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Glasgow 1885-1891: Vital, Social, and Economic Statistics of the City
with Observations thereon
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By Nicol, James
ISBN 0902664352
Paperback  First published in 1891  472 pages
Subject [Social & cultural history ] [Economic history ] [Local history ] [Industrial history ] [Social classes ] [Urban communities ] [Local government ] [Urban renewal & regeneration ] [Glasgow ] [British History, c 1800 to c 1900 ]
Published 14 March 2003
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A fine blend of fascinating information, presented in simple tables, and informed commentary, written in an informal style. Health, housing, transport, the law, mining and manufacture -- the housekeeping of the second city of the Empire. Includes detailed coverage of the Queen's Jubilee visit.

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