Historical Research

Latest issue - November 2014

Articles include: ‘Britons, strike home’: politics, patriotism and popular song in British culture, c.1695–1900 by Martha Vandrei, looking at the history of Britain’s ‘other’ national anthem.

Latest virtual issue

The Great War 1914-18

A virtual issue commemorating the 100th anniversary of the First World War includes articles on Kitchener and that famous poster, war poetry and soldiers’ emotions.

Forthcoming articles

  • Obstinate juries, impudent barristers and scandalous verdicts? Compensating the victims of the Gordon Riots of 1780 and the Priestley Riots of 1791. Jonathan Atherton
  • Hagiography and Norman ducal genealogy in twelfth-century England. Ilya Afanasyev
  • Religion, politics and patronage in the late Hanoverian navy, c.1780-c.1820. Gareth Atkins
  • Recovering Charles I’s art collection: some implications of the 1660 Act of Indemnity and Oblivion. Andrew Barclay