Contributions to the Alumni Bookshelf

Contributions to the Alumni Bookshelf

Click on the first letter of the author's surname to view their books.

A - B    C - E    F - H    I - L    M - N    P - R    S - T    W - Z

A - B

Alexander Aiken (BSc 1950)

In Time of War

Adesuyi A L Ajayi (PhD 1986)

Diaspora Medicine
Immigration and Health

Stephen O Akpavie (PhD 1985)

General Veterinary Pathology Notes for undergraduates
Animal Disease Patterns and Protein Supply in Nigeria An Inaugural Lecture, 2007

Dr Kenneth Angus (BVMS 1955, DVMS)

Only the Sound of Sparrows: Poetry for the Seventh Age

Christine Baird (MA 1947)

It doesn't have to be lousy to be printed

Priscilla Barlow (MA 1978)

Wise enough to Play the Fool: A Biography of Duncan Macrae

Dr Colin Barron (MBChB 1979)

The Craft of Public Speaking
Access here.

Planes on Film
Access here.

Dr James Begg (MBChB 1966)

A Hundred Years of Health in Ayrshire
The Dipper an The Three Wee Deils
Ayrshire Coastal Path: the Official Guide Book
Rescue 177: a Scots GP Flies Search and Rescue with the Royal Navy
Burning and Turning: the Rescue 177 Story Continues

Margaret Beith (MEd 1979)

Computer Aided Embroidery Design
The Story of the WW1 Zeppelin Raid on Eldon

Dr George Bell (BSc 1939)

To Live Among Heroes

Vivienne Belton (MEd)

Cardinal Thomas Winning: An Authorised Biography

David Betteridge (MEd 1984)

A Rose Loupt Oot (Editor)
Granny Albyn's Complaint
Access here.

Margaret Blair, nee Telfer (MA 1957) 

Gudao, Lone Islet
Shanghai Scarlet
Access here.

Rosamund Bourke (MA 1944, MEd)

The Psychology of Musical Ability

Rev Norman Bowman (MA 1935)

Seed Thoughts in Prose and Verse

Dr John Boyd (BSc 1951, DSc, DLitt)

The Song of a Sandpiper - Memoir of a Scottish Naturalist

Hannah Bradby (PhD 1996)


John A Bradley (MRCVS 1953, BVMS)

The Greatest Wealth

Amanda Brock-Duguid (LLM 1998, LLB)

E-Business: The practical guide to the laws (Edition 1 & 2)

Christopher Brookmyre (MA 1989, DLitt) Young Alumnus of the Year 2005

Quite Ugly One Morning
Country Of The Blind
Not The End Of The World
One Fine Day In The Middle Of The Night
Boiling A Frog
A Big Boy Did It And Ran Away
The Sacred Art Of Stealing
Be My Enemy
All Fun And Games Till Someone Loses An Eye

Ellen Brown (MA 1954)

Students Handbook 1951-52
Students Handbook 1950-51

Dr W Watson Buchanan (MBChB 1954) 

Place Names in Loch Lomond and the Lennox

Christine Blackwell (MLit 2001) 

Bloomfield Hills: Home of Cranbrook

C - E

Sir Vince Cable (PhD 1974)

The Storm
After the Storm
Money and Power

Sir Alexander Cairncross (MA 1933)

Living with the Century

Dr John Calder (MBChB 1966)

The History of Radiology in Scotland 1896-2000

Anne Cameron (MA 1967)

Kingairloch Church and School
Kingairloch Cameos

Dr Donald Cameron (BSc, DEng 2000)

The Purpose of Life: Human purpose and morality from an evolutionary perspective
Ballooning Handbook

Dr Colin Campbell-Fowler (MBChB 1942)

I Angus

Ewan Campbell (BSc 1973)

Saints and Sea-Kings

Karen Campbell (MA 1987, MLitt)

This Is Where I Am
Access here.

Jan Chojecki & Michael LoCicero

We Are All Flourishing: The Letters and Diary of Captain Walter JJ Coats MC 1914-1919

Angela Cleland (MA 1999)

And in here, the Menagerie
Waiting to Burn

James A Coghlan (MLitt 2006)

The Impossible Journey. A Novella.
Hunting Pleasure

Susan Corey (PhD 1966)

The Never Ending Quest

Ian Cormack (MA 1952)

Around Old Cambuslang

Helen Cowie (MA 1964)

Bullying Among University Students: Cross-National Perspectives
Access here.

