A companion to his successful first book, Fishing Boats of Scotland, James Pottinger's new volume Scottish Fishing Boats: A New Look looks farther afield and covers the fishing history of the areas of north east Scotland, the west coast and Shetland. By James A. Pottinger. Paperback.
For the first time under one cover comes the definitive collection of John Rae's writing. Selected and introduced by historian and best-selling author, Ken McGoogan, this collection constitutes a remarkable addition to the canon of Arctic writing. Paperback.
Combining meticulous research with personal interviews, J D M Robertson gives a fascinating account of a turbulent and oppressive period in the annals of the Northern Isles, mainly, but not exclusively, between the years 1755 and 1815. Hardback.