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2 edition of Scotland of the Scots. found in the catalog.

Scotland of the Scots.

G. R. Blake

Scotland of the Scots.

by G. R. Blake

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scotland

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination276 p.
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15099731M

      My book The Scots in Australia, was published by Boydell Press, with the support of the Scottish Historical Review Trust, in November It’s the result of nearly eight years of research and writing on Scottish migrants in Australia, is thematically broad, and covers the convict period up until the outbreak of the Second World War.   Writers in England began contracting “Scottish” to “Scotch” in the late 16th century, while writers in Scotland began shortening “Scottis” to “Scots” in the early 18th century. But language is a messy business, and some Scottish writers, notably Robert Burns () and Sir Walter Scott (), regularly used “Scotch.


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