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Glasgow, the making of a city

by Andrew Gibb

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Published by Croom Helm in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Glasgow (Scotland)
    • Subjects:
    • Glasgow (Scotland) -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementAndrew Gibb.
      SeriesCroom Helm historical geography series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA890.G5 G33 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination197 p. :
      Number of Pages197
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3216914M
      ISBN 100709901615
      LC Control Number83125531

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      Glasgow, city, west-central Scotland. It is situated along both banks of the River Clyde 20 miles (32 km) from that river’s mouth on the western, or Atlantic, coast. Glasgow is Scotland’s largest city, and it forms an independent council area that lies entirely within the historic county of Lanarkshire. ©City of Glasgow College. City Campus, Cathedral Street, G4 0RF Charity No: SC


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