A political change needed in Canada

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Published by W. Drysdale in Montreal .

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  • Canada -- Politics and government -- 1867-1896.,
  • Canada -- Politique et gouvernement -- 1867-1896.

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SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 12066, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 12066
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Pagination1 microfiche (11 fr.).
Number of Pages11
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Open LibraryOL23509985M
ISBN 100665120664

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Additional Physical Format: Print version: Political change needed in Canada. Montreal: W. Drysdale, (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource.

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