The tale of lives won from a cruel sea and crueller landlords. The dawning of the herring fisheries brought with it the hope of escape from the Highland Clearances, and this story paints a vivid picture of a community fighting against nature and history, and refusing to be crushed.

The Silver Darlings 1978, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571090419


Mass-market paperback