The West

The History of a Region in Confederation by John Conway

Publisher: Lorimer

Written in English
Cover of: The West | John Conway
Published: Pages: 372 Downloads: 884
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  • Canada - General,
  • History / Canada,
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  • History - General History
The Physical Object
Number of Pages372
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Open LibraryOL8548723M
ISBN 101550284088
ISBN 109781550284089

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