The links immediately below this paragraph include earlier versions of material used in the book Haggis etext in the nav panel]. They have been left for readers who find them useful - possibly easier to read. They include published papers with their own references- useful to students and to others who want a self-contained treatment of a specific topic. They give the reader an hors d'oeuvre to a large meal. The book "Haggisand Other Stories" can be found via the "Haggis etext"link in the side panel but read the "Using etexts" page first. All the chapters are in the side panel for easier access.
Sample morsels now. The drinking vessel shown below is a quaich and it is described via the first link. They are all in the side panel as well.