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Water in Canadian history

Peter Gossage

Water in Canadian history

an overview

by Peter Gossage

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Published by Environment Canada] in [Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water use -- Canada -- History.,
  • Water -- Economic aspects -- Canada -- History.,
  • Water -- Social aspects -- Canada -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Peter Gossage.
    SeriesResearch paper / Inquiry on Federal Water Policy ; no. 11, Research paper (Canada. Inquiry on Federal Water Policy) -- no. 11.
    ContributionsCanada. Inquiry on Federal Water Policy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD1696.C3 G68
    The Physical Object
    Pagination134 p. --
    Number of Pages134
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19020515M

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