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Steel Bonnets

The Story of the Anglo-Scottish Border Reivers

by George MacDonald Fraser

  • 341 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Harpercollins Pub Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history: c 1500 to c 1700,
  • Irregular or guerrilla forces & warfare,
  • Boundaries And Frontiers,
  • Great Britain - History,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • England,
  • Scotland,
  • General,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9211140M
    ISBN 100002727463
    ISBN 109780002727464

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The acclaimed definitive history of the outlaws and Border lords who reigned on the contentious frontier between England and Scotland for three hundred years/5(4). Jan 28,  · Subject: digitization of The Steel Bonnets: The Story of the Anglo-Scottish Border Reivers by George MacDonald Fraser I'd like to suggest some improvements to the Kindle edition of this excellent but obscure book, which I was pleasantly surprised to Steel Bonnets book available in this format.

I believe that this is this book was digitized from a paper version.4/5. The Steel Bonnets is a historical non-fiction book by George MacDonald Fraser about the Border Reivers. Fraser researched the book with his wife. It concentrates mainly on the 16th century, and seeks to de-glamourise the period in some makethemworkforyou.com: George MacDonald Fraser.

The Steel Bonnets is a history book: a large, solid introduction to the Border reivers, and Anglo-Scottish history in specifically the 16th century.

Fraser covers almost all aspects of Border life, from everyday domestic life to the role of the people and the region in international politics. Jan 07,  · Buy The Steel Bonnets: Story of the Anglo-Scottish Border Reivers New Ed by George MacDonald Fraser (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(78). In The Steel Bonnets, George MacDonald Fraser, author of the bestselling Flashman novels, and himself a borderer, tells the fascinating and bloody story of the reivers, their rise to power as ferocious soldiers of horse, and their surprisingly sudden fall from grace.4/5.

Jul 17,  · The Steel Bonnets is a superb work of serious history and scholarship that is as irresistibly compelling as any novel.

Skyhorse Publishing, as well as our Arcade imprint, are proud to publish a broad range of books for readers interested in history--books about World War II, the Third Reich, Hitler and his henchmen, the JFK assassination /5(4).

Sep 17,  · While in Scotland I picked up a book called "The Border Reivers" by Allistair Moffat. I'm only partially into this book but I think much better reading than "The Steel Bonnets". The book " The Reivers" points out how most records were reports sent to London by the English Wardens and how the Scots record keeping was poor or lost due to fires.

Jun 28,  · From the author of the famous ‘Flashman Papers’ and the ‘Private McAuslan’ stories. An historical narrative about the Anglo-Scottish border raiders in the 16th century/5(4). Steel Bonnets is a blend of kindred spirits – malt whiskies from both England and Scotland.

At its heart is The Lakes Single Malt whisky, created to honour the people and heritage of our distillery in of the Border region. It is the winner of the Gold Medal in the Luxury Whisky Masters Ultra-Premium World Whisky Category, and the Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.

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Jul 01,  · THE STEEL BONNETS by George MacDonald Fraser is a prodigious and esoteric historical narrative about the Anglo-Scottish border.

The time is the 16th century. The place and players are indicated by the book's subtitle, "The Story of the /5(13).

Steel Bonnets from The Lakes Distillery is an intriguing blended malt, made with whiskies from both Scotland and England. At the core is a hearty helping of The Lakes very own single malt whisky, supported by single malts from undisclosed distilleries.4/5.

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