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western Canada semi-arid area - its history and probable future; [lecture] before the Winnipeg Bankers" Lecture Club at the Fort Garry Hotel, Wednesday, February 6, 1935. by Henry George Latimer Strange

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Published by Wallingfore Press in [n.p.] .
Written in English


  • Reclamation of land,
  • Agriculture -- Saskatchewan

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Pagination29 p. pl., map.
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16641692M

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