Dan Jones is a historian and newspaper columnist based in London. His latest book, The Plantagenets, is published in the USA this spring.
A small English fleet took on a massive French navy during the Hundreds Years War—and changed the... MORE
The remarkable truths that can be revealed by studying a centuries-old organ. MORE
Soon the Brits will be as fat as Americans thanks to the same industrial food complex, bad diet,... MORE
The real scandal of Britain’s horsemeat fiasco. MORE
Dan Jones on how old-fashioned maps and the latest DNA tests proved the bones were Richard III’s. MORE
A group of Richard III’s defenders say he wasn't the monster of history.... MORE