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This Month In... 1305

Anniversaries that have made history

WILLIAM WALLACE IS EXECUTED

Legendary Scottish hero William Wallace, rebellious thorn in the side of Edward I of England, meets his maker in horrific fashion

When you think of the Scottish hero William Wallace, you’d be forgiven for first imagining actor Mel Gibson covered in blue paint and crying “Freedom!” However loved the 1995 film Braveheart is, it gives little away about the true story of the lionised Scottish rebel.

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In this month's issue… Captain Cook's secret mission Retrace James Cook's 1768 first voyage - a scientific expedition that morphed into a globe-spanning quest to find a lost continent thanks to a set of secret instructions. Plus: Louis XIV and the Palace of Versailles; the tragedy of British Tour de France hero Tom Simpson; the fall of the Russian Romanov dynasty; history of chocolate; William Wallace; weird pets; and Palymrene Queen Zenobia takes on Imperial Rome.