the New World

Edward Winslow visits Massasoit

The Pilgrim Fathers: from persecuted to persecutors

14 October 2017 9:00 am

They were at sea for more than two months in desperately cramped conditions. The battered ship, barely seaworthy, pitched violently…

The king who blamed everything that went wrong on God

15 November 2014 9:00 am

Geoffrey Parker is a product of Nottingham and Christ’s College Cambridge, and I think was once a pupil of the…

Boliver, by Marie Arana - review

29 June 2013 9:00 am

So here we go again into a heart of darkness:  the humbug and horror which is the history of Spanish…