Bibliography Index
Alphabetical by Author's surname
   
TITLE AUTHOR COMMENTS
Cargoes of Despair and Hope Adams Ian etc Emigration to North America 1603-1803
Castle Tioram Aikman Christine Leaflet
Argyle Estate Instructions 1771-1805 Argyle – edited Eric R Creegan Correspondence and Instructions to Moidart Factor in Volume l
Cille Choirill Church Authors Local Place Names in Lochaber
The Western Isles Barber John Natural History
A Guide to the Nature reserves of Scotland Bennett Linda Handbook
Successful Fish Culture in the Highlands Bickerdyke John Journal article tracing  trout in Moidart hill lochs from 1884
The Shieling 1600-1840 Bil Albert Study of cases in the Central Scottish Highlands
Blackburn’s Birds Blackburn Jemima Edited by Rob Fairley
Glenmoidart Notes Bonally/Impey papers Local History
Thistle By-Blaws Bone Kate YA Limited edition booklet of poems
School Inspection in Scotland 1840-1966 Bone TR Research Publication
Everybody’s Boswell Boswell James Life of Johnson and Journal to the Hebrides
The Island of Rhum Brown Hamish M Guide for Walkers
Samuel Pepys, The man in the Making Bryant Arthur Classic History
Go Listen to the Crofters Cameron AD Napier Commission
St Finan’s Isle Cameron Alastair Also known as “North Argyle”
Bare Feet and tackety Boots Cameron Archie A boyhood on Rum
Canna Campbell JL The story of the Island by  John Lorne Campbell, husband of Margaret Fay Shaw
Clanranald Papers (selected) Clanranald Ref E 482 MFS ms3987 National Library of Scotland
A Passage to America Coleman Terry A study of Emigrant ships
The Whisky Roads of Scotland Cooper Derek & Fay Godwin Smuggling routes
On the Crofters’ Trail Craig David Following the clues in Nova Scotia
Plan of Moidart to Corran Road (1804) Cuming Wm (Surveyor) National Archives of Scotland ref RHP 11627
Charles Edward Stuart Daiches David Biography Bonnie Prince Charlie
The Highlands and Islands Darling F Fraser etc Survey and Comments
De tha dol De tha dol Moidart local monthly newspaper
Great Highland Famine Devine and Donald Historical Report on conditions in the mid 1800s
Eighteenth Century Scotland, New Perspectives Devine and Young Essays by variety of contributers
The Scotish Nation Devine TM Overview of three centuries from 1707
From Chiefs to Landlords Dodgshon Robert A The final break down of the clan system
Jacobite Estates of the Forty Five Donald Annette M Smith Historical reference book
Royal Cruising Club Journal 1976 Drummond Maldwin Sailing around Moidart with recollections from the past
Scottish Country Life Fenton Alexander 17th to 20th C farming
The Floating Church Fox George Booklet on the Sunart Church ship
Blessed Morar Galbraith Paul History of North Morar Mission
Morvern Transformed Gaskell Philip Social and economic change in C19th
Highland Clearances Trail Gibson Rob Leaflet prepared by Highland Heritage
The Social Life of Scotland in the Eighteenth Century Graham H Grey Published 1899 – a bit politically incorrect, but interesting
Highland Folkways Grant IF Isabel Grant’s classic book of crafts and customs
Kinlochmoidart House Green Simon Country Life Article, August 1998
New Ways through the Glens Haldane ARB The History of Roads in the Highlands
Highland Tours Hogg James The Ettrick Shepherd’s travels 1802/4
Glencoe and the Indians Hunter James Tracing the intermarriage of Scots and Indians in North America from 1700
Hub of the Highlands Inverness The Book of Inverness and District
Public Record Office Inverness Extensive files and microfiches
Some Priests of Moidart Ireland Father Jerome Edited by John Dye
Kinlochmoidart House Jefferson Stephen Nino Stewart’s cousin describes the building and the resurrection of the house
Knoydart and Morvern Koch-Osborne Peter D Guide for Walkers
Stories of the Highland Clearances Lang Syne Mostly written by Alexander Mackenzie in 1831. Highly emotive
The Yachtsman’s Pilot Lawrence Marin Crinan to Canna
A Spade among the rushes Leigh Margaret Life in Smirisary during World War II
Harvest of the Moor Leigh Margaret Cornish memoire after leaving the Highlands
Highland Homespun Leigh Margaret Fiction about West Highland farm
My Scottish Youth Lockhart Bruce Memoires of a public man born in Anstruther in 1873
Lochgilphead Archive Loghgilphead Reports from the mid 1800s from Tobermorey Courts
The Appin Murder MacArthur William Historical report seen through a jurist’s eyes
And the Cock Crew MacColla Fionn The Clearances
Moidart amongst the Clanranalds MacDonald Charles Classic Moidart History
Croft and Ceilidh MacDonald Colin Highland yarns from Ross-shire
Echoes of the Glen MacDonald Colin Highland yarns from Ross-shire

Highland Journey
MacDonald Colin Highland yarns from Ross-shire
Highland Memories MacDonald Colin Highland yarns from Ross-shire
Crotal and White MacDonald Finlay Life on Harris during the depression
MacGregor’s Scotland MacGregor Jimmie Journey from Montrose to Ardnamurchan
The History of the Highland Clearances Mackenzie Alex. Highland History
A Hundred Years in the Highlands Mackenzie Osgood The “Inverewe” laird remembers back
Night Falls on Ardnamurchan Maclean Alasdair Stories of Crofting hardship
Everyday Gaelic MacNeill Morag Short “User-friendly” dictionary
In the Highlands and Islands MacPhee John Four long essays, including The Crofter and the Laird.
