Eric Richards is a fluent, lucid writer. --The Herald
Required reading ... not to be missed for its fearless and comprehensive grasp of the past and its relevance for today. --Ileach
An informative account devoid of the bias that has clouded the subject. --Scottish Field
About the Author
Eric Richards is Professor of History at Flinders University, Australia and previously taught at Stirling University, Scotland. His published work includes an acclaimed biography of Patrick Sellar, which was awarded the prize for Scottish History Book of the Year (1999) by the Saltire Society.