History Directory and Online Resources

Below is a directory of useful links including publishing websites, specialist book publishers, individual historians and tour guide companies. We aim to update this page regularly as more resources come to our attention. If you would like to see your own or another relevant website listed here, please contact us.


General Interest

Great History
History in an Hour
History is Now Magazine
History World
Time Maps


Warfare Magazine
War History Online
Military History Man

World War One

1914 Centenary
100 Years of War
World War One Historical Association
The Great War 1914-1918
Turkey in the First World War
Ancient History Encyclopedia

World War Two

Second World War
World War 2 Planes
Warlinks WW2


Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire
UNRV History
History of the Ancient World
Triumphs and Tribunes

Education Websites

School History
Active History
History Learning Site
Spartacus Educational
History Resource Cupboard
Alpha History
History Weird
History Learning Site
The History Place
John D Clare

Re-Enactments and Battlefield Tours

WW1 Revisited
MGB Tours
History Needs You
CPS Battlefield Tours
Spirit of Remembrance Tours


Roger Moorhouse
The Long, Long Trail
Remembrance Image Project
Preston’s First World War
Tom Holland
Rchard Van Emden
Peter Hart
Scott Addington
Giles MacDonagh


D-Day Museum
First World War Centernary by Imperial War Museum
Imperial War Museums
Naval Aviation Museum
National World War Two Museum
Lives of the First World War by Imperial War Museum
RAF Museum
Tank Museum


Tommies Guides
Pen and Sword
Amberley Books

Professional Bodies and Associations

The Historical Association
Institute of Historical Research
London Historians
Western Front Association