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2 edition of Canada"s Arctic islands. found in the catalog.

Canada"s Arctic islands.

Canada. Dept. of the Interior. Northwest Territories and Yukon Branch.

Canada"s Arctic islands.

Canadian expeditions, 1922 and 1923, J.D. Craig, officer-in-charge. 1924, F.D. Henderson, officer-in-charge. 1925 and 1926, Geo. P. Mackenzie, officer-in-charge.

by Canada. Dept. of the Interior. Northwest Territories and Yukon Branch.

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Published by F.A. Acland, printer to the King in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arctic regions.,
  • Islands of the Arctic.
    • Subjects:
    • Arctic regions,
    • Islands of the Arctic

    • Edition Notes

      At head of title: Department of the interior. Hon. Charles Stewart, minister. W.W. Cory, C.M.G., deputy minister. North west territories and Yukon branch. O.S. Finnie, director.

      ContributionsCraig, John Davidson, 1876-, Henderson, Frank Dillon, 1871-, Mackenzie, George Patton, 1873-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG630.C2 A3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination54p.
      Number of Pages54
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6771288M
      LC Control Number32006163
      OCLC/WorldCa1193336


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