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The BBC in Scotland the first 50 years : a personal memoir by David Pat Walker

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Published by Luath in Edinburgh .
Written in English


  • Television broadcasting,
  • Radio broadcasting,
  • British Broadcasting Corporation,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby David Pat Walker
LC ClassificationsPN1992.3.G7 W25 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination279 p. :
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25213950M
ISBN 109781908373007
LC Control Number2011535024

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