Polly : The True Story Behind Whisky Galore, Paperback Book

Polly : The True Story Behind Whisky Galore Paperback

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Early on a wartime winter's morning in 1941, an 8,000-ton cargo ship loaded with whisky ran aground in the beautiful and treacherous seas of the Outer Hebrides.

The events which followed became the stuff of folklore, and resulted in the famous fiction of Whisky Galore.

But what really happened ...?


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 160 pages, 8pp b&w photographs
  • Publisher: Mainstream Publishing
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  • Category: British & Irish history
  • ISBN: 9781840180718

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I´ve met a man who had his own story of `Polly´, and the bathtub that found its way to a house in Eriskay...

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