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A short account of the Lord"s work among the Micmac Indians

Silas Tertius Rand

A short account of the Lord"s work among the Micmac Indians

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Published by s.n.] in [Halifax, N.S.? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Micmac Indians -- Missions.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby S.T. Rand.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 62267.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination32 p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16921737M
    ISBN 100665622678

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