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Flowers of Chivalry

Flowers of Chivalry (Paperback, New edition)

By Tranter, Nigel

Once again Scotland was fighting for her survival as a free and independent nation. Robert the Bruce's legacy, three years after his death in 1329, is in danger. With a five-year-old heir guarded by an ageing and diminishing band of lieutenants, the English King, Edward III, has ...seen his opportunity. War is renewed, a puppet king set up. In the years of struggle that follow, two men stand out as leaders of their people: Sir William Douglas, the Knight of Liddesdale, known as the Flower of Chivalry; and Sir Alexander Ramsay of Dalwolsey. Friends and comrades-in-arms by their gallantry and daring, they do more than any others to save their country. Yet something is to happen between them that will cause one of the most desperate events in Scotland's violent and dramatic history ...'Through his imaginative dialogue, he provides a voice for Scotland's heroes' Scotland on Sunday
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ISBN 9780340520284
Released NZ 1 Jun 1990
Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
Format Paperback, New edition
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Series Coronet Books
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ISBN-13 9780340520284
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
Imprint Hodder Paperback
Released 1 Jun 1990
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback, New edition
Edition New edition
Author(s) By Tranter, Nigel
Series Coronet Books
Category Historical Fiction
Number of Pages 402
Dimensions Width: 112mm
Height: 178mm
Spine: 28mm
Dewey Code 823.912
Weight 235g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Scotland, History, War of Independence, 1285-1371, Fiction
NBS Text Historical & Mythological Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade