Economic minerals of Canada

by Geological Survey of Canada.

Publisher: Printed by direction of Hon. Sydney Fisher, Minister of Agriculture for Canada in [Ottawa?]

Written in English
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Edition Notes

At head of title: Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis, 1904.

Statementby the Geological Survey Corps, Ottawa.
LC ClassificationsTN26 .A4 1904
The Physical Object
Pagination55 p.
Number of Pages55
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL250645M
LC Control Numbergs 06000292

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