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1.
Philip's Navigator Road Atlas: Britain
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Paperback - 364 pages
New Ed edition (20 April, 1998)

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Intended for motorists, this detailed road atlas of Britain, fully revised and updated for this new edition, combines ultra-large 1.5 miles to 1 inch mapping with detail that includes minor roads, historic places of interest, national parks, ferries, airports and railway lines. Read more

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The Rough Guide to Scotland
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Rough Guides
Paperback - 624 pages
4th Ed edition (14 January, 2000)

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In the last few years Scotland has undergone a political and cultural renaissance--with its new Scottish parliament, Glasgow's urban renovation and café culture, Edinburgh's impressive National Museum of Scotland (opened in 1998) and a heightened "sense of identity and importance" it's... Read more

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Scotland the Best!
by Peter Irvine
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HarperCollins General Reference
Paperback - 360 pages
New Edition edition ( 6 December, 1999)

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This guide aims to help the reader experience all that is excellent in Scotland. Irvine's personal guide provides 1000s of recommendations covering a multitude of topics including the best places to stay whatever your budget, the best beaches, the best ice cream, the best hill walks, the best... Read more

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AA Caravan and Camping 2000
by Automobile Association
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AA Publishing
Paperback - 280 pages
(29 February, 2000)

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A comprehensive guide to over 1000 AA-inspected camping & caravanning parks in Britain & Ireland. The best parks & holiday centres are highlighted, & a location map is provided. Read more

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Collins Touring Map: STB Touring Map of Scotland
by Scottish Tourist Board
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Collins Cartographic
Paperback
new edition of 3d revised edition edition ( 7 February, 2000)

Collins Cartographic
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- The locations of over 1400 things to do and places to visit. - Castles, gardens, ancient monuments and natural wonders; country parks, forest trails and cycle routes; camping and caravan sites; National Tourist Routes. - Tourist Information Centres. - Comprehensive motorway and road information. -... Read more

6.   Scottish Tourist Board Bed & Breakfast 2000
by Conan Fischer
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Scottish Tourist Board
Paperback - 272 pages
(31 December, 1999)

Scottish Tourist Board
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A comprehensive guide to over 1700 bed and breakfast establishments in Scotland. Read more

7.   Dk Eyewitness Travel Guide: 39 Scotland
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Dorling Kindersley
Paperback - 224 pages
(22 July, 1999)

Dorling Kindersley
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This is a travel guide to Scotland offering information on every significant sight, location, building, museum and gallery as well as major shops, hotels and restaurants. There is also a foolproof visual guide to currency, tickets and communication systems. As in other books in this series, there... Read more

8.   Scottish Islands
by Hamish Haswell-Smith
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Canongate Books Ltd
Hardcover - 434 pages
(June 1996)

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From the abandoned crofts of Mingulay to the standing stones of Orkney, from the white beaches of Colonsay to the spectacular Cuillins of Skye, this is a complete gazetteer covering all of Scotland's many hundreds of islands, including both those which are uninhabited and those which are notoriously... Read more

9.   The "Which?" Hotel Guide 2000
by Patricia Yates(Editor), Kim Winter(Editor)
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Which? Books
Paperback - 704 pages
10th Ed edition (30 September, 1999)

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This 10th edition recommends over 1000 of the best hotels in London and England, Scotland and Wales, following a rigorous selection process based on readers' reports and professional inspections. Read more


10.   Castles Map of Scotland
by JULIET GREGOR
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Collins Cartographic
Paperback
New Ed edition ( 1 March, 1998)

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Over 1200 castles, towers and fortified houses are identified and located in this map of Scotland with more than 50 illustrations and a comprehensive index. There are also accounts of the history, legends and characters associated with the castles and architectural information. Read more


11.   Lonely Planet: Scotland
by Tom Smallman, Graeme Cornwallis
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Lonely Planet Publications
Paperback - 487 pages
(25 March, 1999)

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The Scottish Highlands are one of Europe's last great wildernesses, with a wealth of mountains, lakes, rivers, moors and dramatic coastal scenery. This guide to the country has separate chapters detailing the historic Highlands, and provides information on climbing, fishing, golf and walking. Read more

12.   AA Great Britain Road Atlas 2001
by Vera Pieffer
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AA Maps and Atlases
Hardcover - 329 pages
15th Ed edition ( 1 July, 2000)

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Fully updated to include the new motorway junctions, this 15th edition features journey-planning information, with road signs and a route-planning section. Ireland is featured at 16 miles to 1 inch and there are 11 pages of Central London street maps with a full index. Read more

13.   Scotland: Where to Stay Hotels and Guest Houses 2000
by Andrew Weil
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Scottish Tourist Board
Paperback - 320 pages
(31 December, 1999)

Scottish Tourist Board
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A comprehensive guide to over 1500 hotels and guest houses in Scotland. Read more

