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The Shubenacadie Canal

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Published by American Society of Civil Engineers in [New York] .
Written in English


  • Canals -- Nova Scotia,
  • Canaux -- Nouvelle-Écosse,
  • Shubenacadie Canal (N.S.),
  • Shubenacadie Canal (N.-E.)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby E.H. Keating.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 01288, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 01288
ContributionsAmerican Society of Civil Engineers.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (9 fr.)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13992228M
ISBN 100665012888

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