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Dictionary of Scottish business biography, 1860-1960

Dictionary of Scottish business biography, 1860-1960

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Published by Aberdeen University Press in Aberdeen .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Businesspeople -- Scotland -- Biography -- Dictionaries.,
    • Scotland -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and indexes.

      Statementeditors, Anthony Slaven, Sydney Checkland ; associate editors, Sheila Hamilton ... [et al.].
      ContributionsSlaven, Anthony., Checkland, S. G., Hamilton, Sheila.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC252.5.A2 D54 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2577688M
      ISBN 100080303986, 0080303994
      LC Control Number85124118

      Biography Business Cookbooks, Ancient & Medieval Scottish History: Books. 1 - 20 of 50 results A Dictionary of Scottish Phrase and Fable. This authoritative, entertaining, and eminently browsable reference book, arranged in an easily accessible A-to-Z format, is an absorbing and imaginative feast of Scottish lore, language, history, and. The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford DNB) has tens of thousands of biographies about men and women who’ve shaped British history, worldwide, from the Romans to the 21st century. Enjoy a sample of our content below, freely available on our open shelves. If you like what you see, you can find out how to access the complete Oxford DNB, which includes .

      Anthony Slaven and Sydney Checkland (Editors), Dictionary of Scottish Business Biography –, Vol. 1, The Staple Industries, Aberdeen (), Charles W. Munn, ‘Sir Samuel R. Beale’, p. Google ScholarAuthor: Edgar Jones. Test your knowledge of Scotland and the Scots over two on - Dictionary of Scottish History

      A second attempt at a Scottish colony, the Darien scheme, ended in disaster, Glasgow's transformation from a provincial town to an international business hub was based originally on its control of the 18th-century tobacco trade with America. Dictionary of Scottish Business Biography, (3 vol. ) Historiography. YOUNG, JOHN, merchant, author, and politician; b. 1 Sept. in Falkirk, Scotland, son of William Young, a merchant, and Janet —; m. Agnes Renny, and they had nine children, three of whom survived to adulthood; d. 6 Oct. in Halifax.. Around John Young entered the University of Glasgow, where he performed brilliantly in the theological course but did not .


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Dictionary of Scottish business biography, [Anthony Slaven; S G Checkland; Sheila Hamilton;]. Dictionary of Scottish Business Biography Volume 1 (ONLY) The Staple Industries by Slaven, Anthony.; Checkland, SydneyBook Edition: 1st Edition. Inthe company's coalmines were nationalised as part of the National Coal Board Scottish Division.

The company was finally wound up in Source: 1860-1960 book Slaven and S Checkland. Sources: Keir, DavidThe House of Collins London,Slaven, A and Checkland, S (eds.)Dictionary of Scottish Business Biographyvol 2, Aberdeen, From the guide to the Records of William Collins, Sons and Co Ltd, publishers, Glasgow, Scotland,(Glasgow University Archives Service).

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Have questions about how to use the redesigned website. Inthe Collins Institute was opened near the business' works in Glasgow. This building catered for the workers' educational, social and cultural needs.

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