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Published by Morang & co., ltd. in Toronto .
Written in English


  • Douglas, James, -- 1803-1877,
  • British Columbia -- History

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Edition Notes

Statementby Robert Hamilton Coats and R. E. Gosnell.
SeriesThe makers of Canada -- vol. 20., Makers of Canada -- v. 20.
ContributionsGosnell, R. E. 1860-1931.
The Physical Object
Pagination369 p. :
Number of Pages369
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17601961M

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