Free Shipping In Australia
Currency:
AUD $ AUD
Island on the Edge of the World: The Story of St Kilda By Charles Maclean

Island on the Edge of the World: The Story of St Kilda
by Charles Maclean

For more than 2000 years the people of St Kilda remained remote from the world. but in the nineteenth century the island was discovered by missionaries, do-gooders and tourists, who brought money, disease and despotism. St Kildan culture gradually disintegrated and in 1930 the few remaining islanders asked to be evacuated.

Only 1 left

Island on the Edge of the World: The Story of St Kilda Summary


For more than 2000 years the people of St Kilda remained remote from the world. Its society was viable, even Utopian; but in the nineteenth century the island was discovered by missionaries, do-gooders and tourists, who brought money, disease and despotism. St Kildan culture gradually disintegrated and in 1930 the few remaining islanders asked to be evacuated.

Why buy from World of Books

Our excellent value books literally don't cost the earth
Free delivery in Australia
Read more here
Every used book bought is one saved from landfill

Additional information

GOR001444641
Island on the Edge of the World: The Story of St Kilda
Charles Maclean
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Canongate Books Ltd
2006-03-30
224
1841957550
9781841957555
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.