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Published by Stoddart in Toronto .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementHugh MacLennan.
SeriesNew press Canadian classics
LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.M334 T96 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination411 p. ;
Number of Pages411
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL77575M
ISBN 100773674047
LC Control Number99180774

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