Scotland's History Land and Votes

Land and Votes

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Taking Liberties

The advent of the 19th century ushers in a new age of radicalism and unrest.

Economic hardship leads to urban areas fighting for greater justice and political representation whilst the introduction of sheep to the Highlands accelerates the de-population of rural areas.

The golden age of Victorian achievement is played out against a backdrop of poverty and inequality.

Revolution and bloodshed seem inevitable...

Begin with the French Revolution

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