Scotland in the Second World War (Scottie Books Series)
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Scotland in the Second World War (Scottie Books Series)

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Published by Stationery Office Books (TSO) .
Written in English


  • British & Irish history: from c 1900 -,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • Scotland,
  • General,
  • History - Europe,
  • History - General

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsFhiona Galloway (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10033160M
ISBN 100114958149
ISBN 109780114958145

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