Then and now in Frobisher Bay
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Then and now in Frobisher Bay by Thomas H. Martin

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Published by W.J. Gage in [Scarborough, Ont .
Written in English



  • Frobisher Bay (Nunavut : Bay)


  • Eskimos -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Frobisher Bay (Nunavut : Bay) -- Juvenile literature.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Thomas H. W. Martin.
SeriesA Gage world community study
LC ClassificationsF1105.5.F7 M3
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p.
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5731629M
LC Control Number70528439

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