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Published by Canadian Historical Association in Ottawa .
Written in English


  • Ethnic groups -- Economic aspects.,
  • Canada -- Emigration and immigration -- History.,
  • Canada -- Economic integration.

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Includes bibliographical references.

StatementJohn Zucchi.
SeriesCanada"s ethnic groups -- booklet no. 31
ContributionsCanadian Historical Association.
LC ClassificationsFC 3097.9 A1 Z83 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination25 p. ;
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19374720M

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