Did you know a Scot invented the light bulb (not Edison), flew the first aeroplane (not the Wright brothers), discovered North America (not Columbus), sent the earliest wireless message (not Marconi) and published the original theory of Evolution (not Darwin).
On the other hand did you know that most tartans were created in 1822 and an Englishman made up the kilt?
‘His disclosures are fascinating’ – The Scotsman
‘Originality and freshness’ – Aberdeen Press and Journal
‘Amazing’ – Daily Record
‘Absolutely fascinating’ – Scottish Connection, BBC Radio
‘Excellent’ – Carluke Gazette
Paperback: 192 pages
Publisher: Mainstream Publishing; illustrated edition edition (21 Sep 2000)
Price: £7.99 (GBP)