Official bilingualism in Canada
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Official bilingualism in Canada by Rolande Soucie

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Published by Library of Parliament, Research Branch in [Ottawa] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Language policy -- Canada,
  • Bilingualism -- Canada

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementRolande Soucie, Grant Purves.
SeriesCurrent issue review -- 86-11E
ContributionsPurves, Grant., Canada. Library of Parliament. Research Branch.
The Physical Object
Pagination20 p. --
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15115616M
ISBN 100660131889
OCLC/WorldCa24819402

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