Historic sites of Alberta. by Hugh Aylmer Dempsey

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Published by Alberta Government Travel Bureau in Edmonton [Can.] .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Historical markers -- Alberta.,
  • Alberta -- Description and travel.

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Pagination63 p.
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14323725M

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