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Published by Jackson press in Kingston .
Written in English



  • Canada


  • Canada -- History -- 1755-1763.,
  • Canada -- History -- 1763-1791.

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Statementby William Smith.
SeriesBulletin of the Departments of History and Political and Economic Science in Queen"s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada., no. 42, March, 1922
LC ClassificationsAS42 .Q6 no. 42
The Physical Object
Pagination 18 p.
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6654389M
LC Control Number23008356

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