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Canada in the Great War

Canada in the Great War

an illustrated record of the Canadian Army in France and Flanders during the years 1915 to 1918.

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Published by Printed and published by the Heliotype Co. in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Canada

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination[30] leaves (chiefly ill.)
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21481236M


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