Canada in Flanders
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Published by Hodder and Stoughton in London, Toronto, New York .
Written in English


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On cover: The official story of the Canadian Expeditionary Force. On spine: Canada in Flanders.

Statementby Sir Max Aitken, M.P. ; with a preface by the Rt. Hon. A. Bonar Law ; and an introduction by the Rt. Hon. Sir Robert Borden.
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, [247]p. :
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17256091M

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