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Scottish local history.

Scottish local history.

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Published by Scottish Local History Conference in [Edinburgh] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Scotland -- History, Local -- Societies, etc. -- Directories.,
    • Scotland -- History, Local -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsScottish Local History Conference.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA760 .S35 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination23 leaves ;
      Number of Pages23
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2799202M
      LC Control Number83229344


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Scottish Local History was first published as the 'Scottish Local History Conference Newsletter' in October Further issues appeared in January and May and the first issue to bear the title Scottish Local History appeared in Autumn News, book reviews, local history society talks and the occasional short article made up the contents of its 12 or so A4 pages which.

The Scottish Local History Forum is the umbrella organisation for all individuals and organisations interested in local history in Scotland. It publishes a journal three times a year, organises an annual conference in the autumn, campaigns on behalf of local history, compiles occasional reference works, and generally keeps those involved in local history in touch with Scottish.

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