The child"s history of Canada for the use of the elementary schools and of the young reader

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Published by W.V. Dawson in Montreal .

Written in English

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  • History -- Juvenile literature,
  • Canada -- History

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementprepared by Henry H. Miles.
SeriesNew series of histories of Canada -- no. 3.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 microfiches (80 fr.)
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18848309M
ISBN 10066553339X

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