Alexander III: 1249-1286, First Among Equals

by Norman H. Reid

Published by Birlinn Ltd

Judges' Comments:

'Long-awaited, the outcome of exhaustive research and deep contemplation, this multi-faceted book offers fresh perspectives on a little-known but important Scottish king and a pivotal period in the history of the emergent Scottish nation. '

Norman H. Reid:

‘I’m truly delighted that Alexander III has been shortlisted for the Saltire Society History Book of the Year Award. The book is the product of many years’ thought, and I am honoured that it should be considered for such a prestigious award.’