History of Tusket, Nova Scotia
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Published by D.R. Pothier in Tusket, N.S .
Written in English


  • Tusket (N.-É.) -- Histoire.,
  • Tusket (N.S.) -- History.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Don R. Pothier ; edited with an introduction by Peter Crowell.
ContributionsCrowell, Peter Matthew, 1954-
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 397 p. :
Number of Pages397
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19823105M
ISBN 100973797606

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