About this Journal

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.

The Scottish Historical Review Trust is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO), charity number SC045296

Editors and Editorial Board


(for post-1707 material)
Dr Emma Macleod, University of Stirling

(for pre-1707 material)
Dr Alastair J. Macdonald, University of Aberdeen

(for special issues)
Dr David Ditchburn, Trinity College Dublin

Review Editor

Dr Amy Blakeway, University of St Andrews, School of History, St Katharine's Lodge, The Scores, St Andrews, KY16 9BA. All books for review should be sent to Dr Blakeway at this address.

Trustees of the SHR

Professor Michael H. Brown
Dr Karly Kehoe (Convenor)
Dr Alan MacDonald
Dr Iain Macinnes
Lyndsay McGill
Dr Esther Mijers (Treasurer)
Dr Norman Reid
Professor Laura Stewart
Professor Annie Tindley
Dr Sally Tuckett (Secretary)

International Advisors to the SHR Trust

Professor David Hancock, University of Michigan, USA
Professor Linda Colley, Princeton University, USA
Professor Ben Hudson, Penn State, USA
Professor Cynthia Neville, Dalhousie University, Canada
Professor Michael E. Vance, Saint Mary's University, Canada
Professor Liam McIlvanney, University of Otago, New Zealand
Dr Michael T. Davis, Griffith University, Australia
Professor Steven Ellis, NUI, Galway, Ireland
Dr Alice Taylor, King's College London, UK
Dr Philipp Roessner, University of Manchester, UK/ Universitaet Leipzig, Germany
Dr Jane McDermid, University of Southampton, UK
Professor Jon Vidar Sigurdsson, University of Oslo, Norway
Professor Dr Luuk Houwen, Ruhr-Universitaet Bochum, Germany
Dr Paul Tonks, Yonsei University, Underwood International College, Seoul, South Korea


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Scottish Historical Review

Print ISSN: 0036-9241 Online ISSN: 1750-0222
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