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Culloden And The Last Clansman

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An armed uprising. A conspiracy. An assassination. A hanging. These events, starting with the crushing of Jacobite rebels at Culloden in 1746 and culminating six years later in the so-called Appin Murder, provided Robert Louis Stevenson with the plot of his enduringly popular novel Kidnapped. But truth can be every bit as dramatic as fiction. And never more so than in this ...more
ebook, 240 pages
Published September 30th 2011 by Mainstream Digital (first published October 1st 2001)
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Patricia Walker
May 13, 2013 Patricia Walker rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I thought this was the most exciting history study I have read. It read like a murder mystery novel and I could not put it down. I would certainly recommend this book to anyone interested in this period of history.
Duncan
Aug 09, 2011 Duncan rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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A brillaint tale, well told and brought to life. I especially like the detail about the area in whic the action takes place.
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James Hunter was born and brought up in Duror in North Argyll. He was educated at Duror Primary School, Oban High School and Aberdeen and Edinburgh Universities.

He was the first director of the Scottish Crofters Union which he helped to establish as a highly effective pressure group with a substantial membership right across the crofting areas.

A journalist, broadcaster and writer, Hunter has publi
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