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The Gaelic Vikings

James Shaw Grant

The Gaelic Vikings

by James Shaw Grant

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Published by Published by J. Thin in collaboration with J.S. Grant in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Lewis with Harris Island (Scotland)
    • Subjects:
    • Lewis with Harris Island (Scotland) -- History.,
    • Lewis with Harris Island (Scotland) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJames Shaw Grant.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA880.H4 G68 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination172 p. ;
      Number of Pages172
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2656594M
      ISBN 100950837121
      LC Control Number85240977
      OCLC/WorldCa14166503

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