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Published by Telegraph Key & Sounder in Etobicoke, Ont .
Written in English



  • Canada


  • Railroads -- Canada -- Telegraph -- History.,
  • Telegraph -- Canada -- History.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 236-238) and index.

Statementby Robert Burnet.
LC ClassificationsTF627 .B845 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination239 p. :
Number of Pages239
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL287534M
ISBN 100968024300
LC Control Number97191215

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