Sean McGlynn

Portrait generally thought to be of Ghenghis Khan

Was Genghis Khan the cruellest man who ever lived?

From the unpromising and desperately unforgiving background that forged his iron will and boundless ambition, Temujin (as Genghis Khan was…


Revolutionary in spirit

Sean McGlynn enjoys an account of seven British rebellions, but argues they were more revolutionary than this historian declares


Forever waging wars

Death by buggery. Death by castration. Even death by being scared to death. Or so we are led to believe…