History of War - Subscription

This subscription takes you through the stories, strategies, heroes and machines of armed conflict through the ages. Plus, save 40% on a Forces War Records membership.

Save 40% on a Forces War Records membership when you subscribe to History of War. Specialising only in military history, the genealogy site contains over 10 million records of individuals who have served from medieval times - right through to present day. We'll also send 3 free PDF tutorials to help you with your genealogy research. Your discount code and PDFs will be emailed to you within 30 days of subscribing.
What you get
In every issue of History of War, you'll find:
  • The Briefing: Each issue uncovers the elusive historical origins of today’s devastating conflicts, using engaging infographics and in-depth research that will leave you fully briefed. 
  • History of War: Features ranging throughout military history focus on the structures, strategies and stories from the briefing room to the battlefield, complete with detailed graphics, stunning photography and expert research.
  • Frontline: Our front section brings you a complete guide to a weapon, campaign, or vehicle from history’s frontline, packed with intricate maps, breathtaking images, and detailed illustrations to make you an expert in minutes. 
  • Great Battles: Step onto some of the most important battlefields ever, complete with blow-by-blow accounts and detailed maps that bring clashes from across the ages to life in all their staggering, brutal glory. 
  • Heroes of the Victoria Cross: Follow unbelievable, and inspiring, tales of battlefield bravery from across the centuries of Britain’s Victoria Cross and America’s Medal of Honor. 
  • Operator’s Handbook: Sit in the driving seat, stand at the helm or enter the cockpit of military history’s most impressive vehicles, complete with stunning photography and focused descriptions of the war-winning technology within.
Save up to 44%

Print

from  $6.92  per issue
Print edition delivered to your door

13 issues published a year
Save up to 52%

Print + Digital

from  $7.77  for both
Print edition delivered to your door

13 issues published a year

Instant digital access

Read on  iOS
Save up to 45%

Digital

from  $2.19  per issue
13 issues published a year

Instant digital access

Read on  iOS
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Magazine Details

From the epic sieges of Medieval Europe to the daring dogfights of World War II, History of War takes you inside the minds of fighting men, under the bonnets of some of the world’s most devastating war machines, and high above the battlefield to see the broad sweep of conflict as it happened.

You'll receive 13 issues during a 1 year History of War magazine subscription.

Frequently asked questions

Placing an order
How do I order a magazine subscription?
Receive every issue hot off the press, direct to your door. You'll also be protected from any price rises for the term of your subscription.

To place your order online:
1. Choose which magazine you would like to order
2. Select your payment term and click 'Buy Now'
3. Click 'Checkout'
4. Complete the order form
5. You’ll receive an email confirming your order!*

*Your acknowledgement email will be sent to you with all your subscription details: your subscriber number, your start and expiry issue and all the contact information you need to get in touch with us about your subscription.

To place your order on the telephone:

Speak to a member of our customer service team on:

UK: 0344 848 2852
International: +44 344 848 2852

UK calls cost 5p per minute from a BT landline, other networks and mobiles may vary
Phone lines are open:

Monday-Friday 0800-2130
Saturday 0800-1600

If you’re having problems completing your order, you can also contact us here

How do I order a gift subscription?

Simply follow the ordering instructions and don't forget to submit the recipients address details.

To order a gift subscription:
1. Choose the magazine you would like to give as a gift
2. In the checkout, tick the checkbox next to ‘Is this a Gift’
3. Tick 'Different Delivery Name and Address'. To add the recipients details (this is the address you would like the magazine sent to)
4. If you wish to send an e-card, tick the checkbox Complete the order form
5. You’ll receive an email confirming your order!

An acknowledgement email will be sent to you detailing all subscription details: subscriber number, start and expiry issue and all the contact information you need to get in touch with us about the gift subscription.

