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All About History Magazine

13 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From $2.23 per issue

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 124  

Victoria and Albert
Inside the royal romance that defined an era

History of the Nativity
What can historical records tell us about the birth of Jesus?

Mary Wollstonecraft
The radical life of one of the most influential women in history

Christmas Folklore
The strangest yule tales from around the world explained

Philosophy of the Samurai
Discover how the warrior class embraced art and culture

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
  • The latest issue delivered directly to your device every week, available to read anytime, anywhere
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You'll receive 13 issues during a 1 year All About History magazine subscription.

Note: Digital editions do not include the covermount items or supplements you would find with printed copies.
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Based on 40 Customer Reviews
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All About History

encyclopedic Reviewed Friday, September 16, 2022

All About History

love it
Reviewed Monday, February 15, 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 Monday, June 22, 2020

All About History

Love the articles Reviewed Sunday, May 24, 2020

All About History

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

Articles in this issue

Below is a selection of articles in All About History Issue 124.

Welcome Victoria and Albert with their family for the opening of the Great Exhibition © Alamy SCAN TO GET OUR WEEKLY NEWSLETTER SCAN TO GET OUR WEEKLY NEWSLETTER It’s b...
Defining Moments © Getty Images 6 December 1926 POLICE SEARCH FOR AGATHA CHRISTIE Renowned crime author Agatha Christie disappeared on 3 December 1926 after an argument with her husband. The next morni...
SECOND BATTLE OF ARTOIS ALLIED FORCES JOSEPH JOFFRE Soldiers of the XX CA wearing gas masks propel poison gas shells towards the German forces © Topfoto Joffre served as commander-in-chief of the French a...
THE 1929 WALL STREET CRASH HAD BEEN AVERTED? © MartinLevenson INTERVIEW WITH ALEX WOOLF Alex has written more than 200 books on a wide range of subjects, including the Wall Street Crash. His The His...
IT’LL ALL BE OVER BY CHRISTMAS All images: Courtesy of Unicorn Publishing When Britain declared war on Germany in 1914 it was a common belief that the conflict would all be over by Christmas. The public would be bitter...
ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT © Alamy, ©Reiner Bajo/Netflix The title of this film should seem familiar to you. Based on the 1928 German novel of the same name (Im Westen nichts Neues in German) and adapted int...

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