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pertaining to or abounding in birds

This is an essay I wrote on the question of 'To what extent did Enlightenment ideas drive the agricultural revolution of eighteenth-century Scotland?' I have uploaded it here in the hope that people will enjoy it or at least find it of interest. The references are at the bottom and that has some gems of references, especially on JSTOR.

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Family are visiting currently. They've never been to Scotland before, nevermind the Highlands. So we've got a great opportunity to visit the great places nearby.

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After trying #100DaysToOffload, a challenge that wasn't suited to me. I'm not a fan of regularly blog-posting and I struggle with working out what to write. I came across a toot from Amolith who offered a different challenge, one that I think will suit me more.

In comes #100DaystoRead.

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This is an extract of an essay I wrote for my uni work, I really enjoyed reasearching it and I hope that comes across in the writing.
I visited Culloden Battlefield, Inverness Library and Inverness Archive Centre in trying to find information on this. The essay took a turn and became more about Lord Lovat than I intended.

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I made a trip to Clava Cairns and Milton of Clava at autumn equinox 2019

Information board showing the layout of the clava site One of the information boards at the site

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This is a rambly blog post. I want to try and write my thoughts down more regularly, so here's attempt #1.

I read this news article this morning: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-53262715

It talks about how Gàidhlig is going to disappear from Island communities, the last stronghold of language use within communities itself.

I agree with the article and wanted to add my perspective to this.

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