The Battle for Scotland

The Battle for Scotland

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As revealed by the 1992 General Election, the Scottish question is unlikely to go away - whether it is a clamour for devolution or independence. This book will answer a number of questions - could Scotland survive economically without England? Where does the fervour for Scottish Home Rule come from? What would a Scottish parliament mean for the average Scot? The book includes sections entitled the political nation, the working country, the fiery cross, the dream of brotherhood, John Buchan's children and an assessment of the election.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 128 x 198 x 16mm | 203g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0140173676
  • 9780140173673

Table of contents

In the beginning - in the end; the dreams of a small country; new dreams in an old land - the origins of modern nationalism; the union comes in pink or blue - Scotland 1942-68; the devolution years; new politics, old parties - Scotland after 1797; changed, changed utterly - 1992 and after.
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