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Law and aboriginal people of Canada

Law and aboriginal people of Canada

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Published by Captus Press in North York, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Native peoples -- Canada -- Legal status, laws, etc,
  • Native peoples -- Canada -- Civil rights,
  • Canada -- Constitutional law -- Amendments

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by David W. Elliot
    SeriesCanadian legal studies series
    ContributionsElliot, David W. 1946-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKE"7709.5"L39"1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 231 p
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21175289M
    ISBN 101895712467

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