By John Lorne Campbell,Hugh Cheape
This is the definitive heritage of Canna, some of the most attractive of the entire Scottish islands. Fertile and with a sheltered harbour, Canna has performed a huge half within the tale of the Hebrides.
After the Reformation the island was once of substantial value to the Irish Franciscan undertaking of the 1620s and in addition the Jacobite risings prior to it used to be swept up within the tragedies of depopulation and clearances of the 19th century.
Gifted to the nationwide belief in 1981, the island is at the moment present process anything of a revival, with the production of the St Edward Centre on Sanday, and the proposed advancements of Canna apartment.
Recent archaeological surveys and ancient study has exposed a lot new proof concerning the island. Hugh Cheape of the Royal Museum of Scotland, who has been in detail inquisitive about the Canna venture, has totally edited the ebook. New contributions either replace and fill out the account of the island.
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Canna: The Story of a Hebridean Island by John Lorne Campbell,Hugh Cheape