It's good that Rae is at last receiving some recognition.
"Fatal Passage" is a damn good read.
The tales of endurance and surviving off the land using what must have been by our standards quite crude firearms
are amazing.
It's a real shame that the house he was born in is in such a state.
Instead of pouring money into dubious schemes and plans the Scottish government should sort it out.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-24296781


http://www.amazon.co.uk/Fatal-Passage-Story-Arctic-Forgot/dp/0786709936