THE REIVERS: THE STORY OF THE BORDER REIVERS
336pp., 16 colouyr plates, P.B. 2017 reissue. As a consequence of near-constant conflict between England and Scotland, Borderers suffered at the hands of marauding armies. Forced by extreme circumstances, many Borderers took to reiving to ensure the survival of their families and communities, and for the best part of 300 years, countless raiding parties made their way over the border.