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A short history of the Canadian people

George Bryce

A short history of the Canadian people

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Published by Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington, Gage in London, Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canada -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGeorge Bryce.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination6 microfiches (283 fr.)
    Number of Pages283
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21962305M
    ISBN 100665028490


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