The Road to Culloden Moor: Bonnie Prince Charlie and the '45 Rebellion

The Road to Culloden Moor: Bonnie Prince Charlie and the '45 Rebellion

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Title:The Road to Culloden Moor: Bonnie Prince Charlie and the '45 Rebellion
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780094761704
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    The Road to Culloden Moor: Bonnie Prince Charlie and the '45 Rebellion Reviews

  • Rindis

    Preston’s book on the last Jacobite Rebellion is an interesting volume. It looks for balance not by stripping away all romanticism or propaganda, but by embracing them. What papers and people were s...

  • Denise

    A thorough, factual yet wonderfully readable account of the last Jacobite rising in 1745/6. I started reading this on the return journey from a holiday in Scotland - having just visited many of the si...

  • Vikas Datta

    A gripping tale of a foolhardy venture, and the miscalculations, the social, economic and international dynamics, and the petty jealousies that ensured it remained a forlorn venture.....

  • Sandy

    This book was tough going at times for me; lots of battle detail. Overall I thought it was a good biography of the man who could have changed the course of English history and was the hope of the Jaco...

  • Lupinus Texensis

    An extremely readable history of "Charlie's Year". Preston does an excellent job of bringing out the best in the primary sources and painting a full picture of the Bonnie Prince, all the while unspool...

  • Paulette van der Helm

    More info of Scotland It was interesting, especially the history. It helps put "Outlanders" in history for me. It also amazes me what these people went through, the hardships they endured is unbelieva...

  • George King

    Bonnie Prince Charlie was a real life Don Quixote who got people to believe in his cause. His dream was very bright but flamed out quickly. I found the epilogue to be the most interesting part of a ve...