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Bank of Scotland, 1695-1995

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The Bank of Scotland celebrates its tercentenary in 1995. This book reveals its full story, beginning in 1695 with the Bank's foundation by an Act of the Scottish Parliament - a full 12 years before the Union with England - through the industrial revolution and two World Wars, right up to the present day. This illustrated study examines how the attitudes of the Bank were shaped by men of vision and periods of tremendous change and upheaval, and explores the rivalries and mergers, the recessions and investments that have made the Bank what it is today. Underlying every aspect of the Bank's history can be seen a determination to remain Scottish and independent - principles which have been challenged many times throughout the centuries but which in 1995 remain unchanged.

Excellent quality pages , a little edge and jacket wear
Inscription to fly leaf

Item details

Author(s):
Alan Cameron
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First edition 1995
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1851586911
ISBN-13:
9781851586912
Number of pages:
262
Publisher:
Mainstream

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The Bank of Scotland celebrates its tercentenary in 1995. This book reveals its full story, beginning in 1695 with the Bank's foundation by an Act of the Scottish Parliament - a full 12 years before the Union with England - through the industrial revolution and two World Wars, right up to the present day. This illustrated study examines how the attitudes of the Bank were shaped by men of vision and periods of tremendous change and upheaval, and explores the rivalries and mergers, the recessions and investments that have made the Bank what it is today. Underlying every aspect of the Bank's history can be seen a determination to remain Scottish and independent - principles which have been challenged many times throughout the centuries but which in 1995 remain unchanged.

Excellent quality pages , a little edge and jacket wear
Inscription to fly leaf

Author(s):
Alan Cameron
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First edition 1995
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1851586911
ISBN-13:
9781851586912
Number of pages:
262
Publisher:
Mainstream

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