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Islands Book Trust (Scotland)

Overview
Works: 89 works in 98 publications in 2 languages and 408 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Conference proceedings  Diaries  Personal narratives‡vScottish  Pictorial works  Church history  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry 
Classifications: DA880.S2, 941.14
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Publications about Islands Book Trust (Scotland)
Publications by Islands Book Trust (Scotland)
Most widely held works by Islands Book Trust (Scotland)
The French MacDonald : journey of a marshal of Napoléon in the highlands and islands of Scotland : Marshal MacDonald, Duke of Tarentum : the 1825 travel diary of Jacques Etienne Joseph Alexandre MacDonald by Etienne-Jacques-Joseph-Alexandre Macdonald( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Whaling and the Hebrides : the history of island whalers in the South Atlantic and whaling in and around the Hebrides ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
The life & legacy of Alexander Carmichael ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
From Hirta to Port Phillip : the St Kilda emigration to Australia in 1852 by Eric Richards( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Faith in a crisis : famine, eviction and the Church in North and South Uist by Flora Johnston( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Dualchas àraid agus prìseil = a unique and precious culture : the changing face of South Uist and Eriskay : the photographs of Dr Kenneth Robertson by Kenneth Robertson( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Calvinism, literature, and the imagination by Donald Macleod( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Stroma by Roddy Ritchie( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
The village names of Lewis by Magne Oftedal( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
"A new edition of the classic work on the island's Old Norse place-name heritage. It is now over 50 years since Magne Oftedal's classic article on 'The Village Names of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides' was published in Norsk Tidsskrift for Sprogvidenskap, Volume 17 (Oslo, 1954). It was an important by-product of research carried out by Oftedal into the Gaelic dialect of the Leurbost district of Lewis (published in 1956), where he lived from 1950 to 1951. This booklet consists of a facsimile copy of the original article, together with the most interesting map which accompanied it."--Publisher's description
Suas gu deas : two Hebrideans walking from the Butt to Barra Head by Angus Peter Campbell( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in Scottish Gaelic and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Gaelic on signs and maps in Scotland - why it matters by Ruairidh MacIlleathain( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Scottish Gaelic and English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
St. Kilda : myth & reality ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Padre Mac the autobiography of the late Murdo Ewen Macdonald of Harris by Murdo Ewen Macdonald( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
From a croft in the Hebridean island of Harris to the grim confines of the Nazis' notorious prisoner-of-war camp Stalag Luft III and the hallowed halls of Glasgow University, the life of Murdo Ewen Macdonald was one of extraordinary variety and richness. Macdonald was ordained as a Church of Scotland minister in 1939, and joined up in 1940. After volunteering in the First Parachute Brigade he was sent to North Africa, where, during a catastrophic mission in which he was severely wounded, he was taken prisoner in 1942. At the infamous Stalag Luft III he supported countless prisoners throug
Crossing the minch : exploring the links between Skye and the Outer Hebrides ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
An t-Eilean : taking a line for a walk through the Island of Skye by Angus Peter Campbell( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in Scottish Gaelic and held by 7 libraries worldwide
St Kilda : church, visitors and "natives" by Michael Robson( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Paper cairns : poetry and prose based on the life of Angus 'Ease' Macleod (1916-2002) by Laura Helyer( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Stornoway in World War Two by Mike Hughes( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
 
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Trust of Islands Books
Urras Leabhraichean nan Eilean (Scotland)
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