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The economic history of Scotland

Grant, I. F.

The economic history of Scotland

by Grant, I. F.

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Published by Longmans, Green in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scotland -- Economic conditions.,
  • Scotland -- Social conditions.,
  • Scotland -- Industries. -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby I. F. Grant.
    SeriesThe economic history of Great Britain
    The Physical Object
    Pagination295 p.
    Number of Pages295
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16316684M
    LC Control Number34021124

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