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Product Description: 1745. The year of the final Jacobite uprising. Edward Waverley, a naive, aristocratic English soldier is posted to Dundee as part of the Hanoverian army. He takes leave to visit the castle of his uncle's Jacobite friend, Baron Bradwardine, in the lowlands of Scotland...read more

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9781910021262 | Gardners Books, March 1, 2016, cover price $30.20 | About this edition: 1745.

Paperback:

9781910021255 | Luath Pr, August 27, 2015, cover price $18.95

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Product Description: The map of the United States is peppered with Scottish place-names and America's telephone directories are filled with surnames illustrating Scottish ancestry. Increasingly, Americans of Scottish extraction are visiting Scotland in search of their family history.

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9781908373380 | Luath Pr, November 25, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The map of the United States is peppered with Scottish place-names and America's telephone directories are filled with surnames illustrating Scottish ancestry.
9781905222063 | Luath Pr, February 28, 2006, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The map of the United States is peppered with Scottish place-names and America's telephone directories are filled with surnames illustrating Scottish ancestry.

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Product Description: In Canada there are nearly as many descendants of Scots as there are people living in Scotland; almost 5 million Canadians ticked the Scottish origin box in the most recent Canadian Census. Many Scottish families have friends or relatives in Canada...read more

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9781908373038 | Luath Pr, November 25, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In Canada there are nearly as many descendants of Scots as there are people living in Scotland; almost 5 million Canadians ticked the Scottish origin box in the most recent Canadian Census.
9781842820384 | Luath Pr, April 1, 2004, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: In Canada there are nearly as many descendants of Scots as there are people living in Scotland; almost 5 million Canadians ticked the Scottish origin box in the most recent Canadian Census.

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Product Description: How the American wilderness shaped Scottish experience, imagination and identity. How is the Scottish imagination shaped by its émigré experience with wilderness and the extreme? Drawing on journals, emigrant guides, memoirs, letters, poetry and fiction, this book examines patterns of survival, defeat, adaptation and response in North America's harshest landscapes...read more

Hardcover:

9780748647392 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, June 30, 2013, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: How the American wilderness shaped Scottish experience, imagination and identity.

Paperback:

9780748647385 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, June 30, 2013, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: How the American wilderness shaped Scottish experience, imagination and identity.

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Product Description: Today there are up to 25million Americans who claim to have Scottish heritage. Many of these people are the descendants of Scots who journeyed to America in the 19th Century, and became true pioneers in the West. These men and women were real cowboys and homesteaders; they were sheriffs and outlaws; they mined gold and built railroads; and they were among the first to conquer the frontier, making lives for themselves in the wild west...read more

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9781906307998 | Luath Pr, June 30, 2011, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Today there are up to 25million Americans who claim to have Scottish heritage.

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Eleanor Dickinson escapes Scotland and the inevitability of the direction of her life to the Eastern strangeness of China. In leaving behind the physical closeness of her relationships with her partner, parents, brother and family she is able to analyse and confront 'the mush of dissatisfaction' that had been expanding to fill her life.

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9781905222513 | Luath Pr, August 1, 2006, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Eleanor Dickinson escapes Scotland and the inevitability of the direction of her life to the Eastern strangeness of China.

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This is a biography, of sorts, and a description of the all-consuming search for that elusive concept known as 'identity'

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9781842820605 | Luath Pr, October 28, 2004, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This is a biography, of sorts, and a description of the all-consuming search for that elusive concept known as 'identity'

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Product Description: This book follows on from the success of Present Poets, a compilation of new poetry written for the opening of the Museum of Scotland. Scotland to the World to Scotland is the theme for this second collection -- this time, fifty-one poems record the impact of leaving Scotland...read more
By Jenni Calder (compiler)

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9781901663396 | Natl Museums of Scotland, June 1, 1999, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: This book follows on from the success of Present Poets, a compilation of new poetry written for the opening of the Museum of Scotland.

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Product Description: Translated Kingdoms is a new collection of poignant poems reflecting a thousand years of Scotland and the sea. From fishermen to ferry men, landladies to lighthouse keepers, many have depended on the sea for a living, and all Scots are near enough to its shores to experience its changing moods...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Jenni Calder (compiler)

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9781901663044 | Natl Museums of Scotland, June 1, 1999, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Translated Kingdoms is a new collection of poignant poems reflecting a thousand years of Scotland and the sea.

