Richard Finlay's comprehensive narrative and analysis consider the major themes of the century - whether working-class militancy or the (decline and) rise of Scottish nationalism, poverty or social reconstruction, the 'new Scots' from Asia or land problems in the Highlands, the Scottish cultural renaissance or popular culture. But it also in telling detail shows how these themes were played out in particular communities and affected the lives of individuals. From the women who worked in munitions factories to the children ...

Modern Scotland 1914-2000 2005, Profile Books(GB), London

ISBN-13: 9781861973085

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Modern Scotland: 1914-2000 2004, Profile Books(GB), London, England

ISBN-13: 9781861972996