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A Legend Of The Wars Of Montrose Walter Scott

A Legend Of The Wars Of Montrose

Walter Scott

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ISBN : 9780748605729
Hardcover
270 pages
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Against the background of Montroses campaign of 1644-5, this spirited novel centres on one of Scotts most memorable creations - Sir Dugald Dalgetty of Drumthwacket. This hard-headed Aberdonian contrasts tellingly with the weird and passionateMoreAgainst the background of Montroses campaign of 1644-5, this spirited novel centres on one of Scotts most memorable creations - Sir Dugald Dalgetty of Drumthwacket. This hard-headed Aberdonian contrasts tellingly with the weird and passionate Highland feud in which he becomes perilously entangled, as the narrative moves from Dalgettys unflinching encounter with the Duke of Argyll, to his dramatic escape from Inveraray Castle, to the battle of Inverlochy.