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The prairie lands of Canada

Thomas Spence

The prairie lands of Canada

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Published by Gazette Printing House in Montreal .
Written in English

  • Emigration and immigration

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    Presented to the world as a New and inviting field of enterprise for the capitalist, and new superior attractions and advantages as a home for immigrants.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination56 p. 22 cm.
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25486257M

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