Scottish Castles Story

zz Scottish Castles Story (Discontinued)


Scotland's castles reflect the turbulent history of Scotland and its many conflicts and skirmishes, whether against invaders from the north or the English to the south. Castle building reflected thedual needs to control a population and protect against rebellion and invaders. They have provided the setting for some of the most dramatic deeds in British history throughout war and political conflict and of course without the strategic and psychological effect of castles the Feudal systemwould have been impossible. In this well researched and beautifully illustrated book, Marc Alexander explores the story of Scotland's castles,featuring many vivid tales from history and showcasing a wide range of examples of Scotland's incredible wealth of castles.
  • Stock No
  • 46380
  • 9780752491110
  • Author
  • Marc Alexander
  • Format
  • HB
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