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Glenericht Small Glen: Huge History AD 806 to the present day - Book Launch

Glenericht Small Glen: Huge History AD 806 to the present day


 Bridge of Cally Village Hall 6.00pm-7.30pm 
free entry
 in conversation with author Colin McCosh
 readings by people from across the glen community
 wine and refreshments

Part-guidebook and part-memoir, Colin McCosh’s epic celebrates one of Perthshire’s most captivating glens – looking at the past, the present and the people.Although small, this area of land has been mighty in its impact – not just locally but globally. McCosh’s entertaining and wonderfully detailed social history brings Glenericht to life with compelling portraits of politicians and soldiers, farmers and financiers, through the ages to present day. With keen observational skills and a warm touch, what emerges is a buzzing, cosmopolitan world, telling near-forgotten tales of battles and cattle-raiders, family feuds and murder – all on our doorstep! Feats of engineering and infrastructure are magically interwoven with legends, myths and ghost stories. McCosh’s characteristic enthusiasm and affection shine through every word, showing you the glen as you’ve never seen it before.

RRP £12.00
from local stockists
Adventure into Books, Blairgowrie

Bridge of Cally Village Shop