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The Breadmakers

(1972)
(The first book in the Breadmakers series)
A novel by

 
"The Breadmakers Saga" follows the story of a Glasgow working class community living through the dark days of the Depression and the Second World War. Clydend, McNair's Bakery and the surrounding tenements, are all depicted, as are the lives and loves of people like Catriona, a young woman trying to cope with an overbearing husband; the foreman baker Baldy Fowler and his tragic wife, Sarah; Alec Jackson, the philandering insurance salesman; and a host of other coulourful characters who face up to the ordinary challenges of life and the extraordinary challenges of war with honesty, optimism and hope.

    

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Hardback Editions

November 1985 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Bread-makers (Scottish Writers Series)
Author(s): Margaret Thomson Davis
ISBN: 0-86009-818-4 / 978-0-86009-818-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Magna Large Print Books
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Paperback Editions

March 2012 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Breadmakers Saga
Author(s): Margaret Thomson Davis
ISBN: 1-84502-416-8 / 978-1-84502-416-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Black and White Publishing
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April 1993 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Breadmakers Saga
Author(s): Margaret Thomson Davis
ISBN: 1-873631-27-8 / 978-1-873631-27-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Black and White Publishing
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January 1983 : UK Paperback

Title: The breadmakers
Author(s): Margaret Thomson Davis
ISBN: 0-583-13626-5 / 978-0-583-13626-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Granada
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September 1973 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Bread-makers
Author(s): Margaret Thomson Davis
ISBN: 0-7043-1057-0 / 978-0-7043-1057-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Quartet Books
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October 1972 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Breadmakers
Author(s): Margaret Thomson Davis
ISBN: 0-85031-081-4 / 978-0-85031-081-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Allison & Busby
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Audio Editions

June 2003 : UK Audio Cassette

Title: The Breadmakers
Author(s): Margaret Thomson Davis
ISBN: 1-84283-543-2 / 978-1-84283-543-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Ltd
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Kindle Editions

March 2012 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Breadmakers Saga
Author(s): Margaret Thomson Davis
Publisher: Black & White Publishing
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