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The truth about St Kilda

Donald John Gillies

The truth about St Kilda

an islander"s memoir

by Donald John Gillies

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Published by John Donald in Edinburgh .
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-164).

StatementDonald John Gillies ; edited by John Randall
ContributionsRandall, John
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA880.S2 G55 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvi, 164 p. :
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24415076M
ISBN 101906566070
ISBN 109781906566074
LC Control Number2010398874
OCLC/WorldCa434563971


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