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Canadian identity: Region, country, nation

Association for Canadian Studies

Canadian identity: Region, country, nation

selected proceedings of the 24th Annual Conference of the Association for Canadian Studies, held at Memorial ... June 6-8, 1997 (Themes canadiens)

by Association for Canadian Studies

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Published by Association for Canadian Studies .
Written in English


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FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages187
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Open LibraryOL11442439M
ISBN 100919363407
ISBN 109780919363403


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