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History Scotland Magazine Jan - Feb 2021 Back Issue

View Reviews   |   Write Review Only £4.99 History Scotland is Scotland's premier history magazine, providing fascinating features on topics from all branches and periods of Scottish history and archaeology, written by leading historians, archaeologists and museum curators.

Every issue of History Scotland features:

• In-depth news on the latest research, discoveries and exhibitions
• Updates from local history and archaeology projects
• Expert book reviews
• Opinion columns by leading figures
• Spotlights on the country’s most significant historical archives
• Comprehensive guide to forthcoming events, lectures, society meetings and exhibitions

The hugely popular bi-monthly magazine was launched in October 2001 at the Royal Museum in Edinburgh by Professor Christopher Smout, Historiographer Royal. It is backed by the Scottish history and archaeology professions with leading representatives from a variety of different disciplines on the Editorial Board.

The magazine is a must-read for anyone with a passion for Scotland's rich history and heritage.

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History Scotland  |  Jan - Feb 2021  


*HISTORY SCOTLAND 20TH ANNIVERSARY YEAR*

Join us in our 20th anniversary as we celebrate the best of Scotland's rich past.

This issue's highlights:

* Call to courage: the use of bagpipes on the Western Front
* NEW SERIES! Spotlight Jacobites
* Scottish templars & hospitallers
* NEW SERIES! Scotland's Second War of Independence
History Scotland is Scotland's premier history magazine, providing fascinating features on topics from all branches and periods of Scottish history and archaeology, written by leading historians, archaeologists and museum curators.

Every issue of History Scotland features:

• In-depth news on the latest research, discoveries and exhibitions
• Updates from local history and archaeology projects
• Expert book reviews
• Opinion columns by leading figures
• Spotlights on the country’s most significant historical archives
• Comprehensive guide to forthcoming events, lectures, society meetings and exhibitions

The hugely popular bi-monthly magazine was launched in October 2001 at the Royal Museum in Edinburgh by Professor Christopher Smout, Historiographer Royal. It is backed by the Scottish history and archaeology professions with leading representatives from a variety of different disciplines on the Editorial Board.

The magazine is a must-read for anyone with a passion for Scotland's rich history and heritage.
As a subscriber you'll receive the following benefits:

  A discount off the RRP of your magazine
  Your magazine delivered to your device each month
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  You’re protected from price rises that may happen later in the year

You'll receive 6 issues during a 1 year History Scotland magazine subscription.

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Excellent magazine

Wonderful stuff! A+++ Reviewed 02 April 2021
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History Scotland

Excellent material, brilliantly researched and written by talented authors. Reviewed 13 February 2021
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History Scotland

The credentials of the authors makes this an outstanding publication . The photographs tuck me right into the places shown. It's like Christmas morning when a new issue arrives and that's saying something for a 72 year old! Reviewed 10 April 2020
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History Scotland

As a former school history teacher in Scotland and having moved from Scotland to mid-Wales five years ago, History Scotland is invaluable for keeping in touch with issues and developments in Scottish history. Many thanks. Duncan Toms Reviewed 18 February 2020
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History Scotland

My husband and I love visiting Scotland. This magazine allows us to learn more about Scotland's history and culture when we can't be there ourselves. We live in the southern part of the United States. Your magazine keeps us close to a country we love. Reviewed 13 February 2020

Articles in this issue

Below is a selection of articles in History Scotland Jan - Feb 2021.

FROM THE EDITOR  Welcome to the first issue of 2021 – our 20th anniversary year! As always, the magazine covers centuries of history and archaeology and whilst we might not yet be able to visit museums, galleries a...
BEGGING YOUR PARDON JACOBITE Q&A FRESH PERSPECTIVES ON THE JACOBITE ERA BY EMERGING VOICES IN SCHOLARSHIP Do you have a question about Jacobite history that you would like to have answered? Feel free to get i...
PROSPERITY, CALAMITY AND SURVIVAL IN THE GRAND DUCHY OF LITHUANIA FURTHER READING Panorama of Kėdainiai; inset: modern Lithuania’s location within Europe The Scottish Community in the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, 1630-1750 (Lithuania, 2019), M. Ayre The...
Mapping memorials to Women in Scotland: The Women of Scotland website How to search the site Memorials have been in the news, with fierce debate over the merit of statues or street names which commemorate slave-owning or slave-trading men. Memorials of women have been...
CAMPOMANES AND THE SCOTS FURTHER READING Christopher Storrs’ article about Spain’s economic reformer Pedro Rodriguez Campomanes (Vol 20.4) rang a bell. Surely someone of that surname helped Scotland’s John Geddes to exchang...
HAMILTON & INCHES: a remarkable history In 1852, an Edinburgh stabler, Robert Inches, died at the age of 45, leaving his family with no father and then, in 1856, their mother, Sarah (nee Hamilton), died of tuberculosis. By 1861 the four I...

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