Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Otterburn 1388 by Peter Armstrong

In his "Chronicles", Froissart described Otterburn as the best fought and the most severe battle of his time. Fought at Redesdale, in Northumberland, in August 1388, the battle originated from the ongoing war between the Scots and the English but rapidly descended into a personal feud between the Scottish clan, Douglas, and the aristocratic English family, Percy. This book details the events that led up to this clash on the borders, using all the contemporary sources, gives a full account of the battle and examines the opposing armies motivations, training and weaponry, as well as the personalities of Black Douglas and Henry 'Hotspur' Percy.

Buy Otterburn 1388 by Peter Armstrong from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781841769806
ISBN-10: 1841769800
Format: Paperback
(184mm x 248mm x 8mm)
Pages: 96
Imprint: Osprey Publishing
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 8-Mar-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Book Reviews - Otterburn 1388 by Peter Armstrong

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Otterburn 1388 book by Peter Armstrong and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Peter Armstrong

Peter Armstrong was educated at Keswick School in Cumbria; he spent some time abroad and at sea before taking a degree in Fine Art at Maidstone College of Art. He worked throughout the 1970s as a Secondary School art teacher in Cumbria. Pete is the sculptor behind Border Miniatures, and his books are the fruit of his many years of modelling experience and research. Pete lives and works in Cumbria, UK.

Books By Peter Armstrong

Diagnostic Imaging by Peter Armstrong
Paperback, April 2013
$94.46
Hello! Flex 4 by Peter Armstrong
Paperback, December 2009
$60.73
Critique of Entrepreneurship by Peter Armstrong
Hardback, May 2005
$242.99
Stirling Bridge and Falkirk 1297-98 by Peter Armstrong
Paperback, February 2003
$26.99