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

Volume 89 (245)

Issue Information – TOC
vol. 89 (245): 397-397
History and biography
Lawrence Goldman, vol. 89 (245): 399-411
Magna Carta and the honour of Wallingford
Christopher Tilley, vol. 89 (245): 454-469

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
The Guildhall Library, Robert Bale and the writing of London history
Mary C. Erler, vol. 89 (243): 176-186

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