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Published by University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, N.B .
Written in English


  • Canada -- Historiography

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Edition Notes

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Statement[With opening remarks by C.H. Blakeny.
SeriesNew Brunswick. University. Founders" Day address, 1945
The Physical Object
Pagination18 p.
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18869603M

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