All About History: Medieval Knights 2018 Overview

All About History: Medieval Knights 2018

Overview: In both history and fairytale, the knight has represented strength, chivalry and honour. Whether defeating great foes at battle on horseback, or rescuing damsels from towering steeples, the legend of the knight is respected and admired. In the All About History Book of Medieval Knights, you’ll find out about the Hundred Years’ War, Wars of the Roses and the infamous battlefields of medieval Europe through the eyes of iconic figures such as El Cid, Richard the Lionheart and Edward the Black Prince. Explore the arms and armour they used and wore, the combat skills they had to master and the honour that it was their duty to uphold. Packed with incredible illustrations and insights into the period, this is the perfect guide for anyone who wants to learn about the Medieval knight.

History of War: Wars of the Roses – 2018

Overview: History of War is the essential new magazine focussed purely on the most vital part of history – armed conflict. With 2014 marking the centenary of the beginning of World War I and also the 75th anniversary of the start of World War II, this is the perfect time to reflect on the great campaigns, characters, weapons and machines of war – not just from the 20th Century, but back through the Napoleonic era to the Middle Ages and beyond. History of War will bring you the finest and most informed writing from leading historians and authors, all presented in a contemporary, high quality format. Subscribe now to ensure you never miss an issue of this compelling new magazine.

History of War: War in the Pacific – 2018

Overview: History of War is the essential new magazine focussed purely on the most vital part of history – armed conflict. With 2014 marking the centenary of the beginning of World War I and also the 75th anniversary of the start of World War II, this is the perfect time to reflect on the great campaigns, characters, weapons and machines of war – not just from the 20th Century, but back through the Napoleonic era to the Middle Ages and beyond. History of War will bring you the finest and most informed writing from leading historians and authors, all presented in a contemporary, high quality format. Subscribe now to ensure you never miss an issue of this compelling new magazine.

Ancient History’s Lost Cities 2018

Overview: The notion of the lost city is steeped in mystery and adventure, and the inevitable uncertainty that surrounds the disappearance of a civilisation that once thrived. Ancient History’s Lost Cities examines why certain cities became abandoned, as well as how several were rediscovered years, even centuries, later. From Troy, Babylon and Pompeii to Petra, Angkor and Machu Picchu, step back in time and learn about the rise and fall of such fascinating places. Visit lesser-known cities, such as Carthage and La Ciudad Perdida, and discover the stories behind these unfamiliar civilisations. Through photos and illustrations of the places, people and artefacts, as well as written records and detailed maps of the key sites, go on a journey unlike any other you’ve been on before, and lose yourself in the captivating world of lost cities.

British Columbia History – Summer 2018

Overview: British Columbia History is the British Columbia Historical Federation’s flagship publication, a quarterly magazine chronicling British Columbia’s unique story through the words and images of community writers, archivists, museum professionals, academic historians and more.
Fresh, engaging, personal and relevant, every issue is packed with articles, photographs, maps, illustrations, book reviews and insights into local archives.

Trains Magazine Special Edition – Train Wrecks Volume 2 2018

Overview: Trains is the magazine among railroad enthusiasts! each issue is packed with probing features, railroad news, expert commentary, cutting-edge industry reports, detailed maps and spectacular photography covering railroading’s influential history and exciting future.