A celebration of Scottish achievement in a global context
Billy Kay was born in Galston, Ayrshire, in 1951 and studied at Edinburgh University. A writer and presenter for both radio and television, he is also the author of the widely acclaimed Scots- The Mither Tongue.
Full of revelations about the Scottish diaspora overlooked by most
historians * Sunday Herald *
Makes clear Scotland's contribution to world history * Sunday Post *
A well-researched study of the real influence Scots have had on the modern world * Scots Independent *
Intelligent and engaging * The Big Issue *
Kay brings a fresh eye to the impressive legacy of the Scottish diaspora. Every page brings another hero * National Trust Magazine *