The content of this blog is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.
- Twelve Days of Christmas: Twelve Drummers Drumming December 24, 2019
- Twelve Days of Christmas: Eleven Pipers Piping – Brassed Off December 23, 2019
- Twelve Days of Christmas: Ten Lords a-Leaping December 22, 2019
- Follow READING HISTORY on WordPress.com
Category Archives: Features
by Prof Paul Davies Everyone knows the story of Mount Vesuvius and its destruction of Pompeii (79 CE), which remained hidden from the world until its rediscovery in the eighteenth century. Far less familiar is the volcano’s later eruption of … Continue reading
by Dr Ruth Salter  The second entry taken from my great-grandfather, Arthur John Pidgeon’s W/T Signal Log (see the first entry).
by Beth Rebisz As Autumn term slowly draws to a close, we thought it would be a great opportunity to take a look back at some of the highlights of this term. From public lectures to news appearances, from book … Continue reading
by Dafydd Townley It is not an overstatement to say that the events of December 7th, 1941, changed not just the world of the time, but also shaped the world in which we live today. The attack by Imperial Japanese … Continue reading