Synopses & Reviews
Unmatched in its romantic resonance, Scotland's remote landscape offers tales of courage and savagery, of loyalty and treachery--legends set against a panorama of wild beauty. This illustrated celebration of the history of the Scottish Highlands and clans is also ties into a PBS documentary narrated by Sean Connery. Illustrations, 30 in color.
About the Author
Sir Fitzroy Hew Royle MacLean (1911-1996), Baronet of Dunconnel, was a Scottish diplomat, adventurer, writer and politician. In Eastern Approaches, MacLean recounts his extraordinary adventures in Soviet Central Asia, and in the Western Desert, where he specialized in commando raids behind enemy lines.