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Advantages of imperial federation a lecture delivered at a public meeting held in Toronto on January 30th, 1891, under the auspices of the Toronto Branch of the Imperial Federation League

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Published by s.n.] in [S.l .
Written in English


  • Imperial federation.,
  • Fédération impériale.,
  • Canada -- Politics and government -- 1867-1896.,
  • Canada -- Politique et gouvernement -- 1867-1896.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Principal Grant.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 05115, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 05115, The case for Canada -- no. 2.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (17 fr.).
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23288016M
ISBN 100665051158

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