Random happenings in the Hebrides
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Random happenings in the Hebrides or, The social democrat and the stormy sea. by McGrath, John

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Published by Davis-Poynter in London .
Written in English



  • Hebrides (Scotland)


  • Hebrides (Scotland) -- Drama

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Edition Notes

Other titlesSocial democrat and the stormy sea.
SeriesA Davis-Poynter playscript
LC ClassificationsPR6063.A22 R3
The Physical Object
Pagination[7] p., 122 leaves.
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5457567M
ISBN 100706700708
LC Control Number73159913

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A fascinating and intimate account of the inter-relationship between one small island village in the Hebrides and the wider world. A journey of deep mapping from the formation of the bedrock 3 billion years ago, through the Iron Age and the Clearances to the contemporary events of community land ownership, it challenges the perception that this is a remote, isolated place. The novel recalls childhood emotions and highlights adult relationships. Among the book's many tropes and themes are those of loss, subjectivity, the nature of art and the problem of perception. In , the Modern Library named To the Lighthouse No. 15 on its list of . Other Name First names / christian name. The system applies many rules to help you find first names. Gaelic and English equivalents are dealt with, as well as many English alternatives. The Hebridean. 1, likes talking about this. News & Media Website.

Novel set in the Outer Hebrides (mystery and intrigue) 7th January The House Between Tides by Sarah Maine, novel set in the Outer Hebrides.. Hetty inherits a large old house in the Outer Hebrides and wants to turn it into a fine hotel.   The Outer Hebrides is one of the most magical places on earth. As my love affair with Scotland developed over the last few years, I remember whispers from people saying I had to go there. Having spent a week road tripping, adventuring and wild camping through the OH, I urge you to add these islands to your bucket list. These have far less in the way of facilities and sights, and there's less need for a car. 7 Colonsay (Gaelic: Colbhasa) is a small but charmAt low tide, walk across the strand to the tidal island of Oronsay. Many visitors bring a car, but you can explore without one. The Small Isles of 8 Rum, Eigg, Muck and Canna are usually admired from a distance, forming the dramatic view looking south from.   History of the Outer Hebrides (Lewis, Harris, North and South Uist, Benbecula, and Barra) This edition published in by A. Gardner in Paisley.