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Haunted Places of Scotland

by Martin Coventry

This popular book goes to 170 sites across Scotland, all open to the public, and introduces readers to their resident ghosts.

Bannockburn. The Triumph Of Robert The Bruce

by David Cornell

The victory at Bannockburn on June 24, 1314, established Bruce as King of Scotland and paved the way for Scottish independence 14 years later. Here is a controversial account of how the Scots did it.

The Rosslyn Templar

by Ashley Cowie

A painting hidden from public view for the last century and a half reopens the question of whether Rosslyn Chapel was built by the Knights Templar to house the Holy Grail.


Full reviews of these books are available in the Winter 2009 issue of Scottish Life.

Preview our feature article on The Magic Of Raasay by Terry Williams.

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