I Never Knew That About The Scottish
An eye-opening journey around and through the Scots, by bestselling author Christopher Winn, discovering the achievements, disasters, foibles, quirks and customs which have made the Scottish character what it is.
From Henry Brougham, who made the longest ever speech in the House of Commons, to Helen Duncan, the last person to be imprisoned under the Witchcraft Act in 1944, find facts, trivia and anecdotes which will make you exclaim, 'I never knew that!'
Macfarlane Clan Book
One of the oldest of the clans and renowned for their martial ardour, Clan Macfarlane, known as the ‘Wild Ones’, was a cadet branch of the ancient Celtic Earls of...
Macgregor Clan Book
‘My Race is Royal’ is the proud motto of the MacGregors, with one ancient source recording that they descend from ‘Gregor’, a son of King Alpin. From earliest times...
History of Scotland
Neil Oliver’s account of the History of Scotland
Mackenzie Clan Book
Of ancient Celtic roots and with their name meaning ‘son of Kenneth’, the Mackenzies trace a descent from a mid-thirteenth century ‘Kenneth’ whose many powerful roles included the governorship of...