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A peculiar kind of politics

Canada"s Overseas Ministry in the First World War

by Desmond Morton

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada,
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Canada. Ministry, Overseas Military Forces of Canada -- History.,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Canada.,
    • Canada -- Politics and government -- 1914-1945.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementDesmond Morton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD520.C2 M67 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 267 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages267
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3108954M
      ISBN 100802055869
      LC Control Number82216327

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