• 6 Issues Per Year
  • UK & Worldwide
  • 27 Feb 2020

BBC World Histories Magazine Subscription

Bringing you fresh perspectives on our global past.

Inside every issue of BBC World Histories magazine, you will find:

  • Fresh perspectives on our global past, from ancient cities to the spectre of nuclear war
  • In-depth features on a diverse array of countries and periods
  • The big questions of world history, answered by leading names in their fields
  • Articles by renowned historians such as Peter Frankopan, Anne Applebaum and Bettany Hughes
  • Expert opinions on the historical issues behind today's news

Subscribe today for yourself or as a gift and enjoy the convenience of having your BBC World Histories Magazine delivered direct to your door!

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BBC World Histories magazine is a new title from the BBC History Magazine team, offering accessible and in-depth features exploring a wide range of topics from our global past.

"Each issue spans centuries and continents, offering a historical tour through cultures and civilisations. The diverse subjects we'll explore in coming issues include a culinary history of the world, a controversial view of what the British Empire did for India, and a journey along the 1960s hippy trail." – Matt Elton, editor

Q. When will my subscription start?
A. You can choose the first issue of your subscription during the checkout, so if you are buying as a gift you can make sure their first magazine does not arrive before a certain date. You will also receive a welcome email stating the date of your first issue.

Q. My subscription includes an Added Extra product. When will this arrive?
A. Our Added Extras are sent separately from your first magazine, and should arrive within 28 days of your order date. If you do not receive your Added Extra in this time, please contact us.

Q. How can keep track of my subscription or change my delivery address?
A. By creating an account on buysubscriptions.com you are able to see when your next issue is due, change your delivery address, and renew your subscription.

A subscription to BBC World Histories magazine is the perfect gift for anyone interested in global history. Bursting with exciting features – from Henry VIII to World Ward 2 - expert opinions from historians and latest news, your giftee will be hooked from their first issue!

Each month the subscription will be delivered to direct to their door so you know they'll continue enjoying your gift with no fuss.

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  • Select the gift option at checkout and choose any delivery address in your chosen country
  • Select the start issue of the subscription – to ensure they get the next available issue after the special occasion
  • Set up BuySubscriptions account and you can manage your gift subscription online – where you can easily renew it over and over again and ensure your loved one never misses an issue

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