A short history of the Canadian people by George Bryce

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Published by W. Briggs in Toronto .

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Statementby George Bryce.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 73962
The Physical Object
Pagination8 microfiches (362 fr.)
Number of Pages362
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Open LibraryOL21118406M
ISBN 100665739621

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