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A history of the Canadian Pacific Railway.

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Published by University of Toronto Press in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canadian Pacific Railway -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWith a foreword by Peter George.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE2810.C2 I5 1971
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 365 p.
    Number of Pages365
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5691367M
    ISBN 100802017045
    LC Control Number70021341


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