Bare-Arsed Banditti: The Men of the ’45

The companion volume to Damn Rebel Bitches, telling the stories of the men who rallied to Bonnie Prince Charlie’s Cause.

‘…a fine example of how to knit together seamlessly the complex and sometimes emotive strands that run through the ’45 to give a balanced and gripping account. This is a superbly structured work, written with passion and conviction.’ Scots Magazine

‘…cleverly retold… The sensitivity and humour in the writing help to make this a very enjoyable and accessible read.’ Leopard Magazine

‘The picture that emerges is of proud individuals, who were both more eloquent and educated than the bloodthirsty rabble of popular imagination.’ Scottish Field

‘These stories are deftly told and … have still great power to move.’ The Herald