Highland Clans and Tartans

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This beautifully illustrated book tells the story of the clans from their beginnings to the present day activities of contemporary clan societies. The author describes the early clan system and follows the story through the various strifes between clans, the Jacobite rebellion, the emigration period to the revival of interest and prosperity in the Highlands and the development of contemporary clan societies. A separate chapter is devoted to the story of tartan and its links with the clans.

Contents: Prologue: Land and People -- Who and What Were the Clans? -- Under Which King? -- Dispersal -- Revival -- Clan Tartans -- Clan Societies.

Illustrated with more than 150 black-and-white and full color photographs; includes maps, portraits, coats-of-arms. Includes index.

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