British & Irish History: C 1000 To C 1500
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- Add to BasketMighty Subjects: The Dunbar Earls In Scotland C.1072-1289
- Paperback - John Donald
Late in the 11th century, Gospatric was granted the fortress of Dunbar and the lands of Lothian surrounding it by Malcolm III, king of Scots. Drawing on the evidence of their charters and contemporary chronicles this book spans the careers of seven successive earls at Dunbar.
- Add to BasketMelrose Abbey
- Paperback - Tempus
Situated in the Scottish Borders region, Melrose is perhaps the most beautiful of all Scottish monasteries. Written by leading Scottish historians, this volume discusses the abbey and its history, and why it is the most important example of late Gothic architecture in Scotland.
- Add to BasketMary Queen Of Scots: Romance And Nation
- Paperback - Routledge
As an historical figure, Mary Queen of Scots has been perpetually represented on canvas, page and stage, capturing the British imagination since her death in 1587. This work sheds light on the 'real' Mary Stuart, who has remained an enigma.