Mairi Craw (MA 1972)

Beyond the Hedge - a reality-based fantasy set on the south-west coast of Scotland

Campbell Crawford (BSc 1956)

The Men from the Ministry: Scripts

Professor Robert Crawford (MA 1981)

A Scottish Assembly

Lindsey Deans (LLB 1994)


Professor Michael Delany (DSc 1967)

Animal Quest: A Naturalist on Four Continents

Lewis Woodvine Draper (MBChB 1961)

Jesus The Nazarite?
To purchase a copy, you can write to Dr Draper at Box 1080 Lumsden SK Canada S0G 3C0 or email

Lesley Duncan (MA 1977)

James Miller

Marie Dunn (MA 1907)

Progressive French Composition

David B Edelman (BSc 1978)

Credit Scoring and It's Applications
Readings in Credit Scoring
Statistics For Property People

Jean Evans (MA 1932)

Crooks Tour
Left - Handed Tumfy
Bernese Adventure
Susan's Helping Hand
Susan Rushes In

F - H

Howard Fisher (BSc 1964, PhD)

Waterloo Sunset

John Fletcher (BVMS 1970)

Fletcher's Game: A Vet's Life with Scotland's Deer

David Fraser (BSc 1984, PhD)

Relationships Made Easy: How to get on with people you need to get on with...and stay friends with everyone else.

Elizabeth A M Frost (MBChB 1961) 

Comprehensive Guide to Education in Anesthesia (Editor)
The Role of Anesthesiology in Global Health (Editor)

Rosalind Galt (MA 1993) 

PRETTY:  Film and the Decorative Image
To purchase your copy please visit Columbia University Press

John Gillies (MA 1966)

Incurably Unromantic Poems 

Rodge Glass (MPhil 2003)

No Fireworks
(Shortlisted for the Saltire Society/Royal Mail First Book of the Year Award)

James Graham (MA 1960)

When Certain Fruits Were Ripe

Alasdair Gray

1982 Janine

Stephanie Green (MPhil 2004)

Glass Works 
The Lunatic Laundress

Dr Jeremy Haigh (BVMS 1965, MSc)

Wrestling with Rhinos: The Adventures of a Glasgow Vet in Kenya
Porcupines to Polar Bears: Adventures of a Wildlife Veterinarian
Access here.

Frank A Haniff (MBChB 1972)

Guyana: My Eldorado

Kathleen Harrison (MA 1955)

Nessie Kommt Nach Kochel

Dr Alexander Harrow (MBChB 1951)

In Dickens Street by William Rankin Thomson
The Christian Idea of God by William Rankin Thomson

Rev Bryce Hartshorn (BD 1972 MEd)

Community Action

Robert G Harvey (BSc 1943) 

Head On!  Collisions of Egos, Ethics, and Politics in B.C.’s Transportation History
Carving the Western Path, Routes to Remember
Carving the Western Path, By River, Rail, and Road Through B.C.’s Southern Mountains
Carving the Western Path, By River, Rail, and Road Through Central and Northern B.C. 

Roy Hay (MA 1965)

Aboriginal People and Australian Football in the Nineteenth Century: They Did Not Come from Nowhere 
Access here.

Neil Henderson (MA 1977)

Fish Worshipping As We Know It

Michael Heyman (PhD 2002)

This Book Makes No Sense: Nonsense Poems and Worse

Peter Hingston (BSc 1972)

The Outsider

Gill Hoffs (BSc 2002)

The Sinking of the RMS Tayleur

Christopher Hood (BLitt 1971)

A Government that Worked Better and Cost Less?
Access here.

Kenneth Hopper (BSc 1946) & William Hopper (MA 1953)

The Puritan Gift

Alexander Hunter (MA 1951)

Competition and the Law

Dr Thelma Hunter (MA 1950, PhD)

Not a Dutiful Daughter: The Personal Story of a migrant academic

Jean Hunter (MA 1955)

The White Rose, The Allerton Affair

Dr Graeme Hunter (BSc 1976, PhD)

Vital Forces: The discovery of the molecular basis of life.

