HOW WIND POWERED EUROPE’S EMPIRES
World Histor ie s
China vs the west Is Europe and America’s dominance just a blip?
BEHIND THE TRADE WAR The roots of today’s US-China faceoff DEATH BY OPIUM The drug that led to imperial China’s downfall TIANANMEN SQUARE Why 1989’s protests have been erased from history
ISSUE 17 AUGUST/SEPT 2019
How Jews fled the Nazis across the Pyrenees What Afro hair reveals about colonial tensions Simón Bolívar’s epic campaign to free Colombia From Baghdad to Havana: life in history’s great cities