Scottish Historical Review

The Scottish Historical Review is the premier journal in the field of Scottish Historical Studies, covering all periods of Scottish history from the early to the modern, encouraging a variety of historical approaches.

Contributors are regarded as authoritative in their subject area; the pages of the journal are regularly graced by leading Scottish historians.

In addition to its extensive book reviews, the Scottish Historical Review supports the compilation of List of Articles in Scottish History and List of Essays on Scottish History in Books, which cover articles published in the preceding year which is included in the Bibliography of British and Irish History.

Published Apr & Oct

ISSN (print): 
0036-9241
ISSN (online): 
1750-0222

Latest articles

Volume 93 (2)

Bannockburn, World War I and the Referendum
David Ditchburn, vol. 93 (2): 161-170
Charles A. McKean (1946–2013)
Bob Harris, vol. 93 (2): 171-176
Patriotism, Public Opinion and the ‘People's Chair’ of Scottish History and Literature
Edward J. Cowan, vol. 93 (2): 177-194
The Emergence and Transformation of Medieval Cumbria
Fiona Edmonds, vol. 93 (2): 195-216
The Scottish Convention of Estates of 1630
Julian Goodare, vol. 93 (2): 217-239
‘To bring the work to greater perfection’: Systematising Governance in the Church of Scotland, 1696–1800
Alistair Mutch, vol. 93 (2): 240-261
The Reputation of William Cullen (1710 – 1790): Family, Politics, and the Biography of an ‘Ornate Physician’
Jane Rendall, vol. 93 (2): 262-285
The Battle of Brunanburh: A casebook.; Edited by Michael Livingston. Pp. xvi, 441.; ISBN: 9780859898638.; Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2011. £25.00
Neil Mcguigan, vol. 93 (2): 286-288
Britain, Ireland and the Crusades, c. 1000–1300.; By Kathryn Hurlock. Pp. xxii, 248.; ISBN: 9780230298644.; New York and Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. £20.99 (Paperback).
Katherine Eleutheria Basanti, vol. 93 (2): 288-289
Monuments and Monumentality across Medieval and Early Modern Europe. Proceedings of the 2011 Stirling Conference.; Edited by Michael Penman. Pp. xxii, 298.; ISBN: 9781907730283.; Donington: Shaun Tyas, 2013. £35.00
Jörg Rogge, vol. 93 (2): 289-291
Owain Glyndŵr: A casebook.; Edited by Michael Livingston and John K. Bollard. Pp. 640.; ISBN: 9780859898843 (Hardback); 9780859898836 (Paperback).; Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2013. £95.00 (Hardback); £25.00 (Paperback).
Michael H. Brown, vol. 93 (2): 291-292
Older Scots: A linguistic reader.; By Jeremy J. Smith. Pp. xi, 253.; ISBN: 9781897976333 (Hardback); 9781897976340 (Paperback).; Woodbridge: Boydell & Brewer (for the Scottish Text Society, Fifth series, no. 9), 2012. £45 (Hardback); £14.99 (Paperback)
Joanna Kopaczyk, vol. 93 (2): 293-294
Shorter Scottish Medieval Romances. Florimond of Albany, Sir Colling the Knycht, King Orphius, Roswall and Lillian.; Edited by Rhiannon Purdie. Pp. 290.; ISBN: 9781897976364.; Woodbridge: Boydell & Brewer (for the Scottish Text Society, Fifth series, n
Davina Brückner, vol. 93 (2): 295-296
Records of the Convention of Royal Burghs, 1555; 1631–1648.; Edited by Alan R. MacDonald & Mary Verschuur. Pp. 348.; ISBN: 978-0906245347.; Woodbridge: Boydell & Brewer (for the Scottish History Society, Sixth series, vol. 3), 2013 for 2009. £40.00.
J. R. D. Falconer, vol. 93 (2): 296-298
Alexander Leslie and the Scottish Generals of the Thirty Years’ War, 1618–1648.; By Steve Murdoch and Alexia Grosjean. Pp. xii, 288.; ISBN: 9781848934672.; London: Pickering & Chatto, 2014. £60.00/$99.00.
Edward M. Furgol, vol. 93 (2): 298-300
Making Toleration: The repealers and the Glorious Revolution.; By Scott Sowerby. Pp. 404.; ISBN: 9780674073098.; Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2013. £30.00.
David Parrish, vol. 93 (2): 300-301
‘News from the Republick of Letters’ Scottish Students, Charles Mackie and the United Provinces, 1650–1750.; By Esther Mijers. Pp. ix, 223.; ISBN: 9789004210684.; Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2012. €108.00.
Marie-Claude Tucker, vol. 93 (2): 301-303
Imperial Landscapes: Britain's global visual culture, 1745–1820.; By John E. Crowley. Pp. 320.; ISBN: 9780300170504.; New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2011. $85.00.; The Scots in South Africa: Ethnicity, identity, gender and race, 1772–191
Andrew Mackillop, vol. 93 (2): 303-306
The Idea of Commercial Society in the Scottish Enlightenment.; By Christopher J. Berry. Pp. xii, 244.; ISBN: 9780748645329.; Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2013. £65.00.
Michael P. Brown, vol. 93 (2): 307-309
Painting The Town: Scottish urban history in art.; By E. Patricia Dennison, Stuart Eydmann, Annie Lyell, Michael Lynch & Simon Stronach. Pp. xxxii, 473.; ISBN: 9781908332042.; Edinburgh: Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 2013. £25.00.
Bob Harris, vol. 93 (2): 309-311