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The geography and history of Nova Scotia

The geography and history of Nova Scotia

with a general outline of geography, and a sketch of the British possessions in North America

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Published by A. W. Mackinlay in Halifax, N.S .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nova Scotia -- Description and travel,
  • Nova Scotia -- History,
  • Cape Breton Island (N.S.) -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J.B. Calkin.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 37415
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 microfiches (61 fr.).
    Number of Pages61
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18890834M
    ISBN 100665374151

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