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The unfinished revolt.

John J. Barr

The unfinished revolt.

Some views on Western independence

by John J. Barr

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Published by McClelland & Stewart in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Northwest, Canadian
    • Subjects:
    • Northwest, Canadian -- History -- Autonomy and independence movements.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by John J. Barr and Owen Anderson.
      ContributionsAnderson, Owen, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1060.92 .B3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination144 p.
      Number of Pages144
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5031049M
      ISBN 100771010168
      LC Control Number73885572
      OCLC/WorldCa257806

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