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Robert L. Mackie
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A Short History of Scotland

4.67  ·  Rating Details ·  3 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
Hardcover, 419 pages
Published 1930 by Oxford University Press
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Johnny Tisdale
Jan 23, 2015 Johnny Tisdale rated it it was amazing
In the introduction to Scotland in Colour, Wilfred Taylor writes that “the Scot is essentially a romantic logician… At the heart of the Scottish ethos is a hard core of logic, embedded in a matrix of pure sentiment.” This is certainly true of Robert Mackie, author of A Short History of Scotland. He seems never to lapse into nationalistic pride. (He has no problem describing his countrymen of an earlier period as “more ignorant” than their English neighbors, in reference to the old Scottish ...more
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Tom Mackie
Sep 29, 2013 Tom Mackie rated it it was amazing
Great book yet vintage now.
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