Special collections in libraries in the province of British Columbia.
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Published by National Library of Canada, Collections Development Branch in Ottawa .
Written in English


  • Special libraries -- British Columbia -- Directories.

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Includes index.

ContributionsNational Library of Canada. Collections Development Branch.
The Physical Object
Paginationi, 29 leaves ;
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21854357M

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