History Of Other Lands
BIC code: HBQ
See also: World History
- Add to BasketScotland, The Caribbean And The Atlantic World, 1750-1820
- Paperback - Manchester University Press
This is the first book devoted to assessing the array of links between Scotland and the Caribbean in the later 18th century. It uses a range of archival sources to paint a detailed picture of the lives of thousands of Scots who sought fortunes and opportunities, as Burns wrote , 'across th'Atlantic roar'.