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The Resource In the Footsteps of William Wallace : In Scotland and Northern England, Alan Young, (electronic resource)

In the Footsteps of William Wallace : In Scotland and Northern England, Alan Young, (electronic resource)

Label
In the Footsteps of William Wallace : In Scotland and Northern England
Title
In the Footsteps of William Wallace
Title remainder
In Scotland and Northern England
Statement of responsibility
Alan Young
Title variation
William Wallace in Scotland and Northern England
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A superbly illustrated journey through the landscape and events of the life of the iconic Scottish knight who was brought to life in the film Braveheart For nearly 700 years debate has raged over the true nature of William Wallace and his role in Scotland's turbulent history{u2014}was he the Braveheart of Blind Harry's legendary account, the bold, but savage, hero of the Scottish wars, or, as some contemporary chroniclers attested, was he nothing but a villainous thief and vagrant fugitive? This book draws on a wide range of contemporary and modern sources to look behind the figure of legend to find Wallace's true character. It traces Wallace's journey from his modest upbringing in south-west Scotland and his first victory as a "guerilla" leader and military commander at Stirling Bridge to his painful death seven years later, including his "invasion" of Northumberland and Cumberland. This is an essential traveling companion for a journey through Wallace's kingdom and to learn more about the myth and the man
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
CtWfDGI
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1949-
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Young, Alan
Dewey number
  • 941.102092
  • 941.102092
Index
no index present
LC call number
DA783.3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Stead, Michael J
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  • Wallace, William
  • Guerrillas
  • Nationalists
  • Revolutionaries
  • Scotland
Target audience
adult
Label
In the Footsteps of William Wallace : In Scotland and Northern England, Alan Young, (electronic resource)
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http://lanepl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/OTc4MDc1MDk1MTQzMg==
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unknown
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frd00010584
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (208 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
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Isbn
9780750951432
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unknown
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not applicable
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Specific material designation
remote
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  • (Sirsi) i9780750951432
  • (Sirsi) b1462204
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System requirements: Adobe Digital editions
Label
In the Footsteps of William Wallace : In Scotland and Northern England, Alan Young, (electronic resource)
Link
http://lanepl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/OTc4MDc1MDk1MTQzMg==
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Control code
frd00010584
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (208 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access limited to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780750951432
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780750951432
  • (Sirsi) b1462204
System details
System requirements: Adobe Digital editions

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