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4 edition of History of British Columbia found in the catalog.

History of British Columbia

adapted for the use of schools

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Published by "Colonist" Presses in Victoria, B.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British Columbia -- History.,
  • Colombie-Britannique -- Histoire.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby O.H. Cogswell.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 14701, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 14701
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 microfiches (56 fr.).
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23719884M
    ISBN 100665147015

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