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

Lame Jack his haultings: J. H. Hexter, the ‘middle group’ and William Prynne
Warwick K. George, ONLINE EARLY
The early Irish hostage surety and inter-territorial alliances
Jaqueline Bemmer, ONLINE EARLY
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
A matter of trust: the royal regulation of England's French residents during wartime, 1294–1377
Bart Lambert, W. Mark Ormrod, ONLINE EARLY
The representation and experience of English urban fire disasters, c.1580–1640
John E. Morgan, ONLINE EARLY
The decline of the Liberal party in the heart of England: the Liberals in Leicestershire, 1914–24
Gavin J. Freeman, ONLINE EARLY
The end of the ‘dual possession’ of Sakhalin as multilateral diplomacy, 1867–73
Takahiro Yamamoto, ONLINE EARLY
Treason, felony and Lollardy: a common petition in the hand of Richard Osbarn, clerk of the chamber of the Guildhall, 1400–c.1437
Helen Killick, 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
Persuading the queen's majesty's subjects from their allegiance: treason, reconciliation and confessional identity in Elizabethan England
Lucy Underwood, ONLINE EARLY
‘You know I am all on fire’: writing the adulterous affair in England, c.1740–1830
Sally Holloway, 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
Paper salvage in Britain during the Second World War
Henry Irving, 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