Meluki's Celtic Catalog

Celtic Culture in Words and Music

Robert Burns: The Patriot Bard

Robert Burns: The Patriot Bard
Item# 9781845964856

Product Description

Publisher: Mainstream Publishing

Author: Patrick Scott Hogg

This revelatory new biography ex­plodes the Burns myth, replacing the lad of popular cliché with the real, living Burns revealed as a Scottish idealist desirous of freedom and liberty for Scotland, but also a British patriot who risked his life for democratic reform. (pb)