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THE FORGOTTEN ALLY

OF WORLD WAR TWO

The extraordinary renovation of Henry VIII’s warship Mary Rose transformed

The first

VIKING King of England

£4.25 Vol 14, no 7

July 2013

How Swein Forkbeard seized the English throne

1,000 years ago

Five momentous royal births

The battle of Gettysburg

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A su r v i vor ’s g u ide to Georgian marriage