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

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, ONLINE EARLY
Courting public favour: the Boy Scout movement and the accident of internationalism, 1907−29
Scott Johnston, ONLINE EARLY
Liberal Unionism and political representation in Wales, c.1886–1893
Naomi Lloyd-Jones, ONLINE EARLY
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
Local initiative, central oversight, provincial perspective: governing police forces in nineteenth-century Leeds
David Churchill, ONLINE EARLY
The seditious murder of Thomas of Sibthorpe and the Great Statute of Treasons, 1351–2
David Crook, ONLINE EARLY
‘Such nonsense that it cannot be true’: the Jacobite reaction to George Lockhart of Carnwath's Memoirs Concerning the Affairs of Scotland
Daniel Szechi, ONLINE EARLY
Notable protests: respectable resistance in occupied northern France, 1914–18
James E. Connolly, ONLINE EARLY
Recovering Charles I's art collection: some implications of the 1660 Act of Indemnity and Oblivion
Andrew Barclay, ONLINE EARLY
Of crofters, Celts and claymores: the Celtic Magazine and the Highland cultural nationalist movement, 1875–88
Ian B. Stewart, ONLINE EARLY
Royal and non-royal forests and chases in England and Wales
John Langton, ONLINE EARLY
Ballot papers and the practice of elections: Britain, France and the United States of America, c.1500–2000
Malcolm Crook, Tom Crook, ONLINE EARLY
Obstinate juries, impudent barristers and scandalous verdicts? Compensating the victims of the Gordon Riots of 1780 and the Priestley Riots of 1791
Jonathan Atherton, ONLINE EARLY
The art of governing contingency: rethinking the colonial history of diamond mining in Sierra Leone
Lorenzo D'Angelo, ONLINE EARLY
The Bari charter of privileges of 1132: articulating the culture of a new Norman monarchy
Paul Oldfield, ONLINE EARLY

Volume 88 (240)

Bishop William Laud and the parliament of 1626
Mark Parry, vol. 88 (240): 230-248

Volume 87 (238)

Toward a historical dialectic of culinary styles
Ken Albala, vol. 87 (238): 581-590
Episcopal emotions: tears in the life of the medieval bishop
Katherine Harvey, vol. 87 (238): 591-610
Licit medicine or ‘Pythagorean necromancy'? The ‘Sphere of Life and Death’ in late medieval England
Joanne Edge, vol. 87 (238): 611-632
The Elizabethan succession question in Roger Edwardes's ‘Castra Regia’ (1569) and ‘Cista Pacis Anglie’ (1576)
Victoria Smith, vol. 87 (238): 633-654