Expert history articles

Expert features by some of the country's top historians and archaeologists.

Joanne Major and Sarah Murden explore the Scottish roots of 18th-century courtesan Grace Dalrymple Elliott. ...

24/03/2016

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Professor Cathryn Spence explores what the presence of women in debt litigation can tell us about their economic ...

29/02/2016

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Professor Susan Morrison, author of the new 'Medieval Woman's Companion', explores five fascinating facts about ...

01/02/2016

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Professor James Hunter, author of a new book on the Sutherland Clearances, tells the story of the Clearances from ...

18/12/2015

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17/12/2015

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Historians Professor Alastair Bellany and Professor Thomas Cogswell reveal the hitherto untold story about a ...

09/11/2015

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Discover the many links between Traquair House – Scotland's oldest inhabited house – and the Stewart Kings and ...

04/11/2015

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Historian Dr Steve Boardman explores to what extent Barbour’s poem The Bruce can be relied upon as a historical ...

21/10/2015

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Acclaimed military historian Dr Christopher Duffy explains why now is the time to take a fresh look at the events ...

06/08/2015

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Historian Linda Porter, author of the new book 'Crown of Thistles: The Fatal Inheritance of Mary Queen of ...

01/08/2015

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When Marie de Guise arrived in Scotland in 1538 to begin a new life with her husband King James V, she encountered ...

30/06/2015

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Take part in our History Scotland mini-survey and have your say on the future of the magazine…

30/04/2015

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