Exploring History
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Exploring History

Your fawning game leaves a lot to be desired, guys. Honey, have them beheaded. Photo by Getty Images

Three Awesome English Royal Side Pieces

Kings have had mistresses, well, ever since there have been kings. Their Queens were pragmatically chosen to initiate or advance important political alliances. And breed sons. Don’t forget the sons.



Exploring History is a publication about history. Instead of focusing on any particular time period of history, we explore anything about the past that helps our readers understand the world they live in today. We pay special attention to historiographical rigor and balance.

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Kathy Copeland Padden

is a music fanatic, classic film aficionado, and history buff surfing the End Times wave like a boss. Come along!