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9 edition of Scottish local history found in the catalog.

Scottish local history

an introductory guide

by David Moody

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Published by Genealogical Pub. Co. in Baltimore, MD .
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  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Scotland -- History, Local,
    • Scotland -- Historiography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid Moody.
      LC ClassificationsDA759 .M66 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination178 p., [8] p. of plates
      Number of Pages178
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2229119M
      ISBN 100806312696
      LC Control Number89081512

      Mar 04,  · Scottish Local History Week is co-ordinated annually by LOCSCOT, a sub-group of the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals Local Studies Group.

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Scottish Local History was first published as the 'Scottish Local History Conference Newsletter' in October Further issues appeared in January and May and the first issue to bear the title Scottish Local History appeared in Autumn News, book reviews, local history society talks and the occasional short article made up the contents of its 12 or so A4 pages which were published.

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