The British Columbia timber laws and timberman"s guide
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Published by Dominion Pub. Co. in Vancouver .
Written in English


  • British Columbia.,
  • Forestry law and legislation -- British Columbia.,
  • Timber -- British Columbia.

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Edition Notes

Statementcompiled and published by the Dominion Publishing Co.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 65216
ContributionsDominion Publishing Co.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 microfiches (57 fr.)
Number of Pages57
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18749413M
ISBN 10066565216X

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