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Hordes of polyglot strangers

Nancy Alison Murphy

Hordes of polyglot strangers

responses in Canadian Magazine and Saturday Night to immigrants and immigration, 1900-1910

by Nancy Alison Murphy

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Laurentian University, Department of History in Sudbury, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canada -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century,
  • Public opinion -- Canada.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Nancy Alison Murphy.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationi, 132 l.
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19978831M

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