Coverart for item
The Resource The debatable land : the lost world between Scotland and England, Graham Robb

The debatable land : the lost world between Scotland and England, Graham Robb

Label
The debatable land : the lost world between Scotland and England
Title
The debatable land
Title remainder
the lost world between Scotland and England
Statement of responsibility
Graham Robb
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the history of the Debatable Land, the former buffer between Scotland and England and once upon a time the bloodiest region in the country
Summary
A biographer and historian describes his firsthand investigation into the 2,000-year-old map of Ptolemy, which led him to more than one discovery of major historical significance in the once-hotly contested Debatable Land territory
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10667050
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robb, Graham
Dewey number
941.3/7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scottish Borders (England and Scotland)
  • Scottish Borders (England and Scotland)
  • Boundaries
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the lost world between Scotland and England
Label
The debatable land : the lost world between Scotland and England, Graham Robb
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-316) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hidden places -- Outpost -- Panic button -- The true and ancient border -- "The sewer of abandoned men" -- Mouldywarp -- Beachcombing -- Blind roads -- Harrowed -- "Loveable custumis" -- Accelerated transhumance -- Skurrlywarble -- Exploratores -- Windy edge -- "In tymes bigane" -- "Stob and staik" -- "Rube, burne, spoyll, slaye, murder annd destrewe" -- The final partition -- Hector of ye Harlawe -- Scrope -- Tarras Moss -- "A factious and naughty people" -- Silence -- Graticules -- The Kingdom of Selgovia -- "Arthur" -- The great Caledonian invasion -- Polling stations -- No man's land -- The river
Control code
on1005124666
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
x, 334 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393285321
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1005124666
Label
The debatable land : the lost world between Scotland and England, Graham Robb
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-316) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hidden places -- Outpost -- Panic button -- The true and ancient border -- "The sewer of abandoned men" -- Mouldywarp -- Beachcombing -- Blind roads -- Harrowed -- "Loveable custumis" -- Accelerated transhumance -- Skurrlywarble -- Exploratores -- Windy edge -- "In tymes bigane" -- "Stob and staik" -- "Rube, burne, spoyll, slaye, murder annd destrewe" -- The final partition -- Hector of ye Harlawe -- Scrope -- Tarras Moss -- "A factious and naughty people" -- Silence -- Graticules -- The Kingdom of Selgovia -- "Arthur" -- The great Caledonian invasion -- Polling stations -- No man's land -- The river
Control code
on1005124666
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
x, 334 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393285321
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1005124666

Library Locations

    • Central LibraryBorrow it
      710 W. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX, 78701, US
      30.2713021 -97.7460168
    • Ruiz BranchBorrow it
      1600 Grove Blvd., Austin, TX, 78741, US
      30.2298616 -97.7070109
    • Twin Oaks BranchBorrow it
      1800 S. Fifth St., Austin, TX, 78704, US
      30.2486884 -97.76239749999999
    • Yarborough BranchBorrow it
      2200 Hancock Dr., Austin, TX, 78756, US
      30.3234684 -97.74072129999999
Processing Feedback ...