Surveys of Scottish history

  • 2.23 MB
  • English
Maclehose , Glasgow
Statementby P. Hume Brown ; with an introduction by Viscount Haldane.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13665153M

Not really a history book but this is a great best-of book, with wonderful photos of Peter’s favourite places. Plenty of historical places are featured, such as Rosslyn Chapel and – tragically – Glasgow School of Art.

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Scotland: The Autobiography – 2, Years of Scottish History by Those Who Saw It Happen Rosemary Goring Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Brown, Peter Hume, Surveys of Scottish history. Glasgow, J. Maclehose and Sons, (shelved 3 times as scottish-history) avg rating — 1, ratings — published Want to Read saving   Arts and Culture The 20 Scottish books everyone should read FROM a Buddhist painter to Robert the Bruce, from a definitive history of the fiddle to a Discover the best Historical Scottish Fiction in Best Sellers.

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This is a great addition to our book  › Books › Children's Books › Geography & Cultures. This account comes from a six volume set "History of the Scottish Highlands, Highland Clans and Highland Regiments" published in You should also see our section on Scottish Regiments which is part of this set.

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