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Britain and the World
Volume: 10, Number: 2 (September, 2017) 

‘Bogeys’ Past and Present 
John M. MacKenzie
First Page

Exporting a Prince, Ideas and Institutions to Greece, 1862–4: Mid–Victorian Perceptions of Britain's Stand and Mission in the World 
Pandeleimon Hionidis
Abstract 

Policing Communism Across the ‘White Man's World’: Anti-Communist Co-operation between Australia, South Africa and Britain in the Early 
Cold War 
Evan Smith
Abstract 

Disease and Civilization: A Scottish Atlantic Network of Physicians in the Enlightenment 
Sarah Irving-Stonebraker
Abstract

‘The Case of the Century’: The Supreme Court and Brexit 
Simon James
First Page

Ahead of Print
John Company Armed: The English East India Company, The Anglo-Mughal War and Absolutist Imperialism, c. 1675-1690 
James Vaughn
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British Catholic History
Volume 33 - Issue 4 - October 2017

Audiatur et Altera Pars: The Polish Record of the Działyński Embassy of 1597
Teresa Bałuk-Ulewiczowa
Abstract

Martyrs’ blood in the English Reformations
Anastasia Stylianou
Abstract

The Archpriest Controversy: The conservative Appellants against the progressive Jesuits
Thomas Ridgedell
Abstract

The Tixall circle and the musical life of St Monica’s, Louvain
Jane Stevenson
Abstract

Mrs Helena Aylward: A British Catholic mother, spouse and businesswoman in the Commercial Age (1705–1714)
Giada Pizzoni
Abstract

Catholic politics and creating trust in eighteenth-century England
Carys Brown
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THE BRITISH JOURNAL FOR THE HISTORY OF SCIENCE
Volume 50 - Issue 4 - December 2017

Taking Newton on tour: the scientific travels of Martin Folkes, 1733–1735
ANNA MARIE ROOS
Abstract

John Dalton and the origin of the atomic theory: reassessing the influence of Bryan Higgins
MARK I. GROSSMAN
Abstract

​The politics of cognition: liberalism and the evolutionary origins of Victorian education
MATTHEW DANIEL EDDY
Abstract

Cuts and the cutting edge: British science funding and the making of animal biotechnology in 1980s Edinburgh
DMITRIY MYELNIKOV
Abstract


In Next Issue

Phyllis M. Tookey Kerridge and the science of audiometric standardization in Britain
JAIPREET VIRDI, COREEN MCGUIRE
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Church History: Studies in Christianity and Culture
Volume 86 / Issue 4, December 2017

Hans Holbein the Younger and Reformation Bible Production
David H. Price
Abstract

Recycling the Sacred: Material Culture and Cultural Memory after the English Reformation
Alexandra Walsham
Abstract







Comparative Critical Studies 
Volume 14, Issue 1, February, 2017

A Sentimental Journey to Mars: Laurence Sterne and his Twentieth-Century Successors
Michał Czorycki
Abstract

Ahead of Print
William Blake Translated: The Creation of Blake's Literary Fame in Spain 
Cristina Flores
Abstract 





Comparative Studies in Society and History
Volume 60 - Issue 1 - January 2018

no articles on British history in this issue






Continuity and Change
Volume 32 / Issue 3,December 2017

Clandestine weddings at the Fleet Prison, c. 1710–1750: who married there?
JACOB F. FIELD 
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Cultural History 
Volume 6, Issue 2, October, 2017

no articles on British history in this issue



Digital Scholarship in the Humanities
Volume 32, Issue suppl_2 December 2017

First We Feel Then We Fall: James Joyce’s Finnegans Wake as an interactive video application 
Katarzyna Bazarnik; Jakub Wróblewski
Abstract




Diplomatic History 
Volume 42, Issue 1, January 2018

no articles on British history in this issue




Early Music
Volume 45, Issue 3, August 2017

Counting musicians: a London catalogue aria in context
Michael Burden
Abstract

Handel, not by Hogarth  
Thomas McGeary
Abstract

In Next Issue

‘Departed ghosts in living forms appear’: Abiathar, Doeg, and Jennens’s conception of Saul 
Natassa Varka
Abstract

