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Ancient History Magazine

6 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From £3.50 per issue

Ancient History magazine is a must for fans of cultures of the past. Focused on the history of ancient civilizations in the Mediterranean, Near East, and Europe, Ancient History offers a mix of history, literature, and archaeology, as well as examining the politics, society, religion, economics, and culture throughout the ancient world. 

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Like its sister title, Ancient Warfare, Ancient History is a bi-monthly magazine that has a thematic approach. Every issue centres around one specific subject, such as exploration, death and burial, or political propaganda and truly brings it back to life - all presented in a well-researched but accessible, fun manner that you can enjoy reading on your device with an Ancient History digital magazine subscription.

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Ancient History  |  40  

Building Rome's Border:
Hadrian's legacy in the North

With six fascinating and insightful, 60-page magazines per year, Ancient History is your bi-monthly insight into the lives of peoples and civilisations of the ancient world. Not content to paint broad brush strokes or focus solely on well-known historical events, through its in-depth articles and fantastic colour imagery it explores cultures of the ancient world and their hitherto less-well-known aspects.

Well respected within the historian community and wrItten for an informed audience, Ancient History magazine regularly discusses and examines the latest scholarship on their given topics and has firmly established itself as the authority on issues of the past. From ancient Egyptian trade and Roman family life to the lost city of Pompeii, there's sure to be something for everyone.

With a multitude of unmissable and engaging bi-monthly articles that will keep you on top of the latest academic research, it focuses on a main theme with regular sections on travel, cooking and the ancient world.

Whether you’re obsessed with the Roman empire, Greek civilisation or ancient Egypt - you’ll find all that and more in your annual Ancient History digital magazine subscription - download the latest edition to your device today and bring the past to life!

An Ancient History digital magazine subscription is your go-to for cultures of the past:

  • Focused on the history of ancient civilizations in the Mediterranean, Near East and Europe
  • Offers a mix of history, literature, archaeology, politics, society, religion, economics, and culture throughout the ancient world
  • Full-colour magazine that has a new theme every issue
  • Uses the latest scholarly research in an accessible and fun manner 
  • 60 fascinating pages per issue 
  • In-depth articles wrItten for an informed audience
  • Delivered directly to your device bi-monthly

You'll receive 6 issues during a 1 year Ancient History magazine subscription.

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Good Ancient History Mag Reviewed 21 August 2022

Excellent value

Good articles Reviewed 04 August 2022

Very educational

Highly interesting Reviewed 02 August 2022

Historical quality

Very entertaining Reviewed 23 June 2022

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