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Canada, Britain"s largest colony with a chapter on Newfoundland and Labrador by Arthur Lincoln Haydon

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Published by Cassell in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Canada -- Description and travel,
  • Labrador (Nfld.) -- History.,
  • Newfoundland -- History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementwith an Introduction by Lord Strathcona.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 206 p. illus., pl.
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15216022M

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