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New light on medieval Aberdeen

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Published by Aberdeen University Press in [Aberdeen] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Aberdeen (Scotland),
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Social history -- Medieval, 500-1500.,
    • Aberdeen (Scotland) -- History.,
    • Scotland -- History -- 1057-1603.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementedited by J.S. Smith.
      ContributionsSmith, John S. 1941-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA890.A2 N48 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 66 p. :
      Number of Pages66
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2459467M
      ISBN 100080324495
      LC Control Number87164386
      OCLC/WorldCa17105977

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