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An economic history of Scotland in the eighteenth century.

Henry Hamilton

An economic history of Scotland in the eighteenth century.

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Scotland -- Economic conditions -- 18th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [421]-430.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC257.S4 H28
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 452 p.
      Number of Pages452
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5876494M
      LC Control Number63005936
      OCLC/WorldCa223690


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