Journals Higher Education



Published: 26 October 2007

400 Pages | 11 B/W illustrations

ISBN: 9780748612338

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From Pictland to Alba, 789-1070

Alex Woolf

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • The first book in over twenty years to explain the destruction of the Picts and the rise of the Scottish kingdom from contemporary accounts alone
  • Recounts and evaluates modern scholarship developing readers' awareness of recent debates and controversies
  • Subjects contemporary sources to rigorous examination allowing students to appreciate the strengths and pitfalls of different types of evidence
  • Locates early Scottish history firmly within a European context"

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