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Product Description: Some of the best of new Scottish poetry! Fifty poems about Scottish life and culture, written to celebrate the new Museum of Scotland. They have been displayed on the hoardings around the Museum of Scotland site. These poems show a striking range and variety, reflecting all aspects of Scotland's past and present...read more
By Jenni Calder (editor), Jenni Daiches (editor) and National Museums of Scotland (corporate author)

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9781901663143 | Natl Museums of Scotland, October 1, 1998, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Some of the best of new Scottish poetry!

Product Description: Features excerpts from Stevenson's writings, read by actors John Shedden and Gerda Stevenson. The book of the same name, edited and introduced by Jenni Calder, is also available (ISBN: 0-948636-59-9). Both are published in association with the Edinburgh Festival Exhibition about Stevenson...read more
By Jenni Calder (editor)

Paperback:

9780756779337 | Diane Pub Co, May 1, 1994, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Features excerpts from Stevenson's writings, read by actors John Shedden and Gerda Stevenson.

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Product Description: John Rae's solitary childhood in the rugged hills of Orkney, Scotland, can be seen as preparation for the challenge he later faced in the Canadian Arctic. As a member of the Hudson's Bay Company, with a posting as surgeon and clerk to George Simpson, he travelled extensively in the Arctic, often alone...read more

Hardcover:

9780773511064 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, September 1, 1993, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: John Rae's solitary childhood in the rugged hills of Orkney, Scotland, can be seen as preparation for the challenge he later faced in the Canadian Arctic.

Paperback:

9780773511071 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, September 1, 1993, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: Over-sized paperback with gloss cover, 1989. Gloss full color and black & white plates throughout. Printed and bound in Great Britain. The Wealth of a Nation in the National Museums of Scotland
By Jenni Calder (editor)

Paperback:

9780862672652 | Univ of Washington Pr, January 1, 1992, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Over-sized paperback with gloss cover, 1989.

Product Description: Book by Calder, Jenni

Hardcover:

9780891331629 | Natl Trust for Historic, December 1, 1990, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Book by Calder, Jenni

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Product Description: Ill health drove Robert Louis Stevenson from Scotland; the urge for new and adventurous places drew him to the Pacific. There were those at home who would have been happier to see him purely as a spinner of the picturesque, but Stevenson could not close his eyes to the impact of colonialism, the "stir-about of epochs and races, barbarisms and civilizations, virtues and crime...read more

Paperback:

9780862411442 | Canongate Books Ltd, April 1, 1988, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Ill health drove Robert Louis Stevenson from Scotland; the urge for new and adventurous places drew him to the Pacific.

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Hardcover:

9780335152667 | Open Univ Pr, January 1, 1988, cover price $102.50

Paperback:

9780335152650 | Open Univ Pr, March 1, 1988, cover price $24.95

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9780904505948 | Inst Intergovmntl Relations, June 1, 1982, cover price $19.95

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Hardcover:

9780852243992 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, October 1, 1981, cover price $25.00

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Product Description: To find more information about Rowman and Littlefield titles, please visit www.rowmanlittlefield.com.
By Jenni Calder (editor)

Hardcover:

9780389201458 | Barnes & Noble Imports, September 1, 1980, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: To find more information about Rowman and Littlefield titles, please visit www.

Traces the colorful life and wide-ranging work of the Scotish writer in their social context, providing a fresh, unsentimental assessment of his literary achievements and eccentric, Bohemian lifestyle after his forced exile

Hardcover:

9780195202106 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 4, 1980, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Traces the colorful life and wide-ranging work of the Scotish writer in their social context, providing a fresh, unsentimental assessment of his literary achievements and eccentric, Bohemian lifestyle after his forced exile

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Combines social history and film criticism in an exploration of the actual American West and the fictional and mythic view of it presented in film Westerns, and of the Western's cultural and political implications and influences

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9780800876364 | Taplinger Pub Co, May 1, 1975, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Combines social history and film criticism in an exploration of the actual American West and the fictional and mythic view of it presented in film Westerns, and of the Western's cultural and political implications and influences

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