You also have the option of sending an e-card welcoming the lucky recipient to their new subscription. Gift subscriptions are perfect for special occasions such as Christmas, Birthdays, Mothers Day and Fathers Day. Ordering is simple, and all gift orders will receive a gift card, so why not buy a gift subscription today? Find out more about buying a gift subscription.

What's included in the price of my subscription?
We publish 13 times a year on most titles.

The prices displayed for all products on My Favourite Magazines include all delivery and shipping costs.

Please note that all purchases are made in Pounds Sterling.

For International orders, the price you pay will be dependant on the exchange rate of your credit card company and may fluctuate. VAT is payable on some of our Bookazine and Merchandise products, however, the price you see is the price you pay.

What payment options do you accept?
We accept: Major Credit & Debit Cards:

Visa/Mastercard/Amex
Direct Debits
Postal Orders*
PayPal Cheque payments*

*Postal and Cheque Payment options not available online. For further information on payment methods and services, please contact Customer Services on Tel: 0344 848 2852 International: +44 344 848 2852

Delivery & Returns
Which countries do you deliver to?
We deliver to 70 countries worldwide. Here's the full list of countries we ship to.

Is there a delivery cost?
Shipping is included in the price for all subscriptions, single issues, bookazines and merchandise products on MyFavouriteMagazines. The prices you see are the prices you pay, we do not add additional shipping costs during the checkout. 

When will I receive my first magazine?
UK - In the checkout, you can select the issue that you would prefer to start your subscription with. The on sale dates will be listed for each magazine, and all magazines being mailed to a UK address should arrive around the same day as the ‘on sale’ date.

International - Please allow approximately 10-14 days for delivery from when the item is mailed to avoid disappointment. 

Digital
What’s a Digital Edition?
Our digital editions come in two varieties - digital replicas or interactive iPad editions.

Our digital replicas are high quality, page-turning versions of the print edition.

Some titles feature enhancements, including video, image galleries and weblinks. Our interactive editions also feature content from the print edition but are designed specifically for the iPad. They come with free-scrolling live text, animations and particle effects, variable page sizes, 360 degree imagery and sharing as well as video, image galleries and weblinks. Please note: interactive editions are usually available for the iPad only, although some select titles are now interactive on iPhone. In most cases, if you subscribe to an interactive edition on the iPad, you will be served the digital replica when you open your digital edition on your iPhone.

I’ve purchased a Digital Subscription - how do I download it?
Once you complete your purchase, just follow our easy access guide, and you can be reading the current issue of your favourite magazine in a matter of minutes.

Our digital magazines work with iPad/iPhone and Android devices (that support the Google Play newsstand App).

Click here for digital download instructions.

Which devices can I read my magazine on?
Apple iOS System Requirements:

  • iOS Version 6.0 (or later)
  • The latest version of the free magazine app downloaded from iTunes

Our magazine apps run on all iPad and iPhone devices running iOS 6.0 or above.

Android System Requirements:
  • Android OS version 2.2 (or later)
  • A compatible Android device. Go to Google's supported device list to see if your Android device is compatible with Google Play.

Note: Kindle Fire, Windows and Nook devices are not compatible with Google Play.

Web browsers: it is possible to read via Google Chrome. This is available to android device users only. Find out more.

Only available in the following countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, India, Indonesia. Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, Russia, Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States.

Do I get instant access to the magazine when I subscribe?
You can get instant digital access to the current issue of your chosen magazine. Once you complete your purchase, just follow our easy access guide, and you can be reading the current issue of your favourite magazine in a matter of minutes.

When do digital subscriptions start?
All new subscriptions begin from the most recently released issue available on Newsstand. Depending on the no. of issues published per year, you will receive on average, a minimum 13 issues a year. All magazine product pages include details of the no. of issues published per year in the description.

Instant Access: You will have instant access to the current issue on sale and future issues released within your subscription term. Your issues will become available as they are published. Issues released before the current issue on-sale (on the date you placed your order) won't be part of your subscription. If you would like to own them, you will have to purchase these back issues individually via iTunes.

