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The governors-general of Canada, 1608-1931

Louis Joseph Lemieux

The governors-general of Canada, 1608-1931

by Louis Joseph Lemieux

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Published by Printed by Lake and Bell, ltd. in [London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada,
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Governors -- Canada.,
    • Canada -- History.,
    • Canada -- History -- To 1763 (New France)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementpublished and copyrighted by L. J. Lemieux.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1026 .L53
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv p., 1 l., 325 p.
      Number of Pages325
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6284791M
      LC Control Number33001865
      OCLC/WorldCa3027861

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