Family, school & society in nineteenth-century Canada

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Published by Oxford University Press in Toronto .

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  • Canada

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  • Education -- Canada -- History

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Bibliography: p. 291-294.

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Statementedited by Alison L. Prentice and Susan E. Houston.
ContributionsPrentice, Alison L., Houston, Susan E.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLA411 .F35
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 294 p. ;
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4928906M
ISBN 100195402464
LC Control Number76355507

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