The Endless Tide
By (author) Iain R. Thomson
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Endless Tide by Iain R. Thomson
Book DescriptionMeeting a vast cast of characters, Thomson ranges from personal anecdotes of impromptu ceilidh's, to more political and scientific issues, looking at agricultural politics and ecological debates. North Scotland's brutal Viking origins and the mysterious Pagan practices of its past are explored, yet "The Endless Tide's" reach extends far beyond this country, touching on world events since pre-Biblical times. It is varied and compelling, with language bordering on the poetic, space and freedom pour from the pages. Mixing his own personal story with Scotland's historical past, this book is a melting-pot of ideas, snapshots and autobiographical accounts, which conjure up the vital past and continuing force of the elusive Highland spirit. A sweeping work, which works on a micro- and macro- level, examining the continual cycle of humanity, and Scotland's place in the process.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781841584539
(234mm x 156mm x mm)
Imprint: Birlinn Ltd
Publisher: Birlinn General
Publish Date: 3-Nov-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Iain R. Thomson
Isolation Shepherd, Paperback (February 2016)
The acclaimed account of a young family living in a remote Highland glen
Endless Tide, Paperback (June 2008)» View all books by Iain R. Thomson
A provocative portrait of the Hebrides that draws on a diverse cast of fascinating stories that conjure up a vivid perception of historty and the elusive highland spirit. Sweeping and imaginative, this work functions on micro and macro levels, examining the continual cycle of humanity, and Scotland's relation to it.
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Author Biography - Iain R. Thomson
Iain Thomson currently lives near Beauly, Inverness-shire. He is well known all over the Highlands and the Borders and was the focus of a UK-wide TV documentary. From farm servant to the Royal Horse guards; from cattleman for a Russian cattle baron to an estate owner and friend of the Lovats; from building fences on Mingulay to cattle farming, his life story is rich in extraordinary incident.
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