John Fowler's A Season in Strathglass PDF

By John Fowler

ISBN-10: 1780271573

ISBN-13: 9781780271576

the 3 Scottish Highland glens of Affric, Cannich and Strathfarrar which make up Strathglass are locations of craggy hills, old pinewoods and lots of waters. John Fowler has made widespread trips there within which he has hung out with deerstalkers, joined naturalists on moorland surveys and wandered one of the old pines of the Caledonian woodland. He additionally met a solid of outstanding characters: Sister Petra Clare, a nun who creates lustrous spiritual icons; Stuart, whose house is like a hobbit's, a cabin of delights which he built within the woods to slot his modest stature; George, guy of many trades, dwelling encyclopedia of all issues neighborhood and eloquent raconteur; outdated Duncan , prince of stalkers, a hale ninety-something whose shiny memories of lifestyles within the glen make attention-grabbing analyzing; Iain Thomson, guardsman, shepherd, cattleman, deep-sea sailor, farmer now became writer; and a number of others. during this ebook John Fowler deals a desirable, poignant and affectionate portrait of this notable land and its people.

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