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Published by Natural Resources Canada in [Ottawa] .
Written in English



  • Canada,
  • Canada.


  • Mineral industries -- Canada -- History.,
  • Mines and mineral resources -- Canada.,
  • Prospecting -- Canada.

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Edition Notes

StatementDonald A. Cranstone.
ContributionsCanada. Natural Resources Canada.
LC ClassificationsTN26 .C74 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 44, [3] p. :
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3768116M
ISBN 100662326806
LC Control Number2003495094

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