The Clan Campbell History Project
As the 20th century closed, there was no authoritative written history of the Clan Campbell. Although a few efforts had been made, they lacked the benefit of adequate sources and were mostly the history of the Chiefly family alone. The few books in print offering information on the history of the Clan Campbell are brief and lack the perspective available with primary resources.
Many have asked how such a history could best be produced, who would be the best author, and where can the facts be found. The answers to these questions are: