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He offered an example of leadership, equally just and sagacious in evil times and. Church of scotland bookshop can be contacted on 0141 332 1760. Owning a bookshop may seem a natural and attractive proposition if you love and have a great knowledge of books. Contact details for john smith s bookshop in glasgow g4 0ba from business directory, the best resource for finding book retailers listings in the uk. University of glasgow story biography of john smith. Vincent street in glasgow, which was also its principal retail outlet. The lawyer and politician john smith 19381994 was a university graduate who was leader of the labour party from 1992 to 1994. This article is intended to show a timeline of the history of glasgow, scotland, up to the present.594 931 986 215 603 1248 215 531 177 20 1251 144 1062 1561 1063 994 1405 730 410 797 1546 659 1263 218 202 343 1417 1291 616 198