Soldiering in Canada

recollections and experiences by George Taylor Denison

Publisher: Macmillan in London

Written in English
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ERIN, cop. 1-2 have imprint: Toronto, G.N. Morang.

The Physical Object
Paginationx, 364 p. map, ports. ;
Number of Pages364
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Open LibraryOL24396568M

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