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future history of Glasgow

Urlan O. Wannop

future history of Glasgow

the inaugural lecture of Professor U.A. Wannop ... (delivered) Tuesday 23 November, 1982.

by Urlan O. Wannop

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Published by University of Strathclyde in (Glasgow) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsUniversity of Strathclyde.
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p.
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19271382M

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