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1001 British Columbia place names

by G. P. V. Akrigg

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Published by Discovery Press in Vancouver .
Written in English

    Places:
  • British Columbia,
  • British Columbia.
    • Subjects:
    • Names, Geographical -- British Columbia.,
    • British Columbia -- History -- Local.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby G. P. V. Akrigg and Helen B. Akrigg.
      ContributionsAkrigg, Helen B., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1086.4 .A7 1973
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 195 p.
      Number of Pages195
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5093316M
      LC Control Number74164923

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