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Economic power for Canada

James Alexander Aikin

Economic power for Canada

by James Alexander Aikin

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Published by The Macmillan company of Canada limited in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada,
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Industries -- Canada.,
    • Canada -- Economic conditions -- 1918-,
    • Canada -- Commerce.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 233-234.

      Statementby J. Alex Aikin, M.A.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC115 .A63
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 p. l., 265 p.
      Number of Pages265
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6760615M
      LC Control Number31018429
      OCLC/WorldCa4377524

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