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John Kenneth Galbraith

non-potable Scotch: a memoir on the clansmen in Canada.

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Published by Penguin Books in [Harmondsworth, Eng.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scots -- Ontario -- Elgin (County),
  • Elgin (Ont. : County) -- Social life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    Earlier ed. under title: Made to last. American ed. under title: The Scotch.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination136 p. ;
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19850266M

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Get this from a non-potable Scotch: a memoir on the clansmen in Canada. book. The non-potable Scotch: a memoir on the clansmen in Canada. [John Kenneth Galbraith]. My edition is the British version, with the extended title, "The Non-potable Scotch: a Memoir on the Clansmen in Canada" and was published by Penguin Books, Ltd.

Apparently the book was originally published by Hamish Hamilton under the title "Made to Last".] more/5. The famous scholar and diplomat writes of the Canadian community on the north shore of Lake Erie where he was born, and of the Scotch - they were never called Scots - who inhabit it.

In an account sparkling with wit and humour and rich in the details of rural life, he tells of the clansmen, their society, and their countryside as he remembers /5(2). His being an economist, of sorts, shouldn't you consider "The non-potable Scotch: A memoir on the clansmen in Canada" by John Kenneth Galbraith.

He would at least disabuse you about the English/French duality. In the days of which he writes the French were just 'other': the split that mattered was English/Scots.

The first edition of The Scotch was published in the UK under two alternative titles: as Made to Last and The Non-potable Scotch: A Memoir of the Clansmen in Canada. It was illustrated by Samuel H. Bryant. Galbraith's account of his boyhood environment in Elgin County in southern Ontario was added in His description of the people he grew up among is a "gently evocative memoir of growing.

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The first edition of The Scotch was published in the UK under two alternative titles: as Made to Last and The Non-potable Scotch: A Memoir of the Clansmen in Canada. It was illustrated by Samuel H. Bryant. Galbraith's account of his boyhood environment in Elgin County in southern Ontario was added in He considered it his finest piece of Born: OctoIona Station, Ontario, Canada.

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