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Magazine Details

From the epic sieges of Medieval Europe to the daring dogfights of World War II, History of War takes you inside the minds of fighting men, under the bonnets of some of the world’s most devastating war machines, and high above the battlefield to see the broad sweep of conflict as it happened.

You'll receive 13 issues during a 1 year History of War magazine subscription.

Frequently asked questions

Placing an order
How do I order a magazine subscription?
Receive every issue hot off the press, direct to your door. You'll also be protected from any price rises for the term of your subscription.

To place your order online:
1. Choose which magazine you would like to order
2. Select your payment term and click 'Buy Now'
3. Click 'Checkout'
4. Complete the order form
5. You’ll receive an email confirming your order!*

*Your acknowledgement email will be sent to you with all your subscription details: your subscriber number, your start and expiry issue and all the contact information you need to get in touch with us about your subscription.

To place your order on the telephone:

Speak to a member of our customer service team on:

UK: 0344 848 2852
International: +44 344 848 2852

UK calls cost 5p per minute from a BT landline, other networks and mobiles may vary
Phone lines are open:

Monday-Friday 0800-2130
Saturday 0800-1600

If you’re having problems completing your order, you can also contact us here

How do I order a gift subscription?

Simply follow the ordering instructions and don't forget to submit the recipients address details.

To order a gift subscription:
1. Choose the magazine you would like to give as a gift
2. In the checkout, tick the checkbox next to ‘Is this a Gift’
3. Tick 'Different Delivery Name and Address'. To add the recipients details (this is the address you would like the magazine sent to)
4. If you wish to send an e-card, tick the checkbox Complete the order form
5. You’ll receive an email confirming your order!

An acknowledgement email will be sent to you detailing all subscription details: subscriber number, start and expiry issue and all the contact information you need to get in touch with us about the gift subscription.

You also have the option of sending an e-card welcoming the lucky recipient to their new subscription. Gift subscriptions are perfect for special occasions such as Christmas, Birthdays, Mothers Day and Fathers Day. Ordering is simple, and all gift orders will receive a gift card, so why not buy a gift subscription today? Find out more about buying a gift subscription.

What's included in the price of my subscription?
We publish 13 times a year on most titles.

The prices displayed for all products on My Favourite Magazines include all delivery and shipping costs.

Please note that all purchases are made in Pounds Sterling.

For International orders, the price you pay will be dependant on the exchange rate of your credit card company and may fluctuate. VAT is payable on some of our Bookazine and Merchandise products, however, the price you see is the price you pay.

What payment options do you accept?
We accept: Major Credit & Debit Cards:

Visa/Mastercard/Amex
Direct Debits
Postal Orders*
PayPal Cheque payments*

*Postal and Cheque Payment options not available online. For further information on payment methods and services, please contact Customer Services on Tel: 0344 848 2852 International: +44 344 848 2852

Delivery & Returns
Which countries do you deliver to?
We deliver to 70 countries worldwide. Here's the full list of countries we ship to.

Is there a delivery cost?
Shipping is included in the price for all subscriptions, single issues, bookazines and merchandise products on MyFavouriteMagazines. The prices you see are the prices you pay, we do not add additional shipping costs during the checkout. 

When will I receive my first magazine?
UK - In the checkout, you can select the issue that you would prefer to start your subscription with. The on sale dates will be listed for each magazine, and all magazines being mailed to a UK address should arrive around the same day as the ‘on sale’ date.

International - Please allow approximately 10-14 days for delivery from when the item is mailed to avoid disappointment. 

Digital
What’s a Digital Edition?
Our digital editions come in two varieties - digital replicas or interactive iPad editions.

Our digital replicas are high quality, page-turning versions of the print edition.

