One Handful of Earth

One Handful of Earth

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In 1813, Bella MacDonan is the healer and midwife for the Clans living along the Kildonan River in the pastoral Scottish Highlands. Her peaceful life is threatened when a stranger rides into their glen. He shows Bella a map of land for sale: the ancestral MacDonan homesite. The Highland Clearances have begun. Bella and her husband Alec lead a delegation to Dunrobin Castle hoping to convince the woman who holds the deed to their land, the Countess of Sutherland, to spare them from eviction. Their journey takes a dangerous turn and when her children are threatened, Bella is tempted to use violence in return.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 254 pages
  • 152.4 x 223.52 x 17.78mm | 362.87g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0557088496
  • 9780557088492

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