Historical Research articles

Volume 88 (241)

Courting public favour: the Boy Scout movement and the accident of internationalism, 1907−29
Scott Johnston, vol. 88 (241): 508-529
Ballot papers and the practice of elections: Britain, France and the United States of America, c.1500–2000
Malcolm Crook, Tom Crook, vol. 88 (241): 530-561

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
The harassment of Isaac Allen: puritanism, parochial politics and Prestwich's troubles during the first English civil war
James Mawdesley, vol. 87 (238): 655-678
‘Britons, strike home’: politics, patriotism and popular song in British culture, c.1695–1900
Martha Vandrei, vol. 87 (238): 679-702
‘The other boys of Kilmichael’: No. 2 Section, ‘C’ Company, Auxiliary Division Royal Irish Constabulary, 28 November 1920
Andrew Nelson, vol. 87 (238): 703-722
‘For the freedom of captive European nations’: east European exiles in the Cold War
Martin Nekola, vol. 87 (238): 723-741
John of Oxnead, chronicler of St. Benet's Holm
Julian Luxford, vol. 87 (238): 742-743
Robert Bale's chronicle and the second battle of St. Albans
Hannes Kleineke, vol. 87 (238): 744-750
The Essex inquisitions of 1556: the Colchester certificate
P. R. Cavill, vol. 87 (238): 751-763

Volume 87 (237)

‘You are what you eat’: historical changes in ideas about food and identity
Steven Shapin, vol. 87 (237): 377-392
Earl Gilbert Marshal and his mortal enemies
David Crouch, vol. 87 (237): 393-403
Provincial news networks in late Elizabethan Devon
Ian Cooper, vol. 87 (237): 404-422
Female barrenness, bodily access and aromatic treatments in seventeenth-century England
Jennifer Evans, vol. 87 (237): 423-443
Rethinking church and state during the English Interregnum
Charles W. A. Prior, vol. 87 (237): 444-465
‘A considerable portion of the defence of the Empire’: Lisbon and victualling the royal navy during the French Revolutionary War, 1793–1802
Martin Robson, vol. 87 (237): 466-490
Prelude to the Opium War? British reactions to the ‘Napier Fizzle’ and attitudes towards China in the mid eighteen-thirties
GAO Hao, vol. 87 (237): 491-509
The Red Book of the Exchequer: a curious affair revisited
Margaret Procter, vol. 87 (237): 510-532
Imperialism first, the war second: the British, an Armenian legion, and deliberations on where to attack the Ottoman empire, November 1914–April 1915
Andrekos Varnava, vol. 87 (237): 533-555
‘M4 to Wales – and prosper!’ A history of a motorway
Martin Johnes, vol. 87 (237): 556-573
Letters of Richard II (1397–8) in the authorship of William Ferriby
David R. Carlson, vol. 87 (237): 574-580

Volume 87 (236)

The hue and cry in medieval English towns
Samantha Sagui, vol. 87 (236): 179-193
The impact of land accumulation and consolidation on population trends in the pre-industrial period: two contrasting cases in the Low Countries
D. R. Curtis, vol. 87 (236): 194-228
Kinship and diplomacy in sixteenth-century Scotland: the earl of Northumberland's Scottish captivity in its domestic and international context, 1569–72
Amy Blakeway, vol. 87 (236): 229-250
The dominion of history: the export of historical research from Britain since 1850
Miles Taylor, vol. 87 (236): 275-292
From anti-colonialism to anti-imperialism: the evolution of H. M. Hyndman's critique of empire, c.1875–1905
Marcus Morris, vol. 87 (236): 293-314
Rank-and-file movements and political change before the Great War: the Durham miners' ‘Forward Movement’
Lewis Mates, vol. 87 (236): 316-343
The myth of sovereignty: British immigration control in policy and practice in the nineteen-seventies
Evan Smith, Marinella Marmo, vol. 87 (236): 344-369
Oliver Cromwell, iconoclasm and Ely cathedral
Graham Hart, vol. 87 (236): 370-376

Volume 87 (235)

Hiding the truth: exegetical discussions of Abraham's lie from Hugh of St. Victor to Stephen Langton
Emily Corran, vol. 87 (235): 1-17
Dorset in the period of baronial reform and rebellion, 1258–67
Huw Ridgeway, vol. 87 (235): 18-42
High clergy and printers: anti-Reformation polemic in the kingdom of Poland, 1520–36
Natalia Nowakowska, vol. 87 (235): 43-64
‘To[o] much eating stifles the child’: fat bodies and reproduction in early modern England
Sarah Toulalan, vol. 87 (235): 65-93
The misuse of loyalty? James Dundas and the faculty of advocates’ letter to Queen Anne of 1711
Adrian Lashmore-Davies, vol. 87 (235): 94-115
Pressing the French and defending the Palmerstonian line: Lord William Hervey and The Times, 1846–8
Laurence Guymer, vol. 87 (235): 116-133
‘They seem to have all died out’: witches and witchcraft in Lark Rise to Candleford and the English countryside, c.1830–1930
Thomas Waters, vol. 87 (235): 134-153