Historical Research

Since 1923, Historical Research has been a leading British historical journal. Historical Research publishes the work of established historians as well as assisting new researchers with their first articles. Its articles cover a wide geographical and temporal span, from the early middle ages to the twentieth century. It encourages the submission of articles from a broad variety of approaches, including social, political, urban, intellectual and cultural history.

Quarterly: February, May, August, November.

Publisher: 
Wiley-Blackwell
ISSN (print): 
0950-3471
ISSN (online): 
1468-2281

Latest articles

The parliamentary mind and the mutable constitution
Catherine Chou, ONLINE EARLY
Reformative rhetoric and the exercise of corporal power: Alexander Maconochie's regime at Birmingham prison, 1849–51
J. M. Moore, ONLINE EARLY
The decline of the Liberal party in the heart of England: the Liberals in Leicestershire, 1914–24
Gavin J. Freeman, ONLINE EARLY
National Service: the University of London Library during the Second World War
K. E. Attar, ONLINE EARLY
Colonial autonomy and Cold War diplomacy: Hong Kong and the case of Anthony Grey, 1967–9
James Fellows, ONLINE EARLY
War, religion and anti-slavery ideology: Isaac Nelson's radical abolitionist examination of the American civil war
Daniel Ritchie, ONLINE EARLY
Combined operations and British strategy, 1900–9
Shawn Grimes, ONLINE EARLY
British humanitarianism and the Russian famine, 1891–2
Luke Kelly, ONLINE EARLY
Memories of violence and New English identities in early modern Ireland
Joan Redmond, ONLINE EARLY
Anne of Kiev (c.1024–c.1075) and a reassessment of maternal power in the minority kingship of Philip I of France
Emily Joan Ward, ONLINE EARLY
Recording, reporting and printing the Cromwellian ‘kingship debates’ of 1657
Jonathan Fitzgibbons, ONLINE EARLY
Bede's sources for his references to ‘hides’ in the Ecclesiastical History and the History of the Abbots
Richard Shaw, ONLINE EARLY

Volume 89 (243)

Neither Byzantine nor Islamic? The duke of the Thebaid and the formation of the Umayyad state
Marie Legendre, vol. 89 (243): 3-18
The land market and Anglo-Saxon society
Rory Naismith, vol. 89 (243): 19-41
The Engagement controversy: a victory for the English republic
Amos Tubb, vol. 89 (243): 42-61
The ‘stormy latitude of the law’: Chancery Lane and street improvement in late Georgian London
Francis Calvert Boorman, vol. 89 (243): 62-87
Of crofters, Celts and claymores: the Celtic Magazine and the Highland cultural nationalist movement, 1875–88
Ian B. Stewart, vol. 89 (243): 88-113
Humanitarian assistance during the Rif War (Morocco, 1921–6): the International Committee of the Red Cross and ‘an unfortunate affair’
Pablo La Porte, vol. 89 (243): 114-135
The art of governing contingency: rethinking the colonial history of diamond mining in Sierra Leone
Lorenzo D'Angelo, vol. 89 (243): 136-157
Royal death and living memorials: the funerals and commemoration of George V and George VI, 1936–52
Ina Zweiniger-Bargielowska, vol. 89 (243): 158-175