The Crofter and the Laird MacPhee John An American Scot on Colonsay with his family
Highland Ways and Byways Macrae Kenneth A Local History  Book
Highland Doorstep Macrae Kenneth A Highland memories from Inverness-shire
Rum: Nature’s Island Magnusson Magnus Historical and Nature Guide
Scotland, Land and People McCarthy James Landscape and Human impact upon it
Gaelic Dictionary McClennan Malcolm
Tales from Scottish lairds McLean Forward by Lord Collection from different sources
Reminiscences of a Highland Parish McLeod Norman Yarns from Moidart and surrounds (1890)
The Silver Bough McNeill F Marian Folklore
Rosehaugh Mills John and others The story of the House
Isles of the West Mitchell Ian Three month sailing trip 1996
The Bull Calves Mitchison Naomi Brilliantly researched Historical novel
Gazetteer for Scotland 1852 Moidart Description of Moidart
The Highland Clans Moncreiffe Pictures and anecdotes
A New History of Great Britain Mowat RB Schoolboy History
Second Report…fisheries and manufacturies 1775 Neilson Richard Historical document commenting on potential of Moidart
Angus and the Mearns Oram Richard Historical Guide
Place names in Scotland Ordnance Survey (Modern version)
A Tour in Scotland and voyage to the Hebrides 1772 Pennant Thomas Travel writing from the period
Scotland and the Age of Improvement Phillips NT Ed etc 18th C changes, physical and intellectual
Scotland before History Piggott Stuart Ancient cultures from 7th Millennium BC to the Celts
Culloden Prebble John The Battle and the aftermath
Glencoe Prebble John Authoratitive book on the massacre
Mutiny Prebble John Highland regiments in revolt 1743-1804
The Highland Clearances Prebble John Fairly indignant account
The King’s Jaunt Prebble John George IV visit to Scotland 1822
The Lion in the North Prebble John One thousand years of Scotland’s History
The Rough Bounds Rixon D&M Historical Guide to Mallaig, Morar and Arisaig
Unimore Robertson Jennifer Field Study
Scottish Highlands and Islands Rough The Guide Travel book
Roy Map of Moidart Roy Original in British Library (Copyright)
From the Alleghennies to the Hebrides Shaw Margaret Fay Wonderful Memoire from the last laird’s wife of Canna
Portrait of the Highlands Simpson W Douglas General
Boswell’s Presumptuous Task Sisman Adam How Boswell wrote the Life of Dr Johnson
A Century of the Scottish People 1830-1950 Smout TC A Follow-on to his earlier 1560-1830 book
A History of the Scottish People 1560-1830 Smout TC See above
A  Scottish Naturalist St John Charles Sketches and Notes
Crofts and Crofting Stewart Katharine Historical Study
The Croft in the Hills Stewart Katherine (Above Loch Ness)
Open Spaces Stewart RN Essays
Running Silver Stewart RN BBC story  of 3 Salmon
Fishing as we Find it Stewart RN & Moray McLaren “Folksy” exchange of philosophy
Crofting Years Thompson Francis Crofting in Highlands and Islands with good photographs
Inverailort, a short history Thornber Iain Local History pamphlet
Glenshian and Inverailort Deer Forest Thornber Iain A short history leaflet
A Last Wild Place Tomkies Mike Gaskan “hermit” widlife philosopher
Last Wild Years Tomkies Mike Gaskan “hermit” widlife philosopher
On Wing and Wild Water Tomkies Mike Gaskan “hermit” widlife philosopher
The Arts of Scotland Tongue John Celtic legacy through to modern architecture
Lochaber and the Road to the Isles Uncles Christopher Historic Photographs
The Literature of Scotland Watson Roderick Analysis
The Celtic Place names of Scotland Watson WJ Erudite Tome
Cairn of small stones Watts John Tale of West Highlands in 18th Century
Walks on Canna Rum Eigg and Muck Welsh Mary Walks
Military Survey of Scotland 1747-1755 Whittington G and AJS Gibson Historical research into Roy maps
Legends of the Borders Wood Wendy Faerie Folk in the Border country
Mac’s Croft Wood Wendy Life in Smirisary during World War II
Moidart and Morar Wood Wendy “Wanderings in the Western Highlands”
Scotland Revisted Wormald Jenny Ed Essays of influence and individuality in links with England
History of England Zierer and Mountfield Schoolboy History