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Soft Cover Books


Scottish Proverbs

CODE: B-073

$15.25
Scottish Proverbs - A wise and often hilarious compilation of Scottish wit and wisdom garnered over the centuries. Countless topics are covered in a comprehensive A-Z format with many witty illustrations.

Scottish Battles

CODE: B-103

$13.25
Scottish Battles - By George Forbes. Scottish Battles tells the thrilling story of blood-stained conflicts from the time of the Roman and Viking invasions to the Jacobite rebellions which ended with the last battle fought on British soil. A must for anyone who is interested in what warfare was really like in days gone by.

Royal Mile And New Town

CODE: B-102

$15.25
The Royal Mile And New Town - A fascinating account of the people, places and events that helped to shape our beautiful capital. If you love Edinburgh you will love this book and the tales it has to tell.

Robert the Bruce Our Most Valiant Prince

CODE: B-275

$18.95   $18.50
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Commemorating the 700th anniversary of the enthronement of Robert I of Scotland, this book is intended as an everyman’s guide to Scotland’s famous hero king. The life of Bruce is one of the greatest comeback stories in history. Heir and magnate, shrewd politician, briefly ‘king of summer’ and then a desperate fugitive who nevertheless returned from exile to recover the kingdom he claimed, Bruce became a gifted military leader and a wise statesman, a leader with vision and energy.


Robert the Bruce - And all That

CODE: B-279

$7.95
Robert the Bruce - And all That. This book is blood spattered Scottish History at it's most entertaining! This book take a look at Robert the Bruce and it is packed with historical facts about one of Scotland's legendary figures. This book will teach you how to tell Bruce fact from nonsense.

Prophecies of the Bra'hn Seer

CODE: B-081

$15.25
The Prophecies of the Bra'hn Seer - The chilling accuracy of many predictions made by Kenneth Mackenzie famous throughout the Highland as Bra'hn Seer, has stunned generation after generation. Things which in his day would have been beyond his wildest imagination have come true centuries later.

Paras over the Barras

CODE: B-108

$15.25
Paras over the Barras - There's a war on and for Glasgow, like the rest of Britain, that means air raids, black-outs, food rationing, barrage balloons and the pain of parting as husbands and fathers go off to fight. For the McSorleys and their neighbors in the East End tenements it is a case of making the best of what life has to offer. This is their laugh-a-line story capturing all the wit and spirit of city life during the dark days of the forties when the grit and humor of Glaswegians overcame all adversities.

Massacre of Glencoe

CODE: B-096

$13.25
Massacre of Glencoe - The true story of one of the most shameful acts of betrayal in Scotland's turbulent history. On government orders, a troop of soldiers who had enjoyed MacDonald's hospitality for almost a fortnight treacherously turned on their hosts in the middle of a wintry night and slaughtered the men, women and children some as they slept, others as they tried to flee out into the icy darkness.

Macbeth - And all That

CODE: B-287

$7.95

Macbeth And All That - is a real-life adventure packed with historical facts about Scotland’s infamous king. Journey back to the dark ages where the throne is splattered in blood and death lurks in every corner. Join Macbeth’s quest for power – and find out why the truth is very different from the way Shakespeare told it.


Highland Clearances

CODE: B-095

$13.25
Highland Clearances - Man's inhumanity is brought sharply into focus as entire communities are swept away so that the land can be sold to southern sheep farmers. Betrayed by their clan chiefs and clergy, families are scattered to every corner of the the globe. A time of cruelty and deception, savage intimidation and endurance, this 19th century Scotland will stir the blood and arouse both anger and pride.

Golf A Royal Ancient Game

CODE: B-098

$15.99
Golf A royal Ancient Game - A treasure trove of stories and history about the game of golf. This book gives a fascinating look that any golfer would enjoy.

Ghosts, Massacres & Horror Stories

CODE: B-075

$13.25

Ghosts, Massacres & Horror Stories of Scotland's Castles - Phantom hounds, spectral pipers, eerie drumbeats in the night, green ladies, weeping stones, ancient curses, skeletons entombed in hidden dungeons, heads floating in the air, screams of torture at midnight even the devil himself - they're all here in the tales of terror conjured up from Scotland's sinister, ancient keeps.