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English-Canadian literature

Robert Thacker

English-Canadian literature

by Robert Thacker

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Published by Association for Canadian Studies in the United States in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canadian literature -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 33-34.

    Statementby Robert Thacker.
    SeriesThe ACSUS papers, ACSUS papers
    ContributionsAssociation for Canadian Studies in the United States.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination34 p. ;
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15318058M
    LC Control Number90001448

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