Human Geography

Gaelic Scotland: The Transformation of a Culture Region: by Charles W J Withers

By Charles W J Withers

This e-book, initially released in 1988, examines the Highlands and Islands of Scotland over numerous centuries and charts their cultural transformation from a separate zone into one the place the approaches of anglicisation have mostly succeeded. It analyses the numerous elements of switch together with the regulations of successive governments, the decline of the Gaelic language, the miserable of a lot of the inhabitants into peasantry and the clearances.


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