Confederation to 1949
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Confederation to 1949 by Brown, Robert Craig.

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Published by Prentice-Hall of Canada in Scarborough, Ont .
Written in English



  • Canada


  • Canada -- History -- 1867- -- Sources.

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Includes bibliographies.

Statementedited by R. C. Brown and M. E. Prang.
SeriesCanadian historical documents series,, v. 3
ContributionsPrang, M. E., joint ed.
LC ClassificationsF1033 .B88
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 334 p.
Number of Pages334
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5987594M
LC Control Number66017750

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