(Re)writing English musical history 
Samantha Blickhan
Abstract

Bach in Cambridge
Andrew Frampton
Extract

Organology hits Edinburgh
Panagiotis Poulopoulos
Extract

Two hundred years of English instrumental music
Jonathan Oddie
Extract

Worth 1000 words: Edward Francis Burney at Drury Lane in 1779 
Peter Holman
Abstract



English Historical Review
Volume 132, Issue 559 December 2017

‘In Open Shew to the World’: Mary Stuart’s Armorial Claim to the English Throne and Anglo-French Relations (1559−1561) 
Steven Thiry
Abstract

Kings and Kingship in the Writings of Bede
Conor O’Brien
Abstract




The Historical Journal
Volume 60 / Issue 4, December 2017

GIFTING CULTURES AND ARTISANAL GUILDS IN SIXTEENTH- AND EARLY SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY LONDON
JASMINE KILBURN-TOPPIN
Abstract

RETHINKING THE ENGLISH REVOLUTION OF 1649
JONATHAN FITZGIBBONS
Abstract 

HOBBES'S CONVENTIONALIST THEOLOGY, THE TRINITY, AND GOD AS AN ARTIFICIAL PERSON BY FICTION
ARASH ABIZADE
Abstract

THE EAST INDIA COLLEGE DEBATE AND THE FASHIONING OF IMPERIAL OFFICIALS, 1806–1858
CALLIE WILKINSON
Abstract

‘IRELAND AS A WEAPON OF WARFARE’: WHIGS, TORIES, AND THE PROBLEM OF IRISH OUTRAGES, 1835 TO 1839
JAY R. ROSZMAN
Abstract

In Next Issue

A LONG WAY TO TIPPERARY: THE IRISH IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR
EUGENIO F. BIAGINI
Abstract

JAMAICAN LEGISLATION AND THE TRANS-ATLANTIC CONSTITUTION, 1664–1839
AARON GRAHAM
Abstract  

THE ROYAL SOCIETY AND THE PREHISTORY OF PEER REVIEW, 1665–1965
NOAH MOXHAM, AILEEN FYFE 
​Abstract

THE EVOLUTION OF ENERGY DEMAND IN BRITAIN: POLITICS, DAILY LIFE, AND PUBLIC HOUSING, 1920s–1970s
FRANK TRENTMANN, ANNA CARLSSON-HYSLOP
​Abstract  

CENSORING AN ‘ENGLISH RENEGADE’ IN GERMANY: THE CASE OF MORGAN PHILIPS PRICE
COLIN STORER
​Abstract 

LITIGATION, THE ANGLO-SCOTTISH UNION, AND THE HOUSE OF LORDS AS THE HIGH COURT, 1660–1875
PHILIP LOFT
​Abstract

WILLIAM PETTY, THE MULTIPLICATION OF MANKIND, AND DEMOGRAPHIC DISCOURSE IN SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY ENGLAND
PAUL SLACK 
​Abstract

ROBESPIERRE, THE DUKE OF YORK, AND PISISTRATUS DURING THE FRENCH REVOLUTIONARY TERROR
COLIN JONES, SIMON MACDONAL​
Abstract

THE STATE AND THE ASSASSINATION THREAT IN BRITAIN, 1971–1984
SIMON BALL 
Abstract

MEAT AND ECONOMIC EXPERTISE IN THE BRITISH IMPERIAL STATE DURING THE FIRST WORLD WAR
IAN KUMEKAWA 
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THE CONSERVATIVE MOVEMENT AND DREAMS OF BRITAIN'S POST-WAR FUTURE
KIT KOWOL
​Abstract 

WHERE WAS THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND, 1646–1660?
CHRISTOPHER HAIGH
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​LANGUAGE AND POWER IN AN ENGLISH CONVENT IN EXILE, c. 1621 – c. 1631
EMILIE K. M. MURPHY
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History Workshop Journal
Volume 84, Autumn 2017

Facts about Atrocity: Reporting Colonial Violence in Postwar Britain 
Erik Linstrum
Abstract

Asa Briggs (1921–2016) 
Eileen Janes Yeo
Abstract

In Next Issue

The Fray on the Meadow: Violence and a Moment of Government in Early Tudor England
Jonathan Healey
Abstract

Savage Warfare: Violence and the Rule of Colonial Difference in Early British Counterinsurgenc
Kim A. Wagner
Abstract