Dr Robert Hutcheson (MA 1925, PhD)

The University of Glasgow 1920-1974: The memoir of Robert T Hutcheson

Rev Dr Henry Hutchison (PhD 1955)

A Faith that Conquers
God Believes in You
Well, I'm Blessed

I - L

William Innes (BSc 1949)

Under the Shadow of the Swastika, The Gaelic Poetry of Donald John MacDonald

Reverend Euphemia Irvine (BD 1971)

A Journey of Faith

William T Jackson (BVMS 2010)

A Memoir: Dr William Thomas Jackson: Veterinary Surgeon and Barrister

Francesca Jones (MSc 1991)

Gender and Environment Research in Asia: Concerns and Concepts.

Professor David Jasper FRSE (Professor of Literature and Theology)

The Sacred Community: Art, Sacrament, and the People of God

Helen Kelsall (MA 1928)

Graduates: The Sociology of an Elite
Scottish Lifestyle 300 Years Ago
An Album of Scottish Families 1694-96
Scottish Lifestyle 300 Years Ago (Revised Edition)
Higher Civil Servants in Britain
Diary of A Victorian Miss on Holiday

Thomas Kennie (BSc 1974, MAppSci)

Terrain Modelling in Surveying and Civil Engineering
Engineering Surveying Technology

Robert Kerr (BSc 1964)

Donated 'Ballooning Handbook' by Don Cameron

Elizabeth Kerr-Waller (MA 1936)

In Search of Zoroaster

May Kohn BSc (1956, PhD)

Fast and Bonnie: A History of William Fife and Son, Yaughtbuilders

Professor Ralston Lawrie (BSc 1945 DSc)

Lawrie's Meat Science

Dr Sarah Lawson (PhD 1971)

All the Tea in China
Below the Surface and Other Poems
A Fado For My Mother
Jacques Prévert: Selected Poems (Translator)
The Bohemian Pirate
The GWTW Fortnight
The Ripple Effect
The Treasure of the City of Ladies (first English Translation)
The Wisteria's Children

Dr Kean Lim (MBChB 1983)

Diseases of Malaysia

Miss Alison Lindsay (MLitt 1994, MA)

Susan and Friends: The Jane Shaw companion

Professor Graham Lister (MBChB 1960)

Many Changeful Years

Chris Loughlan (BSc 1977, MEd, PhD)

Chris Loughlan (BSc 1977, MEd, PhD)

Imagine at will - Tales of experimentation, curiosity and innovation
Odd-coupling: the creative and innovative power from recombining resources 
The Innovation Manifesto: A blueprint for creativity, entrepreneurship and meaningful work

Peter Lovie (BSc 1962)

ETA and its Jackups - Pioneering, Engineering, and Making it in America

Dr Noah Lucas (MA 1951, PhD)

The Modern History of Israel (in Chinese)

M - N

Dr Norman MacDonald (BSc 1955, PhD)

Biological Delay Systems
Reduce for Physicists

Dr Margaret MacDonald (DLitt 1996)

Whistler and Holland

Professor Gary Macfarlane (BSc 1985, MBChB, PhD)

Epidemiological Studies

Dr Lorn Macintyre (PhD 1976)

Adoring Venus
Maclay Days
'This is a hugely enjoyable book. The stories are wise and graceful.'
Elizabeth Sutherland, The Scots Magazine, April 2011

Thomas MacIver (MA 1928) 

Croft Remote

Lorna Main (MA 1974)

First Generations: The Stirling Area from the Mesolithic to Roman Times

Andrew Mackay (MA Soc Sci 1993)

Young Lions
Young Lions Roar
Access here.

Dr Ann Maclaren (MA 1994, PhD) 

Handle With Care & Other Stories 

Helen Marwick (MA 1938)

The Listening Silence
Home to Strathblane
A New Kind of Life
The Rocky Island
Strathblane and Away
History on My Doorstep

Brian McAvoy (BSc 1970)

The Last, The Least, The Lonely and The Lost

Susan McCallum-Smith (MA 1987)

Slipping the Moorings 

John McDermott (BSc 1996, BD)

Glasgow By The Way
University of Glasgow By The Way

Rev William McDonald (MA 1915)

Truth That Sings
Modern Evangelism
Whistler's Mother Cook Book

Lesley McDowell (MA 1989, PhD)

The Picnic

Dr James McGarry (MBChB 1954)

October 1998

Libby McGugan (MBChB 1994)

The Eidolon

William McIlvaney (MA 1959)

Remedy is None
A gift from Nessus

Liam McIlvanney (MA 1990)

Where the Dead Men Go

Douglas McIntyre (BSc 1962)

Prestwick's Pioneer

George McKay (MA 1971)

Red-handed in Aceh

Professor Alexander McLellan (BSc 1964, PhD)

The Consultant Geographer: Private practise and geography

Professor Malcolm McLeod (MA, BLitt)

Jacob Epstein Collector

James McMillan (MA 1951)

The Way we Were 1900-1914

Cameron McPhail (MA 1975, PhD)

The Scottish Nationality Test: How Scottish Are You?

