None Dare Oppose: The Laird, The Beast and the People of Lewis.

By: Macleod, John.

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Hardback, As New with dustwrapper in As New condition. First edition, pp x, 294, index.In 1844 Sir James Matheson bought the Isle of Lewis, awash with hope and good intentions, only, in 1853, to put a rat-faced factor from Tain in sole charge of the estate. Within months Donald Munro, the self-styled 'Chamberlain of the Lews', had seized practically every office of civic, legal and industrial power in the community and for the next two decades held the entire island under an absolute reign of terror. S5.

Title: None Dare Oppose: The Laird, The Beast and the People of Lewis.

Author Name: Macleod, John.

Categories: Scotland Highlands & Islands,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Birlinn, 2010. 9781841589091: 2010

ISBN Number: 1841589098

ISBN Number 13: 9781841589091

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: As New

Jacket Condition: As New

Type: Book

Seller ID: 1856

Keywords: Scotland, Lewis, History, Island, Land Lord, Laird Scotland Highlands & Islands Scotland Highlands & Islands,