The historical power struggle between uniformity and decentralisation

David Cannadine’s thoughtful commentary of the Anthony Blunt affair utilises previously unpublished sources

Alexander Larman on William Sitwell’s luxurious history of eating out

How has Portugal managed its imperial identity?

London’s great saint needs a reboot

After the Miracle at the Vistula, a Miracle at the Oder?

The rise and fall of the Spanish Empire

Taking an Old Hickory switch to the dying academic historical profession

Professor Jeremy Black and Political Editor Graham Stewart discuss the strength of Italy’s national unity

Patrick West reviews The Channel, by Charlie Connelly