Weights and Measures in Scotland

Weights and Measures in Scotland A European Perspective

Hardback (01 Aug 2004)

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Synopsis

Study based on the physical examination of weights and measures in the National Museums of Scotland and other collections with a thorough re-evaluation of the documentary sources. The aim of the book is to establish the relative values of various Scottish weights and measures from the 12th century to the Imperial standardisations of the 19th century. It also provides an exploration of the relationship of Scottish weights and measures top English and other European systems.

Book information

ISBN: 9781901663884
Publisher: NMS Publishing Limited
Imprint: NMS Publishing Limited (UK)
Pub date:
DEWEY: 389.109411
DEWEY edition: 22
Number of pages: 842
Weight: 2738g
Height: 204mm
Width: 263mm
Spine width: 53mm