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Scottish history 1560-1980

Ian Donnachie

Scottish history 1560-1980

a study guide

by Ian Donnachie

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Open University in Scotland in Edinburgh (60 Melville St., Edinburgh EH3 7HF) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scotland -- History -- Problems, exercises, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statementprepared by Ian Donnachie and George Hewitt.
    ContributionsHewitt, George R., Open University. Open University in Scotland.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination51p. ;
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21842155M

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