Battle of Little York
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Published by Toronto Historical Board in Toronto .
Written in English


  • York, Battle of, Toronto, Ont., 1813.

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Edition Notes

Statementby C.P. Stacey ; sketches by Frank Fog.
ContributionsToronto Historical Board.
LC ClassificationsE356.T68 S73 1963
The Physical Object
Pagination22 p. :
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2634762M
LC Control Number85207714

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