England, Canada and the Great War

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[s.n.] , Québec
Imperialism, World War, 1914-1918 -- C
Statementby L.-G. Desjardins.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 77791
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 microfiche (15 fr.)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17513208M
ISBN 100665777914

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