In this book, James Hunter shows how the Highlands and Islands of Scotland have evolved into the way they are now. Their more recent history has consisted mainly of attempts to regain freedoms and rights of which they were deprived in the Middle Ages and afterwards. Those attempts are succeeding, this book argues, should be encouraged by Scotland's new government.
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James Hunter is the author of a number of books on Scottish history, including Culloden and the Last Clansman, A Dance Called America, and Scottish Exodus.Review:
"One of the most exciting historical works of recent times" * The Herald * "Reads as fluently, as thrillingly and as inspiringly as the highest fiction" * Scots Magazine * "Meticulously researched, these wonderfully evocative studies of bygone eras make fascinating reading for anyone with an interest in Scotland's evolution" * Daily Record * "A groundbreaking and definitive account" * Scotland Magazine *
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Book Description Mainstream Publishing, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111845965396