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Title: THE COLLINS ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF SCOTLAND
By: John Keay (Editor), Julia Keay (Editor), John Keay
Format: Hardback

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ISBN 10: 0007103530
ISBN 13: 9780007103539
Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS
Pub. date: 16 October, 2000
Edition: 2nd Revised edition
Pages: 1120
Description: Containing over a million words and 5000 entries, this reference covers every aspect of Scotland's past, her people, arts, industries, environment and continuing traditions.
Synopsis: Completely revised and updated, a new edition of the definitive reference book on all things Scottish. Since its first publication in 1994, The Collins Encyclopaedia of Scotland has established itself as the unrivalled reference book on the subject. Containing over a million words and five thousand entries, it covers every aspect of Scotland's past, her people, arts, industries, environment and continuing traditions. For this new, completely updated and revised edition, the editors have included over a thousand additions to existing entries and over a hundred completely new entries, from Billy Bremner to Dolly the Sheep, from John Smith to the new Scottish Parliament. Matching accessibility with scholarship, The Collins Encyclopaedia of Scotland has become the standard source for Scottish nationals, for Scots worldwide, and for anyone with an interest in Scotland.
Illustrations: 700 b&w illustrations
Publication: UK
Imprint: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
Returns: Non-returnable
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