Edward Platt
Edward Platt is a regular contributor to the New Statesman and other newspapers and magazines. His latest book is The City of Abraham: History, Myth and Memory, a Journey Through Hebron (2012).

Family feuds

The ancient God of Judaism and Islam was no distant immortal, but a god of domestic life, infertility and fratricide

Edward Platt

Essay/Ecology & Environmental Sciences

Out of the deep

From Atlantis to Noah’s Ark, we have long been drawn to stories of submerged lands. What lies beneath the flood myths?

Edward Platt