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Mary Queen of Scots- how today's historians view the queen's rule, face to face with an ancient Pict, plus Glenkens rising of 1666
On Sale: 07 October 2017
Behind the scenes at Edinburgh Castle, new online atlas maps and Kings of the Clyde!
On Sale: 12 August 2017
Scots in Australia, launch of the James I project, plus a spotlight on the Miner's library
On Sale: 10 June 2017
Exclusive new column from National Records of Scotland; Coal, cottages and canals; PLUS re-enacting the past with the Great War Living History Society
On Sale: 08 April 2017
FREE 40-PAGE GUIDE on the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology. PLUS, we launch a new column as National Records of Scotland share treasures from the nation's archives
On Sale: 11 February 2017
Zeppelins over Edinburgh in World War I, an exploration of the medieval burgh of Cromarty, PLUS a spotlight on the Edinburgh University Adam Smith Collection
On Sale: 10 December 2016
NEW RESEARCH on a portrait miniature of King Charles I, Zeppelins over Edinburgh, PLUS the latest research news from the Carved Stones Project
On Sale: 08 October 2016
Hunting in Scotland, the isotope results from Viking Age cemeteries on the Orkney Isles and Isle of Lewis, PLUS a spotlight on the Hidden Kirkwall Project
On Sale: 13 August 2016
History Scotland May/June 2016 special themed Stewart monarchs edition
On Sale: 09 April 2016
Clyde yachting history, Edinburgh’s 11th-century runestone, William Wallace kirk discovery and much more
On Sale: 11 June 2016