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Best Of Scotland

Author: John Macleod.

Best Of Scotland

Author: John Macleod.

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Item #: D33025
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 128
Publication Date: 2019
Publisher: Birlinn General
ISBN: 9781780272016
From bagpipes, haggis, whisky, and the Forth Rail Bridge to Andy Murray and Mary, Queen of Scots, this book is a fascinating celebration of Scotland. In this amusing miscellany, John MacLeod explores some of the well-known symbols of Scottish culture (as well some of the quirkier ones) and looks beneath the surface to shatter some long-held assumptions that ... More
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From bagpipes, haggis, whisky, and the Forth Rail Bridge to Andy Murray and Mary, Queen of Scots, this book is a fascinating celebration of Scotland. In this amusing miscellany, John MacLeod explores some of the well-known symbols of Scottish culture (as well some of the quirkier ones) and looks beneath the surface to shatter some long-held assumptions that will surprise even the most well-informed Scotophile: the kilt was actually banned in Scotland at one point, and that particular tartans were never originally identified with specific clans.


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