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“Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.” It has been over 400 years since England’s most celebrated writer shuffled off this mortal coil. In that time, his influence on the written word is pretty much unrivalled. And yet we know so little of his own story. But as research continues to unearth further clues to the details of his life, we ask how this upstart crow came to be so celebrated (p42).

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William Shakespeare had humble beginnings – how did he transform into England’s greatest playwright? We explore how the ‘upstart crow’ became so widely celebrated. Plus: The mysterious assassins of the medieval Muslim world are explored, we dig into the diaries of Samuel Pepys and take a look at the life of Æthelflæd, Lady of the Mercians.