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The Oxford companion to Scottish history

The Oxford companion to Scottish history

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scotland -- History -- Encyclopedias

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Michael Lynch.
    GenreEncyclopedias.
    ContributionsLynch, Michael, 1946-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA757.9 .O94 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv, 732 p. :
    Number of Pages732
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18278463M
    ISBN 109780199234820
    LC Control Number2007041686

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