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Canadian water ways from the Great Lakes to the Atlantic

Keefer, Thomas C.

Canadian water ways from the Great Lakes to the Atlantic

by Keefer, Thomas C.

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Published by Damrell & Upham in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Inland navigation -- Ontario.,
  • Inland navigation -- Quebec (Province).

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Thos. C. Keefer.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 07801
    ContributionsInternational Congress of Water Transportation (1893 : Chicago, Ill.).
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (14 fr.)
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21777506M
    ISBN 100665078013

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