The Atlantic Islands

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MR. WILLIAMSON has published a notable book on the Faeroe Islands, where he was stationed during the war years. IRe is the better qualified in that he married a Faeroese wife.

The Atlantic Islands

A Study of the Faeroe Life and Scene. By Kenneth Williamson. Pp. 360 + 23 plates. (London and Glasgow : Wm. Collins, Sons and Co., Ltd., 1948.) 16s. net.

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GORDON, S. The Atlantic Islands. Nature 162, 4–5 (1948) doi:10.1038/162004a0

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