The Battle of the Braes
A mass protest by Skye crofters over land rights becomes a national scandal as police and troops are dispatched to keep the peace amid fierce rioting. Video: So Here I Am: 100 Years of Crofting, 1982.
Available since: Thu 26 Nov 2009
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4/5 Neil Oliver looks at how early 19th-century Scotland became a seedbed of revolution.
First broadcast: 29 Nov 2009
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