The Invention of Scotland : The Stuart Myth and the Scottish Identity, 1638 to the Present
- Hardback | 198 pages
- 162 x 242 x 18mm | 479.99g
- 24 Jul 2014
- Taylor & Francis Ltd
- London, United Kingdom
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'I am pleased to see a Scottish critic of my own generation who writes so well and has such vision...purposeful, ambitious, panoptic' - Robert Crawford, Scottish Literary Journal. .
`Attractive...well written and stimulating book'- Ian Bradley, History Today, September, 50-1.
`One of the most important books on modern Scotland to appear in recent years'- Stewart Brown, Albion. .
`An interesting and in many ways a courageous book'- Brean Hammond, British Journal for Eighteenth-Century Studies 15:2,235.
'An insightful view...successfully bridges the gap between the discipline of history and literary/cultural studies, a feat requiring unusual academic skills' - David Duncan.
`A valuable lesson on the ways in which all national identities are in some sense invented'- Leith Davis, Eighteenth Century Scotland, 25 (1993).
`Interesting,intelligent and knowledgeable' - Seventeenth-Century News
'The most provocative work of this year...as intriguing as it is important' - Jill Rubinstein, Year's Work inn Scottish Literature (1991/2).