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Geographical names and the United Nations

Geographical names and the United Nations

papers presented by Canada and resolutions adopted at the fifth United Nations Conference on the standardization of geographical names.

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Published by Canadian Permanent Committee on Geographical Names in Ottawa, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Names, Geographical -- Standards -- Congresses,
  • Names, Geographical -- Congresses

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    ContributionsCanadian Permanent Committee on Geographical Names, Comité permanent canadien des noms géographiques, Canada Centre for Mapping, Centre canadien de cartographie
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG104.3"G46"
    The Physical Object
    Pagination v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22143047M
    ISBN 100660547600

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