Century of the Scottish People: 1830-1950

Paperback | September 10, 1990

byT. C. Smout

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A new cover reprint of the second volume of T. C. Smout's magnificent - and indispensable - account of the Scottish people, from 1830-1950.'Professor Smout's "History of the Scottish People 1560-1830" was hailed as a classic piece of social history. If you had time to read only one book on Scotland, this was it.Unfortunately, you now have to read two."A Century of the Scottish People" is as satisfying and enlightening as its predecessor.' John Kenyon, Observer'An admirable example of how academic history may yet be written for the general reader. It is deeply enjoyable, lively, packed with interesting detail, illuminating anecdote and pithy observation.' Allan Massie, The Times

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A new cover reprint of the second volume of T. C. Smout's magnificent - and indispensable - account of the Scottish people, from 1830-1950.'Professor Smout's "History of the Scottish People 1560-1830" was hailed as a classic piece of social history. If you had time to read only one book on Scotland, this was it.Unfortunately, you now h...

Professor T. C. Smout was educated at the Leys School and Clare College, Cambridge. He was appointed to the Personal Chair in Economic History, University of Edinburgh, in 1971, and took up his present position as Professor of Scottish History at the University of St Andrews in 1980. Besides publishing journals, he is the author of Sco...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:372 pagesPublished:September 10, 1990Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS

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ISBN - 10:0006861415

ISBN - 13:9780006861416

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