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With Scottish Miscellany, author Jonathan Green lets you revel in the fun and fascinating explanations behind Scottish traditions and folklore, giving you the answers to questions you've always hador never knew you hadand more as he covers all aspects of Scotland. From Scottish culture to the ancient history of the country to modern pastimes, this book has all that and more. Learn why the thistle is the floral emblem of Scotland, how Scotch whisky is made, why the Scots celebrate Hogmanay, how to play the bagpipes, and much more. This delightful book is the perfect gift for anyone planning a visit to Scotland, with an interest in Scottish history, or a drop of Scottish blood.

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Scottish Miscellany: Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Scotland the Brave
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October 13th, 2013
Having finished this book i feel it fair to say i learnt many new interesting facts about Scots culture that coalesce with my prior knowledge. Without being longwinded i gave the book four stars because it was presented in an accessible and thorough style.
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