Isabel McPhedran (MA 1946)

Scots Harvest
Communicating in English
Scots Adventuring

Elizabeth McSkeane (MA 1979)

Snow at the Opera House (Poems)

Douglas Mickel (MA 1933)

Homebuilders: Mactaggart and Mickel and the Scottish Housebuilding industry by Miles

Dr Derek Midgley (BSc 1966, PhD)

Potentiometric Water Analysis

Joseph Mills (MA 1989)

Borderline: The Mainstream Book of Scottish Gay Writing
Toward the End

John Moore (BSc 1958)

The Gaiety: A Centenary Celebration 1902-2002,
Gently Flows the Doon: A Guide to the Patna, Dalmellington and Loch Doon Area,
Among Green Braes: A Guide to Cumnock and Doon Valley District,
Doon Valley Diary: The Critical decade 1963-72

Dr Simon Morgan (BSc 1965, PhD)

The Environmental Guide to Pollution Control Technology

Elizabeth Morgan (BSc 1965)

The Environmental Guide to Pollution Control

S. J. Morrison (BSc 1940)

Statistics for Engineers: an Introduction

Dr Edward Mornin (MA 1961, PhD)

Kunst und Anarchismus: "Innere Zusammenhange" in den Schriften - John
John Henry Mackay: Die gedachte Welt
Liebesgeschichte der schonen Magelone und des Grafen Peter Von Provence by Ludwig
Outpourings of an art-loving Friar by Wackenroder and Tieck

Gary D Morton (MA 2007, MLitt)

Chop Suey
Access here.

William Muir (BSc)

Social Change

Helen Murdoch (MA 1953)

Travelling Hopefully: The Story of Molly Urquhart

Donald Murray (MA 1983)

Special Deliverance

William Neilson (MA, 1963)

Residential Care Fees: Defend the Assets!

Professor Dr Michael Nettleton (BSc 1953, PhD)

Gaseous detonations: Their Nature, Effects and Control

Dr Dave Nicol (BVMS 1998)

So you're a what?

John C Nicol (MA 1960, BD)


Helen Nisbet (BSc 1959, MA)

The Raven's Beak

Henry Noble (MA 1965)

200 Years of Helensburgh 1802-2002

Kate Orson (MPhil 2010)

Tears heal: How to listen to our children
Access here.

P - R

John Paterson (MA 1964, LLB)

The Eastwood Golf Club: A Centenary History

Sharad P Paul (MPhil 2002)

Cool Cut
Skin: A Biography
To Kill a Snow Dragonfly

Diana Peacock (MA 1952) 

The Friendship Garden

Anne Pettigrew (MBChB 1974)

Not The Life Imagined

Costantine Philippou (BSc 1955)

A story of a century 1900-2000
From the archives and the remembrances of Alexander and Constantine Philippou

Marcia Pirie (BSc 1964)

Travellers on a Trade Wind

Ronald Polland (BSc 1989)

I Will Build My Church - A History of Falkirk Baptist Church

Laurence Polli (Dace)

Glasgow As I See It

Dr Angus Pollock (MBChB 1949)

Golf at Seacroft: The first 100 years

Murray Porteous (MA 1965, MEd)

Occupational Psychology

John Powell (MA 1947, MEd)

The Teacher's Craft
Selection for University in Scotland
Ways of Teaching

Anne Punton (MA 1961)

The World Jesus Knew, View of the Land.

Dr. Diane Radford (BSc 1978)

Bless Your Little Cotton Socks

Dr William Reid (MBChB 1933)

Bush Proper 1941-1943

John Reid (MA 1934)

The Dipper an the three wee Deils

Alistair McRae Rennie (MA 1934, BD)

Scotch Broth: A Mix of Memories of Ninety Years

David Ritchie (Diploma 1972)

Philosophical Studies (Awarded as a class prize to William Caldwell Macdonald).

Edna Robertson (MA 1957)

Glasgow's Doctor: James Burn Russell 1837-1904

Jennifer Robertson (MA 1963)

Don't go to Uncle's Wedding: Voices from the Warsaw Ghetto.

