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Short history of the Highland regiment

Short history of the Highland regiment

interspersed with some occasional observations as to the present state of the country, inhabitants, and government of Scotland.

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Published by Printed for Jacob Robinson ... in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Clans -- Scotland,
  • Highlands (Scotland),
  • Scotland -- Politics and government -- 1689-1745

  • Edition Notes

    Caption title: A short account of the Highland regiment.

    Other titlesA short account of the Highland regiment
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[4], 51 p.
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16863080M

    Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My libraryMissing: Highland Regiment. Compiled in and edited by John S. Keltie, this work presents in two volumes a detailed view of the general history of the highlands, a history of the highland clans and a history of the highland regiments. General history in 45 chapters, this section examines the history .

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    The 84th Regiment of Foot (Royal Highland Emigrants) was a British regiment in the American Revolutionary War that was raised to defend present day Ontario, Quebec and Atlantic Canada from the constant land and sea attacks by American Revolutionaries. The 84th Regiment was also involved in offensive action in the Thirteen Colonies; including North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Virginia Country: Great Britain. The Black Watch: The History of the Royal Highland Regiment (London, ) MacLean, John Patterson An historical account of the settlements of Scotch Highlanders in America prior to the peace of ; together with notices of Highland regiments and biographical sketches (Cleveland, ) Macwilliam, H. D.


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