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50 Best Routes on Skye and Raasay
Skye’s bristling mountains and sweeping coastline offer an enormous selection of walking and climbing routes through some of the most beautiful and dramatic landscapes in Scotland...
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A Description of the Western Islands of Scotland
One of the greatest travellers in Scotland, Martin Martin was also a native Gaelic speaker. This text offers his narrative of his journey around the Western Isles, and a mine of...
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Adrift in Caledonia
Part travelogue, part memoir this book is a unique and affectionate portrait of a sea-fringed nation and of the drifter's quest to belong.
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Aimhreit am Fhearainn: Land Struggle in Skye & Lewis
The 1880s marked a dramatic stage in the demand by crofters throughout the Highlands and Islands for land reform following the injustices of the Clearances. Crofters found a stronger...
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Alexander Macdonald  Bard
Modern poetry in Scottish Gaelic begins with the brilliant, controversial figure of Alexander MacDonald, better known as Alasdair mac Mhaighstir Alasdair. Alasdair belonged to...
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An Orkney Boyhood - Flashbacks
Duncan Cameron Mackenzie was born in 1949. this is an honest and humorous memoir about his life up to the age of 16 living on Burray (3 x 5km round)- one of the Orkney Islands...
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An t-Eilean - Taking a Line for a Walk through Skye
This is an account in words and pictures of a walk taken though Skye by the award-winning writer Angus Peter Campbell and his friend the photographer Cailean Maclean. Both were...
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Arran - A History
Arran is an archaeological and geological treasure trove of stunning scenic beauty and this book gives an original, fascinating, and comprehensive account of its long and eventful...
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Arran - Landscapes Set in Stone
The Isle of Arran dominates the Firth of Clyde. A favourite haunt of holidaymakers, it is also a place of fascination for the geologist, offering a huge variety of rocks that represent...
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Arran - Visitors Guide
Decribes the coastal road around the island, covering what there is to see and do. Also includes detail on shopping, eating out, detail on the 7 golf courses, Ailsa Craig, and...
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As it Was - Sin Mar Bha -  An Ulva Childhood
In 2000, Donald W. MacKenzie wrote As It Was/Sin Mar a Bha: A Ulva Boyhood, which is a combination of autobiography and a potted history of the island. His father was a Kirk minister...
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Barra & Vatersay
Sometimes called the Hebrides in miniature, Barra and Vatersay are the smallest and most southerly inhabited islands of Scotland's Outer Hebridean archipelago. Perched on the western...
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Between Weathers
The Shetland Islands sit where the North Atlantic Ocean and the North Sea meet, closer to the Arctic Circle than to London. Over the centuries they have been a vital staging post...
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Blind Man of Hoy, The
Red Szell's dream from childhood was to climb the Old Man of Hoy, the tallest sea stack in Europe, until his dreams were dashed when he discovered he was going blind.Years later...
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Book of Barra, The
A collection of authentic account of the island along with photographs. Accounts include those of residents and visitors.
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Book of Bere: Orkney's Ancient Grain
The native barley of Orkney, bere was an important multi-use crop and a staple of the Scottish diet in the past.Though its use declined in favoiur of more easily processed grains...
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Book of Iona
The Book of Iona shows how novelists, poets, saints and sinners over the centuries have written about one of the world's most famous and best loved islands. Including many new...
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Buildings of Arran
A guide to the Buildings of the Isle of Arran.
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Buses of Skye & the Western Isles
In the 1960s, many of the bus services in Scotland’s Western Isles, from Lewis and Harris in the north down to Islay in the south, were operated by MacBrayne’s, the company...
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Callanish and Other Megalithic Sites of the Outer Hebrides
On the remote north-western Isle of Lewis stands one of the most spectacular megalithic monuments in the world, a stone circle forming part of a huge Celtic Cross, built over four...
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Canna
An account of Canna, a beautiful Hebridean island. Small though it is, many of the major historical trends of the Hebrides have touched it, from St Columba through the Benedictine...
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Columba
Who was Saint Columba? How did this Irish aristocrat become the most important figure in early Scottish Christianity? In seeking answers to these questions this book examines the...
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Crossing the Minch
On a good day, the mountains of Skye and the long chain of the Western Isles are clearly visible from each other, and their history has been interwoven over the centuries through...
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Crowdie & Cream and Other Stories
CROWDIE AND CREAM: Peopled with characters like Great Aunt Rachel, 'built like a Churchill tank and with a personality to match', these are the stories of a childhood, of the hard...
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Cuillin, Isle of Skye, Folded Map
The Cuillin Folded, Isle of Sky Map 10cm: 3km
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Cycling in The Hebrides
New 2016 edition.This guidebook describes 37 day rides for all abilities, and 22 linking routes for more experienced cycle tourists, allow riders to visit all the essential sights...
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Cycling the Hebridean Way
The Hebridean way is a 185 mile bike ride through the Outer Hebrides. It crosses 10 islands and passes some of Britain's best beaches, most stunning ancient sites and dramatic...
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Defending St Kilda
In this book, based on new research and with archive photographs, Ron Morris tells the intriguing and little-known story of the role which St Kilda played in World War 1, including...
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Discover the Hebrides
An exploration of Scotland’s western seaboard and the Hebridean Islands, following on from Iain McGowans’s Portrait of the Hebrides. This latest volume, packed with superb...
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Dive Scapa Flow 100th Anniversary Edition
Dive Scapa Flow has been the definitive guide to diving the fabled wrecks of Scapa Flow, one of the world's greatest wreck diving locations. This completely rewritten and updated...
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Dolly Doctor
A beautifully produced selection from ‘Dolly Doctor’s unique collection of early plate-glass black and white slides, mainly taken in the 1930s, of life in Lewis and other islands...
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Drop In the Ocean - Story of Isle of Muck
Polly Pullar tells the fascinating tale of one of the Hebrides unique thriving small communities through the colourful anecdotes of Lawrence MacEwen, whose family have owned the...
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