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Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Gordon Donaldson ; edited by James Kirk.|
|LC Classifications||DA759 .D66 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 165 p. :|
|Number of Pages||165|
|LC Control Number||94142481|
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A partnership between the National Records of Scotland and the Court of the Lord Lyon. Apr 27, · It would have been good if an updated book was released as it was published before the Scottish people narrowly voted to remain in the union, with the referendum in Overall a good book for beginners and as an introduction to the history of Scotland, but lacking sufficient depth if academics were wanting to use it/5().
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