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AULD LANG SYNE IN THE RHINS OF GALLOWAY
Memories of childhood days spent in the Rhins of Galloway at the end of the nineteenth
A comprehensive history of Stranraer from its earliest times to the Royal Charter
from King James VI in 1617 and thence to the year 2000. Reprinted in 2000 with additions
by Christine Wilson, Jack Hunter and Donnie Nelson.
Jack Hunter attempts to allocate Alexander Murray his rightful place in the pantheon
of Scottish geniuses by making clear the formidable difficulties he had to surmount
in his brief career and the astonishing achievements he nevertheless accomplished.