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ISLAND OF WINGS

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A fictionalized account of 19th-century Scotsman Neil MacKenzie as he and his wife convert the natives of St. Kilda.In many ways this is the proverbial story of colonization—an earnest, na´ve minister is sent to a distant shore to save souls and promote the Empire's notion of modernity. What makes MacKenzie's story so singular is that St. Kilda is located no more than 40 miles off the coast of ... Read full review

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LibraryThing Review

User Review  - maryreinert - LibraryThing

As a lover of historical fiction, I picked up this book based on the cover without really knowing much about it. What an interesting story of such a little known place as the St. Kilda islands. Having ... Read full review

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