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governing of a federal society

Alan C. Cairns

governing of a federal society

the Canadian case.

by Alan C. Cairns

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Published by [Canadian High Commission] in [London] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

A lecture delivered at Canada House on 18 October 1977, as Professor Cairns" inaugural lecture for the Foundation for Canadian Studies in the United Kingdom.

SeriesCanada House lecture series -- no.1
The Physical Object
Pagination16p.
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13704517M

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