Volume 4 (2012), ISSN 2041-0824

Editorial note

Editorial team


Anthony Wright (Newcastle University), ''Persianisation' in the Art and Architecture of Achaemenid Provincial Palaces, 550-330BC', 1-28.

Stephen Bennett (Queen Mary, University of London), 'Fear and its Representation in the First Crusade', 29-54.

Peter Hampson (University of Central Lancashire), 'Medieval Vicars Choral - Choristers and Property Dealers', 55-79.

Sean Worgan (Keele University), 'Bulmer Hobson 1905-1907: Mazzini's Ulster Disciple', 56-95.

Catherine Wilson (University of Hull), 'Responsible History? Churchill's Portrayal of the Indian Army in The Second World War', 96-124.

Howard Webber (King’s College London), 'A Domestic Rebellion: The Squatters' Movement of 1946', 125-146.

Katherine McAlpine (London Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine), 'Domesticating the Orgasm: the Vibrator as Domestic Technology', 147-165.

Review essay

James Goodchild, The Second World War: Historical Reverberation, Fact Regurgitation, or Fresh Interpretation? A Review Article', 166-192.

Book reviews

Nicola Clark, Review of George Bernard, Anne Boleyn: Fatal Attractions, 193-196.

Zhiyan Zhang, Review of Lina Perkins Wilder, Shakespeare’s Memory Theatre: Recollection, Properties, and Character, 197-200.

Fahriye Begum Yildizeli, Review of Miloš Ković, Disraeli & The Eastern Question, 201-204.

Grace Huxford, Review of Santanu Das (ed.), Race, Empire and First World War Writing, 205-207.

Adam Timmins, Review of Adam Sisman, Hugh Trevor-Roper, 208-210.

Enrico Beltramini, Review of Arun Rao and Piero Scaruffi, A History of Silicon Valley: The Greatest Creation of Wealth in the History of the Planet, 211-213.


Jeffrey Lavoie, 'The Spiritualism of Madame Blavatsky: An Introduction to Western Esotericism and Writings of a Victorian Occultist', 214-246.