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13 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From $2.15 per issue BBC History Magazine is Britain’s bestselling history magazine devoted to history enthusiasts of all levels of knowledge and interest. Published 13 times a year, BBC History Magazine brings history to life with informative, lively and entertaining features written by the world’s leading historians and journalists. Whether it is the history of our politics and institutions, or the fascinating stories of our private lives through the ages, BBC History Magazine sheds new light on the past and helps make more sense of today’s world.

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BBC History Magazine  |  April 2013  


For the April issue of BBC History Magazine we assess the theories as to why Henry VIII sent Anne Boleyn to the scaffold in 1536. Was she ensnared by a conspiracy, the victim of her own loose tongue, or simply guilty as charged? Also this month we find out how poorly Tudor England was prepared for the Spanish Armada of 1588, take a tour around an average Roman home in 1st-century Pompeii and Herculaneum, and question whether Operation Goodwood was a low point for Britain's armoured divisions in the Second World War.
BBC History Magazine is Britain’s bestselling history magazine devoted to history enthusiasts of all levels of knowledge and interest. Published 13 times a year, BBC History Magazine brings history to life with informative, lively and entertaining features written by the world’s leading historians and journalists. Whether it is the history of our politics and institutions, or the fascinating stories of our private lives through the ages, BBC History Magazine sheds new light on the past and helps make more sense of today’s world.

Covering the latest new developments in history and archaeology from Britain and around the world, the latest, most thought provoking historical research and strong links with TV and radio programming maximizing use of BBC’s existing expertise in the genre.
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BBC History Magazine

Well written, interesting articles that dig deeply into the story behind the story. I really enjoy BBC History Magazine and look forward to each issue. Reviewed Thursday, July 9, 2020

Classic BBC

BBC quality Reviewed Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Good quality history magazine

A good quality history magazine, my only grip is they are prone to being too politically correct in some of their articles. Reviewed Monday, October 1, 2018

My favourite magazine.

A good quality history magazine that never disappoints. I love it, together with the pod cast. Reviewed Thursday, March 20, 2014

Outstanding

Thoroughly researched and professionally written, always informative Reviewed Friday, February 28, 2014

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