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Canada and the Pacific after the War

Arthur Reginald Marsden Lower

Canada and the Pacific after the War

ninth conference of the Institute of Pacific Relations, Hot Springs, Virginia, January, 1945

by Arthur Reginald Marsden Lower

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Published by Canadian Council, Institute of Pacific Relations (Canadian Institute of International Affairs) in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oceania,
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Oceania -- Relations -- Canada -- Congresses.,
    • Canada -- Relations -- Oceania -- Congresses.,
    • Canada -- Foreign relations -- 1945- -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby A.R.M. Lower.
      SeriesCanadian paper ;, no. 2, Canadian paper (9th Conference, Hot Springs, Va., 1945) ;, no. 2.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU32 .C35 no. 2
      The Physical Object
      Pagination28 leaves ;
      Number of Pages28
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4231657M
      LC Control Number80512036


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