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History Scotland Magazine Sep - Oct 2020 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  |  Sep - Oct 2020  


Enjoy September/October History Scotland with research you can't read anywhere else!

Editor's pick of highlights for this issue:
* Scotland & slavery - reconsidering our past
* The search for the 'lost' castle of Keith Marischal
* The real Ambrose Nights tavern keeper
* GPR survey at the site of the Bruce's supposed grave site
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
  You'll never miss an issue
  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 Sep - Oct 2020.

FROM THE EDITOR Welcome to September/October History Scotland. A glance at the contents page overleaf shows that despite the challenges posed by the Covid-19 restrictions, Scottish history and archaeology con...
Dr Alasdair Ross Memorial Prize winner announced The winner is Dr Coreen McGuire. She spoke to History Scotland about her plans for the £500 research grant, which is part of the prize: ‘I was absolutely delighted to receive this news, and it was es...
Historic property Covid-19 closures could last until 2022 In line with previous revelations about the charity’s loss of income resulting from the pandemic, the NTS is also listing the properties it is proposing to delay opening until at least 2021, either d...
THE STORY OF OUR STREET Iwas born, quite a long time ago, in Bowling, a village on the banks of the Clyde, twelve miles from Glasgow and three miles from Dumbarton. Throughout my childhood the village seemed t...
Bearsden: a Roman bath-house in Scotland aerial view of the site CLICK HERE TO VIEW GALLERY In 1973 a Roman bath-house was discovered in Bearsden, on the northern outskirts of Glasgow. It was found as part of an exploratory ...
Revealing medieval Lismore: a continuing community project The isle of Lismore (inner Hebrides) was a place of political and religious importance throughout medieval times but this has been largely forgotten, and the surviving monuments have suffered neg...

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