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Published by Library of Parliament, Research Branch in [Ottawa] .
Written in English


  • Canada.,
  • Indians of North America -- Canada -- Politics and government.,
  • Indians of North America -- Canada -- Government relations.

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Edition Notes

StatementWendy Moss, Elaine Gardner-O"Toole.
SeriesCurrent issue review -- 89-5E
ContributionsGardner-O"Toole, Elaine., Canada. Library of Parliament. Research Branch.
The Physical Object
Pagination20 p. ;
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16533333M
ISBN 100660144999

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