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

Sometimes somnolent, sometimes seething: British imperial Africa and its home fronts
Bill Nasson, ONLINE EARLY
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

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
Beyond co-operation and competition: Anglo-French relations, connected histories of decolonization and Rhodesia's Unilateral Declaration of Independence, 1965–80
Joanna Warson, vol. 88 (242): 740-764
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Volume 88 (241)

Royal and non-royal forests and chases in England and Wales
John Langton, vol. 88 (241): 381-401
The seditious murder of Thomas of Sibthorpe and the Great Statute of Treasons, 1351–2
David Crook, vol. 88 (241): 402-416
Mercantile conflict resolution and the role of the language of trust: a Danzig case in the middle of the sixteenth century
Justyna Wubs-Mrozewicz, vol. 88 (241): 417-440
‘Such nonsense that it cannot be true’: the Jacobite reaction to George Lockhart of Carnwath's Memoirs Concerning the Affairs of Scotland
Daniel Szechi, vol. 88 (241): 441-457
Local initiative, central oversight, provincial perspective: governing police forces in nineteenth-century Leeds
David Churchill, vol. 88 (241): 458-481
Liberal Unionism and political representation in Wales, c.1886–1893
Naomi Lloyd-Jones, vol. 88 (241): 482-507
Courting public favour: the Boy Scout movement and the accident of internationalism, 1907−29
Scott Johnston, vol. 88 (241): 508-529