6 edition of short history of Canada found in the catalog.
|LC Classifications||F1026 .M73 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||295 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||295|
|ISBN 10||0888302533, 0888302525|
|LC Control Number||83240856|
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