Stratofortress – The Story of the B-52

Boeing's mighty B-52 Stratofortress has seen continuous operational service with the United States Air Force since the type was introduced in … [Read more...]





Murder and Mayhem in Sheffield

Sheffield born actor and author Geoffrey Howse delves into his files covering over 200 years of Sheffield's criminality. In Murder & Mayhem in … [Read more...]





Operation Barbarossa and the Eastern Front 1941

Operation Barbarossa and the Easternt Front 1941 is a highly illustrated record of the German Invasion of the Soviet Union, which began on 22 June … [Read more...]





Foul Deeds and Suspicious death in Liverpool

These stories from the dark history of Liverpool inform us of the violent and tragic lives of people caught up in poisionings, brawls and … [Read more...]





SS Great Britain

The SS Great Britain, designed by Isambard Brunel, was the first ocean-going vessel to be screw-driven and built entirely of iron. When she was … [Read more...]





Norwich Blitz

Norwich, in common with most English cities, suffered enemy air attack and during a period of almost three and a half years bombs were dropped in … [Read more...]





Foul Deeds and Suspicious Deaths in York

'Foul Deeds and Suspicious Deaths in York' reveals that behind York's gentile fa?ade hides a dark past. Once England's second city, it is built on … [Read more...]





Historic Scotland Diamond Jubilee Ticket Giveaway

60 free tickets are being offered by Historic Scotland to 69 ticketed attractions in celebration of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. The 30 pairs of … [Read more...]





Can you identify this baptismal font?

Can you help identify this stone font in Southeastern Wisconsin, USA? Said to be a Baptismal font, this artefact was rescued when a Catholic … [Read more...]