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Canada and the war

William Lyon Mackenzie King

Canada and the war

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Published in [Ottawa? .
Written in English

  • Canada,
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Canada.,
    • Reconstruction (1939-1951) -- Canada.,
    • Canada -- Politics and government -- 1914-

    • Edition Notes


      LC ClassificationsF1034 .K558
      The Physical Object
      Pagination142 p.
      Number of Pages142
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6518999M
      LC Control Number47022893

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