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A Strange and Wild Place - Sandra Macpherson

A Strange and Wild Place

Paperback Published: 21st June 2004
ISBN: 9781841582863
Number Of Pages: 224

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With vivacity and humour she describes the various characters of the Glentruim community - teachers, doctors, ghillies and poachers - the events and dramas that punctuated their lives, not least the massed gatherings of Macpherson relatives she was called on to orchestrate. The Highland world, both natural and supernatural, is vividly evoked as Sandra recounts her efforts to combine a respect for tradition with the necessity to find ways to make the estate pay in the modern world, from cookery to haute couture and opening the doors of Glentruim to an American film company. The popular TV series Monarch of the Glen is filmed in the spectacular countryside around Glentruim, and the castle which appears in it used to belong to the Macphersons. Readers of A Strange and Wild Place will find Sandra Macpherson's true story every bit as entertaining and moving as its fictional counterpart.

ISBN: 9781841582863
ISBN-10: 1841582867
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 224
Published: 21st June 2004
Publisher: BIRLINN
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.59 x 13.84  x 2.0
Weight (kg): 0.28