"Catch up on the latest goblin rebellions, peasant uprisings, and magical discoveries with this amazing book."
— Book description[src]

Modern Magical History is a book about recent events in the history of the wizarding world. Harry Potter's first defeat of Lord Voldemort is covered in this book.[1]


Hermione Granger got a copy of this book for additional background reading about the wizarding world prior to her first year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry in 1991.[1] A copy was also kept in the Hogwarts Library.[2]


Notes and references

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Chapter 6 (The Journey from Platform Nine and Three-Quarters)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Pottermore
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