Rosalind K. Marshall, is an author, historian and Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature. Specialising in women's history, especially of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, she is the author of The Days of Duchess Anne, John Knox, Queen Mary's Women and Scottish Queens. She is also a research associate of the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
"The legends and tales that have sprung up over the centuries about Columba, including his encounter with the Loch Ness Monster, his strong opinions, and his quick-tempered and fierce condemnation of wrongdoers, are expertly assessed by the author." -- Scottish Life "Scottish Life"