Becoming Canadian memoirs of an invisible immigrant by Michiel Horn

Cover of: Becoming Canadian | Michiel Horn

Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .

Written in English

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  • Canada


  • Horn, Michiel, 1939-,
  • Dutch -- Canada -- Biography.,
  • Immigrants -- Canada -- Biography.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

StatementMichiel Horn.
LC ClassificationsF1035.D8 H67 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 336 p. :
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL746071M
ISBN 100802008550, 0802078400
LC Control Number97139180

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