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Strange empire the story of Louis Riel by Joseph Kinsey Howard

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Published by Swan in Toronto .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Riel, Louis, -- 1844-1885.,
  • Indians of North America -- Mixed descent.,
  • Red River Rebellion, 1869-1870.,
  • Riel Rebellion, 1885.,
  • Canada -- Boundaries -- United States.,
  • United States -- Boundaries -- Canada.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Joseph Kinsey Howard.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 601 p. :
Number of Pages601
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21282915M
LC Control Number52009705

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