January / February 2020
The incredible survival of a plucky Shetland crofter, Scotland's ever evolving ideas of the spirit world, Prince Leopold's visit to Edinburgh and lots more...
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The January/February 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 history, heritage and archaeology.
A new study on the origins of the Pictish language
The fate of the Cromarty-built cruiser Black Prince at the battle of Jutland
Scottish ghosts: changing ideas about ghosts in Scotland
Jacobite gin heiress: a remarkable collection of rare Jacobite memorabilia
Plus: Canada’s forgotten hero Alexander Mackenzie, Prince Leopold’s 1891 visit to Edinburgh – paving the way for George IV, Our Castle of Kings: new project to explore a medieval stronghold.