2016

History Hot 100 supplement We reveal the historical gures making the biggest waves in 2016

We asked readers and historians to vote for the historical gures that most interest them at the moment. The results are in: this is the History Hot 100 for 2016... WORDS: MATT ELTON / ILLUSTRATIONS: ANDY TUOHY / DESIGN: RACHEL DICKENS

29 Moving stories from the Somme battle elds

22 “THE SOMMEIS REGARDEDASA UNIQUELY TERRIBLE SLAUGHTERHOUSE”

34 The other side: Germany’s agony on the Somme

BBC History Magazine

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