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Survival and success: The Kennedys of Dunure

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Exercise of Power in Medieval Scotland c.1200-1500
EditorsAlasdair Ross, Steve Boardman
PublisherFour Courts Press, Dublin
Pages67-94
Number of pages28
ISBN (Print)9781851827497
Publication statusPublished - 2003

Abstract

Study of the Gaelic kindred of Kennedy of Dunure in Carrick, showing their rise to power in Scottish government from 13th to 15th centuries - an adaptable and ambitious family which did not lose touch with its Gaelic roots and culture despite this success.

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