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Scotland farewell

the people of the Hector

by MacKay, Donald

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Published by Natural Heritage/Natural History, Inc. in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nova Scotia,
  • Scotland,
  • Nouvelle-Écosse,
  • Écosse,
  • Pictou (Comté)
    • Subjects:
    • Hector (Ship),
    • Hector (Navire),
    • Scots -- Nova Scotia -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Écossais -- Nouvelle-Écosse -- Pictou (Comté) -- Histoire -- 18e siècle.,
    • Écossais -- Nouvelle-Écosse -- Histoire -- 18e siécle.,
    • Nova Scotia -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Nova Scotia -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Scotland -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Nouvelle-Écosse -- Émigration et immigration -- Histoire -- 18e siècle.,
    • Écosse -- Émigration et immigration -- Histoire -- 18e siècle.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 216-218) and index.

      StatementDonald MacKay.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1040.S4 M32 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 236 p. :
      Number of Pages236
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL80137M
      ISBN 101896219128
      LC Control Number99184631
      OCLC/WorldCa35761194

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