A Place on the Map (1975)

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  • Featuring

    Magnus Magnusson

  • Country

    United Kingdom

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    Non Fiction


Considers the implications of the North Sea oil discoveries for the way of life of the Shetland Islanders. Two oil-related construction projects undertaken by the sponsor - the roll-on roll-off ferry in Lerwick and the new runway at Sumbrugh Airport - are described.

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