Plantation and Civility in the North Atlantic World: The Case of the Northern Hebrides, 1570-1639

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BRILL, Sep 17, 2015 - History - 600 pages
In Plantation and Civility Aonghas MacCoinnich offers an account of the Gaelic Scots, Lowland Scots, Dutch and English, who settled in Lewis in the early seventeenth century and considers the interaction of these groups from both native and newcomer perspectives.
 

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Contents

The Conditions for Plantation The Scottish Context Pre 1598
1
The Lordship of the Macleods of Lewis
30
The Fife Adventurers and the Plantation of Lewis 15981609
91
The Mackenzies and Their Plantation of Lewis
176
The Mackenzie and the Dutch 16281631
258
The English in the Isles and the British Fishery Company
290
Conclusion
336
Appendices
365
Bibliography
511
Index
551
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