George Robertson (BSc 1943)

Normal Error Model Analysis Charts

Paul Roddie (MA 1994)

No Holds Bard (Poems)

S - T

Professor Herbert Saravanamuttoo (BSc 1955, PhD)

Gas Turbine Theory (4th & 5th edition)

Selah Saterstrom (MTh 1998)

The Pink Institution

John Scanlon (LLB 1979)

Always trying: Mark Johnston - A trainer's year

Rachel Seiffert (MLitt 2000)

The Dark Room
Field Study

Robert Sheils (MEng 1980)

Controlled Drugs: Statutes and Cases
Controlled Drugs (2nd Edition)
Law Basics: Student Study Guide
Offensive Weapons
Offensive Weapons (2nd Edition)
Criminal Procedure (Scotland) Act 1995

Dr Maurice Silver (BSc 1957, PhD)

I wish I'd said that!
On-line Computing for Small Businesses - Silver's Wall

Alastair Sim (MLitt)

Rosslyn Blood 

J David Simons (LLB 1973)

The Credit Draper
The Liberation of Celia Kahn
Access here.

David Sinclair (BSc 1966)

Railways at the End of the World
Access here.

Tracey Sinclair (MA 1993)


Hugh Skillen (MA 1939)

The Enigma Symposium 2000, The Enigma Symposium 2001

Jolyon Sloggett (BSc 1955)

Shipping Finance (2nd Edition)

Aileen Smart (MA 1950)

Villages of Glasgow Vol 1, Villages of Glasgow Vol 2.

Alasdair Soussi (MA 2002)

In The Shadow Of The Cotton Tree

David Starr-Glass (BSc 1980)

Gathered Stones
The Simple Guide to Customs and Etiquette in Israel
The Simple Guide to Judaism

Zoe Strachan (MA 1996, MLitt)

Negative Space

Kevin Sulivan (MA 1980)

Out of the West

Irene Tait (MA 1963)

Slim, Volume 1

Fiona Thackeray (MA 1993)

The Secret's in the Folding (Short Stories of Brazil: Long-listed for the Edge Hill University and Frank O'Connor Prizes)

Bernard Theobalds (BSc 1969)

Landing on Solid Ground 

Georghios Theodoulou (MA 1952, MTh)

The Church-State Relations in Cyprus with Special Reference to the Modern Era

Valerie Thornton (MA 1976)

Working Words - Scottish Creative Writing, Catacoustics.

Kenneth Torrance (PhD 1966)

Potentimetric Water Analysis

Kate Tough (MLitt 2008)

Head for the edge, keep walking

U - Z

Barry A. Vann (PhD 2006)

The Forces of Nature; Our Quest to Conquer the Planet

Alexander Walker (MPhil 1979)

The Kingdom Within

George Wallace (MA 1960)

Collected Poems of Ian Wallace

Dr David Watson (PhD 1984)

Of Fish and Men

John R Watson (PhD 1966)

The Canterbury Dictionary of Hymnology
Access here.

Carsten Weerth FLS FZS FRGS (BSc 1994)

Das Neue Ausfuhrverfahren
Der Neue Zollkodex
Einheitliche Anwendung des Gemeinsamen Zolltarifs beim Zugang zum Europäischen Binnenmarkt?
Gemeinsamer Zolitarif der Europäischen Gemeinschaft 
Geschichte des Zolitarifs in Deutschland und der EG
Die Internetzollanmeldungen bei Einfuhr, Versand und Ausfuhr
Das Neue Ausfuhrverfahren, Handbuch mit zahlreichen Tipps fur die Praxis
Zollstrafrecht und Zollordnungswidrigkeitenrecht innerhalb der EU-27 Vergleich der unterschiedlichen Sanktionierung und Ausblick auf den Modernisierten Zollkodex
EU-Verträge Kommentar nach dem Vertrag von Lissabon
GABLER Wirtschaftslexikon
CITES und Zollverwaltung in Deutschland
Deutsche National Bibliotek

Dr Alasdair Wham (BSc 1974, PhD)

The Lost Railway Lines of Galloway, The Lost Railway Lines South of Glasgow.

Jonathan Whitelaw (BSc 2008)

Morbid Relations
Access here.

Graeme Williamson (MA 1995)

Strange Faith

Andrew Wilson (BSc 1949)

From Steam to Space: Contributions of Mechanical Engineering to Canadian

Gang Zhou (MBA 2004)

This is the UK (到英国去)