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Ancient Scotland

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Published by Collins & Brown in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Scotland -- Antiquities -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementIain Zaczek ; photography by David Lyons.
      GenrePictorial works.
      ContributionsLyons, David C., 1944-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA770 .Z33 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p. :
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6822478M
      ISBN 101855854961, 1855856468
      LC Control Number00303233


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