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2 edition of Profile of federal electoral districts, part B = found in the catalog.

Profile of federal electoral districts, part B =

Statistics Canada.

Profile of federal electoral districts, part B =

Profil des circonscriptions électorales fédérales, partie B.

by Statistics Canada.

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Published by Industry, Science and Technology Canada = Industrie, sciences et technologie Canada in Ottawa, Ont .
Written in English

  • Election districts -- Canada.,
  • Canada -- Census, 1991.,
  • Circonscriptions électorales -- Canada.,
  • Canada -- Recensement, 1991.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesProfiles = Profils
    ContributionsStatistique Canada.
    LC ClassificationsHA741.5 1991P76 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination324 p. :
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20184740M
    ISBN 100660571455

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