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The book of Glasgow murders

Donald M. Fraser

The book of Glasgow murders

by Donald M. Fraser

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Published by Neil Wilson in Glasgow .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Murder -- Scotland -- Glasgow -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementDonald M. Fraser.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6535.G6 G484 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination181 p. ;
    Number of Pages181
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24037305M
    ISBN 101906476047
    ISBN 109781906476045
    LC Control Number2009483474

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