Intending Scotland

explorations in Scottish culture since the Enlightenment by Cairns Craig

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh

Written in English
Published: Pages: 280 Downloads: 927
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  • National characteristics, Scottish -- History,
  • Scotland -- Intellectual life -- History,
  • Scotland -- Civilization -- History

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementCairns Craig.
LC ClassificationsDA772 .C69 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 280 p. :
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23925894M
ISBN 100748637133
ISBN 109780748637133
LC Control Number2009510063

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