Far Off in Sunlit Places

From the first grim penal colony in Botany Bay in 1788 to the glamorous story of Duntocher-born 1930s speedway ace Ron Johnston, Scots have played a role at every level in

Far Off in Sunlit Places

Far Off in Sunlit Places

Following his acclaimed chronicle of the Scots in America, Jim Hewitson has now turned his attention to the second great area of Scottish migration, Australia and New Zealand. From the first grim penal colony in Botany Bay in 1788 to the glamorous story of Duntocher-born 1930s speedway ace Ron Johnston, Scots have played a role at every level in

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Far Off in Sunlit Places
Language: en
Pages: 307
Authors: Jim Hewitson
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: OTCEditions

Following his acclaimed chronicle of the Scots in America, Jim Hewitson has now turned his attention to the second great area of Scottish migration, Australia and New Zealand. From the first grim penal colony in Botany Bay in 1788 to the glamorous story of Duntocher-born 1930s speedway ace Ron Johnston,
The Edinburgh History of Scottish Literature: Modern transformations: new identities (from 1918)
Language: en
Pages: 356
Authors: Ian Brown, Murray Pittock, Thomas Owen Clancy, Susan Manning
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Edinburgh History of Scottish

This volume explores the vibrancy of modern Scottish literature in all its forms and languages. Giving full credit to writing in Gaelic and by the Scottish diaspora, it brings together the best contemporary critical insights from three continents.
Scots in Australia
Language: en
Pages: 6
Authors: Ian Brown, Murray Pittock, Thomas Owen Clancy, Susan Manning
Categories: Scots
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher:

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Stories Behind Some of Burns' Songs and Other Scottish Songs
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Norman Watters
Categories: Ballads, Scots
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher:

Books about Stories Behind Some of Burns' Songs and Other Scottish Songs
Scottish Life and Society: The Individual and Community Life
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Norman Watters
Categories: Scotland
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher:

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