech device that lets me see back in time a century or more

Robert Hutchinson | 25 Nov 2019 | CONNECTING |  
tags: history, YouTube


Rise and fall in the Third Reich: Nazi party members and social advancement

Alan de Bromhead | 02 October 2019 | FEATURES |  
tags: history, Nazism, social mobility, Third Reich


Resisting the human impulse to make saints and witches

Donald J. Boudreaux | 16 September 2019 | FEATURES |  
tags: free speech, history, morality


Politically correct picture book risks confusing children

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


8 things you may not know about Leonardo da Vinci, on the 500th anniversary of his death

Richard Gunderman | 24 May 2019 | FEATURES |  
tags: art, history, Leonardo da Vinci


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


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