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4 edition of A book of Canadian stories. found in the catalog.

A book of Canadian stories.

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Published by Ryerson Press in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Short stories, Canadian.,
    • Canada -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesCanadian stories.
      SeriesRyerson paperbacks,, 17
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ1.P14 Bo 5, PR9275 Bo 5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxviii, 346 p.
      Number of Pages346
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4051015M
      LC Control Number79398628

      The book itself will be a bit young, but perhaps you can learn a bit about Nunavut with your class and then "adopt" a first or second grade class and have the older children read the book with them? The main reason I suggest the book even though it's younger than it should be is that Nunavut is a new territory that was formed in Canada in


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