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Canadian history before Confederation

J. M. Bumsted

Canadian history before Confederation

essays and interpretations

by J. M. Bumsted

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Published by Irwin-Dorsey in Georgetown, Ont .
Written in

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Canada -- History -- To 1763 (New France),
    • Canada -- History -- 1763-1867

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementedited by J. M. Bumsted.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1032 .B924 1979
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 542 p. :
      Number of Pages542
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4199935M
      ISBN 100256021368
      LC Control Number80478949


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