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

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Latest articles

Volume 95 (1)

A Latin Renaissance in Reformation Scotland? Print Trends in Scottish Latin Literature, c. 1480–1700
vol. 95 (1): 1-29
Charity and Conflict: Poor Relief in Mid-Seventeenth-Century Dundee
vol. 95 (1): 30-56
Policing Marriage under the ‘Tree of Despotism’: The Struggle over Marital, Civic and Police-Judicial Relations in Mid-Nineteenth-Century Edinburgh
vol. 95 (1): 57-87
Police Amalgamation and Reform in Scotland: The Long Twentieth Century
vol. 95 (1): 88-111
The Formation of the English Kingdom in the Tenth Century. By George Molyneaux.
vol. 95 (1): 112-113
The Lion, the Lily, and the Leopard: The Crown and Nobility of Scotland, France, and England and the Struggle for Power (1100–1204). By Melissa Pollock
vol. 95 (1): 113-115
Kings, Lords and Men in Scotland and Britain, 1300–1625: Essays in Honour of Jenny Wormald. Edited by Steve Boardman and Julian Goodare
vol. 95 (1): 115-117
Fresche Fontanis: Studies in the Culture of Medieval and Early Modern Scotland. Edited by Janet Hadley Williams and J. Derrick McClure
vol. 95 (1): 118-119
The Great Immigration: Scots in Cracow and Little Poland, circa 1500–1660. By Waldemar Kowalski
vol. 95 (1): 119-121
Edinburgh Housemails Taxation Book, 1634–1636. Edited by Aaron Allen and Cathryn Spence
vol. 95 (1): 121-122
The Minutes and Papers of the Westminster Assembly, 1643–1652. Edited by Chad van Dixhoorn
vol. 95 (1): 122-126
Governing Gaeldom: The Scottish Highlands and the Restoration State, 1660–1688. By Allan Kennedy
vol. 95 (1): 126-127
Military Engineers and the Development of the Early-Modern European State. Edited by Bruce P. Lenman
vol. 95 (1): 127-129
Jacobitism, Enlightenment and Empire, 1680–1820. Edited by Allan I. Macinnes and Douglas J. Hamilton
vol. 95 (1): 129-131
The Jacobites at Urbino. An Exiled Court in Transition. By Edward Corp; I Giacobiti a Urbino 1717–1718. La Corte in Esilio di Giacomo III Re d'Inghilterra. By Edward Corp
vol. 95 (1): 131-133
Religion and National Identity: Governing Scottish Presbyterianism in the Eighteenth Century. By Alistair Mutch
vol. 95 (1): 133-135
Politics Personified: Portraiture, Caricature and Visual Culture in Britain, c. 1830–80. By Henry Miller
vol. 95 (1): 135-137
Painting Labour in Scotland and Europe, 1850–1900. By John Morrison
vol. 95 (1): 137-138

Volume 94 (2)

Tertiaries and the Scottish Observance: St Martha's Hospital in Aberdour and the Institutionalisation of the Franciscan Third Order
vol. 94 (2): 121-139
Burns and the Bank Manager: Robert Burns in the Shadow of the Debtors’ Prison
vol. 94 (2): 140-163