Good Citizens? Ugandan Asians, Volunteers and ‘Race’ Relations in 1970s Britain border
Becky Taylor
Abstract

Objects, Emotions and an Early Modern Bed-sheet
Sasha Handley
Abstract

Forging a Politics of Care: Theorizing Household Work in the British Women’s Liberation Movement
Sarah Stoller
Abstract

Accounting for Men’s Work: Multiple Employments and Occupational Identities in Early Modern England 
K Tawny Paul
Abstract

Negotiating Ireland’s ‘Decade of Centenaries’ in the New Age of Brexit 
Peter Leary
Abstract

Queer British Art, 1861–1967 
Jeffrey Weeks
Extract

Letters from London in Black and Red: Claude McKay, Marcus Garvey and the Negro World 
Winston James
Abstract



Huntington Library Quarterly
​vol. 80, no. 3, Autumn 2017

Special Issue: William Blake's Manuscripts

Signing Large Color Prints: The Significance of Blake's Signatures
Joseph Viscomi
Abstract

Blake Writes Backward
Alexander S. Gourlay
Abstract

The Uncollected Letters of William Blake
Angus Whitehead
Abstract

On Blinks and Kisses, Monkeys and Bears: Dating William Blake's An Island in the Moon
Fernando Castanedo
Abstract

Blake, Young, and the Poetics of the Composite Page
Luisa Calè
Abstract

The Influence of the Moravian Collection of Hymns on William Blake's Later Mythology
Wayne C. Ripley
Abstract

Editing in Technicolor: The Blake Archive's Edition of the Vala or The Four Zoas Manuscript
Rachel Lee
Abstract

The Editorial Void: Notes toward a Study of Oblivion
Morris Eaves
Abstract





Innes Review 
Volume 68, Issue 2, November 2017

​David II's Chapel Royal at St Monans in the context of medieval pilgrimage
Rory Lamb
Abstract

The Order of the Thistle and the reintroduction of Catholicism in late-seventeenth-century Scotland
Jennifer Strtak
Abstract​

John Kinross, the Third Marquess of Bute, architectural restoration, innovation and design
Deborah Mays





International Review of Social History
Volume 62 - Issue 2 - August 2017

Workers of the World? A British Liberal-Pluralist Critique of Marcel van der Linden’s Global Labour History
Peter Ackers
Abstract

Ghostbusting or Real Pluralism? A Brief Response to Peter Ackers
Marcel van der Linden
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Irish Studies
Unwilling to make any kind of implied political claim of English hegemony over Ireland (Northern
or otherwise), I have elected only to provide links to the major journals rather than TOCs.

Irish Social and Economic History

Irish Studies Review

The Irish Review

Irish Historical Studies

Irish University Review



Journal of British Studies,
Volume 57 / Issue 1, January 2018

Women (and Men) on the Move: Scots in the English North c. 1440
Judith M. Bennett 
Abstract

Perceptions of French and Spanish Slave Law in Late Eighteenth-Century Britain
Matthew Wyman-McCarthy 
Abstract

Crime Scene Photography in England, 1895–1960
Amy Bell 
Abstract

“Disgusting Details Which Are Best Forgotten”: Disclosures of Child Sexual Abuse in Twentieth-Century Britain
Lucy Delap
Abstract 

The Church of England, Homosexual Law Reform, and the Shaping of the Permissive Society, 1957–1979
Laura Monica Ramsay
Abstract





The Journal of Ecclesiastical History
Volume 69 / Issue 1, January 2018

Pope Innocent III and the Annulment of Magna Carta
RICHARD HELMHOLZ
Abstract 

A Church in Transition: The Intriguing Use of the Pallium in Tudor England
PAUL AYRIS
Abstract

Restoration and Reaction: Reinterpreting the Marian Church
THOMAS S. FREEMAN
Extract

Available online and in next issue

The Church of England, the Nonconformists and Reason: Another Restoration Controversy
CHRISTOPHER HAIGH
Abstract

The Mid-Victorian Revolution in Wesleyan Methodist Home Mission
DAVID W. BEBBINGTON
Abstract 




The Journal of Economic History
Volume 77 / Issue 4, November 2017

no articles specifically on British history in this issue



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The Journal of Scottish Historical Studies
Volume: 37, Number: 2 (November, 2017)

