Exploration of James and Hudson Bays, 1947
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Published by Geodetic Survey of Canada in [Ottawa .
Written in English


  • Zoology -- James Bay (Ont. and Québec),
  • Zoology -- Hudson Bay,
  • James Bay (Nunavut) -- Discovery and exploration,
  • Hudson Bay -- Discovery and exploration

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby T.H. Manning.
ContributionsGeodetic Survey of Canada.
The Physical Object
Pagination166 p. :
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17984010M

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