Townlife in fourteenth-century Scotland

by Elizabeth Ewan

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh

Written in English
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Places:

  • Scotland.,
  • Scotland

Subjects:

  • Cities and towns, Medieval -- Scotland.,
  • City and town life -- Scotland -- History.,
  • Social history -- Medieval, 500-1500.

Edition Notes

Other titlesTownlife in 14th-century Scotland.
StatementElizabeth Ewan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHT133 .E94 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 201 p. :
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1956910M
ISBN 100748601287, 0748601511
LC Control Number90185950

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The origin of Scotland's towns is still a contentious issue, partly because of the way in which 'towns. Town Life in Fourteenth-century Scotland Townlife in fourteenth-century Scotland book (author) Elizabeth L. Ewan. This book gives a portrait of life in a medieval Scottish burgh.

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Scottish Economic & Social History / List of Issues / Vol Issue 1 / ELIZABETH EWAN, Townlife in Fourteenth-Century Scotland. (Edinburgh, Edinburgh University Press,pp. ix and£).Author: R.M. Spearman. Townlife in Fourteenth-Century Scotland.

Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, Order hardcover from Order paperback from This is an excellent introduction to medieval Scottish towns, especially since it considers more than just the institutional structures.

Lynch, Michael, ed. The Scottish Historical Review is the premier journal in the field of Scottish historical studies, covering all periods of Scottish history from the early to the modern, encouraging a variety of historical approaches.

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Scotland's 'fourteenth century' begins early, with the extinction of the direct royal line in Edward I of England exploited the ensuing succession dispute, and in the kingdom was plunged into a bitter war for national survival, complicated after by an equally bitter civil war.

At the beginning of the second decade of the fourteenth century the conflicts termed ‘the Scottish Wars of Independence’ were at a critical stage. From this period two petitions survive written on behalf of the ‘commune’ or ‘people’ of Scotland to their royal lord, seeking his protection and complaining.

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