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Published by Pass Lake Historical Society in Pass Lake, Ont .
Written in English



  • Ontario


  • Engberg, Idun.,
  • Danes -- Ontario -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Danes -- Ontario -- Biography.,
  • Ontario -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

Translation of: Danske nybyggere i Canadas skove.

StatementIdun Engberg.
LC ClassificationsF1059.7.D3 E5413 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 106 p. :
Number of Pages106
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6807940M
ISBN 100968531105
LC Control Number00272987

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