Jacobitism, Enlightenment and Empire, 1680–1820 (Political by Douglas J Hamilton

By Douglas J Hamilton

The essays during this assortment study faith, politics and trade in Scotland in the course of a time of problem and turmoil. participants examine the impact of the Union on Scottish exchange and trade, the Scottish position in tobacco and sugar plantations, Robert Burns’s early poetry on his deliberate emigration to Jamaica and Scottish anti-abolitionists.

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