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last three steppes the Canadian West as "frontier" in Prairie literature by John Joseph William O"Connor

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Published by s.n.] in [Toronto .
Written in English


  • Canadian literature -- History and criticism,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Canada,
  • Prairie Provinces -- History

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Edition Notes

Statementby John J. O"Connor.
ContributionsToronto, Ont. University.
The Physical Object
Pagination452 leaves.
Number of Pages452
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20754414M

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