Using fresh evidence, Dr Thomas Asbridge examines the story of the Crusades; a tale of religious fanaticism and unspeakable brutality.
Find out about the Crusades, the battles that inspired Dan Brown's book The Da Vinci Code
We don’t know our Hogwarts from our Windsor Castle.
What Winston Churchill called “the greatest American battle of the war” began…
Crowned on Christmas Day, 1066, our first Norman king changed the course of the nation.
Paranoid theory or ugly truth?
Here are some fascinating facts on the day which ended the carnage of the Great War.
To mark the 950th anniversary of Hastings.
It was the biggest, deadliest naval battle of WW1.
Guarding the tomb of an emperor for millennia.