The Canadian Pacific

the new highway to the Orient, across the mountains, prairies, and rivers of Canada by Canadian Pacific Railway Company

Publisher: s.n. in Montréal?

Written in English
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SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 91239, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 91239
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (30 fr.)
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24992400M
ISBN 100665912390

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