Some problems of rural life in Canada.
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Some problems of rural life in Canada.

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Published by Social Welfare? in [Canada? .
Written in English


  • Rural development -- Canada,
  • Country life.

Book details:

The Physical Object
Pagination28 p.
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17124160M

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