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The Kingdom of the Isles free pdf Exploring the history of Scotland's western seaboard during the central Middle Ages, this study discusses three interrelated themes: the existence of the Isles and coastal mainland as a kingdom- the monarchs of the region, from Somerled to his descendant John MacDonald, the first Lord of the Isles- and the complex relations among the Isles, Scotland, Norway, and England. This new edition addresses the religious position at the time, commenting on the Church and monasticism as well as the construction of monuments such as monasteries, chapels, and castles.

About Andrew R MacDonald

R. Andrew McDonald is a former instructor at the School of Continuing Studies at the University of Toronto and a former history professor at several Canadian universities.

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Author : Andrew R MacDonald
Publisher : John Donald Short Run Press
Data Published : 01 August 2008
ISBN : 1904607799
EAN : 9781904607793
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 280 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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