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Political patronage a newly troubled tradition by Canada. Library of Parliament. Political and Social Affairs Division.

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Published by Library of Parliament in Ottawa .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Patronage, Political -- Canada.

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Statementby Jack Stilborn.
SeriesBackground paper
ContributionsStilborn, Jack.
The Physical Object
Pagination38 p. 28cm.
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21588233M

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