Thompson, Francis George
THOMPSON, Francis George
THOMPSON, Francis George. Scottish, b. 1931. Genres: Engineering, Geography, Paranormal, Technology. Career: Lecturer, Lews Castle College, Co-editor, Sruth Newspaper, Inverness, 1966-70. Publications: Electrical Installation and Workshop Technology, 3 vols, 1968-69, 1987; Harris Tweed, 1969; St. Kilda and Other Hebridean Outliers, 1970; The Ghosts, Spirits and Spectres of Scotland, 1973; (ed.) Highland Ways, and Byways, 1973; The Uists and Barra, 1974, rev. ed., 1998; The Highlands and Islands of Scotland, 1974; Victorian and Edwardian Highlands and Islands, 1976; Murder-Mystery in the Highlands, 1978; A Scottish Bestiary, 1978; Portrait of the River Spey, 1979; The National Mod, 1979; Crofting Years, 1984; Shell Guide to Northern Scotland and the Islands, 1987; Harris and Lewis, 1987, as Lewis and Harris, 1998; The Western Isles, 1988; The First Hundred, 1992; The Hebrides in Old Picture Postcards, 1992. Address: 5 Rathad na Muilne, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis HS1 2TZ, Scotland.