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Man"s impact on the western Canadian landscape

J.G Nelson

Man"s impact on the western Canadian landscape

by J.G Nelson

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Published by McClelland & Stewart in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Homme -- Influence du milieu -- Ouest canadien -- Discours, essais, conférences.,
  • Paysage -- Protection -- Ouest canadien -- Discours, essais, conférences.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJ.G. Nelson.
    SeriesThe Carleton Library, No. 90
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 205 p. ;
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22189444M

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