history on the web

Debunking Henry Ford

“History is Bunk” said Henry Ford. Or did he? Was this a considered statement of principle from the most successful industrialist of the 20th century? If so, it doesn’t bode well for those of us engaged in the business of… Read More ›

Open University history

Unlikely bedfellows – Margaret Thatcher and Jennie Lee Full marks to Rachel Garnham and the Open University team which is encouraging staff and student memories to help create an interactive online history for its 40th anniversary. It’s another innovation from… Read More ›