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Place names of the Northern Peninsula

E. R. Seary

Place names of the Northern Peninsula

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Published by ISER, Institute of Social and Economic Research in St. John"s, Nfld .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Northern Peninsula (N.L.),
  • Newfoundland and Labrador,
  • Great Northern Peninsula.
    • Subjects:
    • Names, Geographical -- Newfoundland and Labrador -- Great Northern Peninsula.,
    • Great Northern Peninsula (N.L.) -- History, Local.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesToponymy of Newfoundland and Labrador
      StatementE.R. Seary ; edited by Robert Hollett and William J. Kirwin.
      SeriesStudies ;, 64, Social and economic studies (St. John"s, N.L.) ;, no. 64.
      ContributionsHollett, Robert., Kirwin, W. J., Memorial University of Newfoundland. Institute of Social and Economic Research.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1124.G74 S43 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination256 p. :
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3648417M
      ISBN 100919666744
      LC Control Number2002489247

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