Damn’ Rebel Bitches: The Women of the ’45

Meticulously researched and drawn from many original documents and letters, this ground-breaking and acclaimed book is the definitive work on female involvement in the Jacobite Rising of 1745.

‘a racily-written, well-researched and heart-warming account which also gives a detailed portrait of the social conditions of the times.’ Scots Magazine

‘glitters with eyecatching gems that shed light on everyday 18th century Scottish life, while the characters step out of the drama to shake your hand with a robustness that is almost frightening.’ Press and Journal

‘a worthy tribute to all these unsung heroines.’ The Herald

‘bold and argumentative.’ Scotland on Sunday