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Published by Wiley Publishing in Hoboken, N.J .
Written in English

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A guide to Scotland, offering advice on when to go, planning an itinerary, costs, and special concerns; discussing travel planning, with information on transportation, travel agents, and package vacations; and describing popular sites, lodgings, and restaurants in Edinburgh, Glasgow, and the major regions of the country.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Barry Shelby
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 434 p.
Number of Pages434
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27086689M
ISBN 100470888709
ISBN 109780470888704
OCLC/WorldCa670479811

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