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The Highlands and Islands of Scotland 1906

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel & holiday guides,
  • Travel,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Europe - Great Britain - Scotland,
  • Europe - Gt. Britain/Scotland,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsW. Smith Jr. (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8464642M
    ISBN 101417981040
    ISBN 109781417981045


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Guide to the Highlands and islands of Scotland including Orkney and Zetland, descriptive of their scenery, statistics, antiquities, and natural history. Containing also directions for visiting the Lowlands of Scotland, with descriptive notices, and maps.

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Written by a man who is both an award-winning historian of the Highlands and Islands and a key figure in shaping the region's future development, this is an account of how the Highlands and Islands of Scotland evolved into the way they are today.

But the book is not simply the story of humanity's millennium-long involvement with one of the world's most spectacular localities. The Highlands and Islands Medical Service (HIMS) provided state funded healthcare to a population covering half of Scotland's landmass from its launch in until the creation of Scotland's National Health Service (NHS) in Though treatment was not free, unlike NHS Scotland which succeeded it, fees were set at minimal levels and people could still get treated even if they were unable to.

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