Some titles feature enhancements, including video, image galleries and weblinks. Our interactive editions also feature content from the print edition but are designed specifically for the iPad. They come with free-scrolling live text, animations and particle effects, variable page sizes, 360 degree imagery and sharing as well as video, image galleries and weblinks. Please note: interactive editions are usually available for the iPad only, although some select titles are now interactive on iPhone. In most cases, if you subscribe to an interactive edition on the iPad, you will be served the digital replica when you open your digital edition on your iPhone.

I’ve purchased a Digital Subscription - how do I download it?
Once you complete your purchase, just follow our easy access guide, and you can be reading the current issue of your favourite magazine in a matter of minutes.

Our digital magazines work with iPad/iPhone and Android devices (that support the Google Play newsstand App).

Click here for digital download instructions.

Which devices can I read my magazine on?
Apple iOS System Requirements:

  • iOS Version 6.0 (or later)
  • The latest version of the free magazine app downloaded from iTunes

Our magazine apps run on all iPad and iPhone devices running iOS 6.0 or above.

Android System Requirements:
  • Android OS version 2.2 (or later)
  • A compatible Android device. Go to Google's supported device list to see if your Android device is compatible with Google Play.

Note: Kindle Fire, Windows and Nook devices are not compatible with Google Play.

Web browsers: it is possible to read via Google Chrome. This is available to android device users only. Find out more.

Only available in the following countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, India, Indonesia. Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, Russia, Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States.

Do I get instant access to the magazine when I subscribe?
You can get instant digital access to the current issue of your chosen magazine. Once you complete your purchase, just follow our easy access guide, and you can be reading the current issue of your favourite magazine in a matter of minutes.

When do digital subscriptions start?
All new subscriptions begin from the most recently released issue available on Newsstand. Depending on the no. of issues published per year, you will receive on average, a minimum 13 issues a year. All magazine product pages include details of the no. of issues published per year in the description.

Instant Access: You will have instant access to the current issue on sale and future issues released within your subscription term. Your issues will become available as they are published. Issues released before the current issue on-sale (on the date you placed your order) won't be part of your subscription. If you would like to own them, you will have to purchase these back issues individually via iTunes.

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Magazine Details

From the epic sieges of Medieval Europe to the daring dogfights of World War II, History of War takes you inside the minds of fighting men, under the bonnets of some of the world’s most devastating war machines, and high above the battlefield to see the broad sweep of conflict as it happened.

You'll receive 13 issues during a 1 year History of War magazine subscription.

Frequently asked questions

Placing an order
How do I order a magazine subscription?
Receive every issue hot off the press, direct to your door. You'll also be protected from any price rises for the term of your subscription.

To place your order online:
1. Choose which magazine you would like to order
2. Select your payment term and click 'Buy Now'
3. Click 'Checkout'
4. Complete the order form
5. You’ll receive an email confirming your order!*

*Your acknowledgement email will be sent to you with all your subscription details: your subscriber number, your start and expiry issue and all the contact information you need to get in touch with us about your subscription.

To place your order on the telephone:

Speak to a member of our customer service team on:

UK: 0344 848 2852
International: +44 344 848 2852

UK calls cost 5p per minute from a BT landline, other networks and mobiles may vary
Phone lines are open:

Monday-Friday 0800-2130
Saturday 0800-1600

If you’re having problems completing your order, you can also contact us here

How do I order a gift subscription?

Simply follow the ordering instructions and don't forget to submit the recipients address details.

To order a gift subscription:
1. Choose the magazine you would like to give as a gift
2. In the checkout, tick the checkbox next to ‘Is this a Gift’
3. Tick 'Different Delivery Name and Address'. To add the recipients details (this is the address you would like the magazine sent to)
4. If you wish to send an e-card, tick the checkbox Complete the order form
5. You’ll receive an email confirming your order!

An acknowledgement email will be sent to you detailing all subscription details: subscriber number, start and expiry issue and all the contact information you need to get in touch with us about the gift subscription.

