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Alan Young and Michael Stead.
In the Footsteps of Robert Bruce.
Published Stroud: Sutton Publishing, 1999.
ISBN 0750919108;
ISBN-13: 9780750919104.
Binding: hardback, stitch bound.
Printer: Midas Printing, Hong Kong.
Size: 200x268x20mm.
Page count: x, 190pp.
Main language: English.
Overall condition fair to good: dustjacket scuffed and scratched, its edges and corners ruffled; boards and spine have some bumps and dinks at the edges and corners; text appears to be free of marking.


This item £4.00
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[Publisher's price for paperback £14.99]
Weight without packaging: 943g.

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Presents a narrative of Bruce's rise to power, illustrated by photographs of the sites and settings associated with his story.

Contents: Robert Bruce, hero king; Political crisis & the power game - the Comyns, Bruce's greatest opposition; Bruce, Wallace & the Scottish wars - York & the Scottish wars; Bruce's coup & death of Comyn the Red - William Wallace, hero in defeat; Kingship & the campaign for power; Bruce in triumph - Bannockburn - the Bruces in Ireland.
Appendix: Access to sites [some of the information in this section may be out of date].

Illustrations: throughout, colour and monochrome
Maps & plans: 7

Notes: no
Tables: no
Genealogies: 2
Chronology: no
Glossary: no
Bibliography: 3pp
Index: yes

[BML/MF]
[PC2]

See also | Robert Bruce | Guides & gazetteers |

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