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All About History Magazine Issue 57 Back Issue

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All About History is an entertaining and educational magazine that brings to life the most fascinating and important periods of human history. Perfect for readers of all ages, All About History magazine makes history fun for all the family - perfect for adults with an interest in history and children looking to learn how the world became the way it is today.

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Each month, All About History magazine brings together features from the most world-renowned historians, with sensational photos and illustrations. From ancient empires, kings and queens, to the World Wars and technological advances, All About History magazine shares the thrilling true stories and separates the myths from the truth.

Join thousands of readers with a monthly All About History digital magazine subscription today - the ultimate history magazine for all the family. Subscribe today! 

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All About History  |  Issue 57  

This is the first issue of All About History not to boast a historical figure on the cover. Instead, The thunder god Thor is probably better known these days as one of the Avengers in the Marvel comic books and movies. However, more
than just a superhero, he was worshipped as an actual deity by the Vikings. In Viking sources, Thor is usually described as the son of Odin by the giantess Jörð, who was an earth-mother figure, her name literally meaning ‘earth’, similar to the Greek Gaea. .. read more While Odin was the Allfather, the king of the Norse pantheon, his unpredictability and irrationality made him a god to be feared and appeased rather than admired and imitated. Thor was a mighty warrior who could level mountains with his hammer Mjölnir, however, had a common touch that gave him a mass appeal.  read less

First published in 2013, All About History is the UK’s biggest independent history magazine. Bringing together the drama of human history with expert analysis, incredible illustrations and captivating storytelling. It’s the ideal read for anyone who loves learning about history.

Each issue captures the imagination with six regular features including:

Ancient Empires: From Ancient Egypt and the Macedonian Empire to the Jin Dynasty and the Roman Empire, discover the amazing stories behind the truths and myths that have defined our world.

World Wars: Uncover some of the most tragic and heroic true stories from the trenches of World War I, and the battlegrounds of World War II.

Inside History: Incredible insights into historic buildings and machinery that changed the way we live forever.

Heroes and Villains: Learn what made the most influential figures in history tick, from kings and queens to inventors and explorers.

Timeline: Follow the most significant dates in history in chronological order, tracking the rise and fall of empires and individuals alike.

What if: Leading historians debate how the world may have looked today if some of the key historical events had turned on their head. What would have happened if Germany had won the Battle of Britain? What if the gunpowder plot had succeeded? What if the Vikings had colonised North America? 

All About History digital magazine is guaranteed to entertain and educate - subscribe today and access your first issue instantly on your digital device.  

All About History magazine is perfect for readers of any age and with your digital subscription you’ll enjoy:

  • Unbelievable stories from world-renowned historians
  • Entertaining and educational features on the most fascinating periods of history, from Ancient Egypt to the Cold War
  • Incredible photos and illustrations, bringing history to life
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Very informative Reviewed lunes, 6 de marzo de 2023

All About History

love it
Reviewed lunes, 15 de febrero de 2021

All About History

I am thoroughly enjoying these magazines, it sends me back to my childhood love of History.
Many thanks and Be Safe!
Reviewed lunes, 22 de junio de 2020

All About History

Love the articles Reviewed domingo, 24 de mayo de 2020

All About History

the pictures are great, articles all good and they cover a great range of history in one mag Reviewed sábado, 29 de febrero de 2020

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