John Marsden

Author

John Marsden is the author of a number of books on the early history of Scotland and Northumbria, including the highly successful Somerled and the emergence of Gaelic Scotland.

John Marsden is the author of a number of books on the early history of Scotland and Northumbria, including the highly successful Somerled and the emergence of Gaelic Scotland.

Books

  • E-Book | Pub: 01 Dec 2015
    £12.99

    Galloglas were mercenary warriors from the Hebrides and West Highlands who settled in Ireland in the later 13th century and achieved an extraordinary prominence on Irish battlefields throughout the three hundred years following. Fighting as heavy...

  • Paperback | Pub: 13 Feb 2008
    £16.99

    Through most of eight hundred years, Somerled of Argyll has been variously denounced as an intractable rebel against his rightful king and esteemed as the honoured ancestor of the later medieval Lord of the Isles, but he can be recognised now as a...