James Irvine Robertson


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James Robertson was born and educated in Scotland. He studied law before working in advertising in London, Toronto and Johannesburg.

He is an author, broadcaster, historian, humourous columnist & contributor to a wide variety of newspapers and magazines in the UK, US and Australia

After working in advertising he became a pig and dairy farmer in South West England, contributed to agricultural journals and wrote a series of comic novels - the ‘Any Fool’ series. He returned to Scotland in 1991 since when he has concentrated on history.

As James Irvine Robertson, he writes articles and books largely relating to Scots history.
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Average rating: 4.14 · 86 ratings · 7 reviews · 17 distinct worksSimilar authors
Any Fool Can Be a Dairy Far...

4.13 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 1980 — 5 editions
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Any Fool Can Be a Pig Farme...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 1981 — 6 editions
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The Lady of Kynachan: An Ep...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1995 — 4 editions
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The Robertsons Clan Donnach...

4.30 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 2005 — 3 editions
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Any Fool Can Be A Countryma...

4.50 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Any Fool Can Be A Country L...

4.29 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2012 — 4 editions
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Any Fool Can Be A Villager ...

3.43 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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Any Fool Can Be A Yokel  (A...

4.50 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1985 — 3 editions
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The First Highlander: Major...

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1998 — 2 editions
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Out of Atholl: Voices from ...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2008 — 2 editions
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Any Fool Can Be a Pig Farmer Any Fool Can Be a Dairy Farmer Any Fool Can Be A Countryman Any Fool Can Be A Villager Any Fool Can Be A Yokel Any Fool Can Be A Country L... Any Fool Can Keep a Secret
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