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Billy Kay was born in Galston, Ayrshire, in 1951 and was educated at Kilmarnock Academy and Edinburgh University. Much of his work has been devoted to creating an awareness of Scottish culture. A writer and presenter for both radio and television, he is also the co-author of Knee Deep in Claret: A Celebration of Wine and Scotland. He lives in Fife.

Books by Billy Kay

The Scottish World

A celebration of Scottish achievement in a global context

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'One of the best 100 Scottish books ever written . . . if I had my way there would be copies of these books in every home in the land' - Alan Taylor, Editor of Sunday Herald

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