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By John Fowler

the 3 Scottish Highland glens of Affric, Cannich and Strathfarrar which make up Strathglass are areas of craggy hills, historic pinewoods and lots of waters. John Fowler has made widespread trips there in which he has hung out with deerstalkers, joined naturalists on moorland surveys and wandered one of the historical pines of the Caledonian wooded area. He additionally met a solid of exceptional characters: Sister Petra Clare, a nun who creates lustrous non secular icons; Stuart, whose house is like a hobbit's, a cabin of delights which he built within the woods to slot his modest stature; George, guy of many trades, residing encyclopedia of all issues neighborhood and eloquent raconteur; outdated Duncan , prince of stalkers, a hale ninety-something whose vibrant memories of existence within the glen make attention-grabbing interpreting; Iain Thomson, guardsman, shepherd, cattleman, deep-sea sailor, farmer now became writer; and a number of others. during this booklet John Fowler bargains a desirable, poignant and affectionate portrait of this striking land and its people.

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