Meluki's Celtic Catalog

Celtic Culture in Words and Music

Scottish Place Names

Scottish Place Names
Item# 9781902407876

Product Description

Publisher: Waverley (May 2009)

Author: George Mackay

Where are Auchtermuchty, Bunnahabhainn, Curly, Wee, Crossmyloof, Freuchie, Maggieknockater, and Scotstarvit? Where else but Scotland-land of rolling heather, spectacular mountains, rich culture, hospitality...and unpronouncable place names?

Containing almost 2000 entries, this fascinating volume gives derivations, locations and pertinent historical information about the towns, villages, islands, mountains, lochs and rivers of Scotland. (pb)