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  • All About History Book of War Vol 1
    All About History Book of War Volume 1

    Learn about the battles, campaigns and conflicts that shaped the face of warfare

    In this first volume of The Book of War, we take an in-depth look at some of the battles and crusades that shaped the world between 1847-1938. From the Crimean War and the American Civil War through to the First World War and Spanish Civil War, see how the art of war developed and evolved. Structured to give you newspaper-style recordings of the key events year-by-year, read the unbiased reports and discover more about the individuals who played a major role in influencing the outcome of battles. Packed with incredible illustrations and images, The Book of War is a comprehensive guide to the changing face of conflict. Featuring: Engaging presentation - Written in the style of newspaper reports, to give you all the key facts Every major battle covered - From the conquest of Mexico City in 1847, to the Spanish Civil War The main players - Obituaries of the men and women who shaped the war Amazing images - Stunning photographs and illustrations, depicting the brutality of war
  • Noviembre 2014
    Historia Y Vida

    La revista para disfrutar de la historia

    Revista mensual de divulgación sobre historia y arte que ofrece reportajes y artículos elaborados con rigor científico por los mejores especialistas. Dirigida a todos aquellos que busquen amenidad y cultura de la mejor calidad, es premio Ari a la Mejor Revista Especializada.
  • Octubre 2014
    Clio

    Clio, pasión por la historia.

    CLIO, la musa de la historia para los antiguos egipcios, es tambián el nombre de esta revista de historia, dirigida al gran público, que se acerca al pasado de forma amena y rigurosa, de lectura facil y entretenida.Con Clio conocerá por ejemplo, por qué se extinguieron los neandertales o cómo planeaba Hitler invadir Estados Unidos. Una forma práctica y amena de conocer y difrutar de todas las épocas de la historia.
  • January 2015
    British Heritage

    British Heritage Magazine celebrates travel, history & contemporary life in England, Scotland and Wales. British Heritage is the magazine of travel and life in England, Scotland and Wales, written for those who love Britain and English Culture. This is a must-read for serious Anglophiles who want to know their way around Britain’s history and landscapes.
  • 2014
    Patton: In His Own Words

    Patton: In His Own Words

    Edited by Dennis Showalter, noted military historian and author of Patton and Rommel: Men of War in the 20th Century, this special collector's issue is a stirring collection of annotated speeches, letters, diary entries, memos and even poems, that reveal the iconic commanders innermost thoughts and ideas that forged his character and ambition. Illustrated with stunning and sometimes rare images, Patton's brilliance as a leader comes to life.
  • How It Works Great Inventors Creations Vol 1
    How It Works Book of Great Inventors & Their Creations

    Share the excitement and inspiration of history's greatest geniuses

    Featuring – among many others – brilliant mathematicians Archimedes of Syracuse and Charles Babbage, celebrated scientists Michael Faraday and Alfred Nobel, and photography pioneers Nicephore Niépce and George Eastman, the How It Works Book Of Great Inventors & Their Creations is the ultimate guide to learning how these geniuses worked and what incredible inventions earned them their rightful place in history. Feature - 10 inventions that changed the world. Inventors - Discover how the world's greatest inventors created their innovations. Inventions - Explore archaic apparatus, examine medical breakthroughs, and understand how technological systems evolved. Historical artefacts - Read selected pages from inventors' books, and analyse technical drawings, diagrams, study notes, letters and diary entries.
  • All About History Book Of World War II
    All About History Book Of World War II

    The people, places and events that shaped the war

    The Second World War left indelible marks on both the landscape and the people, not just of Britain and Germany, but the world. This book aims to put the well-known stories, memories and ruins of the war into context, and bring to life the events that led to these lasting changes. Find out how the war began, who fought and made key decisions throughout its duration, and how, after years of conflict, it finally came to an end. See the chronology of the war through evocative images, read detailed accounts and gain an insight into what it was like to live during the period with this compendium of the last world war. Featuring: Mapping the war - Operational maps to give you a visual guide to how the war developed Key events covered - In-depth guides to all the defining moments of the war The main players - Biographies of the men and women who shaped the war Amazing images - Stunning, evocative photographs that show the reality of war
  • Noviembre - Diciembre 2014
    MUY Historia

    Recibe tu revista digital al instante.

    Muy Historia. Monográficos donde periodistas especializados y expertos académicos abordan lo más apasionante de nuestro pasado: las Cruzadas, los enigmas de la Segunda Guerra Mundial, la realidad histórica de Jesús, el Imperio español... con las mejores fotos, ilustraciones e infografías. La Historia al estilo Muy: entretenido, riguroso y claro.
  • 2013
    The Civil War

    The Conflict that Changed America

    Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg, this Special from National Geographic Magazine covers one of the most significant periods in the history of the United States. Full of maps and information graphics to illuminate and educate, the issue also highlights the many inventions that came as a result of the war.
  • Octubre 2014
    Algarabía

    Revista que genera adicción/Algarabía. An addictive magazine.