You also have the option of sending an e-card welcoming the lucky recipient to their new subscription. Gift subscriptions are perfect for special occasions such as Christmas, Birthdays, Mothers Day and Fathers Day. Ordering is simple, and all gift orders will receive a gift card, so why not buy a gift subscription today? Find out more about buying a gift subscription.

What's included in the price of my subscription?
We publish 13 times a year on most titles.

The prices displayed for all products on My Favourite Magazines include all delivery and shipping costs.

Please note that all purchases are made in Pounds Sterling.

For International orders, the price you pay will be dependant on the exchange rate of your credit card company and may fluctuate. VAT is payable on some of our Bookazine and Merchandise products, however, the price you see is the price you pay.

What payment options do you accept?
We accept: Major Credit & Debit Cards:

Visa/Mastercard/Amex
Direct Debits
Postal Orders*
PayPal Cheque payments*

*Postal and Cheque Payment options not available online. For further information on payment methods and services, please contact Customer Services on Tel: 0344 848 2852 International: +44 344 848 2852

Delivery & Returns
Which countries do you deliver to?
We deliver to 70 countries worldwide. Here's the full list of countries we ship to.

Is there a delivery cost?
Shipping is included in the price for all subscriptions, single issues, bookazines and merchandise products on MyFavouriteMagazines. The prices you see are the prices you pay, we do not add additional shipping costs during the checkout. 

When will I receive my first magazine?
UK - In the checkout, you can select the issue that you would prefer to start your subscription with. The on sale dates will be listed for each magazine, and all magazines being mailed to a UK address should arrive around the same day as the ‘on sale’ date.

International - Please allow approximately 10-14 days for delivery from when the item is mailed to avoid disappointment. 

Digital
What’s a Digital Edition?
Our digital editions come in two varieties - digital replicas or interactive iPad editions.

Our digital replicas are high quality, page-turning versions of the print edition.

Some titles feature enhancements, including video, image galleries and weblinks. Our interactive editions also feature content from the print edition but are designed specifically for the iPad. They come with free-scrolling live text, animations and particle effects, variable page sizes, 360 degree imagery and sharing as well as video, image galleries and weblinks. Please note: interactive editions are usually available for the iPad only, although some select titles are now interactive on iPhone. In most cases, if you subscribe to an interactive edition on the iPad, you will be served the digital replica when you open your digital edition on your iPhone.

I’ve purchased a Digital Subscription - how do I download it?
Once you complete your purchase, just follow our easy access guide, and you can be reading the current issue of your favourite magazine in a matter of minutes.

Our digital magazines work with iPad/iPhone and Android devices (that support the Google Play newsstand App).

Click here for digital download instructions.

Which devices can I read my magazine on?
Apple iOS System Requirements:

  • iOS Version 6.0 (or later)
  • The latest version of the free magazine app downloaded from iTunes

Our magazine apps run on all iPad and iPhone devices running iOS 6.0 or above.

Android System Requirements:
  • Android OS version 2.2 (or later)
  • A compatible Android device. Go to Google's supported device list to see if your Android device is compatible with Google Play.

Note: Kindle Fire, Windows and Nook devices are not compatible with Google Play.

Web browsers: it is possible to read via Google Chrome. This is available to android device users only. Find out more.

Only available in the following countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, India, Indonesia. Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, Russia, Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States.

Do I get instant access to the magazine when I subscribe?
You can get instant digital access to the current issue of your chosen magazine. Once you complete your purchase, just follow our easy access guide, and you can be reading the current issue of your favourite magazine in a matter of minutes.

When do digital subscriptions start?
All new subscriptions begin from the most recently released issue available on Newsstand. Depending on the no. of issues published per year, you will receive on average, a minimum 13 issues a year. All magazine product pages include details of the no. of issues published per year in the description.

Instant Access: You will have instant access to the current issue on sale and future issues released within your subscription term. Your issues will become available as they are published. Issues released before the current issue on-sale (on the date you placed your order) won't be part of your subscription. If you would like to own them, you will have to purchase these back issues individually via iTunes.