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By Emily Ann Donaldson

"This is a piece of significant worth to all who search wisdom of Scottish-American occasions, and who desire to comprehend what definitely needs to be essentially the most fascinating, colourful, and glaring ethnic occurrences within the U.S."
-W. R. McLeod
vice-chairman, Dunvegan Foundation
Clan McLeod

"The author's enthusiasm for the Scottish Highland video games, and certainly her services, are mirrored during this long-awaited paintings. All who're drawn to the tale of this enduring and renowned competition could be thankful to Ann Donaldson for her conscientious learn. it's a high-quality tribute to these americans of Scottish descent who've contributed to maintain this distinctive element in their tradition vibrantly alive within the New World."
-Gerald Redmond
author of The wearing Scots
of 19th Century Canada

Discover the Scottish Highland video games, celebrated in over thirty U.S. states each year. individuals compete within the caber toss, Highland dancing, piping and drumming, fiddling, and lots of extra aggressive and non-competitive events.

The Scottish Highland video games in the United States acknowledges the gamers and occasions that preserve the fashionable video games alive and interesting. Readers will realize the heritage of the video games, rooted in Scotland and celebrated within the usa, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and different international locations the place Scots have settled. an entire state-by-state directory of the video games and their occasions can also be provided.

Emily Ann Donaldson is a loyal video games fan, a player in Scottish kingdom dancing, and a member of numerous Scottish associations.

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