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A childhood in Scotland

Christian Miller

A childhood in Scotland

by Christian Miller

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Miller, Christian -- Childhood and youth.,
    • Children -- Scotland -- Biography.,
    • Scotland -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementChristian Miller ; illustrated by Ray Evans.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT828.M37 A33 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination112 p. :
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4093570M
      ISBN 100385174748
      LC Control Number80002449
      OCLC/WorldCa7923678

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      Publishing is alive and well in Scotland. Most, but not all, of the writers on this list are Scottish (some are only Scotland-based), but they each explore aspects of Scottish culture and identity. Scotland has a long history of engaging children and young people with the outdoors and the value placed on outdoor learning within Curriculum for excellence is encouragement to continue, and build upon, that history. indeed, Scotland is one of onlyFile Size: 2MB.


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A Childhood in Scotland by Christian Miller tells life as it truly was for one family living in a Scottish castle in the ’s. Miller’s book is written in one long chapter of only about pages. It was first printed in The New Yorker in and was later published as a book/5(9).

A Childhood in Scotland describes a youth in a world where shooting came second only to religion, where questions were In this perceptive but unpretentious autobiography, Christian Miller recalls her privileged yet simultaneously deprived s upper-class childhood in a castle in the Scottish highlands, giving readers an insight into the last relics of feudal life/5.

Synopsis Introduced by Dorothy Parker. When I was a little girl, the ghosts were more real to me than the people. In this perceptive and unpretentious autobiography Christian Miller recalls her privileged but at the same time deprived upper-class childhood in a castle in Scotland.

Originally published in and now reissued in paperback, an autobiographical account of Miller's deprived yet upper-class childhood in Scotland in the s, telling of a. Genre/Form: Autobiographies Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Miller, Christian.

Childhood in Scotland. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday. Christian Miller recalls her deprived upper-class childhood in Scotland in the s, where shooting came second only to religion, where questions were frowned on, toys discouraged, and reading looked on as a waste of time.

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