Raasay Community Association


Site search Web search

powered by FreeFind



I Remember

Raasay The Island and its People

The Raasay Iron Mine

Island Walks

Duanagan, Dain is Dualchas a Eilean Ratharsair Fladaidh is Eilean Tighe

O Choille gu Bearradh/
From Wood to Ridge

Whirligig Beetles and Tackety Boots

When I was Young

The Botanist in Skye and Adjacent Islands


Book List

Excerpts from books about Raasay
- Part 1
- Part 2

- Part 3
- Part 4

Excerpts from Books about Raasay - Part 2

| Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 |

Title: Highways and Byways in the West Highlands
Author: Seton Gordon
Publisher: Birlinn Ltd
Year: 1995
ISBN: 1874744327
Extract: p 55, 67,118,122, 409,121,119

Title: A Description of the Western Isles (circa 1695)
Author: Martin Martin
Publisher: Birlinn Ltd
Year: 1999
ISBN: 1841580201
Extract: Chapter VIII

Title: A Tour in Scotland and Voyage to the Hebrides 1772
Author: Thomas Pennant
Publisher: Birlinn Ltd
Year: 1998
ISBN: 1874744882
Extract: Chapter VIII

Title: Island Quest
Author: Prunella Stack
Publisher: Collins and Harvill Press, London
Year: 1979
Extract: Part II

Title: The MacLeods: The genealogy of a Clan MacLeods of Lewis with several septs including MacLeods of Raasay
Author: Alick Morrison
Publisher: Associated Clan MacLeod Societies

Title: The History and Traditions of the Isle of Skye
Author: Alexander Cameron
Publisher: Donald MacCormick, Edinburgh
Year: 1994 (Reprint of 1871)
Extract: Chap 7,16,21,24

Title: Highland Jaunt
Author: Moray MacLaren
Publisher: Jarrolds Publishers London Ltd
Year: 1954
Extract: p 70, 96-7,101-13,122,125,129,137,169,176, 222, 266

Title: The Highland Jaunt
Author: Paul Johnson and George Gale
Publisher: Collins
Year: 1973
Extract: p 50, 127

Title: Hebridean Connection
Author: Derek Cooper
Publisher: Routledge and Keagan Paul Ltd
Year: 1977
Extract: p 5, 11, 29, 48, 61, 78, 80, 195, 208

Title: The Peat Fire Flame
Author: Alasdair Alpin MacGregor
Publisher: Ettrick press Ltd
Year: 1937
Extract: p 12, 35, 250, 251, 266, 267

Title: Memoir, Diary and Remains of the Rev. Donald MacFarlane
Author: Rev. Donald Beaton
Publisher: Northern Counties Newspapers
Year: 1929

Title: In the Footsteps of Johnson and Boswell
Author: Israel Shanker
Publisher: Haighton, Mifflin and Co.
Year: 1982
Extract: p 7, 78, 79, 170-77

Excerpts from Books about Raasay - Part 2

| Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 |

Back to Top