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National Museums of Scotland

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Works: 106 works in 187 publications in 6 languages and 2,501 library holdings
Genres: History  Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Portraits  Pictorial works  Juvenile works  Guidebooks 
Roles: Other
Classifications: DA760, 941.1
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Most widely held works by National Museums of Scotland
The new Penguin history of Scotland : from the earliest times to the present day by R.A. ed Houston( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 485 libraries worldwide
Drawing on research from a wide range of disciplines as well as history - archaeology, social sciences, economics, science, religion and literature - this is a comprehensive history of Scotland's peopled past from the scarcely documented Neolithic period to the parliament of 2000. Each chapter goes beyond the stories of kings, bishops and battles, bringing to life the history of the material environment, family and community and the mass of the Scottish people
Tartan, the Highland habit by Hugh Cheape( Book )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
Bonnie Prince Charlie by Rosalind K Marshall( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Corpus vasorum antiquorum by Elizabeth Moignard( Book )
4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Queen Margaret of Scotland by Eileen Dunlop( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
"A familiar and well-loved figure, Queen Margaret of Scotland occupies a place somewhere between legend and history. Over the nine centuries since her death truth, faith and fantasy have combined to create a myth held dear by generations of Scots, a myth that has inspired art, literature and the dedication of countless churches, institutions and schools." "The stained glass window from St. Margaret's Chapel in Edinburgh Castle typically depicts her as a saintly young woman who yearned to be a nun, but whose destiny was to become a queen. This and other such idealised representations have served to make Margaret into an icon, yet how did this medieval queen, canonised in 1249, create such a lasting impression?" "It is clear that Margaret was an exceptional, indeed heroic, individual. Her compassion, energy and commitment to the relief of suffering in the midst of extreme political and social upheaval are traits that still speak eloquently to today's troubled world. Perhaps this explains, in part, why Margaret remains an inspirational figure after so many years." "Looking at ancient sources and modern scholarship afresh, this book pieces together the life of Queen Margaret of Scotland, the truth behind the legend, and the turbulent period of history in which she lived."--BOOK JACKET
A spectacle of spectacles : exhibition catalogue by Carl-Zeiss-Stiftung Jena( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Dynasty: the Royal House of Stewart ( Book )
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
The development of costume by Naomi E. A Tarrant( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
This study looks at the social and physical aspect of clothes, tracing the history and development of clothing from early times to the machine age. It shows how technology and culture affect fabrics and covers the methods of putting clothing on display
Italian maiolica in the National Museums of Scotland by Celia Curnow( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Peat fire memories : life in Lewis in the early twentieth century by Kenneth Macdonald( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Sir William Burrell's Northern tour, 1758 by William Burrell( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Kondo Takahiro, painter and potter by Takahiro Kondo( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
The making of Am Fasgadh : an account of the origins of the Highland Folk Museum by its founder by I. F Grant( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Museum of Scotland by National Museum of Scotland( Book )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 48 libraries worldwide
This Web site helps visitors virtually navigate through exhibits, projects, and galleries in the Museum of Scotland. Visitors can search for information on the history of Scotland and learn about its land, people, and their achievements. The site takes visitors through national collections that date from Scotland's geological beginning to the 20th century. In addition, the site contains a timeline of significant events
Annual review by National Museums of Scotland( Computer File )
3 editions published in 2003 in Undetermined and held by 45 libraries worldwide
To see oursels : rural Scotland in old photographs by Dorothy I Kidd( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
That's fourpence you're eating! : a childhood in Perth by Frances Rimington( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
The queen's world : a celebration of Mary, Queen of Scots by David H Caldwell( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
The Jacobites by Anthony Kamm( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
The Romans in Scotland : activity book by Frances Jarvie( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
 
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Ecosse National museums
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Museums of Scotland Edinburgh
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National museums of Scotland (Edinbourg, GB)
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