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Land of the Scots

Caroline Bingham

Land of the Scots

a short history

by Caroline Bingham

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Published by Fontana Paperbacks in [London] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Scotland -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCaroline Bingham.
      SeriesA Fontana original, Fontana paperbacks ;, 6493
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA761 .B5 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination224 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2797932M
      ISBN 100006364934
      LC Control Number83227595

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