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Scottish clans and tartans by Neil Grant

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Published by Lyons Press in New York .
Written in English



  • Highlands (Scotland),
  • Scotland,
  • Highlands.


  • Clans -- Scotland -- Highlands.,
  • Tartans -- Scotland -- Highlands.,
  • Highlands (Scotland) -- Genealogy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementNeil Grant.
LC ClassificationsDA880.H76 G735 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination271 p. :
Number of Pages271
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6897725M
ISBN 101585740942
LC Control Number00700429

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