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And the Land Lay Still
A Novel

 

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And the Land Lay Still
A Novel

by James Robertson (Author)

 

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ISBN: 9780141028545

 

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Offers a portrait of modern Scotland as seen through the eyes of natives and immigrants, journalists and politicians, drop-outs and spooks, all trying to make their way through a country in the throes of great and rapid change. This novel includes stories that give insight into Scotland's history in the twentieth century.



Eminently readable, subtle and profound". ("Independent on Sunday"). "Bold, discursive and deep, Robertson's sweeping history of life and politics in 20th-century Scotland should not be ignored". (Ian Rankin, "Observer Books of the Year"). James Robertson is the author of three previous novels: "The Fanatic", "Joseph Knight" and "The Testament of Gideon Mack", which is available in Penguin. Joseph Knight was awarded the two major Scottish literary awards in 2003/4 - the Saltire Book of the Year and the Scottish Arts Council Book of the Year - and The Testament of Gideon Mack was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize, picked by Richard and Judy's Book Club, and shortlisted for the Saltire Book of the Year award.


 

ISBN 141028548
ISBN13 9780141028545
Publisher Penguin Books Ltd
Format Paperback
Publication date 02/06/2011
Pages 688
Weight (grammes) 469
Published in United Kingdom
Height (mm) 198
Width (mm) 129