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The biographical dictionary of Scottish women

The biographical dictionary of Scottish women

from the earliest times to 2004

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Scotland -- Biography -- Dictionaries.,
  • Scotland -- Biography -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditors, Elizabeth Ewan, Sue Innes, Siân Reynolds ; co-ordinating editor, Rose Pipes.
    GenreBiography, Dictionaries.
    ContributionsEwan, Elizabeth., Innes, Sue., Reynolds, Sian., Pipes, Rose.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA758.4 .B56 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiii, 403 p., [32] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages403
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18009863M
    ISBN 10074863293X
    ISBN 109780748632930
    LC Control Number2007534872

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