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Description - A History of Clan Campbell by Alastair Campbell

The first of three volumes relating the history of the Clan Campbell. It opens with an investigation of the Clan's early origins, sifting fact from myth and legend to uncover its early lineage and first settlement in the lands at the head of Loch Awe. After a description of its rugged landscape the author charts the history of Argyll from 500 AD, as first Scots and Picts, and then Scots and Norsemen, vied for lands and power. The present account ends with James IV's defeat at the Battle of Flodden, where many of the Clan perished in the King's service. There are six appendices with a full genealogical analysis of the Clan.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781902930176
ISBN-10: 1902930177
Format: Hardback
(234mm x 156mm x 25mm)
Pages: 420
Imprint: Polygon at Edinburgh University Press
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Publish Date: 10-Jun-2000
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Alastair Campbell

Alastair Campbell of Airds was, until 2001, Council Member of the National Trust for Scotland, and between 1996 and 2001 held an honorary Research Fellowship at the University of Aberdeen. He is Chairman of the Advisory Committee on Tartan to the Lord Lyon.

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