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A History of the Highland Clearances


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The volumes in this series draw the Highlands into the wider debate about the process of agrarian transformation and the consequeces of industrialisation through an exploration and examination of the early nineteenth century clearances.

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A History of the Highland Clearances Agrarian Transformation and the Evictions 1746-1886

A History of the Highland Clearances Agrarian Transformation and the Evictions 1746-1886

1st Edition

Eric Richards
August 06, 2020

First published in 1982, A History of the Highland Clearances looks at the forcible clearance of tenants from land they had farmed for centuries by landlords in the Highlands of Scotland in the early nineteenth century. It examines the general context of historical change, provides a full narrative...

A History of the Highland Clearances Emigration, Protest, Reasons

A History of the Highland Clearances Emigration, Protest, Reasons

1st Edition

Eric Richards
August 06, 2020

First published in 1985, A History of the Highland Clearances: Volume 2 explores the various types of communal and intellectual responses, contemporary and retrospective, to the experience of the clearances. The first section considers the legacy of the two hundred years’ debate about the Highland ...

A History of the Highland Clearances

A History of the Highland Clearances

1st Edition

Various
August 06, 2020

These volumes draw the Highlands into the wider debate about the process of agrarian transformation and the consequeces of industrialisation through an exploration and examination of the early nineteenth century clearances....

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