James Hutton‘s Edinburgh

The Historical, Social, and Political Background

By Donald B. McIntyre

Earth Sciences History, Vol.16, No.2, 1997, p.100-157

Copyright 1997 by HESS. Used with permisssion

Hutton Bibliographies

      Chapter headings

Preface, Abstract, & Acknowledgements


Some Notable Characters

Enlightenment from 1759-1795

Historical Background

Physical Setting

Landmarks in Hutton‘s Career


      Family trees

Dundas family tree

Clerk family tree

Four family trees

    Robertson, Russell, Adam
    Stewart & Tudor
    Ferguson, Black, Russell
    James VI, Stuart, Hanover

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