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Title Extermination of the Scottish Peasantry: Being a Reply to a Letter From the Most Notable Marquess of Breadalbane, Wherein His Lordship Denies That Extensive Clearances Have Been Made Upon His Highland Properties
Author Alister, R
Date 1853
Document Type Printed Book
Reference (8205.b.5)
Library / Archive British Library
Collection Name General Reference Collection
Description Letters from journalists and members of the Scottish aristocracy regarding the depopulation of the Scottish Highlands.
Theme(s) Motives for Emigration
Country (from) Scotland
Places Edinburgh, Perthshire, Scotland; London, England
Nationality Scottish
People Campbell, Gavin|1st Marquess of Breadalbane
Keywords pauperism, poverty, land, push factors, forced migration, war, army
Language English
Copyright British Library