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

Humanitarian assistance during the Rif War (Morocco, 1921–6): the International Committee of the Red Cross and ‘an unfortunate affair’
Pablo La Porte, ONLINE EARLY
Of crofters, Celts and claymores: the Celtic Magazine and the Highland cultural nationalist movement, 1875–88
Ian B. Stewart, ONLINE EARLY
The art of governing contingency: rethinking the colonial history of diamond mining in Sierra Leone
Lorenzo D'Angelo, ONLINE EARLY
The land market and Anglo-Saxon society
Rory Naismith, ONLINE EARLY
Royal death and living memorials: the funerals and commemoration of George V and George VI, 1936–52
Ina Zweiniger-Bargielowska, ONLINE EARLY
Sometimes somnolent, sometimes seething: British imperial Africa and its home fronts
Bill Nasson, ONLINE EARLY
The Engagement controversy: a victory for the English republic
Amos Tubb, ONLINE EARLY
Neither Byzantine nor Islamic? The duke of the Thebaid and the formation of the Umayyad state
Marie Legendre, ONLINE EARLY
Lame Jack his haultings: J. H. Hexter, the ‘middle group’ and William Prynne
Warwick K. George, ONLINE EARLY
The Guildhall Library, Robert Bale and the writing of London history
Mary C. Erler, ONLINE EARLY
The early Irish hostage surety and inter-territorial alliances
Jaqueline Bemmer, ONLINE EARLY
The ‘stormy latitude of the law’: Chancery Lane and street improvement in late Georgian London
Francis Calvert Boorman, ONLINE EARLY

Volume 88 (242)

Tenure and property in medieval England
Susan Reynolds, vol. 88 (242): 563-576
The Bari charter of privileges of 1132: articulating the culture of a new Norman monarchy
Paul Oldfield, vol. 88 (242): 577-598
Donald Balloch, the ‘Treaty of Ardtornish-Westminster’ and the MacDonald raids of 1461–3
James Petre, vol. 88 (242): 599-628
Recovering Charles I's art collection: some implications of the 1660 Act of Indemnity and Oblivion
Andrew Barclay, vol. 88 (242): 629-649
Obstinate juries, impudent barristers and scandalous verdicts? Compensating the victims of the Gordon Riots of 1780 and the Priestley Riots of 1791
Jonathan Atherton, vol. 88 (242): 650-673
The ‘blood of the martyrs’ and the growth of Catholicism in late Chosŏn Korea
Andrew Finch, vol. 88 (242): 674-692
Notable protests: respectable resistance in occupied northern France, 1914–18
James E. Connolly, vol. 88 (242): 693-715
Sterilization and the British Conservative party: rethinking the failure of the Eugenics Society's political strategy in the nineteen-thirties
Bradley W. Hart, Richard Carr, vol. 88 (242): 716-739