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Attitudes to Gaelic television in North Scotland.

Attitudes to Gaelic television in North Scotland.

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Published by Grampian Television in Aberdeen .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Television broadcasting -- Scotland -- Grampian -- Public opinion.,
  • Television programs -- Scotland -- Grampian -- Public opinion.,
  • Minorities in broadcasting -- Scotland.,
  • Gaelic language.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBeachdan air Gaidhlig telebhisean an taobh Tuath Alba.
    ContributionsGrampian Television.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(10) p. ;
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19162152M

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