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Published by Mike Pub. Co. in Belleville, Ont .
Written in English



  • Glengarry (Ont.)


  • Glengarry (Ont.) -- History.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Royce Macgillivray and Ewan Ross.
ContributionsRoss, Ewan, 1922- joint author.
LC ClassificationsF1059.5.G54 M32
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 709 p.
Number of Pages709
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4493161M
ISBN 100919303323
LC Control Number79323168

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