Lost Alternatives to Council Housing? An Examination of Stirling's Alternative Housing Initiatives, c. 1906–1939 
James J. Smyth and Douglas S. Robertso
Abstract

The Business of Religion: Lending and the Church of Scotland in the Eighteenth Century
Alistair Mutch
Abstract 

Women at Work: Innkeeping in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland 1790–1840
Theresa Mackay
Abstract/Full text

The Making of a Missionary Icon: Mary Slessor as ‘Heroine of Empire’
Esther Breitenbach
Abstract 


Journal of Social History 
Volume 51 Issue 2, Winter 2017

Performing Emotion and Reading the Male Body in the Irish Court, c. 1800–1845 
Katie Barclay
Abstract

Social Class and American Travel to Europe in the Late Nineteenth Century, with Special Attention to Great Britain 
Douglas Hart
Abstract

The Dancing Front: Dancing, Morale, and the War Effort in Britain during World War II 
James Nott
Abstract

Advance articles

Bedwetting, Doctors, and the Problematization of Youth in Britain and America, c.1800–1980 
Ian Miller
Abstract

“Their Maxim is Vestigia Nulla Restrorsum”: Scottish Return Migration and Capital Repatriation from England, 1603–c. 1760 
Keith M. Brown; Allan Kennedy
Abstract

The 1939 Dickinson-Belskie Birth Series Sculptures: The Rise of Modern Visions of Pregnancy, the Roots of Modern Pro-Life Imagery, and Dr. Dickinson’s Religious Case for Abortion
Rose Holz
Abstract

​“A Fascinating Show for John Citizen and his Wife”: Advertising Exhibitions in Early Twentieth-Century London 
James Taylor
Abstract


Journal of the History of Economic Thought
Volume 39 - Issue 4 - December 2017

NEOLIBERAL ECONOMISTS AND THE BRITISH WELFARE STATE, 1942–1975
George Peden
Abstract

THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF INCLUSION: THE RISE AND FALL OF THE WORKHOUSE SYSTEM
Cosma Orsi
Abstract

RICHARD KAHN AND THE STABILIZATION OF COMMODITY PRICES
Annalisa Rossell
Abstract



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​There are too many to list here, but below is a list of websites and publishers to begin an initial search.

For MacMilllan's British history series, see this link

Routledge history textbooks are here

Click here for reviews by historians of Britain on British history textbooks on H-Albion


​Please feel free to email me if you have vetted these or other websites and think the list below should be changed,

Research

British History Online

Institute of Historical Research

The Historical Association

Luminarium

Laurier Military History Archive

Bodleian History Faculty Library

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Teaching

The DNB:

For a timeline  

Anne Boleyn

The Tudors. org [not the tv series]

Richard III society

18thC Britain

Victorian Britain 

The Websites Below Should NOT Be Used  for college-level research

Woodlands

Spartacus

Schoolnet
There are many university and institutional sites with primary source databases.  Below are just a few of many.

British History Online

Eurodocs - United Kingdom

Oxford-Brookes Primary Source Guide

Duke University Database for British History [restricted access to some databases]

University of Alberta (Canada)

University of Southamptom (U.K.)

Early books released by the Bodleian


Please note that TOCs,etc. include only those that explicitly concern historical scholarship on Britain. So, there are no TOCs from English Lit. journals or articles on Spanish history. Obviously, non-British history topics will be relevant and of interest to historians of Britain but it falls outside the purview of this website. If you have any suggestions for additions, please email them.
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Law and History Review
​Volume 35 - Issue 4 - November 2017

Just Another Day in Chancery Lane: Disorder and the Law in London's Legal Quarter in the Fifteenth Century
Hannes Kleineke, James Ross
Abstract

Next Issue

"On the other hand the accused is a woman…”: Women and the Death Penalty in Post-Independence Ireland
Lynsey Black
Abstract


Northern Scotland 
Volume: 6, Number: 1 (May 2015)

The Integration of the Elite and Wider Communities of the Northern  Highlands, 1500–1700: Evidence from Visual Culture 
Thomas Brochard
Extract

Northern Maps: Re-negotiating Space and Place in the Northern Isles and Norway in the Eighteenth Century 
Silke Reeploeg
Extract

