Norman Newton - Skye (Pevensey Island Guides) (2nd Hand Softback)
The essential guide for the discerning tourist and island devotee, the "Pevensey Island Guide: Skye" describes everything the visitor needs to know about the islands' heritage, landscape, climate, flora and fauna.
It contains fascinating information on all the key places of interest, from areas of outstanding beauty such as the mountains, freshwater lochs and moorland to historical landmarks.
It is illustrated with over 100 superb colour photographs showing every aspect of the island and its people.
- Format : Larger, Glossy, Full Colour 2nd Hand Softback
- Condition : As New
- Category : Non-Fiction - Scotland
- Published : 1995
- ISBN : 9780907115892
- SKU : B000253
- PPC : LL400gm
- Quantity Available : 1 only.
"Not really a guide book but a good read with lovely pictures to give an overview of the island" - Ebay Review.
Norman Newton was born in Glasgow, and began his career as a librarian in Glasgow University Library. He then worked in public libraries in Campbeltown and Inverness, becoming Reference Librarian at Inverness Library from 1992 to 1998. He was then in charge of Reference and Information Services for the whole Highland Libraries network until his retirement in 2009. He is the author of several books on Scottish islands and on the local history of Inverness, and a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland.
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