14.   Dive Scapa Flow
by Rod Macdonald
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Mainstream Publishing
Paperback - 176 pages
3rd Ed edition ( 9 May, 1998)

Mainstream Publishing

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This is a comprehensive and fully revised guide to the Orkney wrecks - the intact remains of the scuttled German fleet, U-boats, steamers, tugs and Churchill's "Blockships". The author uses a mixture of historical narrative of the scuttling and subsequent salvage to describe the events at the end of... Read more

15.   The Munros: Scotland's Highest Mountains
by C. McNeish
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Lomond Books
Hardcover
2nd revised edition edition (May 1998)

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brilliant - great photos, outline routes, essential info
This book is unbelievable value. It is a glossy coffee-table combining beautiful photographs taken at all times of year with text and diagrams showing the recommended routes up all 284 munros. This book is essential to anyone who has ever walked in Scotland and will definitley tempt you to walk some...Read more

16.   AA Big Road Atlas Britain 2001
by Automobile Association
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AA Maps and Atlases
Spiral-bound - 144 pages
( 1 July, 2000)

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This new edition, with a scale of 3 miles to 1 inch includes 72 town plans plus a Central London street map. It also contains large-scale district maps of Birmingham, Glasgow, Manchester, Tyne and Wear and London. Read more

17.   The AA Restaurant Guide 2000
by Eric Sundquist
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AA Publishing
Paperback - 750 pages
(15 October, 1999)

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In this work, the best restaurants in England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland are recommended by the AA for their culinary excellence. Read more

18.   A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland: the Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides
by Samuel Johnson, et al
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Penguin Books
Paperback - 432 pages
Reissued 3rd Ed edition (31 May, 1984)

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'I mentioned our design to Voltaire,' wrote Boswell. 'He looked at me as if I had talked of going to the North Pole . . .'

As it turned out, Johnson enjoyed their Scottish journey (although the land was not quite so wild and barbaric as perhaps he had hoped), and Boswell delighted in it. The year... Read more


19.   101 Mountain-bike Routes in Scotland
by Harry Henniker
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Mainstream Publishing
Paperback - 223 pages
(13 April, 1998)

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Features detailed descriptions of mountain-bike routes from all over Scotland, chosen for variety, interest for all abilities and for scenery. Maps and photographs are accompanied by advice on the terrain and any special equipment required. Read more

20.   Scotland: Where to Stay Self Catering 2000
by Scottish Tourist Board
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Scottish Tourist Board
Paperback - 272 pages
(31 December, 1999)

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A comprehensive guide to over 1200 self-catering properties in Scotland. Read more

21.   The Best Bed & Breakfast 2000
by Joanna Mortimer, et al
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UKHM Publishing Ltd
Paperback - 593 pages
(21 November, 1999)

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Arranged alphabetically by county, the B&Bs featured in this book have been selected for comfort, hospitality and charm. From manor houses to thatched cottages and pubs, each entry describes the accommodation and offers maps, overviews of the county and suggestions of places to visit. Read more


22.   Caravan & Camping
by Scottish Tourist Board
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Scottish Tourist Board
Paperback - 128 pages
New Ed edition (31 December, 1999)

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A comprehensive guide to over 200 camping and caravanning parks in Scotland. Read more

23.   Collins Touring Map: Scotland Touring Map
by Scottish Tourist Board
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Collins Cartographic
Paperback
Revised Ed edition ( 1 March, 1999)

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Covering the whole of Scotland, this map contains colour classified roads, over 20 categories of tourist information and an index to place-names and places of tourtist interest. Hillshading depicts heights. Read more

24.   AA Guide to Golf Courses 2001
by Lucy Montgomery
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AA Publishing
Paperback - 528 pages
15th Ed edition (31 August, 2000)

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With wide coverage including Britain, Ireland, the Channel Islands and as far north as the Shetlands, this guide provides details and the location of more than 2500 golf courses Read more


25.   Scotland: the Story of a Nation
by Magnus Magnusson
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HarperCollins Trade
Hardcover - 745 pages
( 6 November, 2000)

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A vivid look at Scotland's long and difficult road to nationhood, re-exploring some cherished myths and unearthing a wealth of fascinating new detail. Magnus Magnusson's starting-point is Sir Walter Scott's classic version of Scotland's history, "Tales of a Grandfather". Since its first appearance... Read more

