The enigma of Johnnie "Notions" Williamson.

  title={The enigma of Johnnie "Notions" Williamson.},
  author={I. Conacher},
  journal={Journal of medical biography},
  volume={9 4},
  • I. Conacher
  • Published 2001
  • Medicine
  • Journal of medical biography
Stand on the cliffs at the lighthouse of Eshaness with your back to the swell and roar of the North Atlantic. Survey, as far as the eye can see, the windswept and treeless coastal plain of Northmavine on the main island of Shetland (Figure 1). Before you lies practically the whole life of John Williamson, otherwise known as Johnnie "Notions". Behind you, that which would have dominated his life, and that of Zetlanders for aeons, even before the Vikings. Consider an enigma. Somewhere between the… Expand

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