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Made in Scotland

Household Names That Began in Scotland

by Carol Foreman

  • 382 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Birlinn Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history,
  • Industry & Industrial Studies,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Scotland,
  • Infrastructure

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8920675M
    ISBN 101841582891
    ISBN 109781841582894
    OCLC/WorldCa56640331


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Made in Scotland My Grand Adventures in A Wee Country (Book): Connolly, Billy: "After my knighthood was announced,a woman from the BBC came to Glasgow to interview me. We sat down in a lovely hotel in a nice part of town, and she hit me with her first question- "This must mean a lot to you, with you coming from nothing?" I looked at her, and I laughed."I did'nae come from nothing, "I told her.

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