Andrew Roberts on Churchill vs. the Spanish Flu


An Interview with Andrew Roberts


The best-selling historian shows us that real leadership, like Churchill's, does matter in times of crisis.

  Tom Holland on the Plague at Athens

Feverish City

An Interview with Tom Holland


The best-selling historian take a look at a pandemic that changed the course of ancient history.

  Mark Braude on Napoleon's Quarantine on Elba

The Emperor's New Digs

An Interview with Mark Braude


The man who reshaped Europe spent a long time in isolation, with results that no-one predicted.

Light in the Darkness


The religious symbol with the longest history of use has meant many things to many different groups, Jewish and otherwise.