Books on castles, ghosts, famous Scots, history, travel
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Stories of ghosts and witchcraft to chill the nerves and intrigue the imagination…

Castles of Scotland



400+ castles of Scotland with hundreds of illustrations and much much more…

Robert the Bruce


Duncan Jones and Alison L. Rae

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£3.95 including FREE postage to UK

Reprinted 2008 (third printing).


Robert the Bruce – Robert I, Scotland’s 14th-century warrior king – freed the nation from harsh English domination, although he had been a hunted fugitive.


This book covers his stirring life and times, describing andd explaining the dramatic events of the Wars of Independence and the monumental Battle of Bannockburn.


Details of opening and facilities are included in the thirty places to visit. With many maps, battle plans and photos, this book is accessible, exciting and entertaining.



How to Use the Book



Calendar of Events


Scotland in Crisis

The Fight for Independence

Stirling Bridge and Falkirk

A King of Scots

Exile and Despair

The Return of the King

Uniting the Kingdom


Into Ireland and England

Treaties and Conspiracies

A Final Victory


Places to Visit


The Declaration of Arbroath

Good King Robert

Paperback £3.95

ISBN: 9781899874026

Series: Wee Guides

Extent: 96 text pp

Illus: 46 b&w drawings, photos, family trees, battle plans and maps

Dimensions: 180 mm high x 110 mm wide x 5 mm thick

Weight: 98g

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