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Indians of Canada. by Diamond Jenness

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Published by Queen"s Printer] in [Ottawa .
Written in English


  • Indians of North America -- Canada.

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Edition Notes

SeriesBulletin / National Museum of Canada -- no. 65, Bulletin (National Museum of Canada) -- no. 65
LC ClassificationsE78 C2 J4 1955
The Physical Object
Number of Pages452
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14278808M

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