A Forgotten Diaspora: The Children of Enslaved and ‘Free Coloured’ Women and Highland Scots in Guyana Before Emancipation 
David Alston
Extract

Bennachie, the ‘Colony’, Balquhain and Fetternear – Some Archival Sources 
Colin Miller 
Extract

Crofting: A Clean Slate 
Crispin Agnew of Lochnaw Bt
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Past and Present
Volume 238 Issue 1 February 2018

Rabbits, whigs and hunters: women and protest in Mary Toft’s monstrous births of 1726
Karen Harvey
Abstract

Indentured Labour Migration and the Meaning of Emancipation: Free Trade, Race, and Labour in British Public Debate, 1838–1860
Jonathan Connolly
Abstract

Women, Service and Self-actualization in Inter-War Britain
Eve Colpus
Abstract


Advance articles

Diets, hunger and living standards during the British industrial revolution
Emma Griffin
Abstract

​International Adoption and Anglo-American Internationalism, c. 1918–1925
Emily Baughan
Abstract




Rural History
Volume 27 - Issue 01 - April 2016

Midwives of Sixteenth-Century Rural East Anglia
JULIA ALLISON
Abstract

From the Caribbean to the Scottish Highlands: Charitable Enterprise in the Age of Improvement, c.1750 to c.1820
S. KARLY KEHOE
Abstract

‘An incredibly vile sport’: Campaigns against Otter Hunting in Britain, 1900–39
DANIEL ALLEN, CHARLES WATKINS, DAVID MATLE
Abstract




Scottish Historical Review
Volume 96, Issue 2, October 2017

Sheltering under the Covenant: The National Covenant, Orthodoxy and the Irish Rebellion, 1638–1644
Chris R. Langley
Abstract

The Origins of the New Statistical Account of Scotland
Ian Hill
Abstract

‘Bottom dog men’: Disability, Social Welfare and Advocacy in the Scottish Coalfields in the Interwar Years, 1918–1939
Angela Turner and Arthur McIvor
Full Text

Notes

On the Nature of the Picts
Alex Woolf
First Page

The Leper and the Lion: The Order of St Lazarus in Scotland
Rory MacLellan
First Page
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Social History of Medicine
Volume 31 Issue 1 February 2018

Maternal Mortality, Dublin, 1864–1902 
Ciara Breathnach; Brian Gurrin
Summary

Roy Porter Student Prize Essay, Professional Entrepreneurs: Women Veterinary Surgeons as Small Business Owners in Interwar Britain
Julie Hipperson
Summary





Transactions of the Royal Historical Society
Volume 25 - December 2015

Presidential Address
EDUCATING THE NATION: II. UNIVERSITIES
Peter Mandler
Abstract

APOCALYPTIC AND ESCHATOLOGICAL THOUGHT IN ENGLAND AROUND THE YEAR 1000
Catherine Cubitt
Abstract

MINDING THEIR OWN BUSINESS: MARRIED WOMEN AND CREDIT IN EARLY EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY LONDON
Alexandra Shepard
Abstract

‘CRAMPED AND RESTRICTED AT HOME’? SCOTTISH SEPARATISM AT EMPIRE’S END
Jimmi Østergaard Nielsen, Stuart Ward
Abstract

‘BEAMED DIRECTLY TO THE CHILDREN’: SCHOOL BROADCASTING AND SEX EDUCATION IN BRITAIN IN THE 1960s AND 1970s
Mara Gregory
Abstract



The Welsh History Review
vol. 28 no. 4, December 2017

Wales and the First World War: Themes and Debates
Paul O'Leary
Abstract

Five-Foot-Five Nation: Size, Wales and the Great War 
Mike Benbough-Jackson
Abstract

Women's Professional Employment in Wales During the First World War 
Beth Jenkins
Abstract

'For Freedom and Justice': The Responses of Chapels in The Swansea Area to the First World War
Gethin Matthews
Abstract

'Everyman's Land': the Second Christmas Truce, 1915
Jonathon Riley
Abstract

A Question of 'legitimate Pride'? the 38th (welsh) Division at the Battle of Mametz Wood, July 1916 
Chris Williams
Abstract

The Security Services in South Wales During the First World War 
Aled Eirug
Abstract
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17-2-2018