Place-names and places of Nova Scotia
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Published in Halifax, N.S .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Nova Scotia -- Gazetteers

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementwith an introd. by Charles Bruce Fergusson.
SeriesNova Scotia series -- no. 3
ContributionsPublic Archives of Nova Scotia.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 751 p. fold. maps. ;
Number of Pages751
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20411010M

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