Indian Band self-government in the 1960"s
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Published by Indians and Northern Affairs Canada in Ottawa, Ont .
Written in English

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Statementby John Leonard Taylor.
ContributionsTaylor, John Leonard, 1928-
LC ClassificationsE92.C2 T3
The Physical Object
Pagination147 p. :
Number of Pages147
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21120101M

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