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Geography of British Columbia

people and landscapes in transition

by Brett McGillivray

  • 16 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by UBC Press in Vancouver .
Written in English

    Places:
  • British Columbia,
  • British Columbia.
    • Subjects:
    • Human geography -- British Columbia.,
    • British Columbia -- Geography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementBrett McGillivray.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1087 .M147 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 235 p. :
      Number of Pages235
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3532550M
      ISBN 100774807849
      LC Control Number2001430831


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