History Scotland is the world’s premier Scottish history magazine, written by a team of historians, curators, archaeologists and authors and enjoyed by thousands of readers around the world.
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The NEW history challenge you can do from home, a special report on Scotland's museums and the new 'normal', the secret history of the bishops' wars and how Scottish football gained independence
On Sale: 13 June 2020
Read Scottish history from the comfort of your home: Reconstructing an epic 650-mile cattle drove from Skye to Devon, the surprising survival strategies employed by widows of the Thirty Years’ War and…
On Sale: 11 April 2020
The November/December issue of History Scotland is packed full of the latest research news and articles you can’t read anywhere else, with in-depth reads from experts in the fields of Scottish…
On Sale: 12 October 2019
The 6 men who dared to oppose the National Covenant, a special report on the trail of Rome's missing ninth legion, plus a 10 year project sheds new light on traprain treasure
On Sale: 10 August 2019
19 digs and projects to get involved with this summer, new research on Margaret Tudor, a Scotsman at the 1919 Paris Peace Conference, plus lots of talk on tartan and bagpipes!
On Sale: 08 June 2019
Special issue on rebuilding a nation after the Great War, we explore the sites of the German High Seas, plus links between war service and crime
On Sale: 13 April 2019
Explore centuries of Scottish coastal history, reconstruction of an early Scottish migrant, plus NEW excavations at the prison of Mary Queen of Scots
On Sale: 09 February 2019
The tough reality of life as a Dundee whaler, the life of Stewart queen Mary of Guelders, the restoration of Monteath Mausoleum, and much more…
On Sale: 08 December 2018