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Roots of stone : the story of those who came before

Author: Hugh G Allison
Publisher: Edinburgh : Mainstream, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [New ed. ]View all editions and formats
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This is an exploration of the Scottish identity through actual tales of the author's forebears - tales drawn from royal bloodline and from crofting hearth, tales of high drama and of quiet everyday  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Genealogy
History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hugh G Allison
ISBN: 1845961293 9781845961299
OCLC Number: 65203917
Language Note: In English with some text also in Scottish Gaelic.
Description: 240 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations, genealogical tables, music, portraits ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Hugh G. Allison.

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"A rich tapestry is weaved here, combining a broad sweep of his beloved Scottish history with the personalised family account. The canvas conveys both breadth and depth. An absorbing and invigorating Read more...

 
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