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(University of St Andrews, 2018) - ThesisThis thesis examines the transatlantic networks of Scottish families who settled in North Carolina in the eighteenth century. Traditional historiography has characterized early North Carolina as an isolated and underdeveloped ...
(University of St Andrews, 2017-02-10) - Thesis
(University of St Andrews, 2018-12-07) - ThesisThis dissertation examines Scottish unionist political thought and intellectual history in the period from 1885-1886 to 1965. It provides an analytical examination of unionist positions examining such areas as political ...
Coalminers' housing in Fife : company housing and social relations in Fife mining communities, 1870-1930 (University of St Andrews, 1993-07) - ThesisFife coal-owners owned their workers houses and controlled the processes of housing provision and allocation. They were both employers and landlords. As a result the spheres of home and work were inextricably linked. This ...
(University of St Andrews, 1978-03) - ThesisThe tobacco trade formed the basis of the Chesapeake economy during the Eighteenth Century. Tobacco was shipped to Britain during the -colonial period, in accordance with the Navigation Acts, and then sold in European ...