3 edition of history of Canada through biography found in the catalog.
history of Canada through biography
W. J. Karr
|Series||Canadian Pacific Foundation Library|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||397 p. illus., ports, maps.|
|Number of Pages||397|
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