American History

American History

American History Magazine

About American History

the leading popular magazine devoted to exploring the rich texture of the American experience through engaging writing, outstanding photography and artwork. Lively storytelling, thoughtful essays and eyewitness accounts bring America’s past alive in each entertaining issue.

is published 6 times per year with a paid circulation of 46,000.



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Reader Demographic

Male readers: 91%

Median age: 54.9 years

Median HHI: $101,973

College educated: 92%

Active Travelers:  twice as likely than the general  population to travel for special events, and more than eight times as likely to visit national parks.

Active Readers: purchases an average of 4 or more  books  every 3 months.  

Loyal HistoryNet Readers spend: 1 hour and 48 minutes reading each issue

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