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Transactions of the Royal Historical Society
  • ISSN: 0080-4401 (Print), 1474-0648 (Online)
  • Editors: Professor Andrew Spicer Oxford Brookes University, UK and Professor Richard Toye University of Exeter, UK
  • Editorial board
The Royal Historical Society has published the highest quality scholarship in history for over 150 years. A subscription includes a substantial annual volume of the Society’s Transactions, which presents wide-ranging reports from the front lines of historical research by both senior and younger scholars, and two volumes from the Camden Fifth Series, which makes available to a wider audience valuable primary sources that have hitherto been available only in manuscript form.

Recent articles

Royal Historical Society blog

  • Old Words & New Worlds
  • 10 April 2018, royalhistsoc
  • RHS prizewinner Aysha Pollnitz discusses how her research moved from the 'old world' to the 'new'.
  • Public History Prize
  • 14 March 2018, royalhistsoc
  • We recently announced the winners of the 2018 Public History Prizes.
  • LGBT History Month
  • 28 February 2018, royalhistsoc
  • Prof. Richard Bruce Parkinson reflects on celebrating 'a great unrecorded history'.

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Cambridge history blog

  • Call For Africa Bibliography Introductory Papers
  • 19 April 2018, Written by Stephanie Kitchen, Managing Editor
  • We are seeking articles of 5,000-8,000 words on topics relating to research, libraries, archives and publishing in and on Africa, and in African studies, are...
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