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BBC History Magazine April 2014 Back Issue

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35 Reviews   •  English   •   General Interest (History & Knowledge)
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For the April issue of BBC History Magazine we look at why, 125 years after his birth, Adolf Hitler continues to fascinate us more than any other despot of the 20th century. Also this month, we examine why flatulent foods were once hailed for their fertility-boosting qualities, take a closer look at the life of William Shakespeare, and consider how Henry VI came to be venerated as a saint
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April 2014 For the April issue of BBC History Magazine we look at why, 125 years after his birth, Adolf Hitler continues to fascinate us more than any other despot of the 20th century. Also this month, we examine why flatulent foods were once hailed for their fertility-boosting qualities, take a closer look at the life of William Shakespeare, and consider how Henry VI came to be venerated as a saint


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For the April issue of BBC History Magazine we look at why, 125 years after his birth, Adolf Hitler continues to fascinate us more than any other despot of the 20th century. Also this month, we examine why flatulent foods were once hailed for their fertility-boosting qualities, take a closer look at the life of William Shakespeare, and consider how Henry VI came to be venerated as a saint
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