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Herodotus: A Historian for All Time in History Today by Paul Cartledge. He writes about the new translation of The Histories coming out, translation by Tom Holland.

Tom Holland: We must not deny the religious roots of Islamic State Its jihadis call for a global caliphate. So why deny religion drives Isis? 3/17/15 NewStatesman

Islam: The Untold Story - documentary. Historian Tom Holland explores how a new religion - Islam - emerged from the seedbed of the ancient world, and asks what we really know for certain about the rise of Islam.


Is Donald Trump the Modern Nero?

Roman emperors are stained by legends of depravity, but strip away the rumors, says historian Tom Holland, and you find leaders catering to the whims of the masses.

Tom Holland, the TV and radio historian and author of the prize-winning Rubicon, says he had the completely wrong idea about Christianity.

Dynasty by Tom Holland, Click to Start Reading eBook, Author and historian Tom Holland returns to his roots in Roman history and the audience he cultivated


Whether it’s a period costume, unique prop or little-known story brought to life, the movie industry loves to bang on about how authentic historical films are. But just how accurate are they? We asked award-winning historian Tom Holland, author of ‘Dynasty: The Rise and Fall of the House of Caesar’ and

The Birmingham Koran was produced between 568AD and 645AD, while the dates usually given for Muhammad are between 570AD and 632AD. Historian Tom Holland, tol...


Mutilate the past and you cripple the future - If Isis destroys Palmyra, ancient symbol of a rich and pluralist Syria, it will be a disaster, writes the historian Tom Holland

Author and historian Tom Holland returns to his roots in Roman history and the audience he cultivated with Rubicon—his masterful, witty, brilliantly researched popular history of the fall of the Roman republic—with Dynasty, a luridly fascinating history of the reign of the first five Roman emperors. DYNASTY by Tom Holland, on sale October 20, 2015