Having reviewed his life, including fighting in World War I, a mature Scottish man reaches the source of the river he had grown up near in the Highlands.
He realizes that the magic he had experienced there as a child was in fact always present in his erstwhile nihilistic life.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 256 pages
- Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/01/1997
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780862413583