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Published by Guideway/Windward in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain


  • Islands -- Great Britain -- Guidebooks,
  • Great Britain -- Guidebooks

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Other titlesIslands of Britain.
StatementDavid Booth and David Perrott.
ContributionsPerrott, David.
LC ClassificationsDA668 .B66 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3036047M
ISBN 100711200874
LC Control Number82125408

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