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3 edition of Culture statistics: public libraries in Canada, 1979-1981. found in the catalog.

Culture statistics: public libraries in Canada, 1979-1981.

Statistics Canada.

Culture statistics: public libraries in Canada, 1979-1981.

by Statistics Canada.

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Published by G.P. in Ottawa .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination56 p.
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14467293M
OCLC/WorldCa34047343

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Culture statistics: public libraries in Canada, 1979-1981 by Statistics Canada. Download PDF EPUB FB2

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