The Crofting Community in the Gaidhealtachd.

By: University of Aberdeen Centre for Continuing Education.

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Book Condition: Very Good


Large soft cover in a ring binder with illustrated covers. Some shelf wear, telephone number and name in ink on front cover, otherwise in Very Good condition. Size: 30 x 22. With pp506, some underlined passages in pencil, with map of crofting lands in Scotland, map of movement of sheep, map of the crofting counties c. 1850, charts and diagrams, population chart of 1959, map of land ownership in the Highlands. With four colour photographs. Course subjects: How the crofting community came into being. Lotting, clearing, kelp and crisis. Emigration, seasonal migration and famine. Land wars and land settlement, 1874-1911. Croft, Home, social Structure and oral traditions. Verse and song. Education in the Gaelic community until the Education Act of 1872. The émigré and emigrant communities.

Title: The Crofting Community in the Gaidhealtachd.

Author Name: University of Aberdeen Centre for Continuing Education.

Categories: Scotland North-east, Scotland Highlands & Islands,

Publisher: University of Aberdeen Centre for Continuing Education.: 1994

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 005375

Keywords: Scotland, Crofting Community Gaidhealtachd, Crofting Lands, Crofting Highlands, Crofting, Gaidhealtachd, ,