» » Sword of Scotland: ‘Our Fighting Jocks’

Sword of Scotland: ‘Our Fighting Jocks’ download epub

by Anthony Leask


Epub Book: 1371 kb. | Fb2 Book: 1362 kb.

Sword of Scotland book. The Sword of Scotland is the story of Scotland's military heritage

Sword of Scotland book. The Sword of Scotland is the story of Scotland's military heritage. The skirl of the pipes and the cry of 'here come the Jocks' have weakened the resolve o The Sword of Scotland is the story of Scotland's military heritage.

Scottish Army" redirects here; for other Scottish armies, see Military of Scotland. Leask, Anthony (2006). Sword of Scotland: Our Fighting Jocks. Pen and Sword Books Limited. The Scots Army (Scots: Scots Airmy), was the army of the Kingdom of Scotland between the Restoration in 1660 and the Acts of Union of 1707. A small standing army was established at the Restoration, which was mainly engaged in opposing Covenanter rebellions and guerrilla warfare pursued by the Cameronians in the East. p. 85. ISBN 184415405X. J. Panton, Historical Dictionary of the British Monarchy (Scarecrow Press, 2011)

The Sword of Scotland is the story of Scotland's military heritage

The Sword of Scotland is the story of Scotland's military heritage.

The Sword of Scotland is the story of Scotland's military heritage. The Jocks of every Scottish regiment conjure up an image of fierce determination and indomitable courage. To them defeat is unthinkable. The various reasons for this are key themes of this book. The geography of Scotland and its numerous wars with England have played their part. But for over 300 years Scottish regiments have fought with distinction and selfless sacrifice alongside their old foes and played a key role in preserving Britain's freedom. Panton, Historical Dictionary of the British Monarchy (Scarecrow Press, 2011), ISBN 0810874970, p. 485. The skirl of the pipes and the cry of 'here come the Jocks' have weakened the resolve of many a foe. To them defeat is unthinkable

9 Print price £1. 9. The skirl of the pipes and the cry of �here come the Jocks� have weakened the resolve of many a foe. To them defeat is unthinkable

The Sword of Scotland is the story of Scotland’s military heritage. Scotland’s fighting men have played a part in shaping the history of our world, and many of the individual countries in it. Its contribution and its sacrifices have been out of all proportion to the size of the Country. The skirl of the pipes and the cry of ‘here come the Jocks’ have weakened the resolve of many a foe. The Jocks of every Scottish regiment conjure up an image of fierce determination and indomitable courage. To them defeat is unthinkable. The various reasons for this are key themes of this book. The geography of Scotland and its numerous wars with England have played their part. But for over 300 years Scottish regiments have fought with distinction and selfless sacrifice alongside their old foes and played a key role in preserving Britain’s freedom. The clan structure and the tremendous pride in family that this has produced over the centuries are the foundations of the regiments of Scotland and their greatest strength in adversity. Everyone with a Scottish connection will understand and be able to relate to this book, which is the story of an unrivalled military heritage.
Sword of Scotland: ‘Our Fighting Jocks’ download epub
Europe
Author: Anthony Leask
ISBN: 184415405X
Category: History
Subcategory: Europe
Language: English
Publisher: Pen and Sword; Ill edition (September 18, 2006)
Pages: 224 pages