 
1. The Good Pub Guide 1999 ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Alistair Aird / Paperback / Published 1998
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2. More Wilderness Walks ~ Usually dispatched in 24 hours
Richard Else, Cameron McNeish / Hardcover / Published 1998
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3. Collins Scotland Touring Map
Scottish Tourist Board / Paperback / Published 1998
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4. Scotland the Best! ~ Usually dispatched in 24 hours
Peter Irvine / Paperback / Published 1997
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5. Scotland: the Rough Guide ~ Usually dispatched in 24 hours
Dave Abram, et al / Paperback / Published 1998
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6. So You Want to Wear the Kilt
J. Charles Thompson / Paperback / Published 1989
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7. St Kilda: Island on the Edge of the World ~ Usually dispatched in 24 hours
Charles Maclean / Paperback / Published 1996
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8. The Scottish Islands
Hamish Haswell-Smith / Hardcover / Published 1996
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9. Trilogy of Scottish Childhood
Molly Weir / Paperback / Published 1996
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10. Philip's Navigator Road Atlas: Britain ~ Usually dispatched in 24 hours
Paperback / Published 1998
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11. A Description of the Western Isles of Scotland, Circa 1695
Martin Martin, et al / Paperback / Published 1994
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12. Dive Scapa Flow ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Rod Macdonald / Paperback / Published 1998
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13. Edinburgh the Best! ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Peter Irvine / Paperback / Published 1998
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14. Edinburgh: the Mini Rough Guide ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Julian Ward / Paperback / Published 1998
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15. Castles Map of Scotland ~ Usually dispatched in 24 hours
JULIET GREGOR / Paperback / Published 1998
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16. Queen Victoria's Highland Journals ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
HRH Queen Victoria / Hardcover / Published 1997
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17. The Castles of Scotland ~ Usually dispatched in 24 hours
Martin Coventry / Paperback / Published 1997
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18. A Croft in the Hills
Katharine Stewart / Paperback / Published 1991
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19. Whisky Map of Scotland
Moira Jones / Paperback / Published 1992
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20. Nairn in Darkness and Light ~ Usually dispatched in 24 hours
David Thomson / Paperback / Published 1991
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21. Prehistoric Britain from the Air ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Janet Bord, et al / Hardcover / Published 1997
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22. 101 Mountain-bike Routes in Scotland ~ Usually dispatched in 24 hours
Harry Henniker / Paperback / Published 1998
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23. Mull and Iona ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
P.A. Mcnab / Paperback / Published 1995
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24. Scottish Country ~ Usually dispatched in 24 hours
Charles Maclean, Christopher Simon Sykes / Hardcover / Published 1993
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25. Ancient Scotland ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Iain Zaczek, David Lyons / Hardcover / Published 1998
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26. Karen Brown's Charming Hotels ~ Usually dispatched in 24 hours
June Brown, Barbara Tapp / Paperback / Published 1998
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27. A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland: the Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Samuel Johnson, et al / Paperback / Published 1984
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28. The "Time Out" Guide to Edinburgh ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Time Out / Paperback / Published 1998
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29. Castles of the Heartlands: Scotland
Mike Salter / Paperback / Published 1994
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30. Hamish's Mountain Walk / Climbing the Corbetts
Hamish Brown / Hardcover / Published 1996
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31. A Traveller's History of Scotland ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Andrew Fisher / Paperback / Published 1997
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32. Pembrokeshire Coast Path
Brian John, Martin Trelawney / Paperback / Published 1997
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33. Beneath British Seas ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Alan James / Hardcover / Published 1997
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34. The Isles and Highlands of Western Scotland ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Phil Horsley / Spiral-bound / Published 1997
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35. A Taste of Scotland 1999 ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Paperback / Published 1998
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36. The Scottish Glens Book 7: The Glens of Angus: a Guide for Walkers and Mountainbikers
Peter D. Koch-Osborne / Hardcover / Published 1997
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37. The Oatmeal Ark ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Rory MacLean / Paperback / Published 1998
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38. SCOTLAND OF OLD CLAN NAMES MAP ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
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39. Scotch and Water
Neil Wilson, Charles MacLean / Paperback / Published 1998
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40. Scotland: Home of Golf: 1998 ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Alan Dale / Paperback / Published 1997
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41. Scotland's Golf Courses: the Complete Guide ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Vic Robbie / Paperback / Published 1997
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42. The Robert Louis Stevenson Trail
Alan Castle / Paperback / Published 1992
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43. The Cuillin ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Gordon Stainforth / Hardcover / Published 1994
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44. Scottish Country Houses 1600-1914 ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Ian Gow, Alistair Rowan / Paperback / Published 1998
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45. A Wee Guide to William Wallace
Duncan Jones / Paperback / Published 1997
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46. Sacred Britain ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Martin Palmer, et al / Hardcover / Published 1997
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47. Scottish Tourist Board Touring Guide to Scotland ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Scottish Tourist Board / Paperback / Published 1998
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48. The Castles of Lothian and the Borders
Mike Salter / Paperback / Published 1994
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49. 25 Walks in and Around Glasgow
Alan Forbes, Roger Smith / Paperback / Published 1995
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50. The Yachtsman's Pilot to the West Coast of Scotland ~ Usually dispatched in 2-3 days
Martin Lawrence / Paperback / Published 1993
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