Historical Research

Historical Research latest issue - August 2017

Articles include:

Getting out of jail: suicide, escape and release in late medieval and Renaissance Bologna by Trevor Dean

Between tension and rapprochement: Sunni-Shi‘ite relations in the pre-modern Ottoman period, with a focus on the eighteenth century by M. Sait Özervarlı

‘One of the best men of business we had ever met’: Thomas Drummond, the boundary commission and the 1832 Reform Act by Martin Spychal

Virtual issue: Women historians in Historical Research

To celebrate Women’s History Month this March we have brought together a selection of articles by women historians published since 2000. The collection includes academics at various stages of their careers – from eminent professors to early career researchers – and highlights the range and depth of women’s research interests. Articles are free to read throughout 2017.

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Forthcoming articles

  • Wales in Late Medieval and Early Modern English Histories: Neglect, Rediscovery, and their Implications. Tim Thornton
  • Royal office and private ventures: the fortunes of a Maltese nobleman in Sicily, 1725-50. Anton Caruana Galizia
  • Peering into the future: British Conservative leaders and the problem of national renewal, 1942–5. Robert Crowcroft