wind and the caribou hunting and trapping in northern Canada. by Erik Munsterhjelm

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Published by Macmillan in New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Canada.

Subjects:

  • Hunting -- Canada.,
  • Trapping.

Book details

Classifications
LC ClassificationsSK33 .M8 1953
The Physical Object
Pagination234 p.
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6137839M
LC Control Number53012232
OCLC/WorldCa1284609

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