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Oliver Cromwell died today in 1658. His personality and faith are tricky to discern - possibly due to his extraordinary transformation, says David Horspool
The Afghan airlift is the biggest since the Berlin Airlift of 1949. David Horspool remembers the incredible solution to Stalin's blockade
David Horspool on heroic ramblers – from Wordsworth to the COVID tea-drinkers
The Napoleonic Wars closed France – and opened Greece – to tourists, writes David Horspool
David Horspool remembers the brilliance of Anne Frank's Diary, published today in 1952
Battle of Bosworth stamps are being released. The battlefield, threatened with a robot motor test site, must be saved, says Richard III’s biographer David Horspool
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