story of the Canadian people

by David M. Duncan

Publisher: Macmillan Co. of Canada in Toronto

Written in English
Published: Pages: 300 Downloads: 173
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  • Canada -- History

Edition Notes

Statementby David M. Duncan.
SeriesMacmillan"s western Canada series
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 300 p. :
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16620970M

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