The Canadian polity a comparative introduction by Ronald G. Landes

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Published by Prentice-Hall Canada in Scarborough, Ont .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Canada -- Politics and government,
  • Canada -- Politique et gouvernement

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Includes bibliographies and indexes.

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StatementRonald G. Landes.
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Paginationxvii, 446 p. :
Number of Pages446
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Open LibraryOL15144563M
ISBN 100131141589
LC Control Number86094657

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