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  1. The Endless Tide

    The Endless Tide [Paperback]

    Iain R. Thomson(Author)

    $18.95

    ISBN: 9781912476589
    Published by : Origin
    In The Endless Tide, Iain R. Thomson turns his attention to the Hebrides, and the collection of stories that permeate the area. Meeting a vast cast of characters, he ranges from personal anecdotes of country life to political and scientific issues... .... Learn More
  2. The Forth and Clyde Canal

    The Forth and Clyde Canal: A History [Paperback]

    Thomas Dowds(Author)

    $14.95

    ISBN: 9781912476435
    Published by : Origin
    The Forth and Clyde Canal, completed in 1790, was by far the largest engineering project that had ever been seen in Scotland. It allowed coal and machinery to travel East and grain to travel West. Passengers could travel between Glasgow and Edinbu... .... Learn More
  3. Cupar

    Cupar: The History of a Small Scottish Town [Paperback]

    Paula Martin(Author)

    $21.95

    ISBN: 9781912476732
    Published by : Origin
    Cupar was created a royal burgh in 1328, though its name is Pictish, suggesting that there had been an important settlement there since the 7th or 8th century if not earlier. Until the 16th century it was among the richest royal burghs in Scotland... .... Learn More
  4. The Northern Earldoms

    The Northern Earldoms: Orkney and Caithness from AD 870 to 1470 [Paperback]

    Barbara Crawford(Author)

    $29.95

    ISBN: 9781912476817
    Published by : Origin
    The medieval earldoms of Orkney and Caithness were positioned between two worlds, the Norwegian and the Scottish. They were a maritime lordship divided, or united, by the turbulent waters of the Pentland Firth. This unlikely combination of island ... .... Learn More
  5. Glasgow Street Names

    Glasgow Street Names [Paperback]

    Carol Foreman(Author)

    $18.95

    ISBN: 9781912476879
    Published by : Origin
    In this hugely enlightening book, Carol Foreman investigates the origins of many of Glasgow's street names, examining the influences and inspirations for many of the city's most famous thoroughfares, from local association and sentimentality to th... .... Learn More
  6. The Antonine Wall

    The Antonine Wall [Paperback]

    David Breeze(Author)

    $18.95

    ISBN: 9781912476930
    Published by : Origin
    As the most advanced frontier construction of its time, and as definitive evidence of the Romans' time in Scotland, the Antonine Wall is an invaluable and fascinating part of this country's varied and violent history. For a generation, from about ... .... Learn More
  7. This Great Harbour

    This Great Harbour: Scapa Flow [Paperback]

    W.S. Hewison(Author)

    $28.95

    ISBN: 9781912476862
    Published by : Origin
    Known by mariners since Viking times as a safe anchorage in notoriously savage waters, Scapa Flow is the seaway that runs between the Orkney mainland and the island of Hoy. As the northern base of the Royal Navy and Allied fleets in two world wars... .... Learn More
  8. The Briggers

    The Briggers: The Story of the Men Who Built the Forth Bridge [Paperback]

    Elspeth Wills(Author)

    $28.95

    ISBN: 9781839830044
    Published by : Origin
    The Forth Bridge has long been recognised as one of the finest examples of Victorian engineering on the planet and has achieved an iconic status as one of the great feats of western civilisation since its official opening in 1890. Lavishly illustr... .... Learn More
  9. The Black Douglases

    The Black Douglases: War and Lordship in Late Medieval Scotland, 1300-1455 [Paperback]

    Michael Brown(Author)

    $39.95

    ISBN: 9781910900413
    Published by : John Donald
    During the century and a half of their power the Black Douglases earned fame as Scotland’s champions in the front line of war against England. On their shields they bore the bloody heart of Robert Bruce, the symbol of their claim to be the p... .... Learn More
  10. Cromwell and Scotland

    Cromwell and Scotland: Conquest and Religion 1650-1660 [Paperback]

    R. Scott Spurlock(Author)

    $34.95

    ISBN: 9781910900437
    Published by : John Donald
    This book examines the role of religion in the story of Oliver Cromwell’s invasion and subsequent occupation of Scotland. Analysis of the printed propaganda produced by the Scots and the English makes it clear that both nations defined their... .... Learn More

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