Scotland

Society for Renaissance Studies Annual Lecture 2022

The lecture brings together scholars to explore the connectedness of Scotland and sixteenth-century Continental Europe.

The Battle of Nechtansmere Webinar – Ecgfrith of Northumbria vs. the Picts

In this webinar, we will look at records of the battle, the arguments for its location, and the historical background that makes it such a significant event in early medieval insular history.

Scottish HEMA Gathering 2022

All HEMAists from Scotland and beyond are invited to attend for a day of sparring in Edinburgh!

The Highland Battles: Warfare on Scotland’s Northern Frontier in the Early Middle Ages (2020)

An in-depth account of the wars Scotland's northern and western highlands in the early Middle Ages, focusing on the rivalries between the Norse warlords and the early Scottish kings.

Ragnar Lothbrok & a History of the Vikings: Viking Warriors including Rollo, Norsemen, Norse Mythology, Quests in America, England, France, Scotland, Ireland & Russia (2017)

Ragnar Lothbrok was a legendary warrior who left a legacy among the Vikings like none other. Today's popular TV Show may have popularized Ragnar's story but the real facts are not very well known. Discover the truth behind this Viking Warrior and the rich history of the Vikings

The Makers of Scotland: Picts, Romans, Gaels & Vikings (2013)

From Lothian to Orkney, from Fife to the Isle of Skye, fierce battles were won and lost. By AD 1000 the political situation had changed for ever. Led by a dynasty of Gaelic-speaking kings the Picts and Scots began to forge a single, unified nation which transcended past enmities. In this book the remarkable story of how ancient North Britain became the medieval kingdom of Scotland is told.

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