The Scottish Empire
Title: The Scottish Empire
Author: Michel Fry
Publisher: Tuckwell Press and Birlinn
Softcover - First softcover edition
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This book charts the involvement of the Scots in the British Empire from its earliest days to the end of the 20th century. It is a tale of "dramatic extremes and craggy characters of a variety of concerns, from education, evangelism and philanthropy to spying, swindling and drug running."
Above all it attempts to account for the importance of the Scots in the building and maintenance of the Empire.
Accompanied by 104 black & white illustrations as well as maps and a chronology.
A good copy - some creases of the cover noticeably in the corners however the spine remains in very good condition and inside the pages are bright and clean and in nearly new condition.
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