    Algarabía es una revista que cada mes aborda temas diversos de la ciencia, el arte, la historia, el lenguaje y, en general, la cultura —es decir, cualquier manifestación del quehacer humano, desde las altas esferas del pensamiento y la investigación hasta los aspectos menos explorados de la cotidianeidad— con un lenguaje ameno, sencillo, con toques de humor y sin mayor pretensión que la de pasar un buen rato en el placer de la lectura. Algarabía is the only magazine in which science, arts, history, litterature, linguistics, and the most diverse manifestations of the human culture are approached with simplicity, wit and sense of humor. In its pages, you will enjoy intrincate topics made simple, as well as surprising articles and innovative perspectives on everyday life issues. With Algarabía you will rediscover the simple pleasure of reading.
  • Novembre 2014
    Focus Storia

    La storia da un altro punto di vista.

    Quello di Focus, che racconta le curiosità del passato in modo divertente, intrigante e mai noioso: il racconto del passato per capire sempre meglio il presente.
  • 2014
    Locomotive

    Discover the latest trends and advancements in modern motive power.

    Discover the raw power of today’s locomotives with the latest trends and advancements in modern motive power, plus a tribute to the majestic models of the past. Get statistics on deliveries and developments from GE, EMD, NRE, and other builders. Honor the colors of the past with Norfolk Southern’s Heritage Fleet.
  • No 134 Spring 2014
    Heritage New Zealand

    Past Present Future

    Fascinating stories and stunning photography of New Zealand’s unique heritage places and the people who care for them are featured in each issue of Heritage New Zealand. Through conservation, travel and history, explore places that remind us we’re home and how we can preserve them for future generations.
  • All About History: Book of Ancient Rome
    All About History: Book of Ancient Rome

    Charting the rise and fall from 753 BCE to 476 CE

    Discover the rise of the Roman Empire from its mythical beginning and mighty battles, the victorious conquests and ruthless rulers, including Julius Caesar and Emperor Augustus, to the empire's inevitable decline and fall. Find out about what life was like in Rome for the rich and poor, the various crimes and punishments, and the vital role of slavery in Rome's economy. The legacy of this vast empire remains with us today, reinforcing the glory of the rule of ancient Rome. Featuring: An emerging empire - From its mythical beginning, find out how Rome rose to Kingdom, Republic and then Empire. Life in ancient Rome - From the Senate to the streets, from luxurious baths to exploited slaves, discover what life was like for the rich and poor. Rulers of Rome - Learn about the many rulers and important players of Rome: merciless Caesar, Mark Antony, Pompey the Great and divine Augustus. The mighty battles - The power and legacy of Rome's army remains today, from Egypt to England.
  • Fall 2014
    Prologue Magazine

    Discover history with a digital subscription to Prologue

    What’s new in the past? Find out with Prologue Magazine, the quarterly publication of the National Archives. With over 9 billion documents in our holdings, new history is discovered in every issue.
  • BBC History Magazine presents The Story of Britain
    BBC History Magazine presents The Story of Britain

    A whistle-stop tour of the key characters and events in the history of Britain

    The history of Britain is a rich and colourful one, taking in plagues, fires, triumph, deceit, murder, glory, exploration and discovery. BBC History Magazine brings the story of Britain to life. From the first humans, through the mysteries of Stonehenge, invasion by the Vikings, 1066 and the Normans to Tudor Kings & Queens, the Industrial Revolution, the World at War and so much more! This special edition is an insightful and educational look at 5,000 years of British history.
  • All About History Book Of The First World
    All About History Book Of The First World War

    The events, people and battles that shaped the Great War

    The All About History Book Of The First World War explores the battles, spotlights the soldiers, and considers significant figures as well as the people back home, examining what relationships were like between all involved. The words and imagery are accompanied by historical artefacts that, combined, truly paint a picture of what life was like during the First World War. Featuring: The First Battle of Ypres - Learn about the battles and offensives on all fronts, at land and at sea. The Role of Women in War - Discover what life was life back home in terms of people and literary influences. Trench Life - Find out what life was like for the soldiers of the First World War. The Exhibits - Read letters, diary entries, official repots and more.
  • October - December 2014
    Aero Australia

    Australia's leading aviation title

    Aero Australia covers contemporary and historical subjects with authority in a features-based format. All areas of the aviation scene are included - commercial, military, general aviation - the major features supported by regular sections covering news, air shows, personality profiles, aviation safety and more.
  • September - October 2014
    Inside History

    Explore your past, enrich your future

    Inside History is for people passionate about Australian and New Zealand genealogy, history and heritage. Published bi-monthly, Inside History provides insightful, interesting and practical features to its readers. Its 76 pages are packed with advice, articles and expert tips on genealogy, and stories on our varied history.
  • All About History Annual
    All About History Annual

    The events, people & discoveries that changed the world

    This bookazine is a collection of the very best content that has appeared in All About History this year, and includes people, moments and discoveries that altered the course of history forever. We have included some of the most stories, as well as including some lesser-known aspects of history for you to learn about and enjoy. Featuring: 50 events that changed the world - From Ancient Greece to 9/11, we reveal the story behind history's gamechangers Heroes & Villains - Meet history’s most controversial characters, from Robin Hood and Al Capone to JFK Victory & Defeat - Delve into the action from some of history’s defining battles, including Waterloo and WWII Exploration & Discovery - Learn about the key people, moments and discoveries that shaped the modern world
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